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24-hour Remembrance Run honors POW/MIA

Story by Audrey Jensen on 10/09/2018 For 24 hours, the black and white prisoner of war/missing in action flag was carried around the Fitness Center track at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Sept. 20-21, 2018. As part of the 2018 POW/MIA Remembrance Week of events at Peterson AFB, the 24-hour
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Battle of Craney Island mural comes to life

Story by Max Lonzanida on 10/08/2018 Craney Island lies at the mouth of the Elizabeth River, across from Lamberts Point in the Hampton Roads Area. The facility is utilized by the US Army Corps of Engineer's Norfolk Disrict to deposit dredged material, and it's also used by the US Navy
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Parents and Children Launch Home-made Rockets at NSWC Dahlgren Centennial Contest

By Joseph Fordham, NSWCDD Corporate Communications DAHLGREN, Va. On a sultry evening on the tarmac of Dahlgren's airstrip, a gathering of scientists, engineers, mathematicians -- all parents with their children-- launched their handmade rockets into the stratosphere, with much fanfare and commentary from the crowd. The Naval Surface Warfare Center
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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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Health care recruiter makes habit of going above, beyond standards

Story by Derrick Crawford on 10/03/2018 JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON -- Army Staff Sgt. William Booth, 29, of the Army Medical Recruiting Station Kansas City, Kansas, did more than check the box while attending Senior Leader Course (SLC) here with fellow combat medics. He went above and beyond,
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Benavidez set standard for selfless sacrifice

Story by Chuck Cannon on 09/21/2018 FORT POLK, La. In 1982, while serving at U.S. Army Field Station in San Antonio, Texas, I had the privilege no, honor of attending an NCO professional development session in which retired Master Sgt. Roy Benavidez, a Congressional Medal of Honor awardee, spoke. The
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