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  • Building Cohesive Teams at the Squad Level: A Handbook for Junior Leaders
    CALL_Team Building at the Squad Level.pdf [PDF - 3.3 MB] As we continue to deploy our Soldiers to disparate geographic locations around the world, it i...
    - 43 days ago, 7 Apr 21, 1:48pm -
  • August 2018 Nominative Sergeants Major Assignments
    The Sergeant Major of the Army announces the following Sergeants Major assignments: Command Sergeant Major Tomeka N. O'Neal, United States Army Joint Munitions Lethality and Lifecycle Management Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois to Command Sen…
    - 12 Oct 18, 9:30pm -
  • June 2018 Nominative Sergeants Major Assignments
    The Sergeant Major of the Army announces the following Sergeants Major assignments:Command Sergeant Major Edison M. Rebuck, Office of Security Cooperation-Iraq, Baghdad, Iraq to Sergeant Major, SMA Executive Officer, Pentagon. Command Sergeant Ma…
    - 7 Aug 18, 3:56pm -
  • March 2018 Nominative Sergeants Major Assignments
    The Sergeant Major of the Army announces the following Sergeants Major assignments:Command Sergeant Major Jerimiah E. Gan, 1st Engineer Brigade, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri to Command Sergeant Major, US Army Training Center and Fort Jackson, Fort J…
    - 23 Apr 18, 10:24pm -
  • February 2018 Nominative Sergeants Major Assignments
    The Sergeant Major of the Army announces the following Sergeants Major assignments:Command Sergeant Major Carl A. Fagan, USA Fires Center of Excellence, Fort Sill, Oklahoma to Command Sergeant Major, First Army Division East, Fort Knox, Kentucky.…
    - 23 Apr 18, 10:13pm -
  • January 2018 Nominative Sergeants Major Assignments
    The Sergeant Major of the Army announces the following Sergeants Major assignments:Command Sergeant Major Jeremy M. Lile, 5th SFG(A), to Special Operations Joint Task Force - Afghanistan (SOJTF-A) Command Senior Enlisted Leader (CSEL).
    - 23 Apr 18, 9:51pm -
  • December 2017 Nominative Sergeants Major Assignments
    The Sergeant Major of the Army announces the following Sergeants Major assignments:Command Sergeant Major Bruce W. Holmes, 3rd Special Forces Group, Fort Bragg, North Carolina to United States Special Operations Command, Europe (SOCEUR) -Command Se…
    - 23 Apr 18, 9:31pm -
  • Army's Sergeant Major Dailey encourages Soldiers, allies during visit to Poland
    ZAGAN, Poland -- Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey arrived in Poland to visit Soldiers deployed in support of Atlantic Resolve.
    - 19 Dec 17, 10:44pm -
  • 2017 Best Warrior Competition
    2017 Best Warrior Competition
    - 4 Oct 17, 9:08pm -
  • Army connects transitioning Soldiers with civilian employers
    FORT KNOX, Ky. -- Each year, over 100,000 transitioning Soldiers leave Army active duty service and look for opportunities in the civilian sector. In fiscal year 2016, Army transition participant surveys showed that 56% of transitioning Soldiers pla…
    - 3 Apr 17, 1:26pm -
  • Gen. Milley, Sgt. Major of the Army Dailey pay holiday visit to deployed Soldiers
    Upholding the Constitution of the United States can require sacrifices that may be understood only by those who've sworn an oath to defend it, the Army's top uniformed leader said during a ceremony Dec. 18, 2016, on Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan.
    - 23 Dec 16, 7:30pm -
  • I Corps Soldiers help save injured Japanese civilian
    KUMAMOTO, Japan -- No one expects to be a first responder to a medical emergency, but that is exactly what happened to three I Corps Soldiers during a cultural excursion while supporting exercise Yama Sakura, an annual bilateral training exercise bet…
    - 12 Dec 16, 11:05pm -
  • Fort Drum Soldiers intervene in Watertown bar, prevent sexual assault
    SHARP training, like all Army training, has evolved over the years. The vignettes Lipp referred to were part of that evolution. Rather than just talking about what sexual assault or harassment look like, SHARP trainers put Soldiers in arranged scenar…
    - 2 Dec 16, 2:28pm -
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    - 16 Nov 16, 4:39pm -
  • Newly promoted Soldier snags SMA coins for everyone
    Army Pfc. Alec Manning received the honor of being promoted to private first class by the Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey during his recent visit to Joint Task Force Guantanamo on U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba at the Seaside Galley J…
    - 20 Jun 16, 2:01pm -
  • Troopers get motivational boost from SMA
    Joint Task Force Guantanamo Troopers got the opportunity to showcase their skills and professionalism as Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey visited Troopers on U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, June 11 to attend the 241st Army Birthday Bal…
    - 17 Jun 16, 3:31pm -
  • SMA encourages troops to earn EIB
    SMA Dailey talks to Soldiers about the importance of earning the Expert Infantry Badge.
    - 30 Sep 15, 2:13pm -
  • Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey
    Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey
    - 30 Jan 15, 12:39pm -
  • Sergeant Major of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III Bio
    Sergeant Major of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III Bio
    - 22 Oct 14, 11:20am -
  • Atterbury hosts SMA, sergeants major from across nation
    Camp Atterbury-Muscatatuck Urban Training Center, Indiana, played host to more than 60 senior enlisted representatives from nearly every state and territory in the country, and the District of Columbia, June 16-19, 2014, as they attended the 2014 Arm…
    - 19 Jun 14, 2:23pm -
  • SMA Chandler to Bliss Soldiers: Character, commitment, competence essential to Army Profession
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler and his wife Jeanne visited the Soldiers, families, and training and quality of life activities at Fort Bliss, Texas, June 4-5, 2014.
    - 11 Jun 14, 9:40pm -
  • SMA Chandler visits deployed Air Defense Artillery Soldiers
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III met with Air Defense Artillery Soldiers throughout Southwest Asia during a tour of the region, April 12-17, 2014.
    - 17 Apr 14, 5:33pm -
  • SMA Chandler to NTC Soldiers: Trust, respect essential to Army profession
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III discussed the themes of trust and respect with a group of junior enlisted Soldiers at the National Training Center, Fort Irwin, Calif. Feb. 19, 2014.
    - 21 Feb 14, 12:19pm -
  • SMA Chandler visits Joint Task Force Guantanamo
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III toured Joint Task Force Guantanamo and visited with the Soldiers assigned to U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Feb. 5, 2014.
    - 7 Feb 14, 12:25pm -
  • Purple Heart wreath-laying ceremony
    The Secretary of the Army, the Honorable John M. McHugh and the Sergeant Major of the Army, Sergeant Major Raymond F. Chandler III lays a wreath at General George Washington's Tomb during the 238th Army Birthday Wreath Laying and Purple Heart ceremon…
    - 10 Jun 13, 11:12pm -
  • Austin observes JRTC rotation, discusses health of force
    Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III visited the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, Oct. 11-12, 2012, to discuss the health of the force and observe a portion of the installation's first Decisive Action rotation.
    - 12 Mar 13, 4:57pm -
  • Yesterday's Sergeants Major, Today's Chaplains
    CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait--With a combined total of 60 years of service, two former reserve component sergeants major are currently serving as chaplains and both are deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. Of the Soldier…
    - 14 Feb 13, 4:33pm -
  • Army seeks Soldier input with Army Service Uniform survey
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III is encouraging all active-duty, Reserve and National Guard Soldiers to take the Army Service Uniform survey to help inform the Army's decisions regarding future uniforms and equipment.
    - 20 Sep 12, 10:22am -
  • CSM and SGM Nominative process as of July 2012
    CSM and SGM Nominative process as of July 2012
    - 30 Aug 12, 2:38pm -
  • CSM & SGM nominative process 04-2012
    CSM & SGM nominative process 04-2012
    - 1 Jun 12, 4:43pm -
  • Sergeant Major of the Army visits 36th Infantry Division
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III visited Contingency Operating Base Basra.
    - 25 Jan 12, 12:10am -
  • DAS, SMA lead Army Birthday Run
    DAS, SMA lead Army Birthday Run
    - 17 Jun 11, 2:53pm -
  • SMA Chandler visits Best Ranger Competition
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III watches a team navigate through the Ranger Stakes portion of the Best Ranger Competition Apr. 16 at Fort Benning, Ga. The Best Ranger Competition showcases the competence, physical and mental stamina, and…
    - 18 Apr 11, 5:25pm -
  • Sgt. Maj. of the Army meets Army Teen Panel
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III listens to National Guard representative Matthew Constantine, 16, during an Army Teen Panel luncheon on Capitol Hill Apr. 7. The Army Teen Panel provided teenagers a chance to share their experiences and.…
    - 7 Apr 11, 7:14pm -
  • March 29, 2011, SMA Chandler's SHARP Remarks
    Thank you SGM Gills for that great introduction.Good morning, everyone.Thank you for the opportunity to take a few minutes to talk to you today.To all the general officers, senior commanders, fellow sergeants majors, Army civilians, and of...
    - 29 Mar 11, 3:46pm -
  • Sgt. Maj. of the Army Chandler speaks to SHARP participants
    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III speaks to participants at this year's Sexual Harassment and Assault Response and Prevention Summit in Washington D.C. March 29.During his speech, Chandler called for more engaged leadership, especi...
    - 29 Mar 11, 3:34pm -
  • Title
    We have a duty to accomplish all tasks to the fullest of our professional, legal, and moral obligations. Our Army needs Soldiers who always choose the hard right over the easy wrong and those decisions begin with you.
    - 9 Mar 11, 7:24pm -
    Medical personnel from the U.S. and Philippines, conduct casualty evacuation training, and a Medical Civic Assistance Project (MEDCAP) during Exercise Balikatan 2010 in the Republic of the Philippines.
    - 16 Mar 10, 7:56pm -
  • The 56th Engineer Company, U.S. Army, Alaska and members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines help
    Members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines and U.S. Army, 56th Engineer Company from Fort Richardson, Alaska are building the foundation of a new medical clinic in the town of Blauarte,Ilocos Province, Philippines in support of Balikatan 2010.
    - 8 Mar 10, 8:55pm -
  • Engineer Civil Action Projects (ENCAP) taking place during Balikatan 2010
    Balikatan 2010 is a bilateral exercise and security assistance program between the U.S. military and the Armed Forces of the Philippines.
    - 8 Mar 10, 8:36pm -
  • Class familiarizes US, Thai Soldiers with non-lethal weapons
    The non-lethal weapons training during Cobra Gold 2010 gave American Soldiers and Royal Thai Army soldiers a chance to familiarize themselves with the various types of non-lethal weapons and when to use them.
    - 7 Feb 10, 7:14am -
  • First CG10 MEDCAP brings together 6 nations to treat patients
    This was the first of several MEDCAP sites scheduled throughout the course of the exercise. The MEDCAP sites will bring together doctors, dentists and veterinarians from the armed forces of Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, the Republic of Korea, Thailand…
    - 4 Feb 10, 7:10am -
  • ENCAP projects provide infrastructure, training
    In a village too small to recognize on a map, the principal of the Wadnakhunsan School in the Ratchaburi Province in Central Thailand, observes progress on a multi-purpose room currently under construction in front of the main school building.
    - 2 Feb 10, 9:48am -
  • Humanitarian Civic Assistance projects of Exercise Cobra Gold 10
    The building is one of five Humanitarian Civic Assistance projects which are a part of Exercise Cobra Gold 10. CG10 is a regularly scheduled joint and coalition multinational exercise hosted annually by the Kingdom of Thailand.
    - 28 Jan 10, 8:51am -
  • Dec. 7: Japan-U.S. Military Exercise opens in the spirit of friendship
    CAMP HIGASHI-CHITOSE, Japan (Dec. 7, 2009) - On a bitterly cold December afternoon, the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force and U.S. Armed Forces opened Yama Sakura 57 in a ceremony that demonstrated the warmth of a 50-year friendship.The JGSDF Norther…
    - 7 Dec 09, 4:20pm -
  • Yama Sakura 57 participants experience Japanese culture
    CAMP HIGASHI-CHITOSE, Japan - Tea ceremonies, paper folding and sword demonstrations aren't usually the first things to come to mind when you think of a command post exercise with one of the U.S. strongest military allies. Yet, the more than 1,5...
    - 6 Dec 09, 2:50pm -
  • Yama Sakura 57 combined operations/intelligence center takes shape
    CAMP HIGASHI-CHITOSE, Japan (Dec. 3, 2009)- An aerial view of the combined operations/intelligence center, manned by the Northern Army of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force and the Contingency Command Post of United States Army, Pacific and I Corps.…
    - 4 Dec 09, 3:36am -
  • Camp Hitashi-Chitose Christmas Tree
    A Christmas tree, adorned with more than 350 lights, sits near the front entrance of the camp...
    - 4 Dec 09, 1:13am -
  • Exercise Yama Sakura 57 reunites USARPAC Soldier with family in Japan
    One United States Army, Pacific captain crossed boundaries of oceans and generations during Exercise Yama Sakura 57 when he walked into his uncle Masato Okudara's apartment in Tomokomai, Japan.
    - 3 Dec 09, 2:08pm -
  • Holiday Safety Message
    Holiday Safety Message from LTG Benjamin R. Mixon and CSM Joseph Zettlemoyer, U.S. Army Pacific
    - 24 Nov 09, 9:54pm -
  • Philippine Army Commanding General visits USARPAC
    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii -- Lt. Gen. Delfin N. Bangit, commanding general, Philippine Army, meets Lt. Gen. Benjamin R. Mixon, commanding general, United States Army, Pacific during a visit to USARPAC here Nov. 20. Bangit spent one day visiting the U.S. A…
    - 20 Nov 09, 10:33pm -
  • Shafter Students Celebrate Hawaiian Arbor Day
    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii (Nov. 10, 2009) - The playground was full of laughter and smiling faces. But today was no normal recess. It was a celebration of trees as students from Shafter Elementary School and Soldiers from the Headquarters and Headquarters…
    - 17 Nov 09, 2:24am -
  • People's Liberation Army delegation visits Schofield
    Admiral Robert F. Willard, commander, United States Pacific Command, escorts People's Republic of China General Xu, vice chairman of the People's Liberation Army Central Military Commission.
    - 11 Nov 09, 5:18am -
  • USARPAC CG talks safety after quarterly 'One Team' run
    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii -It was still dark when United States Army, Pacific Soldiers recognized fallen comrades at Fort Hood, Texas with a moment of silence before the "One Team Warrior Run" during the early morning hours of Nov. 10.As the H...
    - 11 Nov 09, 4:54am -
  • Influenza Informational Video from LTG Mixon
    LTG Benjamin Mixon provides guidance on protecting yourself from influenza.
    - 6 Nov 09, 10:02pm -
  • "Yudh Abhyas 09"
    The Web Special was created by the Defense Military Activity, using images,stories and videos by Mr. Fred Baker, III. Baker embedded with the 2ndCavalry, 14th Stryker Regiment for a portion of the exercise. The WebSpecial features his work.
    - 6 Nov 09, 12:53am -
  • Strykehorse Battalion visits Taj Mahal
    AGRA, India (Nov. 1, 2009) -Soldiers from the 2nd Squadron, 14th Regiment, "Strykehorse," 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division made a memorable pit stop at one of the seven wonders of the world while traveling home from E...
    - 4 Nov 09, 4:38am -
  • First mechanized Exercise Yudh Abhyas 09 concludes
    CAMP BUNDELA, India (Oct. 27, 2009)- Exercise Yudh Abhyas 09, an annual bilateral battalion-level field training exercise between the Indian and U.S. Armies, and the largest deployment of Strykers outside of Iraq and Afghanistan for Pacific Rim Force…
    - 27 Oct 09, 8:29pm -
  • H1N1 Informational Video from Tripler Army Medical Center
    Brig. Gen. Steve Jones and Col Michael Sigmon provide staff and beneficiaries of current influenza information and preventative measures
    - 27 Oct 09, 1:11am -
  • Indian Army Soldiers fire Javelin for first time
    Indian Army Soldiers fire Javelin for first time
    - 26 Oct 09, 9:14pm -

US Army Front Page

  • Kunsan Leader awarded 2019 Federal Engineer of the Year
    U.S. Air Force Maj. Justin "Devil 2" Delorit, 8th Civil Engineer Squadron deputy commander, was selected as the 2019 NSPE Federal Engineer of the Year at the 40th Annual FEYA Banquet at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., on February 22, 201…
    - 8 Mar 19, 6:00am -
  • The Inaugural Air Force Pitch Day: New contracts and new partners
    The Air Force awarded 51 companies contracts with a total initial value of $8.75 million in a matter of minutes at the Inaugural Air Force Pitch Day event held March 6-7, 2019, in New York City.
    - 8 Mar 19, 6:00am -
  • Occupation of Japan
    The Allied Occupation of Japan is more than a mere military mission. It is also an experiment, a paradox, and a symbol. As a military mission, its major functions are virtually completed. The culminating act in the victory of Allied arms in the Pacif…
    - 28 Aug 15, 3:50pm -
  • 50th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony
    Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) escorted the Little Rock Nine to and from the stage during the Little Rock High School National Historic Site Visitor Center Dedication Ceremony on September 25th, 2007.
    - 26 Aug 15, 8:02pm -
  • Preston visits soldiers in Kuwait
    Sergeant Major of the Army Kenneth O. Preston spent more than an hour talking with Soldiers of 4th Brigade, 25th Infantry Division on the eve of their deployment from Kuwait into Iraq. The Soldiers said the surprise visit from the ArmyAca,!a,,cs top.…
    - 26 Jun 15, 12:51pm -
  • African Americans in the U.S. Army - Related Links
    African Americans in the U.S. Army - Related Links
    - 23 Jan 15, 6:19pm -
  • Army Health Promotion, Risk Reduction and Suicide Prevention Report
    The Army released the Health Promotion, Risk Reduction, and Suicide Prevention (HP/RR/SP) Report, the result of a focused 15-month effort to better understand the increasing rate of suicides in the force.
    - 30 Oct 14, 7:42pm -
  • Reserve Soldier Awarded Bronze Star Training Iraqi Policemen
    In 2006, Maj. Derek P. Bonaldo deployed to help train and support Iraqi policemen.As part of the transition team, he frequently went out on missions with the policemen, oftentimes encountering enemies who attacked with IEDs, small arms, and mortars.
    - 22 Sep 14, 5:11pm -
  • Army releases 2010 modernization strategy
    The Department of the Army released the 2010 Army Modernization Strategy, commonly referred to as the AMS, Wednesday.
    - 10 Sep 14, 3:39pm -
  • 101st Airborne Division Soldiers Escort Little Rock Nine on 50th Anniversary
    Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), escorted the "Little Rock Nine" to and from the stage in a 50th Anniversary Ceremony, in Little Rock, Ark., Sept. 24, 2007, during a dedication ceremony.
    - 10 Sep 14, 3:23pm -


  • Industry mentorships could help Soldiers transition after Army
    As the Army draws down its end strength, more Soldiers will be looking for work in the private sector -- some one million over the next 10 years. A kind of corporate mentorship might be one example of how industry could make that transition easier fo…
    - 14 Nov 14, 12:43pm -
  • New Fort Benning hospital set to open for business
    Hundreds gathered for the ribbon-cutting ceremony held Nov. 7 in the atrium of the newly-constructed Martin Army Community Hospital at Fort Benning, Georgia.
    - 14 Nov 14, 12:11am -
  • Army Production premieres 'iSoldier' newscast
    Soldiers at Defense Media Activity-Army Broadcasting recently premiered the new iSoldier newscast, a new multi-media program aimed at younger Soldiers.
    - 13 Nov 14, 10:22pm -
  • SHARP program manager receives award for 'bystander intervention' training
    Chief Warrant Officer 5 Debra Blankenbaker not only earned the Army's Sexual Assault Prevention Innovation Award, she also received the Defense Department's award for the "bystander intervention" training program she developed.
    - 13 Nov 14, 1:44pm -
  • New technology to reduce Soldier's load
    Current and future developments in energy production promise to lower the Soldier's combat load and reduce the logistical footprint, said an Army systems expert, during an Operational Energy forum Nov. 12, 2014, in the Pentagon.
    - 13 Nov 14, 1:25pm -
  • Unbroken line of vets keeps America free, Biden says
    An unbroken line of veterans has kept the United States and its freedoms safe since the founding of the republic, Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday at America's most sacred shrine.
    - 13 Nov 14, 12:54pm -
  • Cushing's courage sets bar high for others, says relative
    "It's a story of loyalty, of courage and sacrifice, and service above self," said Jessica Loring, referring to Union Soldier 1st Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing's valor at the Battle of Gettysburg, July 3, 1863. "All of those are standards which I think we alw…
    - 12 Nov 14, 12:38pm -
  • Cushing faithful 'til death, says SecArmy at Hall of Heroes
    First Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing remained at his post, wounded but fighting valiantly until he was shot dead. Beside his cannon he fell, "blackened by powder and soaked red by blood," said Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh at the Pentagon Ceremony indu…
    - 10 Nov 14, 11:32am -
  • Veterans Day deals available to troops
    Many restaurants and retailers are offering Veterans Day discounts or free meals to service members and veterans. Some offers even extend to family members.
    - 7 Nov 14, 11:26pm -
  • G-6: Lighter commo needed to 'bridge gap'
    The Army's general in charge of all things tied to the network said one of his top priorities is to build lighter communications systems, during the Association of the U.S. Army Institute of Land Warfare breakfast, Nov. 5, 2014, in Arlington, Virgini…
    - 7 Nov 14, 10:05pm -
  • Dempsey highlights importance of hiring veterans
    Veterans are brave and selfless, and they bring the best traits to employers, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Wednesday.
    - 7 Nov 14, 7:59pm -
  • Obama: Medal of Honor recipient Cushing's courage lives on in Soldiers today
    President Barack Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to 1st Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing, Nov. 6, 2014, during a ceremony at the White House, for helping stop Maj. Gen. George E. Pickett's Charge at the Battle of Gettysburg, July 3, 1863.
    - 7 Nov 14, 1:06pm -
  • Army, RAND partner on 'Today's Soldier Survey'
    The Army and the RAND Corporation are working together to conduct a Soldier needs assessment survey, from September to December, at 45 Army installations.
    - 6 Nov 14, 5:20pm -
  • Ebola treatment unit for medical workers to open
    The Monrovia Medical Unit, an Ebola treatment unit constructed specifically for the treatment of medical workers who were infected while caring for Ebola patients, is scheduled to open Nov. 8, 2014, located about 30 miles outside Monrovia, Liberia.
    - 6 Nov 14, 1:42pm -
  • Generations of family proud of Civil War hero
    Helen Loring Ensign will accept the Medal of Honor on behalf of her first cousin, twice removed, Alonzo Hereford Cushing, at the White House, Nov. 6, 2014.
    - 6 Nov 14, 1:38pm -
  • Union Soldier to receive Medal of Honor
    President Barack Obama announced Oct. 27, 2014, that he will award 1st Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing the Medal of Honor at a White House ceremony, Nov. 6.
    - 5 Nov 14, 3:28pm -
  • Soldiers in Operation Inherent Resolve eligible for GWOT Expeditionary Medal
    Service members overseas serving in support of Operation Inherent Resolve are eligible for the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Pentagon officials announced, Oct. 31, 2014.
    - 5 Nov 14, 1:01pm -
  • TRADOC command sergeant major picked to be next SMA
    The senior enlisted adviser of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command has been selected to be the 15th sergeant major of the Army, Army senior leaders announced Nov. 3, 2014.
    - 5 Nov 14, 12:42pm -
  • 3ID HQ to deploy to Afghanistan as drawdown, retrograde continues
    The 3rd Infantry Division Headquarters will deploy to Afghanistan next month to assume their role as the U.S. Forces Afghanistan National Security Element.
    - 4 Nov 14, 10:44pm -
  • Soldiers ramping up capability to fight Ebola in Liberia
    U.S. Soldiers in Western Africa are constructing facilities to treat Ebola patients and providing logistics, engineering and medical skills to help contain the epidemic.
    - 4 Nov 14, 3:00pm -
  • Army sets 21-day quarantine for Soldiers leaving West Africa
    Army leaders have directed that Soldiers returning from Ebola-response efforts in West Africa go to a 21-day quarantine-like program.
    - 4 Nov 14, 1:58pm -
  • Troops in Liberia help train Ebola treatment providers
    The Joint Forces Command -- United Assistance Department of Defense Ebola Training Team, or DETT, graduated the first class of health care providers, who started work at Ebola treatment units, or ETUs, Oct. 31 at the National Police Training Center i…
    - 4 Nov 14, 1:54pm -
  • Landpower forum: broad cooperation necessary for 'persistent influence'
    Not only do conventional and Special Forces need to work together to effect persistent influence in landpower, but like-minded militaries and agencies must cooperate as well, said the commander of U.S. Special Operations Command.
    - 3 Nov 14, 1:28pm -
  • Chief salutes five with Outstanding Civilian Service Awards at Twilight Tattoo
    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno presented Outstanding Civilian Service Awards to five private sector men and women who have significantly helped Soldiers and their families through employment programs, financial aid assistance, adaptive sports r…
    - 3 Nov 14, 12:44pm -
  • Soldier receives helmet that saved his life
    In 2012, Staff Sgt. Ryan Frye was hit by enemy fire during a hail of automatic weapons fire. It would have been deadly if not for his helmet. The life-saving piece of equipment was returned to him Oct. 30, 2014. "I have waited two years to get my hel…
    - 31 Oct 14, 10:30pm -
  • Military could make significant impact on mid-term elections
    With all 435 U.S. House seats and more than a third of the Senate in play on election day, Nov. 4, the more than 2 million members of the active component and reserve component of the military could make a difference in many of those outcomes -- if t…
    - 31 Oct 14, 12:50pm -
  • Soldiers face reclassification or separation for losing MOS qualification
    Soldiers who have had their security clearance revoked or denied face reclassification or separation from the force, according to Army Human Resources Command.
    - 31 Oct 14, 12:39pm -
  • World's largest Candlewood Suites opens on Joint Base San Antonio
    The world's largest Candlewood Suites hotel has opened on Joint Base San Antonio, Texas, as part of efforts to provide quality, temporary lodging to Service members, their families and other visitors.
    - 31 Oct 14, 12:26pm -
  • Soldier-chef serves goodwill to community
    For many Soldiers, fulfilling the call of duty is sometimes not enough. Sgt. 1st Class Christopher Roberts, a food service sergeant with 3rd Battalion, 5th Special Forces Group, uses his Army skills to make his community better.
    - 30 Oct 14, 11:38am -
  • Army scientists striving to develop Ebola vaccine
    No vaccines or drugs are available yet to protect people worldwide against Ebola Virus Disease, but two potential vaccines are in human safety testing, and scientists at the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases were a critical.…
    - 29 Oct 14, 2:13pm -
  • Army Corps of Engineers to waive recreation fees for military, Nov. 11
    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will waive day use fees for veterans, active and reserve component service members, and their families at the more than 2,200 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.
    - 28 Oct 14, 10:36pm -
  • 101st HQ deploying to Liberia in response to Ebola epidemic
    The headquarters of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, will deploy to Monrovia, Liberia, as the Joint Force Command for Operation United Assistance, DOD announced during a Pentagon news conference, Sept. 30, 2014.
    - 28 Oct 14, 4:27pm -
  • U.S. Army Africa team helping fight Ebola
    More than 50 personnel from U.S. Army Africa are on the ground in Liberia assisting in the fight against an Ebola outbreak in the region.
    - 28 Oct 14, 4:27pm -
  • Vice chief discusses Africa, AOC, future vehicle requirements
    In a media roundtable at the Association of the U.S. Army's Annual Meeting and Exposition, Gen. Daniel Allyn talked with reporters Oct. 13, 2014
    - 28 Oct 14, 4:24pm -
  • Army Cyber capabilities increasing to include Guard, Reserve
    The Army's top cyberspace experts said increasing digital capabilities of the force include 11 cyber protection brigades in the National Guard, and 400 more Cyber Soldiers in the Army Reserve.
    - 28 Oct 14, 1:25pm -
  • Soldiers dominate Marine Corps Marathon
    The Army took ownership of the Marine Corps Marathon Oct. 26, 2014, with Soldiers finishing in first and second place in the male division, and first place in the female division.
    - 28 Oct 14, 11:52am -
  • Two Vietnam War Soldiers, one from Civil War to receive Medal of Honor
    The White House announced Aug. 26, 2014, that Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins and Spc. 4 Donald P. Sloat will receive the Medal of Honor for actions in Vietnam. First Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing will receive the medal for heroism at Gettysburg.
    - 27 Oct 14, 2:34pm -
  • Army considering major changes for recruiting
    The U.S. Army Recruiting Command is considering a number of dramatic changes to help deal with what it perceives as an extremely challenging recruiting environment in coming years.
    - 24 Oct 14, 1:05pm -
  • Army to integrate mobilization training for all components
    First U.S. Army's "Bold Shift" initiative to integrate the Army's active duty, National Guard and Army Reserve is "the right thing to do" for readiness today and for the future, a Defense Department official said at the Association of the U.S. Army's…
    - 24 Oct 14, 10:23am -
  • Regionally aligned forces getting global workout
    "Soldiers are now deployed in a regionally aligned force-fashion around the world where they need to be, whether to fulfill treaty obligations, secure prosperity and peace or consolidate gains," said Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commander, U.S. Army Pacif…
    - 24 Oct 14, 10:14am -
  • DOD celebrates Diwali with spirited music, dancing
    Spirited music and high-energy dancing filled the Pentagon auditorium, Oct. 22, 2014, as the Department of Defense celebrated Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights.
    - 23 Oct 14, 12:03pm -
  • Optimal batteries can make critical difference on battlefield
    Something as seemingly insignificant as a battery could change a battlefield outcome. Staff Sgt. José R. Salcedo III learned this one night in Afghanistan. It was 2012 and Salcedo was on a mounted patrol deep inside Ghazni province. Suddenly, one of…
    - 23 Oct 14, 10:06am -
  • ROTC cadets to lead in increasingly complex world
    The Army is training the officers of tomorrow to face the challenges of an increasingly complex world, the commander of the U.S. Army Cadet Command said.
    - 22 Oct 14, 11:05am -
  • CSA, USO honor Soldiers for selfless service
    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno and other senior leaders joined the United Service Organizations in honoring Soldiers who exemplified selfless service, at the 2014 USO Gala in Washington, D.C., Oct. 17, 2014.
    - 21 Oct 14, 7:02pm -
  • SMA engages warrant officers on NCO recruitment, drawdown
    As the Army continues its drawdown, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III has shared many messages to educate and prepare the enlisted force for likely changes. One of those messages to Soldiers is to consider a new military occupational spec…
    - 21 Oct 14, 12:21pm -
  • Army leaders say ethics integral part of all Soldiers' actions
    The Army profession demands that Soldiers adhere to the Army ethic at all times, Chief of Staff the Army Gen. Ray Odierno said, at an AUSA panel on "Why and How We Serve."
    - 21 Oct 14, 11:58am -
  • ARCYBER commander discusses initiatives
    U.S. Army Cyber Command's Lt. Gen. Edward C. Cardon sat down with reporters Oct. 13, 2014, at the Association of the United States Army's Annual Meeting and Exposition, in Washington, D.C., to discuss the development of the command and cyber security…
    - 21 Oct 14, 11:37am -
  • Upgrades 'new normal' for armor in uncertain budget environment
    The Army's priority is restoring the armored brigade combat teams to their relevancy so they can fight with all of their platforms across the entire formation. This is being done through platform upgrades and investments in science and technology.
    - 21 Oct 14, 11:14am -
  • Under SecArmy Carson: Civilian employees 'indispensable' from Afghanistan to Africa
    As the troop drawdown in Afghanistan continues, the demand for Army civilian employees there will increase, predicted the service's under secretary, who pledged to continue support for civilian career program development worldwide.
    - 20 Oct 14, 7:57pm -
  • Carson: Changes needed in Army's 'archaic' retention, promotion system
    The Army needs to make serious institutional changes in order to retain and develop the best Soldiers, the Army's under secretary said.
    - 20 Oct 14, 7:20pm -


Middle East

  • The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Visits Task Force Sinai Soldiers
    On Feb. 21 Soldiers of Task Force Sinai welcomed General Joseph F. Dunford, The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to El Gorah, Egypt to speak to leaders of the small peacekeeping force and reaffirm the importance of the mission in the region.
    - 17 May 16, 7:48pm -
  • The Provost Marshal Office: What is it and what do they do?
    The Military Police Corps can trace their lineage back to the Revolutionary War. During the Revolutionary War, the Military Police Corps or the provost marshal's as they were called were responsible for maintaining jails and supervising executions.
    - 8 Sep 13, 4:00am -
  • Sisters in Arms: Breaking down barriers and rising to the challenge
    The U.S. Army is a man's world. Is it really? Actually, yes it is. Only 15.6 percent of its 1.1 million soldiers are female. However, the world is changing ... the U.S. Army world, that is.
    - 3 Sep 13, 5:10pm -
  • CAS and the 379th AEW join forces to support families deployed to Southwest Asia
    Let's face it, moving is stressful. For military families, a permanent change of station generally involves two components: practical and emotional. The amount of work involved in the move can be overwhelming in normal circumstances.
    - 3 Sep 13, 4:00am -
  • Two receive Knowlton Award while deployed
    Sgt. 1st Class Gregory Barker, senior intelligence noncommissioned officer, Area Support Group-Qatar, and Special Agent Joe Reyes, Field Office-Qatar, receive the Knowlton Award for their hard work while deployed. The Knowlton Award was established b…
    - 3 Sep 13, 4:00am -
  • How does it get here?
    "The Qatar Detachment is tasked with coordinating for the movement of all surface cargo to sustain U.S. military operations in Qatar. Without the vital expertise of our detachment Soldiers, civilians, and our contractor, U.S. military cargo would not…
    - 3 Sep 13, 4:00am -
  • Players awarded for Ramadan Soccer Tournament
    Brig. Gen. Roger Watkins, 379th Air Expeditionary Wing's commander, talks about the importance of community relations especially through athletics in Qatar after assisting Col. William Wozniak, commander of Area Support Group-Qatar, in awarding servi…
    - 3 Sep 13, 4:00am -
  • Women's Equality Day observance
    U.S. Army Capt. Shanna Charles, the lead contracting officer representative for Area Support Group-Qatar, speaks on the importance of equality for women during the Women's Equality Day, Aug. 26. "Women's equality means giving every woman a hammer, so…
    - 3 Sep 13, 4:00am -
  • CAS and the 379th AEW join forces to support families deployed to Southwest Asia
    The Joint Services Family Readiness Group family meet-and-greet potluck was a chance for families and service members to get together for fun and games on Camp As Sayliyah.
    - 3 Sep 13, 4:00am -
  • Reflections on cheerful service-thank you scouts!
    There are so many reasons to be thankful for being assigned to Camp As Sayliyah; the mission, the leaders and the soldiers being just a few. However, what I will always remember will be the many opportunities to volunteer in our local Doha community.…
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • Area Support Group-Qatar change of command ceremony
    U.S. Army Col. William Wozniak, commander, Area Support Group-Qatar, speaks to his new soldiers during the Change of Command Ceremony held on Camp As Sayliyah, July 3. (U.S. Army photo by Mr. Jeremiah J. Clark)
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • ASQ-Qatar CBRN assists with EOD training
    U.S. Army Sgt. Venetta Jones, the Area Support Group - Qatar CBRN expert, prepares her team to handle the decontamination portion of joint training with ASQ-Qatar and an EOD team stationed at CAS.
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • Area Support Group-Qatar change of command ceremony
    U.S. Army Col. William Wozniak, commander, Area Support Group-Qatar, gives his first order, retiring the colors after the Change of Command Ceremony held on Camp As Sayliyah, July 3. (U.S. Army photo by Jeremiah J. Clark)
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • Area Support Group-Qatar change of command ceremony
    U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Gary H. Cheek, deputy commanding general - operations, Third Army U.S. Army Central, hands the battalion colors to the new commander, Col. William Wozniak, of Area Support Group-Qatar, during the change of command ceremony on Camp…
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • ASQ-Qatar CBRN assists with EOD training
    An EOD expert wraps the ordinance in an attempt to seal a 'dirty bomb,' so that it will not continue to leak out hazardous material.
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • ASG - Qatar gets drown-proofed
    DOHA, Qatar - U.S. Army Cpt. Tyler Rosenecker, communications officer, jumps into the water completely submerging himself before releasing his equipment as a part of the drown-proof training hosted at the Camp As Sayliyah swimming pool, June 26.
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • ASQ-Qatar CBRN assists with EOD training
    Members of the Explosive Ordinance Disposal team on Camp As Sayliyah, clean a 'dirty bomb' during training meant to certify members of the team to handle chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear devices that they might come across.
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • ASG - Qatar gets drown-proofed
    Sgt. Benjamin Stevens participates in the confidence jump, which involves free falling into the deep end of the pool while wearing his load bearing vest and carrying his rifle as a part of the drown-proof training hosted at the Camp As Sayliyah swimm…
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • ASG - Qatar gets drown-proofed
    U.S. Army Cpt. Luis Torres, operations officer for Area Support Group - Qatar, does the 15 meter swim with load bearing vest and rifle as a part of the drown-proof training hosted at the Camp As Sayliyah swimming pool, June 26.
    - 7 Jul 13, 4:00am -
  • Be prepared! Military volunteers support scout emergency preparedness skills training
    Now, more than ever, the motto of the Boy Scouts of America,"Be Prepared," still rings true. We see all around the world examples of natural and man-made disasters that continue to find whole segments of the population completely unprepared to cope w…
    - 4 Jun 13, 4:00am -
  • Who lit my fire?
    My father Louis P. Wehlage is my greatest hero. Raised in the depression era, he came from a small Kansas farm town and grew up relatively poor.
    - 4 Jun 13, 4:00am -
  • Camp As Sayliyah: A small camp with a big footprint
    Camp As Sayliyah is a small camp with a large footprint often assisting the entire area of operations with crucial tasks. The assistance of Area Support Group - Qatar and the tenant units of CAS were indispensable for the U.S. armed forces involved i…
    - 4 Jun 13, 4:00am -
  • Resident physician, Troop Medical Clinic, consults with Qatari military about osteopathic medicine
    The resident physician at the Troop Medical Clinic located on Camp as Sayliyah, Qatar, has been practicing osteopathic medicine since 1997 when he finished his initial residency.
    - 6 May 13, 11:37pm -
  • April is Alcohol Awareness Month
    In the ongoing effort to increase mental health and wellness on Camp As Sayliyah, the Troop Medical Center staff, led by clinical psychologist, Nickole Scott Conerly, Ph.D., hosted the fourth annual Alcohol Awareness Week on CAS from April 21 - 27...…
    - 6 May 13, 4:00am -
  • Goal, plan and execution
    One of the main reasons why most people fail to achieve what they set out to do is they don't set goals, don't have a plan, or lack consistency which leads to lack of execution.
    - 6 May 13, 4:00am -
  • Unexpected victory, CAS wins Qatari triathlon
    "Don't get your hopes up. We normally don't win..."
    - 6 May 13, 4:00am -
  • Asian-American and Pacific Islander heritage month
    The month of May recognizes Asian-American and Pacific Islanders. The theme for this year is, "Building Leadership: Embracing Cultural Values and Inclusion."
    - 6 May 13, 4:00am -
  • The best of the best now at CAS!
    Kennel master Sgt. 1st Class Anthony Bostwick receives the U.S. Army Forces Command, 2012 Best Military Working Dog Detachment Award on behalf of the Fort Drum 8th Military Working Dog Detachment.
    - 6 May 13, 4:00am -
  • Team USA shooters leave their mark at Qatar's Commander-General Shooting Competition
    The U.S. marksmanship team brought home the bronze in the rifle challenge at the 2013 Qatar Commander-General Shooting Competition, held March 14-18, 2013, at the Lusail International Shooting Complex in Doha, Qatar.
    - 2 Apr 13, 11:22am -
  • Traits of being a desk sergeant
    Behind the operations of a military police station exists at least one individual serving as the focal point for command and control, and communication in a law and order unit.
    - 2 Apr 13, 4:00am -
  • Camp As Sayliyah hosts Boy Scout Camporee
    U.S. Army Maj. James Boyette, director of public works, judges a tug-of-war during the first night of the camp out. (U.S. Army photo by Jonald Lalas)
    - 2 Apr 13, 4:00am -
  • Camp As Sayliyah hosts Boy Scout Camporee
    Joe Reyes helps a Girl Scout don U.S. Army armor. The Boy Scout Camporee on Camp As Sayliyah allowed the Girl Scout to join them during their activities all across Camp As Sayliyah. (U.S. Army photo by Jonald Lalas)
    - 2 Apr 13, 4:00am -
  • Bringing the fight to Camp As Sayliyah
    With a loud thud, a monstrous fist crashes into U.S Army Spc. Jonathan Luers' face. Luers weathers a few more blows, grabs his attacker, the instructor yells "Stop!" and the fight is over. Luers leaves the ring smiling. He has just completed the fin…
    - 2 Apr 13, 4:00am -
  • Camp As Sayliyah hosts Boy Scout Camporee
    Brandon Champion, assistant fire chief on Camp As Sayliyah, help Boy Scouts with their fire safety badge during the Boy Scout Camporee on Camp As Sayliyah. (U.S. Army photo by Jonald Lalas)
    - 2 Apr 13, 4:00am -
  • Military volunteers train tomorrows leaders today
    On a sunny Saturday morning in Qatar, 35 boys from the ages of 11 to 17 converge on the American School of Doha seeking one thing: the opportunity to be challenged, measured and prepared for the ultimate adventure in scouting- being a boy leader in a…
    - 4 Mar 13, 6:00am -
  • ITT Exelis teaches Incident Command System course
    ITT Exelis employees taught a Incident Command System, or ICS, course to soldiers and civilians on Camp As Sayliyah in February.
    - 4 Mar 13, 6:00am -
  • Religious leaders meet to discuss soldiers' needs
    "The only way to really take care of soldiers' spiritual needs is to be available to them whenever they need you, wherever they are," said chaplain Col. Jonathan C. Gibbs, who was commissioned into the U.S. Army in 1987 after five years of being a ci…
    - 4 Mar 13, 6:00am -
  • Camp As Sayliyah hosts German armed forces proficiency badge
    In a 20-year career, few soldiers get the chance to earn a foreign award, especially one as coveted as the German armed forces proficiency badge.
    - 4 Mar 13, 6:00am -
  • US forces volleyball team shine in Qatar
    It is a chance of a lifetime to play on a local or regional all star team. An honor that after high school or college is generally not an option; this is especially true for those who serve their country in today's military. There are many reasons.…
    - 4 Mar 13, 6:00am -
  • Service members, civilians learn to harness power of 'Open Source' information
    Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Department of the Army Civilians from all across the Army Central Command area of operations converged on Camp As Sayliyah, Qatar, Dec. 3-6, 2013, to attend two coveted Open Source fundamentals courses offered locally b…
    - 9 Jan 13, 2:02pm -
  • Decorating the Community Activity Center for Christmas
    U.S. Army Capt. Torey Brenco, operations officer for Area Support Group - Qatar, helps wrap boxes during the decoration of the CAC, Dec. 9, 2012.
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • Qatari and US forces train together in combat lifesaver course
    U.S. Army Spc. Ashley Nortlich, of the 323rd Military Police Company, applies a nasopharyngeal into the airway of Pfc. John Murphy, a member of the 972nd Military Police Company, during the practical exercise portion of the combat lifesaver's course.…
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • Ties that bind
    I remember thinking how often we look, but never see...we listen, but never hear...we exist, but never feel...A house is only a place. It has no life of its own. It needs human voices, activity and laughter to come alive. Erma Bombeck
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • Decorating the Community Activity Center for Christmas
    U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Naomi Reyes, 972nd Military Police Company, sets decorations on the Community Activity Center Christmas tree on Camp As Sayliyah during the CAC decorating, Dec. 9, 2012.
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • Qatari and US forces train together in combat lifesaver course
    Last month, the Camp As Sayliyah Troop Medical Clinic held two Combat Lifesaver classes to educate soldiers on what to do in life-threatening situations when no medics are available.
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • Decorating the Community Activity Center for Christmas
    U.S Army Maj. James Boyette, director of the department of public works for Area Support Group - Qatar, assists with decorating the CAC Christmas tree, Dec. 9, 2012.
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • A day on, not a day off!
    Every year on the third Monday of the month of January, we celebrate the birth of a man known worldwide whom left a legacy which paved the way for civil rights, dignity, and equal treatment throughout the races which make up the United States of Amer…
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • Ties that bind
    Sgt. 1st Class Cesar Ceja, the noncommissioned officer in charge of the personnel section for Area Support Group - Qatar, helps cook chicken during the Community Activity Center Christmas cookout, Dec. 9, 2012.
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • Ties that Bind
    Ch. (Maj.) William Wehlage, holds prayer prior to the CAC cookout, Dec. 9, 2012.
    - 9 Jan 13, 6:00am -
  • Dog Gone Training and Newtown, Conn. Condolences
    Staff Sgt. Jerry Fountaine and Staff Sgt. Jerry Holyst, both of the 928th Military police working dog detachment out of Newtown, Conn., discuss training dogs while on Camp As Sayliyah, Doha, Qatar, and offer their condolences to Newton, Conn. Produc…
    - 23 Dec 12, 2:12am -
  • CAS Veterans Day observance
    U.S. Army Sgt. Lashonnda Shannon render a salute during the national anthem and retiring of the colors during the Camp As Sayliyah Veteran's Day observance, here, Nov. 12, 2012. (Photo by Polli Ogilvie, ASG-QA Public Affairs)
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • CAS Triathlon 2012
    A swimmer competes in the first leg of the Camp As Sayliyah triathlon, here, Nov. 10, 2012. (Photo by Jeremiah J. Clark, ASG-QA Public Affairs)
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • CAS Veterans Day observance
    U.S. Army Col. Wayne Grieme Jr., commander of Area Support Group - Qatar, and Command Sgt. Maj. Charles Holliday, command sergeant major of Area Support Group - Qatar, stand at attention with the Qatari delegation during the Veterans Day ceremony at.…
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • Boy Scout Troop 970 November Campout
    Want an adventure? Then look no further than going on a trek with the American School of Doha (ASD) Boy Scouts. Early in the morning on Nov. 16, scouts, adult leaders and military volunteers embarked on a great Qatari adventure with Boy Scout Troop.…
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • CAS Veterans Day observance
    U.S. Army Maj. Shawn Gralinski and Capt. Michael LeMay, both of Area Support Group - Qatar's S3 shop, render a salute during the national anthem and retiring of the colors during Camp As Sayliyah's Veterans Day observance, Nov. 12, 2012. (Photo by Je…
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • CAS Triathlon 2012
    U.S. Army Capt. Michael LeMay of the Area Support Group - Qatar swims the first portion of the Camp As Sayliyah Triathlon, Nov. 10, 2012. (Photo by Jeremiah J. Clark, ASG-QA Public Affairs)
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • CAS Veterans Day observance
    Sgt. 1st Class Loretta Whitehurst of Area Support Group-Qatar lead the honor guard for the flag ceremony during the Camp As Sayliyah's Veterans Day observance Nov. 12, 2012. (Photo by Jeremiah J. Clark, ASG-QA Public Affairs)
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • CAS fall triathlon sheds blood, sweat and tears
    Fingers grip the lip of the Camp As Sayliyah swimming pool in the fading, evening light Nov. 10. Many racers wondered if they could finish a triathlon. Then with the blast of an air-horn, they thrust off the wall and started swimming. By the time the…
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • November is Native American Heritage Month
    Throughout November, the Department of Defense recognizes National Native American Heritage Month. This year our theme is "Serving our people, serving our nations: Native visions for the future." Although the theme might change every year the practi…
    - 18 Dec 12, 6:00am -
  • Afghan troops begin training with Mobile Strike Force Vehicle
    The Afghanistan National Army's Mobile Strike Force Vehicle has cleared one of the final obstacles on its way to the battlefield with the start of its first Operator New Equipment Training, or OPNET class.
    - 3 May 12, 10:54pm -

Asia & Pacific

  • Female ROKA Officer Earns EIB
    Lt. Jung was the first Republic of Korea female officer to earn the U.S. EIB.
    - 14 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • National Guard, Local Students Perform Together in Fellowship Concert
    PEARL CITY, Hawaii (June 12, 2016) -- Hawaii Army National Guard Soldiers assigned to the 111th Army Band participated in a music fellowship concert alongside local students at the Pearl City Cultural Center June 12.
    - 14 Jun 16, 4:00am -
  • Command Sgt. Maj. Michael L. Berry
    Command Sgt. Maj. Michael L. Berry was born in Fort Jackson, S.C. He entered the U.S. Army in July, 1992. He received Basic Training at Fort Benning, Ga., and was then trained as an infantryman there during Advanced Individual Training.
    - 12 Apr 16, 12:35am -
  • Area I Command Perspective
    In New Year, eye on winter safety, rotational units
    - 4 Mar 16, 9:47am -
    Briefing slides from the Warrior Country Command Information Exchange, held Nov. 19, 2015 on Camp Casey in Dongducheon, South Korea.
    - 3 Dec 15, 2:39am -
  • 1st ABCT cases colors, leaves behind a legacy
    The 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, has been on the Peninsula continuously since 1965. During that time, it has built a shared history with the Republic of Korea Army and the local population. Through combined training and ope…
    - 24 Jul 15, 2:10am -
  • Soldiers Compete in 2ID Best Warrior Competition
    Gunshots could be heard nearby. He couldn't see anything in the tall grass. He scanned the area with a discriminating eye. All around him the terrain gave away to steep hills that dropped off. He knew he had to suppress enemy fire and keep pushing fo…
    - 14 Apr 15, 1:14am -
  • 2nd BCT finishes NTC rotation, ready to start Korea mission
    In March, the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, completed a rotation at the National Training Center located in Fort Irwin, Calif. This training was in preparation for their upcoming mission to replace 1s Armored Brigade Combat Team, 2nd…
    - 10 Apr 15, 9:27am -
  • 2여단이 배치 전 지역조사를 위해 1여단을 방문하다
    캠프 케이시, 대한민국 -- 제 2보병사단 예하 제 1기갑전투여단이 캠프 케이시와 호비를 떠난다는 사실은 이미 기정화된 사실이다. 그렇다면 그 빈자리를 누가 채우게 될까?
    - 23 Feb 15, 4:52am -
  • Gunnery Ensures Readiness, Builds Cohesion
    RODRIGUEZ LIVE FIRE COMPLEX, South Korea -- A cold wind swept across the land in the early morning as a Bradley made its way into position. Inside the 27 tons of steel, a crew scanned for targets in the area while another Bradley moved up nearby. Sud…
    - 9 Feb 15, 8:15am -
  • International Transfer Point Operations
    CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea -- Soldiers from the 557th Military Police Company, 501st Sustainment Brigade were tasked with establishing and conducting detainee operations during Ulchi Freedom Guardian (UFG), an annual Korea-wide military training exe…
    - 5 Mar 14, 1:47pm -
  • 1st Signal Brigade hears from Eighth Army generals during TLDB
    During a senior leader breakfast, prior to the Training and Leader Development Brief, colonels, lieutenant colonels, and sergeants major from 1st Signal Brigade broke their fast with the Eighth Army commander and listened to his counsel at Honors Caf…
    - 12 Feb 14, 5:40pm -
  • HHPC at Casey will offer broad menu of cutting-edge workouts, health info
    The new Health and Human Performance Center at Camp Casey features a spacious room equipped for functional fitness workouts, as well as a cardiovascular workout area, flexibility and recovery room and a "stress-less" area.
    - 8 Aug 13, 10:59pm -
  • Amid monsoon season, Area I ready
    Quick-response teams poised should floods, landslides, hit Warrior Country
    - 18 Jul 13, 4:45am -
  • Engineer Volunteer seeks to bring clean water to Nepalese Village
    Beyond majestic Mount Everest, many residents in the rural areas of Nepal lack basic services including clean water, electricity, roads, and telecommunication systems. Benjamin Snyder, a senior hydraulic engineer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers…
    - 15 Sep 12, 1:39am -
  • Army befriends youth home
    At the Camp Hovey bowling center Feb. 3, Lt. Col. Benny Starks cuts a cake with the help of Kim Yoo-sung, nine. Starks is commanding officer of Army Field Support Battalion-Korea at Camp Mobile. The unit hosted 30 youngsters from a local youth home f…
    - 29 Feb 12, 5:37am -
  • 8th TSC Commanding General visits 65th Engineers at PTA
    Maj. Gen. Michael J. Terry, commander, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, and members of his command team, visited more than 300 Soldiers, here, May 10, during their field training exercise.
    - 26 May 11, 8:30pm -
  • Soldiers Experience Battle
    Contains combat footage from the 2nd Infantry Division's "Warrior Focus" exercise. The entire story is posted on the AFN Korea website.
    - 12 Mar 09, 7:22am -
  • Soldiers break longest Gimbab world record
    Soldiers with 19th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), 501st Sustainment Brigade and their family members had a chance to experience the 8th Uljin Snow Crab Festival in Hupo Harbor, Uljingun, April 6 to 8.
    - 13 Apr 07, 1:59am -
  • Commitment Extends Beyond RSOI
    19th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) met with 50th Homeland Reserve Division Headquarters in Daegu for the first time to participate in friendly activities including a game of soccer, tug-of-war and dinner.
    - 10 Apr 07, 3:09am -
  • Stryker Brigade Arrives For RSOI Support
    2nd Platoon, A Company, 1-27th Infantry Regiment from Schofield Barracks, Hawaii arrived at Daegu Air Base March 18 to participate in the Reception, Staging, Onward Movement and Integration exercise held annually by United States Forces Korea.
    - 28 Mar 07, 10:14pm -


  • Setting a vision for Army housing communities in Europe
    SEMBACH, Germany -- With 7,355 Army-owned housing units and 4,712 Army-leased housing units, Installation Management Command-Europe manages over 70 percent of the Army's traditional housing inventory.
    - 12 Sep 19, 11:39am -
  • MK AB tests readiness with emergency response exercise
    MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU AIR BASE, Romania - An M1A1 Abrams tank and a fuel tanker carrying thousands of gallons of highly toxic and flammable fuel collide in a simulated exercise, causing a massive explosion with several simulated casualties. This scen…
    - 27 Aug 19, 1:47pm -
  • Deadline nears to register for VA employment training course
    SEMBACH, Germany -- For military members separating or retiring from overseas, the search for that first job as a civilian can be a challenge.
    - 29 Jul 19, 1:35pm -
  • Naturalization ceremony in Stuttgart celebrates 12 new US citizens
    The Frankfurt Field Office of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) conducted a naturalization ceremony for 12 military and spouse candidates from around Germany at U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart, Germany, July 18.
    - 22 Jul 19, 11:35am -
  • USAG Stuttgart welcomes new commander
    In a change of command ceremony, Col. Jason W. Condrey assumed command of US Army Garrison Stuttgart from Col. Neal A. Corson, July 10, 2019.
    - 12 Jul 19, 10:49am -
  • Multinational Air Assault Planning Exercise Conducted at JMTG-U
    YAVORIV, Ukraine - Leaders of Task Force Carentan, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) conducted a joint scenario demonstration of air assault operations with international counterparts here, June 20.
    - 27 Jun 19, 8:25am -
  • 2CR and Romania foster partnership during SG19 static display
    SIBIU, Romania - U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to Comanche Troop, 1st Squadron, 2d Cavalry Regiment, cadets currently enrolled at the Nicolae Bolcescu Land Forces Academy and members from the Romanian Land Forces and Romanian Air Force join...
    - 24 Jun 19, 9:55am -
  • Devil Brigade Soldiers showcase air defense capabilities
    SHABLA, Bulgaria -- Three teams of two Soldiers each, from the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, participated in Shabla 19, here, June 10-15, 2019. Shabla 19 is designed to improve readiness and interoperability between the Bu…
    - 17 Jun 19, 9:06am -
  • Resilience in the lives of military children: The effect of chapel relationships
    Relationships are significant in the resilience of all children. However, relocations and deployments interrupt the significant relationships of military children. Relationships within chapels can supplement and support military children in resilienc…
    - 14 Jun 19, 3:59pm -
  • 1/2CR conducts MEDEVAC rehearsal
    VÁRPALOTA, Hungary - In the U.S. Army, there are two common messages every Soldier must know how to prepare and use: call for fire and the nine-line medical evacuation request.U.S. Army medics from the 1st Squadron, 2d Cavalry Regiment demonstrate…
    - 7 Jun 19, 7:20am -
  • Soldiers conduct battle drills during Astral Knight 19
    KOPER, Slovenia-As a siren sounded, Soldiers of the 5th Battalion 7th Air Defense Artillery Regiment rushed to activate radar systems in a drill in Koper, Slovenia June 4, 2019.
    - 5 Jun 19, 6:32am -
  • New director joins IMCOM-Europe
    SEMBACH, Germany - Installation Management Command-Europe welcomed its new director while bidding farewell to his predecessor during a transition of authority ceremony held here May 31.
    - 3 Jun 19, 3:17pm -
  • Soldiers prepare for exercise Astral Knight 19 in Slovenia
    KOPER, Slovenia-U.S. Soldiers with the 5th Battalion 7th Air Defense Artillery Regiment arrived in waves to Koper, Slovenia May 28, 2019 to set up communications equipment and Patriot Missile Defense Systems for the joint exercise Astral Knight 19.
    - 29 May 19, 10:20am -
  • Stuttgart students help to save the environment in outdoor classroom
    Stuttgart's Patch Middle School brought students in to the great outdoors for a hands-on learning experience to teach the importance of preserving the earth's natural ecosystems that are dependent on habitats for plants and animals.
    - 27 May 19, 6:13am -
  • Transfer of Authority Ceremony held at JMTG-U
    YAVORIV, Ukraine - Soldiers of 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) took authority of the Joint Multinational Training Group - Ukraine here, May 2.
    - 3 May 19, 9:59am -
  • Stuttgart honors community volunteers
    The annual ceremony honored all registered volunteers across the Stuttgart military community while also awarding individual nominees in six "Volunteer of the Year" categories. A panel of judges brought together by Army Community Service determines t…
    - 1 May 19, 3:49pm -
  • Hubble and Klein crowned 7th MSC 2019 Best Warriors
    KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany - Four Soldiers from various units in the 7th Mission Support Command braved unseasonably cold and rainy weather to compete in this year's Best Warrior Competition (BWC) held here across the Kaiserslautern Military Community,.…
    - 29 Apr 19, 10:53am -
  • Senior military leader's share experiences in mental health
    The first Senior Leader Symposium, held April 17 on Patch Barracks, focused on Behavioral Health and Suicide Prevention and shed light among peers to personal stories of how mental health can have life-long impacts without any obvious symptoms.
    - 22 Apr 19, 2:18pm -
  • Camp Darby supports humanitarian response effort to Mozambique
    Employees at Camp Darby were on hand to provide humanitarian assistance once again after disaster struck Mozambique.
    - 13 Apr 19, 4:37pm -
  • IMCOM-Europe names its Best Warriors
    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- Installation Management Command-Europe announced the winners of its 2019 Best Warrior Competition during a ceremony here March 6.
    - 11 Mar 19, 11:46am -
  • USAG Stuttgart joins local employee discount program to encourage public transit use
    To encourage an alternative solution to driving, following employee feedback, U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart joined the company employee discount program with Stuttgarter Straßenbahnen AG (SSB), the city's public transit service, encompassing the VVS…
    - 20 Feb 19, 3:18pm -
  • Career summits in Europe to connect Soldiers, spouses with employers
    WIESBADEN, Germany -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Hiring Our Heroes program will sponsor three career summits in Europe during March and April.
    - 31 Jan 19, 10:27am -
  • Bavaria puts 10-Miler runners to the test
    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- More than 100 runners from installations across Europe faced a tough, hilly course here while competing in this year's U.S. Forces Europe Army 10-Miler Qualifier Race.
    - 24 Aug 18, 11:54am -
  • Stuttgart garrison says 'Willkommen Tia, Auf Wiedersehen Alvarez'
    At a ceremony before assembled troops and distinguished guests, incoming Command Sgt. Maj. Toese Tia assumed responsibility from Command Sgt. Maj. Mariano Z. Alvarez as the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart senior enlisted advisor, June 15.
    - 21 Jun 18, 9:46am -
  • Ansbach-Illesheim Memorial Day Ceremony 2018
    Soldiers, civilians and retirees were joined by local members of the American Legion posts (Ansbach and Illesheim) to pay tribute to fallen service members at a wreath laying during a Memorial Day ceremony at Storck Barracks Memorial Park May 24, 201…
    - 29 May 18, 7:11am -
  • USAG Stuttgart is leading the way transitioning services online
    Stuttgart is the first Army garrison to establish the use of an online appointment system accessible to all DOD ID cardholders and personnel on-post, coordinated by the Knowledge Management program.
    - 23 May 18, 5:15am -
  • USO supports troops at Camp MK
    MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU, Romania -- U.S. troops deployed here as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve are enjoying home-entertainment items donated by the USO, including flat-screen televisions, DVDs, electronic gaming units, and arts and crafts kits.
    - 9 May 18, 1:18pm -
  • Summer hire program accepting applications
    WIESBADEN, Germany -- The Civilian Human Resources Agency Northeast/Europe Region is now accepting applications for the Army in Europe Youth Summer Hire Program.
    - 23 Apr 18, 11:19am -
  • Partners for a Healthy Baby program addresses family needs
    SEMABCH, Germany -- Army garrisons across Europe provide a variety of training throughout the year in support of military families. During April, activities are scheduled as a part of Child Abuse Prevention Month, which supports the Army mission of s…
    - 23 Apr 18, 9:20am -
  • Europe/Africa Casualty Assistance Center hosts workshop
    SEMABACH, Germany -- The Europe/Africa Casualty Assistance Center hosted a casualty managers workshop here April 10-11 to address overseas issues and highlight ways to enhance existing operations.
    - 20 Apr 18, 12:13pm -
  • Scouts "pass the torch of liberty" at Flanders Fields ceremony
    Over 50 scouts from across Belgium converged in Waregem, a city located in the heart of Flanders Fields, Belgium, Nov. 11 at the eleventh hour, to honor veterans during the 99th anniversary of the end of World War I. Attendance was a collaborative ef…
    - 17 Apr 18, 8:22am -
  • AFRICOM International Women's Day panel discuses diversity in the US military
    U.S. AFRICOM highlights the contributions of female officers, non-commissioned officers and civilians to the U.S. military, and the history of diversity and gender integration.
    - 16 Mar 18, 3:13pm -
  • 3 reasons to attend European Theater Transition Summits
    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- U.S. Army Garrisons Bavaria and Rheinland Pfalz are hosting European Theater Transition Summits March 26-27 and March 28-29. Organized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Hiring Our Heroes Foundation, the events are focused on h…
    - 9 Mar 18, 12:26pm -
  • Judging starts for annual TOPPERS show
    SEMBACH, Germany -- Judging for the 23rd annual IMCOM-Europe Tournament of Plays, or TOPPERs, starts Feb. 23 and runs until April 1.
    - 16 Feb 18, 11:08am -
  • USAREUR recognizes IMCOM-Europe employee
    WIESBADEN, Germany -- U.S. Army Europe presented its highest honor for the personnel community to a member of Installation Management Command-Europe.
    - 1 Feb 18, 5:32pm -
  • First WARTAC-Europe graduates offered jobs with VA; next classes begin in February
    WIESBADEN, Germany -- More than 40 transitioning service members from throughout Europe graduated last month from the Department of Veterans Affairs' first overseas Warrior Transition Advancement Course. Along with certificates came well-earned job o…
    - 18 Jan 18, 8:29am -
  • NSTA hosts U.S., Bulgarian military and civilian leadership
    NOVO SELO TRAINING AREA, Bulgaria -- One of Julia Sibilla's last duties as site director here, where U.S., NATO and partner militaries prepare for combat, called for showcasing how this sprawling range helps to shape units as a single force to face a…
    - 20 Dec 17, 8:44am -
  • 554th MP Company honors fallen comrade during 'Clifton Challenge'
    Soldiers with the 21st Theater Sustainment Command's 554th Military Police Company, 709th Military Police Battalion, 18th Military Police Brigade participated in the fourth annual "Clifton Challenge," Sept. 1 on Panzer Kaserne in Böblingen, Germany.
    - 14 Nov 17, 2:47pm -
  • USAG Stuttgart opens first volunteer run community center RB Zentrum
    A volunteer run community center on Robinson Barracks opened its doors to Stuttgart military community members for the first time, Nov. 13.
    - 14 Nov 17, 1:55pm -
  • IMCOM-Europe garrisons hosting Retiree Appreciation Days
    WIESBADEN, Germany -- Garrisons throughout IMCOM-Europe are hosting Retiree Appreciation Days in October.
    - 17 Oct 17, 7:42am -
  • IMCOM-Europe recognizes Vietnam veterans
    SEMBACH, Germany -- IMCOM-Europe recognized five Vietnam-era veterans during a town hall held here Aug. 29.
    - 31 Aug 17, 3:30pm -
  • IMCOM support to Saber Guardian: a Family Affair
    Earlier this summer, U.S. Army Europe oversaw Saber Guardian 17, which was held in Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria. The annual exercise involved more than 25,000 service members from over 20 ally and partner nations, included personnel from IMCOM-Europ…
    - 18 Aug 17, 1:14pm -
  • Garrison MPs strengthen Bulgarian partnerships at Black Sea base
    NOVO SELO TRAINING AREA, Bulgaria -- Three military police officers from different garrisons in Europe combined their knowledge and experience of law enforcement and military justice while helping to protect the community here during the multinationa…
    - 20 Jul 17, 1:21pm -
  • Ribbon-cutting ceremony recognizes importance of ERI projects in Romania
    MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU, Romania -- Senior U.S. and Romanian leaders gathered here July 17 to celebrate current and future long-term infrastructure projects at the Army's Black Sea hub.
    - 18 Jul 17, 6:52am -
  • The USAG Benelux ACS program: a model to follow
    The Army Community Service (ACS) Installation Award of Excellence, which was granted in June 2017 for the Year 2016, recognized the hard work done by USAG Benelux ACS for the past year and a half. "For us, it is a quite prestigious award. It solidi…
    - 14 Jul 17, 11:18am -
  • Soldiers deployed for Saber Guardian celebrate July 4
    CAMP MIHAIL KOGALNICEANU, ROMANIA -- U.S. service members here started their July 4 morning in ordinary fashion: early-morning resistance training at the 24/7 gym, followed by breakfast and a few cups of coffee at the dining facility.
    - 6 Jul 17, 9:33am -
  • Benelux OPSEC manager earns Army-level honors
    On May 16, Barbara Hunsberger, the USAG Benelux Operational Security program manager, a member of the garrison's S3-5-7, was awarded third place in the Army's 2017 Operations Security Competition. "OPSEC is the way that we protect our sensitive infor…
    - 30 Jun 17, 1:21pm -
  • A beer brings broadcaster a story and an award
    "I knew that this story would be one of the biggest, most ambitious stories that I was ever going to do," said Staff Sgt. Adam Harder about his video 'The Man from the Bottle.' With the 16 minutes long production, the AFN operations manager and bro…
    - 30 Jun 17, 1:03pm -
  • Improved testing ensures safe drinking water
    WIESBADEN, Germany -- Public works officials using the Army's newer stringent standards and procedures have begun testing water samples throughout U.S. Army garrisons in Europe.
    - 8 Jun 17, 12:46pm -
  • Military Spouse of the Year: "not for recognition"
    "It was absolutely amazing," said Ashley Clark about an adventure she will never forget. The overall 2017 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year was announced during a live VIP event hosted in Washington D.C., May 12.Clark, who works al…
    - 6 Jun 17, 11:09am -
  • Chièvres gate guards receive additional training
    The guards who provide access security on Chièvres Air Base and Caserne Daumerie are trained continuously in order to be prepared to react to any situation that might occur while performing their duties. Part of their continued training is the Emer…
    - 6 Jun 17, 10:12am -
  • Multiple faiths represented at Stuttgart's National Prayer Breakfast
    Guest speakers of different faiths, service members and civilians from all branches joined together for U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart's National Prayer Breakfast, May 4, Patch Barracks.
    - 13 May 17, 1:43pm -
  • Regional fruit trees preserved by USAG Stuttgart DPW
    U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart Directorate of Public Works Environmental Division, together with host nation partners identifies and tracks various fruits growing on the installations as part of an ongoing conservation project.
    - 13 May 17, 1:42pm -
  • Senior Enlisted Advisor visits SHAPE, talks NCO development
    Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff hosted a joint All Hands meeting with servicemembers during his visit to SHAPE April 28.
    - 4 May 17, 9:41am -
  • Chièvres Air Base runway now up to NATO standards
    The NATO project to install a new airfield lighting system along the Chièvres Air Base runway has been completed, April 18. This week the Federal Aviation Agency made their final flight checks on the system which is now up to NATO standards.
    - 4 May 17, 9:33am -
  • Sexual assault: breaking the silence
    "Sexual assault. Sexual Harassment. Not in our Army." You may have heard this slogan these past days and you will hear it again. Every year, in April, civilian and military communities observe Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAAPM) acr…
    - 27 Apr 17, 1:25pm -
  • Celebrating Service and Thanking the Changemakers
    This week USAG Benelux is recognizing its volunteers and the impact their 17,000 hours of service have had on the community. From leading Family Readiness Groups, to coaching youth sports, to assisting administrative offices, volunteers play a huge r…
    - 27 Apr 17, 12:27pm -
  • Garrison team honors memory of those who lost their lives during the Battle of Buchhof
    Col. Glenn Dickenson, commander, U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart, led 10 members from the community to participate in the 72nd anniversary commemoration of the Battle of Buchhof, April 9.
    - 17 Apr 17, 1:09pm -
  • Brussels MPs get the most out of their assignment here
    U.S. Army Garrison Benelux-Brussels MPs, two dog handlers from the 100th Military Working Dog Detachment on Chièvres Air Base, members of the ISTAR - Bataljon Jagers te Paard (a Belgian Army Tactical Recon and Intel Battalion) stationed in Heverlee…
    - 10 Apr 17, 9:46am -
  • SHAPE celebrates 50 years in Belgium
    Belgium's official motto "Unity Makes Strength" was on full display March 31, 2017 as senior military and local leadership commemorated the 50th anniversary of SHAPE raising its flag in the country. Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, which mo…
    - 6 Apr 17, 8:06am -

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  • 'Durable' Soldier from Ghana trains for air assault school
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:50pm -
  • Tack Force Darby's Do-Nou Road
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  • LeBoeuf hosts senior leader strategy session
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:48pm -
  • USARAF physician assistant selected for 'Iron Majors' AMEDD course
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:48pm -
  • USARAF, ZDF chaplains discuss deployment cycle support, combat stresses
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:47pm -
  • U.S. Army Trains Nigerian Infantry
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  • CG Visits MEDRETE in Cameroon
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:44pm -
  • Media interview in Cameroon
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:43pm -
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:42pm -
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  • US Soldiers train Nigerian infantry
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:32pm -
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:31pm -
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:30pm -
  • Uganda & US Soldiers train to counter IEDS
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:29pm -
  • United Accord exercise builds friendship, skills through jungle warfare training in Ghana
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:28pm -
  • Taking the knowledge with you
    JINJA, Uganda -- Different patterned uniforms, go back and forth from a computer to a map, intently trying to solve a task as one team. Militaries from 10 nations are working together on a real-life training scenario based on the African Union Missio…
    - 8 Oct 19, 2:27pm -
  • USARAF welcomes new commanding general
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:27pm -
  • 'He'll meet his demise' US Army physician speaks about dying African patient
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:26pm -
  • U.S. Soldier gives back to hometown school in Ghana
    NSUTA, Ghana -- A U.S. Army Soldier, born in Africa, brought smiles to young Ghanaian students' faces as he returned to his hometown and organized a large-scale school supply donation, July 2018.
    - 8 Oct 19, 2:25pm -
  • US gives lift to French forces
    It's almost midnight. A 23-year-old American Soldier navigates the red and white lights blinking down on the flight line. He approaches the plane's tailgate and makes a beeline to his French counterpart. She nods at his arrival and reaches for her cl…
    - 8 Oct 19, 2:20pm -
  • Shared Accord 2019 Initial Planning Event Kicks Off!
    KIGALI, Rwanda -- Military planners from 19 nations gathered here Feb. 9 through Feb. 11 to begin the planning and preparation for the U.S. Army-led exercise, Shared Accord 2019, scheduled to take place in August.
    - 8 Oct 19, 2:19pm -
  • Meet the Providers Expo brings Vicenza military community, local health care providers together
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    - 8 Oct 19, 2:11pm -
  • The end and beginning of an era: African Lion 19
    AGADIR, Morocco - As African Lion 2019 comes to an end, so does the era of U.S. Marine Corps Forces Europe and Africa's tenure of serving at the helm for the multinational exercise.
    - 10 Apr 19, 4:00am -
  • USARAF stands up CJTF-HQ in support of African Lion 2019
    AGADIR, Morocco - U.S. Army Africa assumed the combined joint task force headquarters role for African Lion 2019 in Agadir, Morocco, March 25.
    - 26 Mar 19, 4:00am -
  • US Soldiers assist injured driver
    VICENZA, Italy - The imagery has played out on the small screen for years. U.S. Army recruiting commercials featuring Soldiers running toward those in need - ready and able to help.
    - 14 Mar 19, 4:00am -
  • US gives lift to French forces
    The U.S. military flies French personnel and cargo from a small air base in Niger to any number of outposts in west and central Africa, all in support of France's Operation Barkhane. Operation Barkhane consists of 3,500 French soldiers deployed acro…
    - 11 Mar 19, 4:00am -
  • Shared Accord 19 Initial Planning Event Takes Off.
    Military planners from 19 nations gathered here Feb. 9 through Feb. 11 to begin the planning and preparation for the U.S. Army-led exercise, Shared Accord 2019, scheduled to take place in August.
    - 11 Mar 19, 4:00am -
  • BDF and USARAF move closer to ALFS 19
    VICENZA, Italy - The Botswana Defence Force and U.S. Army Africa moved one step closer to the seventh African Land Forces Summit after wrapping up the main planning event Feb. 5-8 in Gaborone, Botswana.
    - 21 Feb 19, 6:00am -
  • USARAF invests in readiness
    Vicenza, ITALY - Before the sun rose over the Vicenza military community,U.S. Army Africa Soldiers responded to a natural disaster scenario thatlaunched the activation of the emergency response group. It was a first forUSARAF, a test of the uni…
    - 31 Jan 19, 6:00am -
  • Botswana to host ALFS 2019
    GABORONE, Botswana - The Botswana Defence Force will partner with U.S. Army Africa in June 2019 to co-host the seventh African Land Forces Summit in Gaborone, Botswana.
    - 21 Nov 18, 6:00am -
  • US Army training to counter illicit trafficking enhances partnerships, protects wildlife in Gabon
    LOANGO, Gabon - According to the U.S. State Department, wildlife trafficking, illegal poaching, and transit and trade of natural resources generates more than $10 billion a year for transnational organized criminal networks. This illegal trade has th…
    - 15 Oct 18, 1:16pm -
  • U.S. Army, Ghanaian engineers build structures, partnership
    ACCRA, Ghana -- Gravel dust rolls out of the bucket of a yellow Caterpillar tractor as an army engineer tilts his pinky and thumb toward his body, indicating to the operator to start feathering out the gravel.
    - 14 Aug 18, 12:28pm -
  • Justified Accord 2018 Comes to a Close
    JINJA, Uganda -- Participants from 10 countries celebrated the conclusion of Justified Accord 2018, a combined-joint military exercise focused on the African Union Mission in Somalia at the Uganda Peoples Defense Force Center in Jinja, Uganda, June 2…
    - 19 Jul 18, 11:54am -
  • Brave Rifles kick off mission in Iraq
    The 3rd Cavalry Regiment "Brave Rifles" from Fort Hood, Texas, officially assumed the mission from the outgoing 3rd Brigade Combat Team "Patriots," 10th Mountain Division, from Fort Polk, Louisiana, during a ceremony held May 28, 2018.
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  • Soldiers across the globe meet to plan large-scale exercise, United Accord 2018
    ACCRA, Ghana -- Fourteen African partner countries, three western allies and United States Army representatives met at the Kofi Annan International Peace Keeping Training Center to round out the 2018 United Accord exercise plan April 30 -- May 4.
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  • Senior enlisted leaders foster relationships at African summit
    Senior enlisted military leaders from 13 African countries, along with six U.S. service members, attended the second African Land Forces Summit Senior Enlisted Leader Program on April 16, 2018 in Abuja, Nigeria.
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  • African Land Forces Summit 2018 kicks off in Nigeria
    "The African Land Forces Summit is the single largest gathering of African senior military leaders and other Army Chiefs from across the globe on the (African) continent. (ALFS) affords the African countries the avenue to share experiences on global.…
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  • USARAF, MDF chaplains discuss deployment cycle stress management, spiritual support
    In accordance with the upcoming Malawi Battalion deployment (MALBAT 10) and the commencement of another iteration of the Malawi Defense Force Sergeants Major Academy, U.S. Army Africa and MDF chaplains held a military-to-military event in Salima, Mal…
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  • U.S. Army Trains Nigerian Infantry
    Twelve U.S. Army Soldiers share tactics and training with a little over 200 Nigerian Army Soldiers from 26th Infantry Battalion in a remote military compound four hours north of the capital in Jaji. The seven- week training includes reacting to an IE…
    - 22 Mar 18, 3:10pm -
  • U.S. Army Trains Nigeria Infantry
    U.S. Army Trains Nigeria Infantry
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  • Unified Focus 2018 Opening Ceremony
    :50 TV piece of opening ceremony of exercise Unified Focus 2018
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  • Unified Focus 2018 Main Planning Event
    U.S. & Cameroonian troops joined forces with West African & European leaders to begin planning the combined, joint exercise Unified Focus in Douala, Cameroon.
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  • U.S. Army Africa highlights African American heritage: Massachusetts National Guard Pilot leads the
    CW4 Stephen Boyd was raised in Boston during a pivotal time of civil rights in Massachusetts. Implementation of the 1965 Racial Imbalance Act was ordered by United States Federal Judge W. Arthur Garrity in 1974 and was followed by school desegregatio…
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  • Cameroon's Combat Lifesavers
    GAROUA, Cameroon - Soldiers stationed here provided emergency medical care to a casualty in a dark room, amid cries of pain, blaring alarms and red flashing lights.The 1st Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain.…
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  • US and Nigeria begin preparations for 2018 summit
    Abuja, Nigeria - U.S. Army Africa teamed up with Armed Forces Nigeria to begin plans and preparations for 2018's African Land Forces Summit here, Oct. 2-6.
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  • Nigeria & US Army partnership flourishes in Abuja
    ABUJA, Nigeria -- Nigerian Army and U.S. Army soldiers joined forces here to plan the upcoming African Land Forces Summit, Dec. 3-8.
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  • Rwanda Defence Force hosts the U.S., Netherlands for Peacekeeping Exercise Planning
    The Rwanda Defence Force (RDF), the Netherlands, and U.S. Army gathered in Gako, Rwanda Nov. 28 to Dec. 1 to discuss the upcoming annual combined, joint U.S. Army Africa-led exercise Shared Accord 2018, scheduled to take placed in August.
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  • Thanksgiving in Cameroon
    Cameroonian Col. Barthelemy Tsilla, commander of Air Base 301, and his Airmen were invited by Maj. Andrzej V. Kujawski, Task Force Darby commander at CL Garoua to join in the American Thanksgiving tradition.
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Inside the Army

  • ARNG Talks, IPPS-A Listens
    Actor Alan Alda, star of the long-running sitcom "M*A*S*H," once said that "Listening is being able to be changed by the other person." As the Integrated Personnel and Pay System -- Army (IPPS-A) program builds the next-generation HR and pay system f…
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  • Database Milestone Provides ARNG Backbone for IPPS-A
    All 54 states and territories of the Army National Guard (ARNG) crossed a critical milestone for the deployment of IPPS-A this week by completing an Army Organization Server Data Interface (AOS-DI) initial database load ahead of schedule on 25 May, 2…
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  • MS-ARNG HR Professional Enhances IPPS-A's CRM Capabilities
    The Integrated Personnel and Pay System-Army team recently hosted Army National Guard primary human resources technical experts in Arlington, Va. -- leveraging ARNG expertise to populate the question and answer section of IPPS-A's Customer Relationsh…
    - 24 May 18, 7:50pm -
  • 2018 Army Earth Day Message - April 22
    Since the 1970s, the United States Army has joined the Nation in celebrating Earth Day. Army Earth Day is an opportunity to renew our commitment to sound environmental stewardship of the lands entrusted to us; the lands where our Soldiers, Families a…
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  • Points change for Soldiers seeking NCO status
    Soldiers competing for sergeant in January will no longer have 16 promotion points available to them for completing the online "Structured Self-Development I" course.
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  • USAG Daegu's top notch environmental quality effort
    USAG Daegu's DPW environmental team is truly making a difference with their commitment to the military mission while promoting great environmental stewardship," said Col. Robert P. Mann, Jr., garrison commander of USAG Daegu. This has been demonstrat…
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  • Redstone Arsenal: Proud of History, Proud of Cleanup
    Of the 400 RSA cleanup sites originally identified, the installation remediated 182 of them. Remediation of the 17 chemical warfare material (CWM) cleanup sites will take years, as there are almost six miles of trenches. The investigation phase for C…
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  • U.S. Army Garrison Okinawa: A small but mighty natural resource team
    U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) Okinawa includes nine installations that cover more than 988 mostly undeveloped acres on Okinawa Island, Japan. Situated between Taiwan and Japan's mainland, many of those acres are ideal habitat for plants and animals. In f…
    - 31 Mar 18, 6:59pm -
  • Environmental Restoration Warriors restore habitat, mend bodies and minds
    JBLM Department of Public Works Fish and Wildlife team created the Environmental Restoration Warriors (ERW) program four years ago. Through its use of service member manpower, this program successfully accomplishes environmental objectives which hel…
    - 30 Mar 18, 4:05pm -
  • Fort Wainwright CRM Program preserves history on a budget
    Despite shrinking budgets, the Fort Wainwright Cultural Resources Management (CRM) Program has provided successful stewardship of 700 known archaeological sites, plus managed consultation and partnerships with state regulators, neighboring government…
    - 30 Mar 18, 3:42pm -
  • Fort Huachuca using fire to protect cultural resources
    When it came to managing cultural resources, Fort Huachuca's Cultural Resources Management Program team in southeast Arizona overcame several challenges including unevaluated sites and poor survey visibility by capitalizing on the fort's annual presc…
    - 30 Mar 18, 3:35pm -
  • Green technology helps Fort Drum Environmental Restoration Team achieve success
    The Fort Drum Installation Restoration Program team credits its success with well-defined goals and objectives. Specifically, members hope to achieve "no further remedial action required" status at all Fort Drum sites by 2020. One of the IRP team's g…
    - 30 Mar 18, 3:24pm -
  • Colorado's Fort Carson creatively tackles environmental restoration
    Some activities and practices at Fort Carson over the years caused contaminants to enter the soil and groundwater at Fort Carson sites. However, aggressive remediation has been successful enough to allow the Army's mission to continue uninterrupted.
    - 30 Mar 18, 3:11pm -
  • Public comment welcomed by U.S. Army for stationing a new armored brigade combat team
    The Army has completed a 'programmatic environmental assessment' for converting an existing Infantry Brigade Combat Team into a new Armored Brigade Combat Team, and for stationing that new armored brigade at one of five installations.The assessment…
    - 30 Mar 18, 1:23pm -
  • A small team produces big results at Fort Bliss
    Fort Bliss is a U.S. Army installation on approximately 1.12 million acres straddling west Texas and southern New Mexico. Managing more than 20,000 archaeological sites and 614 historic buildings, structures, and landscapes would seem insurmountable.…
    - 29 Mar 18, 6:02pm -
  • FAO program guest speaker discusses democracy issues in Africa
    Nicholas Tomb, program manager of the Center for Civil-Military Relations Africa Program at the Naval Postgraduate School, in Monterey, spoke to U.S. Army Foreign Area Officers in language training at the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language C…
    - 16 Mar 18, 3:13pm -
  • Fort Hood's innovative methods for eliminating waste earns Army secretary's 2017 environmental award
    Deep in the heart of Texas sits Fort Hood--home of III Corps Headquarters, 1st Cavalry Division, 1st Army Division West, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), and several separate brigades, tenant units, and organizations. With a post population.…
    - 13 Mar 18, 2:18pm -
  • Infantry Soldier earns 2nd place, recognition at strongman competition
    JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska -- All or nothing. It's pain and stress management. There's a constant little bird in the back of your mind chirping away that you might not make it. If you don't make it, you just spent months of training and.…
    - 13 Mar 18, 2:08pm -
  • Industry Day for Synthetic Training Environment CFT looks to modernize Soldier training, lethality
    FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- The Soldier/Squad Virtual Trainer Capability Development Team, part of the Synthetic Training Environment Cross Functional Team led by Maj. Gen. Maria Gervais, Combined Arms Center-Training deputy commanding general, hosted.…
    - 12 Mar 18, 4:41pm -
  • Camp Ripley balances cultural preservation with military mission
    CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. -- Camp Ripley sits along 18 miles of undeveloped Mississippi River shoreline in central Minnesota. As the Minnesota Army National Guard's primary training site, it encompasses more than 300 prehistoric and historic sites on its 53…
    - 9 Mar 18, 4:33pm -
  • A small team produces big results at Fort Bliss
    Fort Bliss is a U.S. Army installation on approximately 1.12 million acres straddling west Texas and southern New Mexico. Managing more than 20,000 archaeological sites and 614 historic buildings, structures, and landscapes would seem insurmountable.…
    - 6 Mar 18, 5:50pm -
  • Fort Hood makes Texas-sized impact on environmental quality
    Fort Hood is the home of III Corps Headquarters, 1st Cavalry Division, 1st Army Division West, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), and other brigades, tenant units, and organizations. Located on 218,823 acres in south central Texas, the install…
    - 6 Mar 18, 4:30pm -
  • PAARNG serves as ecologic ally at Fort Indiantown Gap
    Home to PAARNG headquarters and host to more than 130,000 military personnel each year, Fort Indiantown Gap is one of the busiest Guard training sites in the nation. It also is the only live fire, maneuver military training facility in Pennsylvania a…
    - 6 Mar 18, 4:21pm -
  • CH-47 Working Group oversight earns award
    The CH-47 Chinook is a twin-engine, tandem rotor, heavy lift helicopter. A true workhorse that was designed and produced in the early 1960s, this aircraft is the Army's only heavy-lift cargo helicopter. Recent changes to a "Block II" configuration in…
    - 6 Mar 18, 4:12pm -
  • Utah Army National Guard reduces risk and restores Wood Hollow for future use
    Following a wildfire in the area nearly 10 years ago, UTARNG discovered artillery shells and other munitions and explosives of concern (MEC). This prompted enrollment of Wood Hollow into the Military Munitions Response Program as a legacy MEC-impacte…
    - 6 Mar 18, 3:09pm -
  • Proactive sustainment and recycling efforts recognized at FMS #1
    Through a proactive philosophy of environmental protection, FMS #1 earned a 2017 Secretary of Defense Environmental Award for Sustainability. Additionally, the shop exceeded NCNG objectives for reductions in water and increases in recyclables over th…
    - 6 Mar 18, 2:43pm -
  • Cleanup at Camp Ravenna enables OHARNG to expand training efforts
    Camp Ravenna Joint Military Training Center, the primary training site for the Ohio Army National Guard (OHARNG), sits on more than 21,000 acres of land that once housed the Ravenna Army Ammunition Plant (RVAAP). In recent years as training capabilit…
    - 6 Mar 18, 2:32pm -
  • Army recognizes environmental successes
    Each year the Army accepts nominations in nine categories and selects those installations and organizations who have excelled in program management, technical merit, supporting the military mission, transferring lessons learned and involving installa…
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  • Bayonet Focus 18-02
    FORT HUNTER LIGGETT, Calif. - Training exercise Bayonet Focus 18-02 began for Soldiers from across the 7th Infantry Division at Fort Hunter Liggett and Camp Roberts, Calif., Feb. 5, 2018.The 10-day exercise will certify one of the division's subord…
    - 9 Feb 18, 10:57pm -
  • Industry, academia to help Army develop future training
    FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- Army leaders asked industry and academic partners to help the force revolutionize training for units ranging from squads to theater armies.Some 175 defense industry representatives and academic experts attended the Synthet…
    - 21 Sep 17, 3:23pm -
  • Fort Sill Soldiers Aid Stranded Motorists During Ice Storm
    FORT SILL, Okla. (Army News Service, Feb. 23, 2007) - "I serve the people of the United States and live the Army Values." When most Soldiers recite those words from the Soldier's Creed, they likely imagine fulfilling this promise on the battlefield.…
    - 25 Jul 17, 2:55pm -
  • France Honors Two With Legion of Honor Medal
    Two World War II veterans were awarded France's highest award for valor during a ceremony held at the historic El Cortez hotel on July 22.
    - 24 Jul 17, 12:05am -
  • 58th Annual Torrance Armed Forces Days
    The City of Torrance California hosted all five branches of the US Military for the 58th Annual Torrance Armed Forces Days. This years honored service was the US Air Force.
    - 24 May 17, 3:10am -
  • Medal of Honor - Pfc. Henry Svehla
    Pfc. Henry Svehla distinguished himself June 12, 1952, near Pyongony, Korea, while serving as a rifleman with Company F, 32d Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. During intense enemy automatic weapons and small fire, Svehla leapt to his feet and…
    - 16 May 17, 4:09pm -
  • Medal of Honor - Pfc. Anthony T. Kaho'ohanohano
    Pfc. Anthony T. Kaho'ohanohano displayed extraordinary heroism near Chopra-Ri, Korea, Sept. 1, 1951, while assigned to Company H, 17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. Because of the enemy's overwhelming numbers, friendly troops were forced…
    - 16 May 17, 3:58pm -
  • Vice Chief of Staff Designates West Point Center of Excellence for Professional Military Ethics
    Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Richard Cody expanded West PointAca,!a,,cs role as AmericaAca,!a,,cs premier leader-development institution Friday by designating the U.S. Military Academy the Army Center of Excellence for the Professional Milita…
    - 26 Apr 17, 1:39pm -
  • Acting Army secretary 'very impressed' by readiness training at NTC
    FORT IRWIN, Calif. -- Robert M. Speer, acting secretary of the U.S. Army, visited the National Training Center here Saturday to observe readiness training in a realistic operational environment that simulates the conditions today's U.S. Soldiers face…
    - 12 Apr 17, 6:48pm -
  • Striking a Balance at Fort Indiantown Gap National Guard Training Center
    Pennsylvania Army National Guard earned Secretary of the Army Environmental Award in Sustainability for a Team or Individual and will go on to represent the Army and compete with other services' programs at the Secretary of Defense competition later.…
    - 14 Mar 17, 2:16pm -
  • Unconventional Sustainability Method in Hawaii Nabs Award
    A new and somewhat unconventional pest management technique slashed costs, safeguarded sensitive habitat from adverse maintenance impacts, and allowed sections of training land to re-open. Project efforts resulted in a fiscal 2016 Secretary of the Ar…
    - 14 Mar 17, 2:03pm -
  • Fort Bragg Restoring Environment Quickly, Efficiently
    Fort Bragg's IRP has performed so well, it earned the fiscal 2016 Secretary of the Army Environmental Award for Environmental Restoration. The Fort Bragg IRP will go on to compete for the Secretary of Defense Environmental Award competition later thi…
    - 14 Mar 17, 1:50pm -
  • MNARNG 's Camp Ripley Gains National Designation, Wins Award
    The efforts of the installation's Natural Resources Conservation (NRC) program in protecting natural resources, along with the vital training and testing mission of the facility, while working in conjunction with a wide array of federal, state, local…
    - 14 Mar 17, 1:50pm -
  • ARL Effort Improves Health, Environment, Bottom Line
    A team of researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently addressed a need for safer "wash primers" at Army depots, installations and repair facilities. As a result of their solution, the wash primer replacement team at ARL won the fiscal 2…
    - 14 Mar 17, 1:01pm -
  • Conserving Cultural Resources and Energy at Camp Pendleton
    The Virginia Army National Guard Cultural Resources Management program is dedicated to conserving historic resources across state training sites and armories. That often means blending rich history with modern technology.
    - 14 Mar 17, 12:49pm -
  • Alabama ARNG Uses Technology to Discover Resources
    The Alabama Army National Guard Cultural Resources Management Team earned the fiscal 2016 Secretary of the Army environmental award in the CRM Team category and will proceed to the Secretary of Defense Environmental Award competition later this year.
    - 14 Mar 17, 12:37pm -
  • First Army civilian nominated for national award
    ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. - A First Army civilian has been nominated for a national award in recognition of her work as a mentor of local youth.Tammy Vesey, a G3 Operations mobilization specialist, received a Jefferson Foundation Award at the local…
    - 13 Mar 17, 6:45pm -
  • Army announces annual environmental award winners
    The Army recently announced the winners of the Fiscal Year 2016 Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards. Five installations and three teams will receive the highest honor in the field of environmental science and sustainability conferred by the Ar…
    - 7 Mar 17, 2:56pm -
  • All hands on deck! Warrior Bde. successfully conducts sea port load out operations at Pearl Harbor
    Pearl Harbor, Hawaii -- To move an entire Army light infantry brigade and most of its war fighting equipment from one side of the globe to another takes time, manpower and planning.
    - 13 Jan 17, 5:27am -
  • Conquering fears; a foundation for water survival
    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii -- One by one Soldiers ground their gear and step to the edge of the pool; many of them will jump in to be submerged and surrounded by their biggest fear.
    - 21 Nov 16, 8:19pm -
  • Depot produces 50k Blue Force Tracking kits
    Tobyhanna has passed a milestone in producing kits for a key system that enhances situational awareness on the battlefield.
    - 17 Nov 16, 4:58pm -
  • Golden Dragons Reunite on to say Goodbye to their Battalion
    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii --A deactivation ceremony is often described as a solemn event but something remarkable occurred Oct. 3 on Weyand Field, here, on Schofield Barracks, as 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 'Golden Dragons', 2nd Infantry.…
    - 6 Oct 16, 9:25pm -
  • Realistic Training provides Warrior Brigade with Close to Combat Experience
    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii -- As Soldiers assault in teams to clear their objectives; artillery rounds ripple through the air before exploding on their targets cause the ground to shake and rattle underneath their boots.
    - 30 Sep 16, 12:19am -
  • Grit and Determination leads to 2nd place finish at USARPAC Paralegal Challenge
    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii -- Gen. George S. Patton once said, "I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom."
    - 22 Sep 16, 12:24am -
  • Warrior Brigade Hones Skill during Combine Arms Live-Fire Exercise
    On Sept. 19, 2016, the 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, conducts Operation Warrior Fury III on Schofield Barracks to build a foundation around light infantry fundamentals, while improving overall unit readiness across its Tro…
    - 20 Sep 16, 9:29pm -
  • Going Out with a Bang! Golden Dragons walks across Oahu
    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii -- From New London, Connecticut in 1861 to the present day coastlines of Oahu, Soldiers of 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Battalion, 'Golden Dragons', 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division are making histo…
    - 19 Sep 16, 8:29pm -
  • NTC Remembers 9/11
    The Fort Irwin Community gathered together on September 12th to remember the terror attacks that took place on September 11, 2001, and honor those who fell that day and in the 15 years of combat that resulted from those attacks.
    - 13 Sep 16, 4:01pm -
  • 1-14 Infantry Battalion Commemorates Heritage with Road March around Oahu
    SCHOFILED BARRACKS, Hawaii -- The 1st Battalion 14th Infantry Battalion 'Golden Dragons', 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, will be completing a road march around Oahu's shores to commemorate the Battalion's Heritage and Casin…
    - 8 Sep 16, 7:03pm -
  • Fort Campbell light sapper unit reunites with an old friend, perfects new MICLIC technique
    For the first time in about a decade, Soldiers from Fort Campbell, Kentucky's A and B Companies, 326th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 327th Infantry Regiment conducted mine clearing line charge training perfect a new MICLIC depl…
    - 7 Sep 16, 5:39pm -
  • Warrior Brigade Soldiers strive for excellence
    Warrior Brigade and Tropic Lightning Soldiers strive for excellence as they continue their hunt for the Expert Field Medical Badge Aug. 25, 2016 on Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Carlos Davis, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat T…
    - 26 Aug 16, 1:18am -
  • In case of an emergency standup and exit the helicopter
    MCBH KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii -- Helocasting from a UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopter off the coast of Hawaii sounds like the perfect scene for a big screen action movie or military recruiting video. For Soldiers assigned to the 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat, it's…
    - 15 Aug 16, 3:31am -
  • Mount Morris Dam - Debris Removal Project
    Each summer, when the water is low, a team moves in with heavy equipment and removes the sediment and floatable materials that have accumulated behind Mount Morris Dam located on the Genesee River near the Village of Mount Morris in Livingston Count…
    - 18 Sep 15, 12:49pm -

Human Interest

  • Army Reserve officer, congressional representative receives Soldier's Medal for heroism in attack
    WASHINGTON -- For Col. Brad Wenstrup, a combat veteran who served 14 months as chief surgeon at the Abu Ghraib prison hospital, years of training kicked in when the gunfire erupted. In an instant, he was faced with a casualty situation and more than.…
    - 27 Apr 18, 1:55pm -
  • Historic Grant Hall Open House Feb. 3
    Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall's quarterly Public Open House of Grant Hall's historic third-floor courtroom, located on the Fort McNair side of the Joint Base in southwest Washington D.C., is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the first Saturday of the second…
    - 3 Jan 18, 6:20pm -
  • CREW course brings EW to the tactical level
    ROSE BARRACKS, Germany -- One course is bringing Electronic Warfare systems and tactics used to prevent and counter asymmetric threats to the tactical level.
    - 19 Apr 17, 1:48pm -
  • Army Awards and Decorations Review
    FORT KNOX, Ky.- The U.S. Army Human Resources Command's Awards and Decoration Branch is seeking documentation for Silver Star awards that were approved since September 18, 2001 in support of the Global War on Terrorism as part the Department of Defen…
    - 19 Feb 16, 11:01pm -
  • Why I Serve: Signal Soldier continues legacy of service
    CAMP BUEHRING, Kuwait -- With a proud heritage of military service and the influence of growing up in a strong military community, it seemed inevitable Spc. Dana Spurgeon-Moore would serve her nation as a member of the military.
    - 12 Dec 14, 9:16am -
  • Cadets find their feet at Leader's Training Course
    Leader's Training Course Cadets found themselves facing the first real test of their mettle Tuesday at the Dunnegan Team Development Course.
    - 18 Jun 14, 1:52pm -
  • U.S. Army bandsman partners with local school
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow once said, "Music is the universal language of mankind." In the main auditorium of the American International School Kuwait, there is a lot of conversation going on but not enough listening. Maj. Scott McKenzie, the U.S. A…
    - 31 Mar 14, 2:38pm -
  • One Woman's Story of Hope and Survival
    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is the second-most common cause of cancer-related death in American women. For one Fort Detrick woman, this has been her battle over the last year.
    - 21 Oct 13, 2:29pm -
  • Going Green: Environmental engineer takes her work to heart
    If you describe Sherry McCumber as "green," it's not because she's inexperienced, envious, or suffering the ill effects of expired yogurt.
    - 11 Apr 13, 5:20pm -
  • Pittsburgh World War II veteran receives Purple Heart
    Aaron Narvol, a World War II Veteran, received his Purple Heart nearly 70 years after being wounded by enemy fire during a battle in April of 1942.
    - 27 Jan 12, 11:02pm -
  • Wounded warriors, student athletes share common bonds
    High school football stars and a few of the U.S. Army's finest were joined by wounded warriors from Brooke Army Medical Center here in San Antonio. The crew gathered at the Alamodome to enjoy a Kick, Punt, Pass event in conjunction with the U.S. Arm…
    - 7 Jan 12, 2:39am -

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