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Canine companions – more than just man’s best friend, some dogs have military mission

Posted June 21, 2013 by Maranda Flynn

In the United States, the use of dogs for military purposes extends further into history than many may think. During the Civil War and World War I, canines were used to protect, to communicate messages, and as advertisement, propaganda and recruiting mascots.

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Fostering while in military, IS possible, IS desired

Posted August 16, 2013 by Maranda Flynn

Almost daily, children who have been neglected or abused are entered into the court system and eventually placed in a strange home where they have never been before – scared, confused and worried about their Family and their future.

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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted October 11, 2013 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

Two courageous lieutenants launch aerial intelligence mission U.S. Air Force photo Members of the 8th Aero Squadron pose for a picture at Saizerais Aerodrome, France, on Armistice Day, Nov. 11, 1918. Oct. 9, 1918 Astonished onlookers watched the first manned hot air balloon fly for a distance of five miles over Paris in 1783. Benjamin…

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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted December 13, 2013 by USAICoE Command History Office

Operation Red Dawn nets Saddam Hussein Courtesy of Mark Terrell The Ace in the Hole, Saddam Hussein, is found hiding in a small hole in the ground on Dec. 13, 2003. Dec 13, 2003 Ten years ago this week, the U.S. Army captured Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein alive. The story of how he was located…

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Soldiers showcase Army linguist opportunities at local high school

Posted February 21, 2014 by Gabrielle Kuholski

Gabrielle Kuholski Sgt. 1st Class Jacqueline Moran-Sargent, Sergeant Audie Murphy Club treasurer, serves as a guest speaker at Buena High School on Feb. 12. Staff Sgt. Eduardo Garcia from the Sierra Vista recruiting station prepares to speak about the benefits of joining the Army. Buena High School students enrolled in language courses attended a 30-minute…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted May 16, 2014 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

3rd Radio Research Unit arrives in Vietnam Photos property of U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 3rd Radio Research Unit conduct intercept of Morse code transmissions from both fixed and mobile stations. May 13, 1961 Next year marks the 50th anniversary of the U.S. sending combat troops to Vietnam. However, there had been U.S. personnel…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted July 18, 2014 by Lori S. Tagg

Colonel Charles Young: Buffalo Soldier and Intelligence Officer Courtesy Photo As a major and then Lieutenant Colonel, Charles Young served with the 10th Cavalry during the Punitive Expedition into Mexico in 1916. This article was originally run in the June 7, 2007 edition of the Fort Huachuca Scout. It is reprinted here as a reminder…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted September 12, 2014 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

Special Operations is part of Army Intelligence Heritage As an intelligence sergeant assigned to Detachment A-102, 5th Special Forces Group, Sgt. 1st Class Bennie Adkins’ job was to oversee intelligence collection on the enemy’s locations and activity in his operations area. He was assigned to Special Forces Camp A Shau, near the Ho Chi Minh…

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Active duty Service members must change Roth TSP contributions

Posted November 26, 2014 by Abigail Reid

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — Active duty members of the Army, Air Force or Navy making dollar-amount Roth contributions to a Thrift Savings Plan account should know that these deductions will stop on Jan. 31, unless action is taken. “The Roth [Thrift Savings Plan] contributions are going from a dollar figure to a percentage of pay,” said…

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DISA to conduct command cyber readiness inspection

Posted February 20, 2015 by Linda Levesque Sedillos

The Defense Information Systems Agency, or DISA, will conduct a command cyber readiness inspection at Fort Huachuca Monday through Feb. 27. The inspection is mandated by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Instruction CJCSI 6211.02D and targets areas on Fort Huachuca with Secure Internet Protocol Router (SIPRNET) Points of Presence (PoP). Those susceptible…

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