JOINT BASE MYER-HENDERSON HALL

A family connection to Fort McNair's historic courtroom

Story by Leah Rubalcaba on 12/27/2018 Ed and Mary Beth Isaacs, from Norwalk, Connecticut, made a special trip to visit the courtroom at Fort McNair's Grant Hall during the public open house held Nov. 3. Isaacs has a special connection to the courtroom and the proceedings of the military tribunal
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Medal of Honor Recipient Laid to Rest at Arlington National Cemetery

Story by PO2 DESTINY CHEEK on 12/27/2018 WASHINGTON (NNS) -- A naval aviator who earned the Medal of Honor during the Korean War was laid to rest with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery (ANC), April 4. Family and friends of Capt. Thomas J. Hudner, Jr., as well a
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The Falling and The Rising

Story by J Elizabeth Peace on 12/21/2018 New York A new American opera highlighting the sacrifices and comradery of American soldiers will be presented by the U.S. Army in partnership with Opera Memphis at the OPERA America New Works Forum. An idea more than three years in the making, the
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AMCOM reflects on 2018's accomplishments and special events

Story by Traci Boutwell and Tawana Townsend on 12/18/2018 The year 2018 is almost over, so all of us here at the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command are taking a moment to reflect on some of the outstanding achievements our team has accomplished this year. And, since we're i
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A Grace-Perfected Day

Story by SSG Nicholas Farina on 12/10/2018 JOINT BASE MYER HENDERSON-HALL, V.A. A group of 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) Soldiers and leaders came together here on Whipple field to watch the Presidential Salute Battery render a 50-Gun Salute; a final honor to close out the state funeral
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C&T provides custom Marine coat for Medal of Honor ceremony

Story by Mikia Muhammad on 11/13/2018 When a Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support customer account specialist received a custom item order for a Marine receiving the highest U.S. military decoration, she cancelled leave for the remainder of the day to support the request. Diane Gordon worked with Clothing and Textiles'
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Going Strong: JBA Airman gets fit to serve

Story by SSgt Delano Scott on 08/23/2018 At 5 feet 4 inches tall, Staff Sgt. Jennifer Thacker, 811th Security Forces Squadron, Vice Presidential Aircraft Security team leader at Joint Base Andrews, stood in the middle of a large steel frame. The obvious mass on her shoulders the equivalent of a
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Music with a Bang: "Pershing's Own" 1812 Overture Concert

Story by SSG Mylinda Durousseau on 08/02/2018 This free and family-friendly performance includes the Army Concert Band, Chorus, Herald Trumpets and the Army Voices. The 90-minute program features a blend of classical and pop music with selections from the hit Broadway show Hamilton. There will also be music honoring Vietnam
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MDW welcomes new CSM

Story by SGT Nicholas Holmes on 07/30/2018 FORT LESLEY J. MCNAIR, D.C. Soldiers, family, friends and colleagues gathered to welcome Command Sgt. Maj. Richard A. Woodring as he assumed responsibility of the Joint Force Headquarters National Capital Region and U. S. Army Military District of Washington, during a change of
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60 Soldiers enlist in the Army National Guard during Twilight Tattoo

Story by SGT Nicholas Holmes on 07/19/2018 FORT LESLEY J. MCNAIR, D.C. Hundreds of audience members file into Conmy Hall, on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, July 18, to see The U.S. Army Military District of Washington's, most popular and free ceremonial performance. Twilight Tattoo is an hour-long live military performance
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The Old Guard bids farewell during change command, responsibility

Story by SGT Nicholas Holmes on 07/18/2018 JOINT BASE MYER - HENDERSON HALL, Virginia On a blistering morning, Col. Jason T. Garkey, outgoing commander, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment, (The Old Guard), relinquished command to Col. James J. Tuite, during a ceremony on Summerall Field, July 17. "Standing in front of
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