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MP dog handlers receive unique military occupational skill

Posted November 8, 2013 by Melissa Buckley,

To the world they are dog handlers — but to each other they are Family. Now U.S. Army Military Police dog handlers have a new military occupational skill, or MOS, to call their very own — 31K Military Working Dog Handler.

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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted January 17, 2014 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

Intelligence Center provides support to Desert Shield/Desert Storm Courtesy Photo Army Intelligence Soldiers post Iraqi positions on a map during Operation Desert Storm. Jan. 17, 1991 Operation Desert Storm began on Jan. 17, 1991, at 3 a.m. (7 p.m., Jan. 16, Eastern Standard Time). It was a direct result of the invasion of Kuwait by…

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Fort celebrates women of character, courage, commitment

Posted March 28, 2014 by Maranda Flynn

Maranda Flynn A display in the lobby of Thunder Mountain Activity Centre highlighted the historical contributions of women in the Army, during the Women’s History Month Observance March 20. In honor of Women’s History Month, Soldiers and Civilians gathered to celebrate women and the imprint they have had in history at the Thunder Mountain Activity…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted June 13, 2014 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

William Friedman – master code-breaker Property of U.S. Army William Friedman, a pioneer in the field of Army cryptanalysis, is shown in this 1950s photo. In 1933, an American businessman paid $100,000 for the North American rights to a German-made cipher machine invented in 1924. The machine was touted by its inventor as absolutely indecipherable….

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New Army PT uniforms result of Soldier feedback

Posted August 15, 2014 by David Vergun

U.S. Army photo Capt. Leala McCollum poses in the Army Physical Fitness Uniform running jacket and pants. WASHINGTON — A new Army Physical Fitness Uniform will become available service-wide, beginning in October next year. Its design is based on Soldier feedback, said Col. Robert Mortlock, program manager, Soldier Protection and Individual Equipment, Fort Belvoir, Virginia….

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‘Purple Friday’ raises domestic violence awareness

Posted October 10, 2014 by Audrey Peterson-Hosto

ACS to hold Open House Army Community Service joins Army-wide efforts, as October launches Army Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “Purple Friday” is our designated day to wear purple to make a collective statement to end intimate partner abuse; the ACS staff invites everyone to join them in the declaration to prevent domestic violence by honoring…

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Official reports progress in awareness of human trafficking

Posted January 9, 2015 by Terri Moon Cronk

WASHINGTON — Defense Department awareness of slavery and human trafficking issues is paying off significantly because of mandatory employee training, the program manager for DOD’s Combating Trafficking in Persons program has reported. As DOD observes National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month in January, Sam Yousef noted how annual training for DOD’s military, Civilian, and…

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Women’s history showcased during special event Wednesday

Posted March 27, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

Stephanie Caffall Fort Huachuca’s Thunder Mountain Activity Centre was the site of an event titled, “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives” Wednesday in celebration for National Women’s History Month. After the reading of the presidential proclamation declaring March Women’s History Month, volunteers gave a performance. In the presentation, female Soldiers dressed in timely apparel of…

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Gaming plays important role in Army training

Posted March 29, 2012 by Mike Casey

ORLANDO, Fla. “” An avatar of Col. Robert “Pat” White, deputy commander of the Combined Arms Center ““ Training, told an Army conference Monday that gaming will play a critical role in training. White’s avatar was part of a video that presented the colonel’s pre-recorded comments at the Army Games…

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Army Birthday celebrates Soldiers

Posted June 21, 2012 by By Jennifer Lindquist

Running, inspirational speeches and slices of cake helped Soldiers, civilians and Family members celebrate the Army’s 237th birthday on Friday at 6 a.m. during the Army Birthday Celebration on...

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