SCHOFIELD BARRACKS/WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD

Tropic Lightning Soldiers hone skills in Warfighter

Story by SSG Keith Anderson on 10/11/2018 Soldiers from the 25th Infantry Division and supporting units participated in Warfighter 19-01 at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, from September 30 to October 11. The multi-echelon exercise tested the division's ability to manage, direct, and synchronize multiple brigades with air and ground assets under
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America's First Corps hones readiness at Warfighter Exercise 19-1

Story by SGT William Brown on 10/10/2018 JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. From The American Revolutionary War to the current fight on the battlefield, tactics, techniques and procedures have changed and evolved rapidly. With each battle fought, new lessons are learned, and the need to stay current and ready is critical
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Hickam Thrift Shop offers volunteer opportunities, deals

Story by Kristen Wong on 10/05/2018 Get ready to pop some tags at the Hickam Thrift Shop. From German steins to stuffed animals to even high-end items, there is no shortage of variety in this store, aboard Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. The thrift shop is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday
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95th Combat Engineers breach doors with Marines

Story by 1LT Eugene Molisso on 10/03/2018 A breach man' breaks position from the file and approaches the door quietly. He places what is known as a donut charge against the door and then tactically falls back into the file formation to join his teammates. After a timed-delay and a
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175th FMSC conducts Inaugural Joint Pacific Paymaster Challenge

Story by SSG John Portela on 10/03/2018 The 175th Financial Management Support Center (FMSC) Fort Shafter, Hawaii, held its inaugural Joint Pacific Paymaster Challenge for INDOPACOM. The 5-day event tested the Financial Management teams on urban warfare simulations, demonstrating critical thinking, formal board interviews, physical fitness challenges, written exams, and
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EOD specialists hone skills during Lightning Forge

Story by SSG Rory Featherston on 09/11/2018 SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Soldiers with the Washington Army National Guard had the opportunity in July to train in a real-world scenario using all of their equipment to respond to realistic situations that they would likely see in a war zone like the current
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