NEXCOM CEO Announces Merger and the Creation of the NEX Far East District

Story by Kristine Sturkie on 04/09/2019 Retired Rear Adm. Robert J. Bianchi, CEO of the Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM) announced today the merger of the NEX Guam and NEX Japan Districts. Effective July 1, 2019, the restructure will create a single new "Far East District." The Far East District
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Puerto Rico Native Searches for America's Missing Service Members

Story by SSgt Apryl Hall on 04/02/2019 Puerto Rico Native Searches for America's Missing Service Members By SSgt Apryl Hall, Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Public Affairs April 3, 2019 JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii -- U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer Two (CW2) Jose A. Colon Feliciano joined the Army i
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USS Zumwalt arrives in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Story by LT Rochelle Rieger on 04/02/2019 PEARL HARBOR (NNS) The lead ship of the U.S. Navy's newest class of guided-missile destroyers, USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), arrived in Pearl Harbor April 2. "USS Zumwalt possesses stealth, size, power and computing capacity that provide the Navy a multiple-mission ship capable of
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Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Recognizes and Honors Vietnam War Veterans

Story by PO2 Jessica Blackwell on 04/01/2019 The Vietnam War; a conflict between North and South Vietnam that turned into a full-fledge war from 1955 to 1975. A war highly protested, with U.S. involvement of military troops, in joint effort with South Vietnam military forces to fight the spread of
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For whom the bell tolls

Story by Robert Jackson on 04/01/2019 I've been standing watch aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow for almost 20 years, near as I can figure, hardly noticed by those who walk past me every day. Records say I've been here since July 1999, standing in the same place through the
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60 Years of Aviation From the Eyes of the Beholder

Story by LCpl Hannah Powell on 03/13/2019 MARINE CORPS AIR STATION YUMA, Ariz. (March 9, 2019) -- What better place to enjoy 70 degree weather in early March, free entertainment and aircraft demonstrations than the annual Yuma Airshow? Yuma is home to Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma, the busiest
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