Boxing gloves tell war, friendship story in Mons

Story by Marie-Lise Baneton on 09/06/2019 CHIVRES, Belgium -- A pair of boxing gloves came to complete the collections of the Mons Memorial Museum Aug. 30 during the commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of the town's liberation. More than historic artifacts, they represent how fortunes of war can cross path
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Sailor killed at Pearl Harbor returns home to Iowa after nearly 78 years

Story by LT Charity Edgar on 09/05/2019 Nearly 80 years after the attack on Pearl Harbor that thrust the United States into World War II, a Sailor killed in action aboard the ill-fated USS Oklahoma finally returned home to Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Signalman 3rd Class William J. Shanahan, Jr. followed
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21 Push-Ups a Day

Story by A1C Erin Baxter on 09/05/2019 Volunteers recruited by the 15th Medical Group's Mental Health Clinic and Violence Prevention Team, gahter for the start of their Push-Up Remembrance Event on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Sept. 4, 2019. Every day of this month they will do 21 push-ups i
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Secretary of the Army Awards for Energy and Water Management Presented

DENVER, Colo. -- The 2019 Annual Secretary of the Army Energy and Water Management Awards were presented to ten recipient organizations, garrisons and individuals in recognition of their accomplishments during fiscal year 2018 during a ceremony held August 22, 2019. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy
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Sky Warriors feed Hawaii's needy

Story by 2nd Lt. Amber Kelly-Herard on 09/03/2019 JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, HawaiiAs a 647th Logistics Readiness Squadron Traffic Management cargo handler, Senior Airman Matthew Harney is responsible for sending and receiving more than 1,100 pieces of cargo across the globe monthly. No stranger to logistical challenges, Harney also led
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10th Mountain Division Surgeon Inducted into Order of Military Medical Merit

Story by PV2 Anastasia Rakowsky on 08/27/2019 Lt. Col. Jason Ferguson was inducted into the Order of Military Medical Merit on August 16 at Fort Drum, New York. The Order of Military Medical Merit recognizes members of the medical field who have served for over 12 years and have made
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