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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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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted May 8, 2015 by Lori Tagg

Army Intelligence showcases Medal of Honor recipients U.S. Air Force photo Retired Master Sgt. Roy Benavidez receives his Medal of Honor in 1981 for actions in Vietnam in 1968. The Medal of Honor, the highest award for valor in action against the enemy, was established by Congress in 1861. Originally for enlisted members of the…

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Military Intelligence — this week in history May 10, 2012

Posted May 10, 2012 by anradmin

American Black Chamber closed May 1929 After World War I, Herbert Yardley and General Marlborough Churchill argued for the retention of MI-8, the code and cipher section of the Military Intelligence Division, as a permanent peacetime cryptologic department. They were successful, and in 1919, the Cipher...

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US Army establishes Military Intelligence Branch 50 years ago

Posted July 26, 2012 by USAICoE History Office

Military Intelligence has been a part of every American conflict since the American Revolution, but it was not until just 50 years ago, on July 1...

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TRADOC schools train joint, interagency, multinational students

Posted October 18, 2012 by By Tony O’Bryant

By the end of fiscal 2012, more than 500,000 Soldiers will have completed courses taught by U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, or TRADOC, instructors.

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Military Intelligence — this week in history: January 11, 2012

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Kuwaiti civilians trained in basic combat skills in Operation Desert Owl USAICoE History Office archives Kuwaiti volunteers learn how to become soldiers in January 1991. Jan. 7, 1991 With the outbreak of the first Gulf War, the Army realized it had a shortage of U.S. Soldiers proficient in Arabic. The Kuwaiti government, therefore, agreed to…

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DA launches campaign to enhance unit readiness, Soldier resilience

Posted March 15, 2013 by Army News Service

U.S. Army graphic The Army has made available to Soldiers a new online resource to complement the Ready and Resilient Campaign that launched on Tuesday. The campaign’s website is available now at www.army.mil/readyandresilient, and is designed as a “one-stop shop” for resources related to Soldier resilience and readiness. WASHINTON — Tuesday, Secretary of the Army…

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TRICARE eases prime authorization rules for West Region beneficiaries

Posted May 10, 2013 by TRICARE Management Activity

FALLS CHURCH, Va. – TRICARE West Region Prime enrollees referred for specialty care from April 1 up to May 18 do not need authorization before seeking care. The authorization requirement has been temporarily waived due to delays by UnitedHealthcare Military & Veterans in processing referrals. TRICARE Management Activity, or TMA, leadership acted to waive the…

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Thunderbirds land at Fort Hood, Texas, begin new chapter there

Posted July 5, 2013 by Staff Sgt. Kelvin Ringold

Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 11th Signal Brigade, held their inaugural uncasing ceremony June 26 on Fort Hood’s Sadowski Field. Brig. Gen. Clark LeMasters, Jr., commander, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), presided over last week’s ceremony.

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