Archive: Jun 2014

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  • Website offers new, improved classified ads section

    Jun 23, 2014

    A new and improved classified ads section is now up and running at the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Official Homepage. The section is the newest addition to the ever-expanding Ansbach Connection, which is a user-driven information hub on the USAG Ansbach website that features blogs, a community calendar, town hall feedback and, soon, a new chat feature.

  • ARIBO drives acceptance of automated vehicles at SmartAmerica Challenge

    Jun 18, 2014

    The advent of automated vehicles is accelerating a new market as successful pilots in semi-controlled operational environments, including Department of Defense (DoD) military bases, are increasing user acceptance and understanding of the technology.

  • Special Forces - A Smaller Footprint

    Nov 30, -0001

    Experts at a conference on special operations forces in Tampa make the case for special forces operators, globally networked across nations as a cost-effective solution to threats, like terrorism, extremism and hostile neighbors. Features soundbites from Vice-Admiral Sean Pybus, Commander, NATO Special Forces Headquarters and Stu Bradin, CEO Global SOF Foundation and footage from a multi-national live exercise in Tampa, Florida. Also available in high definition.

  • Soldier tours 9/11 Museum to revisit day that changed his life

    Jun 18, 2014

    West Point, New York -- As he stepped onto the streets of Manhattan, Isaac Rios found himself in New York City for the first time in years-- before the world-shattering event of 9/11. The Brooklyn native-- Coney Island, to be exact-- joined about 130 fellow Soldiers, Marines and Veterans, all a part of the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials, in a trip on June 14 to The National September 11 Memorial Museum. The visit, which coincided with the Army birthday, brought back memories that are never too far from the surface for Rios anyway.

  • Training dedication

    Nov 30, -0001

    Sappers from the 365th Engineer Company take part in HELO cast training, training which is dedicated to the memory of Staff Sgt. Mark A. Scialdo, June 14, 2014, in Cape Coral, Florida.

  • Afghanistan injuries doesn't stop Solider

    Jun 18, 2014

    "Afghanistan didn't beat me. I still matter," said Sgt. 1st class Kevin Holland, Warrior Transition Battalion, Fort Benning, Georgia. He may have been hurt overseas, but he will not let it stop him living his life.

  • About TARDEC

    Jun 18, 2014

    The U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) develops, integrates and sustains the right technology solutions for all manned and unmanned DoD ground vehicle systems (GVS) and combat service support (CSS) equipment to improve Current Force effectiveness and provide superior capabilities for the Future Force.

  • Army captures six of eight shooting Gold Medals at 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials; two go to Trescott

    Jun 19, 2014

    Twenty air pistol shooters from Army, Air Force and Marines lined up at Tronsrue Marksmanship Center at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York, at the site of the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials.

  • Staff Sgt. Williams tries to block her competitor during the 2014 Army Warrior Trials

    Jun 18, 2014

  • US Army major graduates from Kuwaiti command and staff college

    Nov 30, -0001

    Among a crowd of foreign military personnel wearing a multitude of different hats and uniforms, one U.S. Army officer, Maj. Robert Bonham, graduated from the Mubarak Al-Abdullah Joint Command and Staff College today. Bonham, a native of Shalersville, Ohio, participated in the U.S. Army's Schools of Other Nations program to further his career as an Army officer.

  • 19th BCD hosts change of command ceremony

    Jun 23, 2014

    Col. Steven L. Hite relinquished command of the 19th Battlefield Coordination Detachment to Col. Richard P. Ullian during a change of command ceremony at the Officer's Club on Ramstein Airbase June 18.

  • Army's Birthday in Kabul

    Jun 18, 2014

    Kabul, Afghanistan- Soldiers currently stationed at the New Kabul Compound in Afghanistan, participated in the traditional cake cutting during the Army's 239th Birthday ceremony, June 14, 2014. Among the Soldiers participating in the ceremony were US Col. Robert Morschauser, VXIII Airborne Corps and US Forces-Afghanistan Chief of Staff, Sgt. 1st Class John G. Slocum, a member of the US Army Reserve, currently performing duty at the NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan and Pfc. Mark A. Beck, assigned to C Company 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment. As we celebrate 239 Years of Our Profession, the Army continues to demonstrate its competence, its commitment, and its character in defense of our nation.

  • Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Sgt. 1st Class Paul Q. Glenn

    Jun 18, 2014

    Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Sgt. 1st Class Paul Q. Glenn

  • From Benjamin Franklin to Watervliet, the spirit of volunteerism is alive and well

    Jun 20, 2014

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL -- Every day in America, a life is saved or made better by the men and women who, like the arsenal firefighters, give freely of their time and experience to make their communities better by being a volunteer firefighter.

  • New Army careers begin on Army's 239th Birthday

    Jun 18, 2014

    Twenty young American's raised their hands and became Soldiers during a ceremony held at Phillies Citizens Bank Park Stadium shortly before the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs, 7 to 4, in Philadelphia, June 14, 2014.

  • Fort Bragg range maintenance teams make training possible

    Jul 21, 2014

    As Soldiers form-up for morning PT, another group of tanned and tireless workers meet at Fort Bragg Range Control to gather their equipment and supplies for the day. By the time Soldiers leave to conduct personal hygiene, that same weather-worn crew is already at the first assigned range, making sure it's ready for Soldiers to train.

  • Guns Battalion gives and receives cultural experience

    Jun 17, 2014

    YANGJU, South Korea -- One of the most rewarding experiences a person can have is being able to help others. Sometimes, it can be something simple as talking to kids in your own language.

  • MEDDAC-Japan welcomes new commander

    Jun 19, 2014

    CAMP ZAMA, Japan (June, 18 2014) -- U.S. Army Medical Department Activity- Japan welcomed their new commander during a change of command ceremony June 17 on Yano Field behind the Yano Fitness Center, here.

  • Army's new safety director spends last day at SMDC talking safety

    Jun 18, 2014

    In a twist of dates, the new director of Army safety departed his old job on Safety Stand-Down Day for SMDC.

  • The Patriot Brigade Combat Team celebrated the Army birthday by participating in a post run on Jun 1

    Jun 17, 2014

    The Patriot Brigade Combat Team celebrated the Army birthday by participating in a post run on Jun 13, 2014.

  • Army Maj. Gen. Jimmie O. Keenan, center, commanding general of the Southern Regional Medical Command

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Transition success starts with Army Career Alumni Program

    Jun 17, 2014

    Transitioning from the military can be both scary and confusing for military members and their Families. It was no different for my Family when we transitioned to civilian life in 2003.

  • 11th Engineers vital to combined arms support

    Jun 17, 2014

    From building roads and bridges to conducting rescue missions, the 11th Engineer Battalion is responsible for a variety of operations vital to the Army's overall mission, the unit's commander said.

  • Maj. Gen. Keenan accepts thank you from SAUSHEC

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Wind turbine device could save thousands

    Jun 17, 2014

    A new technology could provide Fort Benning with thousands of dollars per year in energy savings, according to Directorate of Public Works officials.

  • Making the grade: 1st Inf. Div. medical, dental Soldiers go for EFMBs

    Jun 20, 2014

    One hundred thirty-nine Soldiers from Fort Riley, the 1st Infantry Division and beyond recently tested their mettle on Fort Riley's training areas in the name of earning the most prestigious medical badge in the Army -- the Expert Field Medical Badge.

  • Carson crowns best warriors

    Sep 29, 2014

    Sgt. Ruth Hanks and Cpl. Zachary Bandli rose above their peers to claim the title of noncommissioned officer and Soldier of the year, respectively, during the Fort Carson Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier of the Year Best Warrior Competition, June 2-6.

  • Maneuver Center crowns best warriors

    Jun 17, 2014

    The Maneuver Center of Excellence recognized four of Fort Benning's best June 16, as the MCoE Platoon Sergeant of the Year, Drill Sergeant of the Year, Soldier of the Year and NCO of the Year were all honored during an awards ceremony.

  • Army Team A huddles with coach before the game open against the Air Force at the Warrior Games

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Honoring Sky Soldiers: 173rd Airborne Brigade unveils 13 names on monument

    Jun 17, 2014

    Soldiers, veterans and Family members of the 173rd Airborne Brigade came together with members of the Fort Benning community June 14 to honor 13 fallen Sky Soldiers.

  • Master Sgt. Hendrix wins the battle for the ball at Wheelchair Basketball at Warrior Trials

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Organization delivers Girl Scout cookies to Soldiers

    Jun 17, 2014

    Fort Benning Soldiers received a truckload of sweets June 11, courtesy of Girl Scouts of America and the Hugs for Soldiers organization.

  • Don't delay hurricane preparation

    Jun 17, 2014

    With hurricane season under way, installation operations officials said Families shouldn't delay in preparing for an emergency.

  • Leaders: Network, cyber key to Force 2025

    Jun 18, 2014

    Networks and cyber are "the commander's business" today -- and will be fundamental to executing the vision of Force 2025, Army senior leaders said.

  • Engineers' Team B defeats 14th CSH

    Jun 17, 2014

    Team B of the 11th Engineer Battalion defeated 14th Combat Support Hospital 16-7 during a Commander's Cup intramural softball game June 16 at Gowdy Field.

  • A Fighter's Sport: Army A Team Sweeps Preliminaries at 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials

    Jun 17, 2014

    West Point, New York--Cheers from Gillis Field House's multi-purpose stadium reached the parking lot as Army and Air Force squared off at the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials wheelchair basketball preliminaries last night (June 16). Screams of support and chants from both sides hovered over the players in a constant din as Army Green won with a 30-10 point lead.

  • Doughboys look for next gridiron greats

    Jun 17, 2014

    Want to try out for the 2014 Fort Benning Doughboys football team? Well, it's not too late.

  • Vanguard Brigade runs in 3rd ID's 239th Army Birthday run

    Nov 30, -0001

    Command Sgt. Maj. Alan Hummel (left center) and Col. Thomas Gukeisen (center), command team for the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, serve a piece of cake after the division run to commemorate the Army's 239th birthday June 13, 2014, on Fort Stewart, Ga. The Vanguard Dining Facility's cake was chosen in an installation-wide competition to serve after the run. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Elvis Umanzor, 4th IBCT, 3rd ID, Public Affairs)

  • Vanguard Brigade runs in 3rd ID's 239th Army Birthday run

    Nov 30, -0001

    Rocky, the 3rd Infantry Division mascot, waves to the troops at the end of the 3rd Infantry Division Army Birthday Run on Trent Field, Fort Stewart, Ga., June 13, 2014. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Elvis Umanzor, 4th IBCT, 3rd ID, Public Affairs)

  • Vanguard Brigade runs in 3rd ID's 239th Army Birthday run

    Nov 30, -0001

    Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey Feliciano, a platoon sergeant with Company C, 703rd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, and Sandra Hummel, wife of Command Sgt. Maj. Alan Hummel, the senior enlisted advisor for 4th IBCT, cheer on the Vanguard Brigade and other "Dog Face" soldiers with a homemade poster during the division run on Fort Stewart, Ga., June 13, 2014. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Elvis Umanzor, 4th IBCT, 3rd ID, Public Affairs)

  • Vanguard Brigade runs in 3rd ID's 239th Army Birthday run

    Nov 30, -0001

    Spc. Blake Reyna, a cavalry scout with Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 6th Squadron, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, and a native of Virginia Beach, Va., carries the HHT guidon during a division run on Fort Stewart, Ga., June 13, 2014. The division run commemorated the Army's 239th birthday. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Elvis Umanzor, 4th IBCT, 3rd ID, Public Affairs)

  • Vanguard Brigade runs in 3rd ID's 239th Army Birthday run

    Nov 30, -0001

    Command Sgt. Maj. Alan Hummel (left center) and Col. Thomas Gukeisen (center) lead the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, known as the Vanguard Brigade, of 3rd Infantry Division, during the Army Birthday run June 13, 2014, on Fort Stewart, Ga. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Elvis Umanzor, 4th IBCT, 3rd ID, Public Affairs)

  • Benefits include training, job satisfaction

    Jun 17, 2014

    Tired of being an "armchair quarterback?" Do you like having or making a positive impact on young athletes? Are you a good motivator and problem solver with sound organizational and people skills? Are you community service-minded? Are you technically proficient in a sport?

  • Cycling coach ensures cyclists are ready to leave their check point at the 2014 Warrior Trials

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Commentary: 2-minute warning

    Jun 17, 2014

    It only took 32 seconds for the U.S. soccer team to jump out in front of Ghana in the 2014 FIFA World Cup at Arena das Dunas in Natal, Brazil, as the U.S. held on to win 2-1 to avenge two previous years' ousters to Ghana.

  • West Point Shooting Coaches in awe of Warrior Spirit

    Jun 17, 2014

    Ron Wigger coached the U.S. Military Academy rifle team to a national championship in 2005. But he was subjected to an entirely new experience during the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials at West Point, N.Y.

  • West Point community members cheer on cyclist during the 2014 Warrior Trials

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Retired Army Sgt. Matthew Spang, Colorado Springs, Colo., sets a ball during the sitting volleyball

    Jun 17, 2014

    Retired Army Sgt. Matthew Spang, Colorado Springs, Colo., sets a ball during the sitting volleyball competition at the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials, U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y., where more than 100 wounded, ill and injured service members and Veterans from across the United States are competing in archery, basketball, cycling, track and field, swimming, shooting, sitting volleyball and wheelchair basketball. The Army Green team beat the Marines team in the first round of competition, and will be playing in the championship game against the Air Force team June 18. Army Warrior Trials, June 15-19, are hosted by Warrior Transition Command, and includes athletes with spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, visual impairment, serious illnesses and amputations. Army Trials help determine athletes who will represent Team Army at the Warrior Games, Sep 28 - Oct 4, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army photo by Suzie Ovel)

  • Opportunities abound for those summer days

    Jun 17, 2014

    Summertime presents opportunities for travel, vacation and relaxation - which means it's time to find a fun location with discounts and good deals, while maintaining a budget.

  • USARPAC celebrates Army's 239th birthday during Pacific Theater Army Week

    Jun 20, 2014

    The U.S. Army Pacific celebrated the Army's 239th birthday with Pacific Theater Army Week, a series of command and community events across the Pacific region culminating with a formal birthday commemoration June 9 through 13.

  • The Army Green team huddles during the sitting volleyball competition

    Jun 17, 2014

    The Army Green team huddles during the sitting volleyball competition at the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y., where more than 100 wounded, ill and injured service members and Veterans from across the United States are competing in archery, basketball, cycling, track and field, swimming, shooting, sitting volleyball and wheelchair basketball. The Army Green team beat the Marines team in the first round of competition, and will be playing in the championship game against the Air Force team June 18. Army Warrior Trials, June 15-19, are hosted by Warrior Transition Command, and includes athletes with spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, visual impairment, serious illnesses and amputations. Army Trials help determine athletes who will represent Team Army at the Warrior Games, Sep 28 - Oct 4, Colorado Springs, Colo. (U.S. Army Photo by Suzanne Ovel)

  • Vanguard combat medic shows confidence, competence through medical badge testing

    Jun 17, 2014

    Rava was one of the 16 total candidates to successfully complete the EFMB testing. He was also one of two successful candidates of 4th IBCT and the only remaining candidate from his EFMB platoon.

  • Army athletes line up their recumbent bikes before the start of the Warrior Trials

    Jun 17, 2014

  • How to report a crime to Army CID: '1-844-ARMY- CID' released

    Jun 18, 2014

    The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command, commonly known as CID, continues its campaign to combat crime in the Army by adding a new toll-free telephone number, 1-844-ARMY-CID (844-276-9243), designed to be easy to remember allowing Soldiers, civilians and family members to report a crime 24/7.

  • Air Force Veteran Pinney adjusts his recumbent bike before the 2014 Warrior Trials

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Staff Sgt. Smith exemplifeied resilience at the 2014 Warrior Trials

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Throwing for Gold: Seasoned field athletes and rookies come together to train in shot put and discus

    Jun 17, 2014

    Athletes gathered in the Gillis Field House for their third day of discus and shot put practice. It is almost difficult to tell who the official field coaches are, as a number of the seasoned athletes took time out of their practice to guide the many newcomers through the training.

  • "You may be Wounded, Ill or Injured but You're not Defeated," Tandem Cyclist Says

    Jun 17, 2014

    Army, Air Force and Marines screamed each time retired Staff Sergeant Sean Johnson and Sergeant First Class Brian Mathis' bike swung around the curve of the race route and back down out of sight. In those moments, uniform was insignificant. Injury was inconsequential. "Go Tandem!" chanted the crowd as Johnson and Sgt. 1st Class Mathis crossed the finish line. Johnson, the Army's first 100 percent blind cyclist, completed the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials race in just over one hour.

  • For some at APG, every day is Father's Day

    Jun 17, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Gaining a career you aspired for is a special achievement. Having a father to share it with on the job can make it even more special. As a salute to Father's Day -- this Sunday, June 15 - here's a look at two father-daughter relationships that thrive happily on Aberdeen Proving Ground.

  • Staff Sgt. Vester Hasson keeps score for the sitting volleyball competition

    Jun 17, 2014

    Staff Sgt. Vester Hasson keeps score for the sitting volleyball competition at the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y., June 15, 2014. Hasson is assigned to the Fort Carson, Colo. Warrior Transition Unit and is from Springville, Utah. The event is hosted by the Warrior Transition Command and includes athletes from the Army, Marines and Air Force facing off in archery, basketball, cycling, track and field, swimming, shooting, sitting volleyball and wheelchair basketball. Participants in the trials include athletes with spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, visual impairment, serious illnesses and amputations. (U.S. Army photo by Suzanne Ovel, Madigan Army Medical Center Public Affairs)

  • APG soldier highlighted in OEF film

    Jun 17, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - An Aberdeen Proving Ground Soldier is featured in a recently-released film containing 100 percent real and raw battlefield footage taken in the most violent part of Afghanistan. The film, "The Hornet's Nest," is the product of two journalists -- Mike and Carlos Boettcher, a father and son - who were embedded with 1-33 Cavalry, 3rd Brigade "Rakkasans" of the 101st Airborne Division (AASLT) from Fort Campbell, Ky. The duo spent nearly two years in Afghanistan filming the activities of the 1-33rd Cavalry as well as the 101st Airborne Division's 1st Brigade's 2-327Battalion and the 2nd Battalion, 8th Marines.

  • Gatesville, 120th INF BDE pay reverence during Flag Week

    Jun 17, 2014

    GATESVILLE, Texas -- The Gatesville Exchange Club invited the 120th Infantry Brigade's deputy commander to reflect on the significance and history of the American flag for Flag Week Thursday during breakfast at the Ranchers House and Grill here.

  • IMCOM Atlantic Region director visits APG

    Jun 17, 2014

    (From left) APG Garrison Command Sgt. Maj. James Ervin; IMCOM Atlantic Region Director Davis D. Tindoll Jr.; APG Garrison Commander Col. Gregory McClinton; and IMCOM Atlantic Region Command Sgt. Maj. Kevin Sharkey talk water at the Atkisson Dam in Edgewood during Tindoll's visit to APG June 4. Tindoll and Sharkey also addressed the Garrison workforce during a town hall at the APG North (Aberdeen) recreation center. Photo by Sean Kief

  • Tooele's first women crane operator passes away

    Jun 17, 2014

    Mildred Hatch Long (March 1921 - May 2014), hired on at Tooele Army Depot in 1942 and was the first women crane operator at the Depot.

  • 'Performance Triad' advances into Week #2

    Jun 17, 2014

    Medical Command's Performance Triad 26-week challenge now enters its second week.

  • Fort Huachuca Transportation Office

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Live Life Tough: Army Warrior Trials Athletes Show Resilience through Sports

    Jun 17, 2014

    West Point -- Specialist James Taylor's tattoos cover his left and right arms, shoulders to wrists--commemorations of Family and friends and odes to his football star days in high school. "Live life tough or not at all" runs across his left shoulder, his grandmother's response to whenever he would come complaining to her about something.

  • Fourth of July Spectacular features new attractions

    Jun 17, 2014

    The Fourth of July Spectacular, here, at Weyand, Desiderio and Sills fields will feature new attractions this year, including the headline attraction, rock band Third Eye Blind.

  • Bayonet Brigade Hero Run remembers fallen Vietnamese-American Soldier

    Jun 17, 2014

    FORT HOOD, Texas - The 120th Infantry Brigade remembers a fallen Vietnamese-American Soldier, Staff Sgt. Du Hai Tran, who died from an improvised explosive device blast in Iraq in 2008 during the brigade's second Hero Run here recently.

  • Maj. Gen. Mark McDonald assumes command of USASAC

    Jun 17, 2014

    The U.S. Army Security Assistance Command has a new commanding general. Maj. Gen. Mark McDonald assumed command of USASAC during a ceremony on June. 17 on the parade field outside USASAC headquarters. Gen. Dennis L. Via, commanding general of Army Materiel Command presided over the ceremony, which signaled the departure of outgoing commander, Maj. Gen. Frank D. "Del" Turner III.

  • Cadets dive into Leader's Training Course

    Jun 19, 2014

    Leader's Training Course cadets tackled the Combat Water Survival Training section of their training June 11, 2014, at Gammon Physical Fitness Center at Fort Knox, Kentucky.

  • JROTC challenge expands cadets' horizons

    Jun 17, 2014

    Nearly 100 Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) cadets gathered from near and far -- in some cases, from as far away as 4,500 miles -- to participate in the annual Punahou JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge (JCLC) Camp, held at East Range, here, June 3-7.

  • Evolving technology advances greater ability to breach a variety of walls

    Jun 18, 2014

    PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. (June 18, 2014) -- A famed running back in the National Football League once said all he needed was "12 inches of daylight" to bolt ahead and churn out the yardage for the offense.

  • DINFOS alumni: journalist, Soldier, hero

    Jun 18, 2014

    Obsessed, dedicated, driven and loyal are just a few adjectives that have been used to describe Army Staff Sgt. James P. Hunter by those who knew him. He began his career in public affairs at the Defense Information School at Fort Meade, Md., in 2003.

  • 239th Army Birthday @ 2014 U.S. Open - Pinehurst, N.C.

    Jun 20, 2014

    The U.S. Army's 239th Birthday was celebrated at the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst Course No. 2 as part of the U.S. Golf Association 'Operation Open Glory' salute to our nation's military that included the raising of the American flag for Flag Day and a traditional cake cutting for the Army birthday. Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, commanding general, U.S. Army Forces Command, Command Sgt. Maj. Christopher K. Greca, FORSCOM command sergeant major, Maj. Gen. Leslie J. Carroll, FORSCOM chief of staff, a Fort Bragg Honor Guard and The Army Ground Forces Band provided the military support to the ceremony.

  • Clean Sweep

    Jun 17, 2014

    WEST POINT, NEW YORK -- They came, they trained, and they won. Wounded Soldiers participating in the cycling event took a clean sweep in the recumbent class on June 15 during the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials at West Point, New York.

  • FY13 Best AT Program Award Ceremony

    Jun 25, 2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) conducted an Awards Ceremony, 6 June 2014, 1130-1230, USACE Command Headquarters, Washington, District of Columbia. The Deputy Provost Marshal General (DPMG), COL Dan McElroy, presented Major General Todd Semonite, Deputy Commanding General (USACE), with the FY13 Best AT Program Award (Major Subordinate Command) and congratulatory letter signed by the Secretary of the Army.

  • USARCENT trains the trainer during regional exercise

    Nov 30, -0001

    The first International Mine Action Standard Explosive Ordnance Disposal level-one course among partnered nations of central Asia taught by U.S. Army Central Command Explosive Ordnance Disposal professionals concluded with a ceremony June 6, after a 10-day training exercise.

  • Fort Hood Soldiers participate in international EOD training

    Nov 30, -0001

    Explosive Ordnance Soldiers from Fort Hood, Texas, were key players of the U.S. Army Central Command's first International Mine Action Standard Explosive Ordnance Disposal level-one course among partnered nations of central Asia that concluded June 6.

  • Vice chief: Americans can gain much from Army history

    Jun 18, 2014

    "We have to get the word out to the American public what our Army has done for them," over the last 239 years, said Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell. "I don't think most Americans understand that impact."

  • NCO retires after 32 years of service

    Jun 17, 2014

    Future Warfare Center sergeant major begins next chapter

  • Lithuanian president, dignitaries visit Saber Strike 2014

    Jun 18, 2014

    President of the Republic of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite, Lithuanian Minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas, Danish Minister of Defence Nicolai Wammen and other distinguished visitors arrived at Gaiziunu Training Range in Rukla, Lithuania, to view a multinational combat maneuver demonstration as part of exercise Saber Strike 2014, June 17, 2014.

  • Dugway Family and MWR News

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Parade Participants Wanted !

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Independence Day Celebration

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Spotlight on … Anita Guadiano

    Jun 17, 2014

    Anita Guadiano is a procurement analyst for the Mission and Installation Contracting Command Policy and Compliance Directorate's Field Support Division at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

  • Marne Air Day brings families in

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers and family members of 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade took their organizational day to the flight line of Hunter Army Airfield June 12 for a day of festivities designed for children and spouses to experience a day in the life of an Army Aviation CAB Soldier. Children who participated in the events received an "Expert Aviation Certificate" awarded by Col. John Kline, commander of 3rd CAB. Many of the events were things Soldiers did on a regular basis but designed for family fun. The events included an obstacle course, abbreviated Army Physical Fitness Test, camo face painting, Humvee ride, and a static display variety of 3rd CAB's helicopters including emergency service vehicles from post.

  • Freedom 6 Sends: 239 years of commitment

    Jun 17, 2014

    Army's birthday a chance to thank those who have sacrificed

  • Drill Sergeants Graduate

    Jun 17, 2014

    Drill Sergeant Class 502-14 graduated here 12 March. The graduation ceremony began with the arrival of the Official Party, headed by Maj. Gen. Leslie Purser, commanding general, 108th Training Command (IET).

  • Take Sunday off, it's the law

    Nov 12, 2014

    German constitution protects residents' rights to relax and reflect each Sunday

  • A mission to clear the path toward a brighter future

    Nov 30, -0001

    An explosion quickly turned what should have been one of the happiest days of her life into one of the most devastating.

  • Hiking and hamlets in eastern Bavaria

    Jun 17, 2014

    Castle ruins, easy hikes and charming towns are all around for an afternoon getaway

  • 'Send Your Vote Home' makes voting overseas a breeze

    Jun 17, 2014

    Fill out an absentee ballot application June 30-July 7 to cast a vote in your state

  • Army TACOM LCMC Creates Advisory Council

    Jun 17, 2014

  • Excellence in Cavalry challenges Phantom Recon troops

    Jun 17, 2014

    CAMP BONDSTEEL, Kosovo (June 12, 2014) -- Noise was their enemy and silence was their ally as Soldiers tested during the Excellence in Cavalry competition held at Camp Bondsteel, which tested them on their knowledge of their cavalry occupational specialty, June 10-12. The three-day event had Soldiers from 2nd Squadron, 38th Cavalry Regiment, running steep hills, calling for simulated artillery fire, and using camouflage to blend into the surrounding vegetation, as they tested their proficiency in cavalry scout skills.

  • AAFES tours aimed at discouraging shoplifting

    Jun 17, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - "How many of you know that there are cameras in the store?" That's one of the many things Hainerberg Elementary School students encountered during visits to Wiesbaden's Main Exchange last week. The special tours for the school's third-graders were aimed at making an impression on the young community members about the consequences of shoplifting before the start of summer vacation.

  • Wiesbaden Tax Center helps patrons save $4.4 million

    Jun 17, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - One-thousand-eight-hundred clients served, $4.4 million in tax refunds generated and $650,000 in filing fees saved. The numbers speak volumes about the dedicated team at U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden's Tax Center, which celebrated the end of its seventh tax season serving the Wiesbaden military community at a ceremony held June 12.

  • Local credit union helps support D-Day veterans during 70th-anniversary commemoration

    Jun 17, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - World War II veterans enjoyed a special steak dinner during the swirl of special events surrounding the 70th anniversary of D-Day in northern France, thanks to the efforts of Andrews Federal Credit Union staff and friends.

  • 'Superstar' MP battalion cases colors, closes another chapter in its remarkable history

    Nov 30, -0001

    With the sun lingering over the formations, the Soldiers of the 95th Military Police Battalion, 18th Military Police Brigade, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, stood together in formation for the last time during an inactivation ceremony held here at Daenner Kaserne, June 10.

  • Operation Spirit promotes partnership between German, American schools

    Nov 30, -0001

    More than 20 German high school students from the Rittersberg Gymnasium in Kaiserslautern got a first-hand look behind the fence at life on a U.S. military base during a visit to Panzer Kaserne June 10.

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