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LandWarNet modernization one key to Army future

Posted July 5, 2013 by J.D. Leipold

WASHINGTON – Even as forces draw down in Afghanistan and budgets are reduced, modernization of the Army network will not stagnate, said the service’s chief information officer. “We ensure Soldiers have the best capability available to them, everything over IP; highdefinition, full-motion video; unlimited bandwidth, whatever request they’ve needed we’ve been able to get that technology to them very quickly,” said Lt. Gen. Susan Lawrence, the…

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NETCOM general relinquishes command, moves to DISA

Posted August 23, 2013 by Gordon Van Vleet

Courtesy Photo Maj. Gen. Alan Lynn passes the organization colors to Lt. Gen. Susan Lawrence, signifying his relinquishment of command during a ceremony Aug. 15, at Greely Hall. Excelling at everything is a rare trait. But for one general officer, it is something he has done since completing the Reserve Officer Training Corps as a…

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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted October 25, 2013 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

Soldier awarded Medal of Honor for ‘doing something big’ Photo property of the U.S. Army Pfc. Parker Dunn, member of the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame, was killed in action on Oct. 23, 1918, and was awarded a Medal of Honor for his courage under fire. Oct. 23, 1918 “I want to do something big…

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Garrison sergeant major relinquishes responsibility, says ‘goodbye’

Posted January 10, 2014 by Maranda Flynn

Maranda Flynn Command Sgt. Maj. Roger Daigle, outgoing garrison command sergeant major, passes the noncommissioned officer sword to Col. Dan McFarland, Fort Huachuca garrison commander, symbolizing Daigle’s relinquishment of responsibility, Dec. 19 in Alvarado Hall. Command Sgt. Maj. Roger Daigle, garrison command sergeant major, said his farewells to the Soldiers, Families and friends who played…

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TRADOC welcomes new commanding general

Posted March 21, 2014 by Senior Airman Austin Harvill

Senior Airman Austin Harvill U.S. Army Gen. David Perkins, left, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command incoming commander, accepts the unit colors from Gen. Raymond Odierno, U.S. Army chief of staff, during a change of command ceremony at Fort Eustis, Va., March 14. FORT EUSTIS, Va. — Gen. David Perkins assumed command of U.S. Army…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted June 6, 2014 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

Col. Ethan Allen Hitchcock forms Mexican Spy Company June 5, 1847 The young West Point cadet raised his right hand on July 17, 1817, and swore this oath: “I, Ethan Allen Hitchcock, appointed a Third Lieutenant of Artillery in the Army of the United States, do solemnly swear, or affirm, that I will bear true…

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FH Soldier pins first Army Instructor Badge

Posted August 8, 2014 by Maranda Flynn

U.S. Army photo Gen. Ray Odierno, Army chief of staff, congratulates Sgt. 1st Class Jacqueline Sauve, with the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence, Fort Huachuca, on receiving one of the first Army Instructor Badges during a ceremony July 17, in Alexandria, Virginia. The Army began awarding Army Instructor Badges this summer to bolster the…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted October 3, 2014 by Lori Tagg,

Australian War Memorial Operation Jaywick was one of several paintings commissioned by the Australian War Memorial to commemorate the successful commando mission. Operation JAYWICK – one of WW II’s most successful commando raids Sept. 26, 1943 In early September 1943, the Krait, a former Japanese fishing vessel, left the U.S. Naval Base at Exmouth in…

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Army toughens rules on enlisted fraternization

Posted December 19, 2014 by Capt. Robert Rosen Chief, Administrative Law Division

Office romance provides interesting water-cooler gossip in the civilian world and an endless source of material for television sitcoms. However, in the military it can potentially compromise good order and discipline. Consequently, the Army has decided to toughen the rules on fraternization once again. While intimate or romantic relationships have been prohibited between enlisted and…

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Pentagon recognizes Army Environmental Program successes

Posted March 13, 2015 by Army Environmental Public Affairs

Todd Mozes, Chugach Industries, Inc., Picatinny Photo Dept. Pictured are Jason Huggan and Historian Dr. Patrick Owens as they give a tour of the Walton Burial Ground in celebration of Earth Day. Arsenal History Tours are coordinated during the year for the Picatinny Arsenal, Picatinny, New Jersey workforce, new employees, members of the public and…

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