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A Filipino-American Sky Soldier Celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Story by CPT Joseph Legros on 05/21/2018 Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have a long history of service to the U.S. military. Spc. Henry Villarama is a Sky Soldier with the 54th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade, and is a proud third generation Filipino-American who upholds this strong legacy.
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Farewell Lt. Col. Mike Navarro

Story by SGT Priscilla Desormeaux on 05/20/2018 Lt. Col. Mike Navarro, assigned as the Virgin Islands National Guard 104th troop commander for the past two years, has proven to measure up to those words and to the high level of integrity he demands of himself. With 32 years of service
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82nd Airborne Division Hosts Expert Field Medical Badge

Story by SGT Christopher Gallagher on 05/18/2018 For two weeks, approximately 130 medical Paratroopers assigned to various units within the 82nd Airborne Division conducted strenuous tasks in attempting to earn their Expert Field Medical Badge at the Medical Support Training Center located on Fort Bragg, North Carolina beginning May 7,
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Taking Care of the Team: 10th Group Holds Health Seminar for Soldiers and Families

Story by SGT Dustin Miller on 05/18/2018 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group participated in a health and wellness seminar at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort, May 3 - 4, 2018. This is the second seminar of its kind for the battalion. The first health and
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Fit Food Challenge' completed; healthier lifestyle changes continue

Story by Paul Levesque on 05/18/2018 ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Illinois Employees from Headquarters, U.S. Army Sustainment Command and other organizations based on Rock Island Arsenal gathered at the Lock and Dam Lounge here May 14 to celebrate the completion of the "Fit Food Challenge." The eight-week initiative, which began March
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Ceremony marks 101st DIVARTY Change of Responsibility

Story by CPT Jennifer Cruz on 05/18/2018 FORT CAMPBELL, KY.- The 101st Division Artillery Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, held a change of responsibility ceremony May 10. During the ceremony, Command Sgt. Maj. Ernest Warner relinquished responsibility as the senior enlisted advisor to Command Sgt. Maj. Elroy Grant. Soldiers, Family, friends,
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7th ATC bids farewell to Aguto, welcomes LaNeve

Brig. Gen. Christopher C. LaNeve took command of the 7th Army Training Command from Brig. Gen. Antonio A. Aguto during a change of command ceremony May 13, 2018 on the parade field at Tower Barracks, Germany. The ceremony was presided over by Lt. Gen. Christopher G. Cavoli, the commanding general
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Fort Benning chaplain follows in son's footsteps to achieve airborne wings

Story by Jessica Dupree on 05/17/2018 FORT BENNING, Ga. (May 18, 2018) Chaplain (Capt.) Matthew Christensen stood among five other legacy paratroopers at the U.S. Army Airborne School graduation ceremony. The Soldiers surrounding Matthew Christensen stood before their parents and grandparents who were paratroopers before them. Matthew Christensen stood at
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7th MSC Soldier prepares for USARC Best Warrior Competition

Story by SPC Daisy Zimmer on 05/16/2018 Specialist Konner Klein, a supply specialist with Charlie Company, 457th Civil Affairs Battalion, in Wackernheim, Germany, shares his thoughts on winning the 7th Mission Support Command's Best Warrior Competition in April. Klein, along with one other winner from 7th MSC, is slated to
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Qatar, U.S. militaries work together to strengthen Qatar C-17 air drop capabilities

Story by SSG Charlotte Reavis on 05/16/2018 AL UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar Airdrop systems technicians, better known as "riggers," from the 824th Quartermaster Company, along with members of the United States Air Force, the Italian Army, and some U. S. contractors, are working side-by-side with the Qatar military to enhance
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Air Force & Army Integrate During RED FLAG-Alaska

Story by SrA Isaac Johnson on 05/15/2018 Modern warfare is in a state of continual evolution, from how the battle is fought to the tools and equipment with which those battles are won. This is why being able to train with the most cutting edge military technology is so vital
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