Archive: Feb 2014

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  • Dugway Family & MWR Newsletter 31 March to 13 April

    Apr 9, 2014

  • ATTENTION: ALL HOUSING AND DORMITORY OCCUPANTS

    Feb 10, 2014

    2014 LEASE RENEWALS The 2014 lease renewals/rental rates will become effective as of 1 Mar 2014. ATTENTION: ALL HOUSING AND DORMITORY OCCUPANTS

  • UTAH JAZZ GAME EVENTS

    Feb 10, 2014

    UTAH JAZZ

  • Linda Vu to offer self-defense training to women of USAG Ansbach Feb. 12

    Feb 10, 2014

    As part of Armed Forces Entertainment's Women's Self-Defense Tour, martial artist and personal trainer Linda Vu is touring Europe this month and is slated to visit U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Feb. 12. Her goal is that of "empowering one woman at a time" through her free, hands-on self-defense seminars.

  • Celebrating Everyday Heroes in Healthcare

    Feb 10, 2014

    Army Nurse Corp Celebration

  • PTM/CMS provides information on particle tracking

    Feb 10, 2014

    ERDC scientists presents webinar on particle tracking.

  • 'Always Ready' command team encourages mentorship through reading

    Feb 10, 2014

    As a command team, they are accustomed to leading and mentoring. When they stand in front of their formations, they can render hundreds of soldiers silent with a single word. Today, they will face a new challenge as they try to mentor a new group-the first grade.

  • Research and education partnership agreement reached between ARL and UMBC

    Feb 12, 2014

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory and the University of Maryland Baltimore County signed a research and education partnership agreement during a ceremony held at the university's administration building in Adelphi, Md., Jan. 14, 2014.

  • AMC leader's visit to research lab gives insight into leap-ahead technologies

    Feb 11, 2014

    Gen. Dennis L. Via, the U.S. Army Materiel Command commanding general, visited the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Feb. 7, 2014, to gain a deeper understanding of the research that is being conducted at the lab in support of Soldiers today, and those who will don the nation's uniform well into the future.

  • Deputy Provost Marshal General (DPMG) receives first star

    Feb 11, 2014

    Brigadier General David P. Glaser has his new rank pinned on by Major General David E. Quantock and Mrs. Glaser.

  • Old Hickory hydropower sparks interest of medical students

    Feb 10, 2014

    Seventeen students from Nashville General Hospital School of Radiology at Murrey Medical College received a hands-on review of principles in electricity when they took an in-depth tour of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District's Old Hickory Lock and Dam.

  • Army recognizes innovative environmental practices, partnerships

    Apr 7, 2014

    One ammunition plant, three installations, and three environmental teams recognized for their outstanding environmental and sustainability program achievements with Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards for fiscal year 2013. The Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards represent the highest honor in the field of environmental science and sustainability conferred by the Army.

  • U.S., African Soldiers train together in Kaiserslautern

    Feb 10, 2014

    Service members from around the world converged on the Kaiserslautern Military Community in Germany, to train international partners from Africa for Central Accord 14 Phase I, Feb. 3-7, 2014.

  • Jungle Survival Photo Story

    Feb 13, 2014

    The Soldiers of Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, had a very interesting training day today. Instructors from the Royal Thai Army, Pratupha Special Forces Training Camp, taught jungle survival skills to the Soldiers of 1-21 Inf. and their RTA counterparts.

  • Lunar New Year volunteers deliver rice, friendship

    Feb 10, 2014

    Soldiers of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan, South Korea, helped celebrate the Lunar New Year by volunteering to deliver rice, ramen and toiletries to the less fortunate in a nearby community, Jan. 28, 2014.

  • Vice chief honors black engineers at 2014 BEYA conference

    Feb 12, 2014

    Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell served as the keynote speaker and presenter for two awards at this year's 9th Annual Stars and Stripes recognition dinner, Feb. 7, 2014, in Washington, D.C.

  • G.I. Joe Marks 50 Years at New York State Military Museum

    Feb 9, 2014

    The G.I. Joe action figure celebrates its 50th anniversary this year and Tearle Ashby of Ballston Lake, N.Y., brought his own collection for display along with those of other collectors to the New York State Military Museum here Feb. 8 to share with hundreds of visitors and G.I. Joe enthusiasts.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Pvt. Matthew Welter, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) shakes hands with U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow, the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) after being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge during an awards ceremony held Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Welter received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Pvt. Justin Stein, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, is presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge by U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow, the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) during an awards ceremony held Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Stein received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Pfc. Charles Melcher, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) is being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge by U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow, the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) during an awards ceremony held Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Melcher received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Pfc. Carlos Jimenez, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) shakes hands with U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,, (left) after being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge during an awards ceremony held Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Jimenez received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Pfc. Elrod Spencer, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) is being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge by U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow, the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) during an awards ceremony held Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Spencer received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Pfc. Cole Coxon, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) shakes hands with U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) after being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge during an awards ceremony held Thu, Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Coxon received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    Spc. Maxwell Winters, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) shakes hands with U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow, the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) after being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge during an awards ceremony held Thu, Feb 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Winters received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    Spc. Kristopher Nichols, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) is being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge by U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow, the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) during an awards ceremony held Thu, Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Nichols received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Sgt. Jarrett McCoy, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) is being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge by U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow, the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) during an awards ceremony held Thu, Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. McCoy received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Spartan February OEF awards ceremony

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Sgt. Jeremy Frazier, Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (right) shakes hands with U.S. Army Lt. Col. Richard Whittingslow, the Commander of the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, (left) after being presented with the Combat Infantryman Badge during an awards ceremony held Thu, Feb. 6 at Forward Operating Base Lightning, Afghanistan. Frazier received the award for actively participating in a ground combat operation Nov 16.

  • Coordination centers fortify Afghan security

    Feb 15, 2014

    "We wear many uniforms in here, but we have one war. I am army, but I am also police, and my deputy, he is police but he is also army."

  • Soldiers see Russian history at Sochi Opening Ceremony

    Feb 10, 2014

    Soldiers from the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program and Army National Guard witnessed a dazzling exhibition of Russian history during the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.

  • Sister services combine to care

    Nov 30, -0001

    Big brothers and sisters come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, characters and complexions. Turns out they also come in all U.S. services and duty uniforms; in Romania at least, brothers and sisters in arms also serve as surrogate "brothers and sisters" for children who need them.

  • 101st command team returns to Campbell

    Feb 10, 2014

    Members of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) command group returned to Fort Campbell, Ky., Feb. 7, following a 12-month tour in Afghanistan.

  • Fort A.P. Hill adds two new security guards

    May 9, 2014

    Two new security guards joined the garrison's front line of defense today when they graduated from the Security Guard Academy here. Brandon W. Crabtree and Adrian R. Hamm III completed the challenging six-week academy that included pepper spray training, hands-on defensive tactics, handcuffing, baton training and active shooter techniques.

  • Fort Wainwright Police officers hone skills to nab intoxicated drivers

    Feb 7, 2014

    Getting drivers who are under the influence of alcohol off the road has long been a priority for law enforcement professionals throughout the nation.

  • DoD grant aids US Army Corps of Engineers push to cut installation energy bills

    Nov 30, -0001

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, has received a $1.22 million grant from the Department of Defense to develop a new analytic tool to help cut energy consumption at military installations worldwide. The grant, awarded Dec. 31, is from a program that identifies and demonstrates promising technology then helps transfer it into daily use.

  • Team recognized for a job well done

    Feb 10, 2014

    Before departing the Army Materiel Command, Maj. Gen. Darrell Williams stopped by the Army Contracting Command�'s AMC Contracting Support Element Team to recognize the staff members for a job well done.

  • Spotlight on ... Willie Brazile

    Feb 10, 2014

    Spotlight on… Willie Brazile Army Contracting Command deputy chief of staff, Installations and Logistics G-4 Redstone Arsenal, Ala.

  • Force management officer works range of projects as MITRE fellow

    Feb 11, 2014

    Lt. Col. Luis Solano, the Army's first fellow with the non-profit MITRE Corporation, is working on an array of projects to enhance his perspective on analyzing programs, decision making, and finding solutions.

  • Spring Training with the Troops visits the Advanced Airborne School

    Feb 7, 2014

    FORT BRAGG, N.C.-- By Feb. 16, spring training will be in full swing for Major League Baseball. Paratroopers of the 82nd Airborne Division's 2nd Brigade, however, got their own version during the Spring Training with the Troops event held this week on Fort Bragg. More than a dozen current and former professional baseball players joined with members of the Fox Sports Girls to visit service members from all over Fort Bragg and their families. Events throughout the week included physical training with various units around post and a youth camp for family members.

  • Old Guard Trains at NTC

    Feb 7, 2014

    Soldiers assigned to Delta Company, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) returned from a month long deployment at the National Training Center [NTC] on Fort Irwin, Calif., Feb. 5-6, as part of a joint mission with 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team (SBCT), 2nd Infantry Division from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

  • Assisting security in the Nation's Capital

    Feb 11, 2014

    Keeping up to date on the mission and capabilities of the Joint Force Headquarters - National Capital Region and the U.S. Army Military District of Washington (JFHQ-NCR/MDW) was the goal of Army Vice Chief of Staff, Gen. John F. Campbell, during his visit to the command's headquarters at Fort Lesley J. McNair.

  • Dinwiddie native becomes senior CASCOM NCO

    Feb 7, 2014

    The U.S. Army Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee welcomed Command Sgt. Maj. Terry E. Parham, Sr., as the command�'s top noncommissioned officer during an assumption of responsibility ceremony Feb. 7.

  • Greywolf troops battle for NCO, Soldier of the Quarter

    Nov 30, -0001

    The 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division held the Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier of the Quarter Board to test the top NCOs and soldiers from the brigade.

  • Mountain Division assumes command in Afghanistan

    Feb 7, 2014

    The 10th Mountain Division, from Fort Drum, N.Y., assumed command of Regional Command -- East from the 101st Airborne Division, from Fort Campbell, Ky., during a Transfer-of-Authority ceremony Feb. 6, at Bagram Airfield.

  • Chief of chaplains speaks at Vicenza prayer breakfast

    Feb 11, 2014

    Chief of Chaplains, Maj. Gen. Donald L. Rutherford, spoke to Vicenza Military Community members during the annual prayer breakfast Feb. 7.

  • A Family Bond

    Feb 7, 2014

    Two Majors, two fathers deployed to Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan stay connected with their families with a simple rather fun exercise. Includes sound bites from Maj. William Laase, Brigade Logistics Officer, Task Force Lifeliner. Hometown: Tuftonboro, N.H. and Maj. Erik Spicer, Brigade Chaplain, Task Force Lifeliner. Hometown:Tulsa, Okla. Also available in high definition.

  • What Makes Me Strong: Master Sgt. Harry Slone

    Feb 7, 2014

    International Security Assistance Force - Regional Command (South) proudly presents the "What Makes Me Strong" campaign. Each episode highlights a service member deployed to the ISAF - RC(S) area of operation in Afghanistan. Learn what motivates the men and women of ISAF RC(S). This episode features U.S. Army Master Sgt. Harry Slone, a Master Chaplain Assistant assigned to the 4th Infantry Division and ISAF Regional Command (South).

  • Religious Accommodation in the Armed Services

    Nov 30, -0001

    On 29 January, 2014, leadership from the Army, Navy, and Air Force testified in front of the House Armed Services Committee's Subcommittee on Military Personnel regarding Religious Accommodations in the Armed Services. Witnesses included Rear Admiral Upper Half Mark L. Tidd, Chief of Navy Chaplains, U.S. Navy; Chaplain Brigadier General Charles R. Bailey, Deputy Chief of Chaplains, U.S. Army; Brigadier General Bobby Page, Deputy Chief of Chaplains, U.S. Air Force; Ms. Virginia Penrod Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Military Personnel Policy, Department of Defense; and Rev. James B. Magness, Bishop Suffragan of the Armed Forces and Federal Ministries, Washington National Cathedral.

  • 11th Signal Brigade Strong Bonds

    Nov 30, -0001

    Seventeen families from the 62nd Expeditionary Signal Battalion, 11th Signal Brigade, spent the weekend of Jan. 24-26 at the Lakeway Resort and Spa in Austin, Texas, as part of the unit's Strong Bond program.

  • Army trains at Starbase Academy

    Feb 7, 2014

    Chief Warrant Officer 2 Paul Craig, Company C, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, talks about a day in the life of an Army Helicopter pilot to two students at the Starbase Academy on Hunter Army Airfield Feb. 6. The Starbase Academy gives students "hands-on, minds-on" training in science, technology, engineering and math using common core curriculum that meets or exceeds national standards. (Photo by Chief Warrant Officer 2 LaQuinsa Askew, 3rd CAB Public Affairs)

  • Col. George H. Sharpe appointed Army of the Potomac's intelligence chief, Feb. 11, 1863

    Feb 21, 2014

    During the first two bloody days of fighting in the decisive battle of Gettysburg, General Robert E. Lee's Confederate forces battered General George G. Meade's Army of the Potomac. Shortly after nightfall on the second day, General Meade assembled a Council of War. The primary question was whether the Army of the Potomac should remain at Gettysburg or fall back to a position closer to its supply base. After little debate, Meade and his Corps commanders unanimously agreed to stay and fight a defensive action the third day. The result was both a tactical victory, as an exhausted Confederate army retreated from Union territory and a strategic victory as it renewed northern support for continuing the war.

  • Odierno, Ravens Coach Harbaugh visit troops in southern Afghanistan

    Feb 10, 2014

    Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno visited southern Afghanistan, Feb. 6-7, 2014, and met with deployed service members and received Regional Command (South) mission updates.

  • Northern Regional Medical Command strives for safety excellence at military treatment facilities

    Feb 7, 2014

    Workplace safety is critical for organizations across the Army. However, safety in a medical environment is especially important to ensure that employees and patients are protected from a variety of serious hazards common to clinical operations.

  • 18th Military Police Soldiers receive warm welcome home in Sembach

    Feb 7, 2014

    Laughter, tears, hugs and squeals filled the Sembach Fitness Center as Family members welcomed home Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Company 18th Military Police Brigade during a redeployment ceremony Feb. 3.

  • AMC and ASA(ALT) leaders visit Detroit Arsenal

    Feb 7, 2014

  • 'Vote for Fogt' campaign wins social media poll

    Feb 10, 2014

    While U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program Capt. Chris Fogt won in online polling, six-time Olympian Todd Lodwick of Steamboat Springs, Colo., will carry the Stars & Stripes into Fisht Olympic Stadium during tonight's Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

  • A calculated victory

    Feb 7, 2014

    Middle schoolers take first place in math competition

  • Veterans attend school museum opening in Korea

    Feb 10, 2014

    Veterans from the California National Guard's 40th Infantry Division returned to the school they helped to build in Gapyeong, South Korea, for the opening of a museum, Feb. 7, 2014, that chronicles the 62-year relationship between the school and the division.

  • U.S. Army Europe command sergeant major hosts training conference for senior enlisted leaders

    Feb 7, 2014

    U.S. Army Europe Senior Enlisted Advisor, Command Sgt. Maj. David S. Davenport Sr., hosted approximately 50 senior enlisted leaders from throughout USAREUR at the 7th Army Noncommissioned Officer Academy in Grafenwoehr, Feb. 6-7, 2014, at the 2014 USAREUR Command Sergeants Major Training Conference.

  • Test from Sochi, Russia

    Feb 7, 2014

    This is a test for CORE from Sochi, Russia. Not for publication

  • Combined Forces Command representatives visit 1st Signal Brigade

    Feb 9, 2014

    Representatives of Combined Forces Command's Combined Staff Command, Control and Communications Systems Office, including ROKA Brig. Gen Song Kyung-ho, assistant chief of staff and Col. Choi Nag-jung, chief of plans and operations division visited the 1st Signal Brigade on Jan 24.

  • CID warns scam website similar to legitimate benefits website

    Feb 10, 2014

    The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command wants to clarify a press release that was issued Feb. 6, 2014, to help avoid any possible confusion regarding a false website and the official U.S. Army benefits website for former and current service members.

  • Division Soldiers battle harsh conditions during Mountain Winter Challenge

    Feb 7, 2014

    Amidst temperatures as low as 16 degrees below zero with wind chill, 27 three-man teams from across the 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), and Fort Drum, N.Y., competed Jan. 28-30, 2014, in this year's Mountain Winter Challenge.

  • FORSCOM commander speaks on leader development

    Nov 30, -0001

    Commanders and command sergeants major gathered Feb. 5 to attend a forum led by United States Army Forces Command commanding general Gen. Daniel B. Allyn.

  • Artillery, air crews execute HI-RAIN joint exercise

    Feb 10, 2014

    Since June 2013, 17th Fires Brigade, 62nd Airlift Wing, 446th Airlift Wing and JBLM, have planned and rehearsed the forcible entry capability of the C-17 Globemaster and HIMARS launcher as an operational and strategic strike package. To date, they have successfully completed more than nine missions.

  • Spring Training with the Troops visits the Advanced Airborne School

    Feb 10, 2014

    On February 6th, current and former Major League Baseball players and members of the Fox Sports Girls visited with Paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division and jumped from the division's Advanced Airborne School's 34-foot tower.

  • Warhawks train new gunners prior to deployment

    Nov 30, -0001

    More than 30 soldiers from the 2-158th Assault Helicopter Battalion, 16th Combat Aviation Brigade qualified as UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter door gunners after a two-week certification course.

  • 7th ID has new leadership

    Nov 30, -0001

    On a day cold enough to snow, sentiments of the outgoing 7th Infantry Division commanding general and his incoming counterpart were a warm welcome to the packed audience in a helicopter hangar at Gray Army Airfield Feb. 4.

  • I Corps changes hands

    Nov 30, -0001

    Service members assigned to I Corps bid farewell to one commander and welcomed another during a ceremony on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Feb. 6.

  • Spartans hone Arctic warrior skills during winter FTX

    Nov 30, -0001

    Paratroopers with the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, along with various units and enablers from across Alaska worked together to demonstrate their unique ability to carry out combat, as well as safety and security operations while operating in an Arctic environment during their winter field training exercise Jan. 28 through Feb. 5, 2014, at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.

  • Tripler celebrates Flag Illumination

    Feb 7, 2014

  • Sagami Depot employee dominates as karate champion off the clock

    Feb 18, 2014

    Risa Sudo, a master labor contract employee assigned to the 403rd Army Field Support Battalion-Northeast Asia at Sagami General Depot in Japan, has been studying karate for 14 years and won a tournament in Poland in November 2013.

  • 3rd BCT, 1st Cav verifies signal equipment

    Feb 8, 2014

    The 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, conducted a validation of all their High Capacity Line of Sight teams Jan. 27 at Fort Hood, Texas.The week long exercise enabled the teams to get more familiar with their HCLOS systems and ensure the equipment is mission ready.

  • Army Chief of Staff visits National Training Center

    Feb 6, 2014

    The Army's highest ranking general visited with Soldiers and various unit leaders at the National Training Center during a trip to the high desert, Jan. 30. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno met with NTC and Fort Irwin commander Maj. Gen. Ted Martin, Operations Group officers, and leadership of the 3-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 7th Infantry Division - which wrapped up a four-week training rotation at the NTC.

  • Alabama legislators honor military members, veterans

    Feb 6, 2014

    Alabama legislators paid homage to the state's military presence Thursday, declaring Feb. 6, 2014 to be "Military Appreciation Day."

  • Tripler Celebrates the 113th Army Nurse Corps Birthday

    Feb 6, 2014

  • 75th Ranger Regiment task force training

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Rangers assigned to 2nd Platoon, Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, move toward a rally point after finishing an exercise during Task Force Training on Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014. Rangers are constantly training to maintain the highest level of tactical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Steven Hitchcock/Released)

  • 75th Ranger Regiment task force training

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Rangers assigned to 2nd Platoon, Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, maneuver in an M1078 Light Medium Tactical Vehicle (LMTV) during Task Force Training on Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Jan. 26, 2014. Rangers are constantly training to maintain the highest level of tactical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Steven Hitchcock/Released)

  • 75th Ranger Regiment task force training

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Rangers, assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, bound into position during Task Force Training on Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014. Rangers constantly train to maintain their tactical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Steven Hitchcock/Released)

  • 75th Ranger Regiment task force training

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Rangers, assigned to 2nd Platoon, Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, infiltrate an objective on foot during Task Force Training on Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014. Rangers are constantly training to maintain the highest level of tactical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Steven Hitchcock/Released)

  • 75th Ranger Regiment task force training

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Ranger, assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, resolves a weapon malfunction during Task Force Training on Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014. Rangers constantly train to maintain their tactical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Steven Hitchcock/Not Reviewed)

  • 75th Ranger Regiment task force training

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Rangers, assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, prepare for extraction from their objective during Task Force Training on Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014. Rangers constantly train to maintain their tactical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Steven Hitchcock/Released

  • Rangers throw grenades on demo range

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Rangers from Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, throw hand grenades during a demo range at Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Feb. 3, 2014. Rangers are constantly training to maintain the highest level of technical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/Released)

  • Rangers throw grenades on demo range

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Rangers from Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, throw hand grenades during a demo range at Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Feb. 3, 2014. Rangers are constantly training to maintain the highest level of technical proficiency. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Teddy Wade/Released)

  • Holiday highway safety checks leads to safe travel at Fort Bragg

    Nov 30, -0001

    The Fort Bragg Law Enforcement Center conducted three traffic safety compliance checks during December 2013 to scan vehicles as they came through, resulting in police catching 93 total traffic-related violations.

  • Units hold WMD exercise at Fort Irwin, National Training Center

    Feb 6, 2014

    FORT IRWIN, Calif. -- Tucked in among the mountains, rock and desert landscape of the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Ca., instruction continues to challenge members of America�'s armed forces and that of its partner nations. Already well known for the realism included in training scenarios and the austere environment that greets new arrivals, the center added a new wrinkle Jan. 31 -- by introducing the ability to test units on dealing with weapons of mass destruction and prevent, among other things, their use and proliferation.

  • AT&T Pro-Am Military Appreciation Day 2014

    Feb 6, 2014

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - Wednesday, Feb. 5, was Military Appreciation Day at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, one of the most popular stops on the national PGA tour. During the day, POM and DLI service members received free admission and special access to one of the week's highlights, the traditional 3M Celebrity Challenge.

  • FORSCOM unit takes annual SECDEF maintenance award

    Feb 6, 2014

    A FORSCOM unit was named the winner of the Annual Secretary of Defense "Phoenix" Award for excellence in unit or field-level maintenance! Representatives of Delta Company, 3rd General Support Aviation Battalion, 82nd Aviation Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, from Fort Bragg, N.C., were presented with the unit award during a ceremony, Feb. 5, in the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon.

  • More to post museum than meets the eye

    Feb 6, 2014

    The artifacts on display at the Fort Leonard Wood museum are literally the tip of the iceberg compared to the entire collection.

  • DA POST certification enters second phase

    Feb 6, 2014

    Fort Leonard Wood has been chosen to develop the Department of the Army wide Military Police Peace Officer Standards and Training program.

  • Wounded K-9 team returns home

    Feb 6, 2014

    A specialized search dog handler and his canine partner, both recovering from gunshot wounds during a battle in Afghanistan, returned home to Fort Leonard Wood Friday, greeted by their unit comrades of the 4th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade.

  • Army civilian gives another the gift of life

    Feb 6, 2014

    Sharon Adams, an Army civilian, last year got a lesson in the meaning of the phrase "Army family," when a co-worker offered to help save her life through the donation of his kidney.

  • Training live: Devil brigade paratroopers prepare for stresses of combat at JRTC

    Feb 6, 2014

  • AMC commander tours research center

    Feb 6, 2014

    The Army Materiel Command's commander Gen. Dennis Via toured the Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center in November. AMRDEC personnel provided Via with briefings highlighting core technical competencies and projects, ranging from rapid equipping efforts impacting Soldiers today to science and technology programs laying the foundation for the next decades.

  • Hawaiian Islands COLA Survey Open Now

    Feb 7, 2014

    Your time is now to provide input into how much extra cash goes into your pocket. Any service member who does not reside in the barracks and is assigned to duty in the State of Hawaii as his or her permanent duty station for at least 3 months, should take the Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) survey. The survey is available now and remain until February 28, 2014 at the following link: https://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/site/lps-hawaii.cfm

  • Engineers support Jungle Operations Training Center

    Feb 6, 2014

    Engineering soldiers with the 643rd Engineer Company (Vertical Construction), 84th Engineer Battalion, constructed six huts Jan. 22-29 in remote areas throughout the Kahuku Training Area Command in support of the 25th Infantry Division's Jungle Operations Training Center.

  • Rakkasans field test new equipment

    Feb 6, 2014

    FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. - Soldiers throughout the 3rd Brigade Combat Team "Rakkasans," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) took part in a Brigade wide new equipment fielding exercise here which started Jan. 6 and ended Jan. 29. "We are out here fielding this equipment to not only work out the kinks but to also get better hands on training for everyone," said 1st Lt. Eric Williams, the Capability Set 2013 Planner assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd BCT, 101st Abn. Div. "This took the entire Brigade's effort to train up to this event as well as field the equipment." The Capability Set 2013 program is a communication system that not only allows Soldiers to use hand held devices to update locations and view maps, but to also combine that with an advanced radio network so that commanders can visually see where each Soldier is as well as communicate with that Soldier throughout the battlefield.

  • Fort Rucker fitness centers offer motivational run, walk program

    Feb 6, 2014

    Of the many fitness programs offered on post, one free program that has been around for a while is just starting to pick up traction.

  • Scientists at Georgia Tech make discovery that has potential to influence studies in self-healing ma

    Feb 6, 2014

    U.S. Army sponsored researchers at Georgia Tech have discovered a process for simultaneously storing and dissipating energy within structures that could lead to design rules for new types of active, reconfigurable materials for structural morphing, vibration attenuation and dynamic load mitigation.

  • Dermatology consult services coming to Lyster

    Feb 6, 2014

    In an effort to improve the patient experience, Lyster Army Health Clinic will soon offer dermatology consults.

  • Valentine's Day: Something for everyone

    Feb 6, 2014

    Celebrating Valentine's Day isn't just for newlyweds, shy high school students and new couples in the mushy stage of love -- everyone can board the love train because Fort Rucker has numerous activities planned for everyone in love, whether that love is for mom and dad, husband and wife, or friends.

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