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Navy Region Mid-Atlantic installations participate in security exercise

Story by David Todd on 01/25/2017 NORFOLK, Va. Exercise Solid Curtain-Citadel Shield 2017 (SC-CS17) will be conducted on naval installations within the Navy's Mid-Atlantic Region, Jan. 30 through Feb. 10, 2017. SC-CS17 is a two-part, linked Anti-Terrorism Force Protection exercise conducted by Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command and Commander, Navy
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Arlington Heights reflects and honors its veterans

Story by SPC David Lietz on 05/31/2016 ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, ILAn estimated 7,000 to 10,000 people watched military units, scout troops, distinguished military officers, and veterans march through the streets of Arlington Heights during their 97th annual Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 30th, 2016. Greg Padovani, Chairman of the Veterans
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Low Altitude Air Defense Marines tour Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Camp Komakado

Story by Cpl Janessa Pon on 01/19/2016 SHIZUOKA, Japan - Marines toured Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 1st Anti-Aircraft Battalion facilities Jan. 13 on Camp Komakado, Shizuoka, Japan. The visit strengthened the relationship between Marines and members of the JGSDF by allowing the service members to explore static displays of anti-aircraft
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Kearsarge visits Muscat, Oman

Story by PO2 Aren Everett on 01/19/2016 MUSCAT, Oman The crew of the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) departed Muscat, Oman, Jan. 12, after a four-day port visit. The liberty visit gave Sailors and Marines a chance to relax and experience the rich heritage of Oman. While in
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California native leads the Few, Proud in Okinawa

Story by LCpl Carl King on 01/19/2016 CAMP HANSEN, Japan Back in 1779, a Marine Corps recruiting ad in the Providence Gazette read, "The Continental ship Providence, now lying at Boston, is bound on a short cruise, immediately; a few good men are wanted to make up her complement." From
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Naval Base Guam hosts JMSDF destroyers for GuamEx

Story by Jeffrey Landis on 01/19/2016 SANTA RITA, Guam A total of seven Japanese ships (JS) of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) pulled into the port of Apra Harbor, U.S. Naval Base Guam, today to conduct an exercise simply called Guam Exercise (GUAMEX). The JMSDF ships include six destroyers
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