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For Army's highest-ranking Muslim chaplain, his calling came after years of turmoil

Story by Sean Kimmons on 12/17/2018 JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii -- Shortly after converting to Islam, then-Sgt. Khallid Shabazz struggled to find his way while his devout Lutheran family and fellow Soldiers questioned his move. And with a few Article 15s for insubordination on his record, Shabazz, a field
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Army Reserve Soldier supports Emergency Operations after Super Typhoon Yutu

Story by CPT Jeku Arce on 12/15/2018 GAITHERSBURG, Maryland Shortly after Super Typhoon Yutu struck the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Maj. Michael Madsen was called upon to provide legal advice to the federally-coordinated relief effort. On Oct. 24, the Category 5 hurricane-equivalent storm made landfall on the U.S.
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DPAA renovates old facility to increase identification efforts

Story by SSgt Apryl Hall on 12/14/2018 Leadership from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA), along with several other distinguished visitors, veterans and DPAA personnel gathered for a re-dedication ceremony on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Dec. 14, 2018. The ceremony, hosted by DPAA, re-dedicated the agency's previous building to
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Spirit of Liberty Foundation brings Freedom Bell to Pearl Harbor

Story by Kristen Wong on 12/14/2018 Guests and visitors gathered near the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park at the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument Dec. 6, to honor the military with a bell-ringing ceremony. Members of the Spirit of Liberty Foundation, a nonprofit based i
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USARPAC Celebrates Soldiers' Commitment

Story by SSG Justin Silvers on 12/13/2018 FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii - U.S. Army Pacific hosted a Celebration of Service ceremony, Nov. 12, 2018, at historic Palm Circle on Fort Shafter, Hawaii. Soldiers, family, and friends gathered together to pay tribute to the USARPAC Soldiers as they prepare to retire from
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Pensacola Area Chiefs and First Class Petty Officers Host Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony

Story by Bruce Cummins on 12/10/2018 PENSACOLA, Fla. -- Two Pearl Harbor survivors participated in the Pensacola Area Chief Petty Officer's Association's (PACPOA) and the Naval Air Station Pensacola First Class Petty Officer Association's (FCPOA) Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony onboard Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola's Barrancas National Cemetery Dec. 7.
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