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BLT 2/8 Ends Training; Makes First Med Landing

This week we are republishing a story that appeared on our pages on this date in history from the 1963 edition. We hope it will give you an appreciation for our Corps' illustrious heritage and a unique look at the style and tone of journalism during these years. Today's article
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Alaska National Guard continues search for missing aircraft

Story by SGT David Bedard and Lt. Col. Candis Olmstead on 03/12/2019 JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska Soldiers and Airmen with the Alaska National Guard continue the search today for a missing Cessna 172 and pilot after his hunting partner reported the pilot overdue the evening of March 6. A UH-60
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Miles J. Freeman: A Lifetime of Service for the Buffalo District

Story by Jess Levenson on 03/11/2019 "I came here in 1948, a week before the Corps of Engineers started to build this dam," says Mr. Freeman with a pride resembling that of parenthood. "If the dam weren't here, half the people in the [Genesee] valley would have been flooded." [1]
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Airmen perform inflight TIS training

Story by SrA Cody Miller on 03/08/2019 JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C. Joint Base Charleston hosted Air Mobility Command training for aeromedical and infectious disease personnel to better familiarize them with outbreak prevention protocols and procedures, with a focus on Ebola, March 4-6. The training focused on the Transportation Isolation System,
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2019 Catto ceremony recognizes, awards two Guardsmen

Story by SrA Timi Jones on 03/08/2019 PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The Union League of Philadelphia and the Armed Services Council hosted the Pennsylvania National Guard's fifth annual Major Octavius V. Catto medal award ceremony in Philadelphia, Feb. 24. Mayor Jim Kenny, military members and notable, local organizations gathered for a
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Small island, big mission Ascension Island supports 45 SW

Story by A1C Dalton Williams on 02/26/2019 Ascension Island is an important piece of real estate. And like real estate, one thing remains true, and that is: location, location, location. More than 5,000 miles away from Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, sits a
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