FORT HAMILTON NEWS

Commissaries honor Coast Guard's 229 years of service

Story by Kevin Robinson on 07/25/2019 By Tamara Eastman, DeCA historian Note: Go to DeCA's YouTube page (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtbGrNMRvYY) to see a video related to the Coast Guard's anniversary. To see photographs, go the agency's Flickr page (https://www.flickr.com/photos/commissary/sets/72157709856184436) . FORT LEE, Va. Military commissaries have served the U.S. Coast Guard for
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Map Reading, with a Side of Ranch Dressing

Story by USACC PAO on 07/18/2019 By Jodi Moffett, Cadet Command Public Affairs FORT KNOX, KY. Cadets from 3rd Regiment, Basic Camp laced up their boots and grabbed a compass for their land association and map reading courses on July 13. Broken off into their platoons, Cadets rotated through a
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LGBT Pride Month Observance at Bongo Hall

Story by SPC Geordan Tyquiengco on 07/11/2019 8th TSC's Commanding General Maj. Gen Charles R. Hamilton and Command Sgt. Maj. Maurice V. Chaplin hosted this month's LGBT Pride month Observance at Bongo Hall, Fort Shafter Flats with guest speaker Maj. Gen. Tammy Smith, HQDA Deputy G1. Smith along with two
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Counter-IED Training in Military Policing

Story by Cynthia McIntyre on 06/21/2019 Whether a Soldier is in the Army Band or the infantry, they must be fit to fight. That means knowing not only combat skills, but also how to stay alive in a war zone. The 80th Training Command at Fort Hunter Liggett, through it
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36th Infantry Division completes Warfighter

Story by SSG Michael Giles on 06/19/2019 FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. The Texas Army National Guard's 36th Infantry Division completed a large-scale command training exercise on June 12, 2019. The division's command staff, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, as well as units from five other states, Army Reserve and active U.S.
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Caring, Committed, Coachable building a culture

Story by Steven Stover on 06/09/2019 FORT GORDON, Ga. Lt. Col. Matthew Lennox, the outgoing commander of the 782nd Military Intelligence (MI) Battalion (Cyber), relinquished his battalion command to Lt. Col. Wayne Sanders, in a change of command ceremony hosted by Col. Brian Vile, the commander of the 780th MI
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NewYork Army National Guard officer honored for academic excellence

Story by Eric Durr on 06/06/2019 ALBANY, N.Y.--For the past couple of years, when Maj. Keith Casserly wasn't on the job as unit commander of the New York Army National Guard's Medical Command, he's been in class, the library, or testing air quality in Albany. The work paid off i
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Brooklyn Native's Naval Service Adds to Asian American, Pacific Islander Heritage

Story by Thomas Zimmerman on 05/29/2019 MECHANICSBURG, Pa. From heaving lines as a seaman for Deck department aboard the Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), to earning a commission as a Navy Supply Corps officer, to selection as Business/Enterprise Supply Chain Management (BEM) intern at Naval
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New York National Guard Soldiers hone domestic nuclear disaster response skills at Guard Response exercise

Story by CPT Jean Marie Kratzer on 05/23/2019 CAMP ATTERBURY, Indiana -- One hundred and sixty New York Army National Guard Soldiers spent May 8-16 honing their emergency response skills during exercise Guardian Response 2019 at Camp Atterbury, Indiana. Guardian Response exercises validate Army units ability to support state and
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8th TSC Commander visits Manila, hopes to increase exchanges with Philippine Army

Story by SSG john portela on 05/23/2019 MANILA, Philippines Maj. Gen. Charles R. Hamilton, Commander of the 8th Theater Sustainment Command, based in Fort Shafter, Hawaii visited the Philippines, April 28-30, to seek more training opportunities and subject matter exchanges with the Armed Forces of the Philippines. The 8th TSC
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Army engineer officer retires after 23-year career

Story by Edward Loomis on 05/16/2019 Lt. Col. Julie D'Annunzio retired from the U.S. Army following a 23-year career at a retirement ceremony in her honor held May 10 at the Fort Hamilton Community Club's Washington Room in Brooklyn, New York. D'Annunzio's retirement ceremony provided an end point on a
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