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Former Bluejackets Player Finally Attends a Boot Camp Graduation

Story by Susan Krawczyk on 01/26/2018 GREAT LAKES (NNS) -- For Navy veteran Lloyd Grantham, attending his grandson's boot camp graduation, March 17 at Recruit Training Command, brought him full circle as he missed his own graduation in 1950 for a reason only a rare few can claim -- he
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New hiring authority allows Army arsenal to quickly expand capacity to meet Soldier readiness needs

Story by John Snyder on 01/23/2018 WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- After more than 200 years in operation, the fact that the Arsenal must hire machinists and machine tool operators is not news. What is news, however, is how the Arsenal is now using a new hiring authority to immediately fill
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NY National Guard Soldiers, Airmen on duty in case of flooding in Northern New York

Story by Eric Durr on 01/22/2018 MALONE, N.Y.-- One hundred and thirty New York National Guard Soldiers and Airmen were on active duty in case rains and warmer weather caused ice jams and flooding on rivers in upstate and northern New York. The Soldiers and airmen were placed on duty
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Albania Flood Victims Getting Help from U.S. Army's Camp Darby

Story by Chiara Mattirolo on 01/18/2018 LIVORNO, Italy Excess vests, blankets, sleeping bags, sand bags and a water pump were among the more than 2200 pieces of equipment packed on 37 pallets shipped Jan. 17, from the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) Humanitarian Assistance Program-Excess Property (HAP-EP) located in Cam
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NAVSUP WSS Sailors recognized in ceremony

Story by Jeffrey Landis on 01/08/2018 MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (Jan. 4, 2018) A Navy Commander and Lieutenant assigned to Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support (NAVSUP WSS) in Mechanicsburg, Pa., were recognized in a promotion and award ceremony here, Jan. 4. Cmdr. Allen "A.J." Rivera, Director of Operations Research and
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War ends 99 years ago; sets stage for World War II

Story by Mike Howard on 12/22/2017 It is a cluttered image showing Soldiers, horses and guns maybe food rations and ammunition on a road near a bombed out building. The hand-written caption on the yellowed matte says the photo was taken of the 322nd Infantry Regiment at Rovaux, France. The
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