Dental Health Activity welcomes new commander

Story by Patricia Dubiel on 06/17/2019 FORT POLK, La. The next chapter in the history of Fort Polk's Dental Health Activity began on Warrior Field June 7, as outgoing commander Lt. Col. Paul M. Colthirst relinquished command to incoming commander Lt. Col. Melissa F. Tucker. Col. Rafael Caraballo, commander, Dental
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OK Guard aviators fly joint mission

Story by SSG Brian Schroeder on 06/17/2019 LEXINGTON, Oklahoma Oklahoma Army National Guard aviators with the 2nd Battalion, 245th Aviation Regiment conducted a multi-ship training operation in support of state university ROTC programs April 12. The UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter aviators with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion (Assault Helicopter Battalion), 244th
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Devil Brigade Soldiers showcase air defense capabilities

Story by SGT Thomas Mort on 06/16/2019 Devil Brigade Soldiers showcase air defense capabilities SHABLA, Bulgaria -- Three teams of two Soldiers each, from the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, participated in Shabla 19, here, June 10-15, 2019. Shabla 19 is designed to improve readiness and interoperability
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Oklahoma National Guard Field Artillery Brigade operates on unfamiliar terrain at Western Strike

Story by SGT Jordan Sivayavirojna on 06/14/2019 FORT CHAFFEE, Ark. Soldiers of the Oklahoma Army National Guard's (OKARNG) 45th Field Artillery Brigade (FAB), with support from 90th Troop Command, worked through the muddy terrain and heavy rain of Fort Chaffee for exercise Western Strike, an annual training exercise, June 6-14,
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This month in Fort McCoy history: June 2019

Story by Theresa R Fitzgerald on 06/12/2019 Fort McCoy, Wis., was established in 1909. Here is a look back at some installation history from June 2019 and back. 75 years ago June 6, 1944 More than 250 Spanish-American War veterans saw how 1940s Soldiers trained for combat when they visited
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Dual service couple finds balance between marriage and the military

Story by SGT Malcolm Cohens-Ashley on 04/04/2019 Marriage comes with its own unique, yet natural challenges; but for a dual military couple, those challenges may double or triple. Being married while in a different branch may seem impossible, but the youthful and vibrant couple, U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Nicholas Parker
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