JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST

New Jersey Combat Medics attend mobile BCT-3 course

Story by MSgt Matt Hecht on 10/03/2018 U.S. Army instructors from the Brigade Combat Team Trauma Training (BCT-3) course instructed and graduated 105 combat medics from the New Jersey Army National Guard on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Sept. 24-28. "The BCT-3 instructors are based out of Fort Sam Houston's Charlie
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Services bring mission into perSPEKtive

Story by Amn Ariel Owings on 10/02/2018 The 87th Force Support Squadron conducted a Single Pallet Expeditionary Kitchen training exercise during a home station readiness training here, August 17. The SPEK is a mobile kitchen that can be setup within two hours by eight people, powered by a two kilowatt
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Army Reserve division brings Sandy experience to Florence response

Story by SSG Shawn Morris on 09/26/2018 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. In late 2012, the U.S. Army Reserve's 99th Regional Support Command provided aid and assistance to local communities in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, receiving the Army Superior Unit Award for its efforts. Nearly six years later, the newly
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Air Mobility Command takes home Sadler Cup

Story by Amn Ariel Owings on 09/26/2018 Purple haze blocked the team's view charging toward the white arch that hung over the finish line. Five miles of challenging dismounted operations obstacles had the team covered in mud and dripping sweat. Struggling to focus on putting one foot in front of
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Air Mobility Command wins Sadler Cup in first Defender Challenge in 14 years

Story by Amn Ariel Owings on 09/19/2018 Air Mobility Command's team earned first place for dismounted operations at the 2018 Defender Challenge, which commenced Sept. 11 with a ceremony to remember Sept. 11, 2001 here. For the first time since 2004, 14 Security Forces teams from each Air Force major
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U.S. Army Reserve Soldier meets bone marrow recipient after 12 years

Story by Debralee Best on 09/04/2018 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. It started as a simple blood draw. It ended with a young teenager making a full recovery from leukemia. Twelve years later, the donor and recipient met face-to-face. Staff Sgt. Richard Midkiff, Task Force Ultimate night battle noncommissioned officer, Operatio
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