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B Troop Riding School to graduate three

Posted April 26, 2012 by By Christopher Zimmerman

A week from tomorrow, on the field where generations of cavalrymen have mustered and drilled, three new graduates of the B Troop Cavalry Riding School will be ceremonially enlisted by the garrison commander. The graduation ceremony will be held on May 4, 2 p.m. on Brown...

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Charles Chibitty — Comanche code-talker

Posted November 1, 2012 by Ruth Quinn

In June 1944, when Comanche Indian Cpl. Charles Chibitty landed on Utah Beach in Normandy, his first radio message was to another Comanche on an incoming boat. He transmitted it in his native tongue. In English, the message was: “Five miles to the right of the designated area and five miles inland, the fighting is…

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ACS volunteer named FH Military Spouse of Year

Posted February 1, 2013 by Amy Sunseri

Maisha Aulbach Jennifer Rickert (right) discusses the Resilient Spouse Academy with military spouse Missy Thornton at Army Community Service Thursday. Rickert was selected by “Military Spouse Magazine” as Fort Huachuca’s Spouse of the Year for 2013. It is the first time a spouse on the installation has been selected to receive this honor. For the…

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Be a hero during National Preparedness Month

Posted September 6, 2013 by Stephen McCann

September is National Preparedness Month, or NPM. NPM, now in its ninth year, is a nationwide, month-long effort hosted by the Ready Army Campaign and U.S. Army leadership. The event is designed to heighten awareness and encourage households, businesses and communities to prepare and plan for emergencies. The theme for this year’s NPM is “You…

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Civilian of the Month

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Civilian of the Month: Doug Jefferson Agency: United States Army Electronic Proving Ground Position and duties: Operational test officer, responsible for the planning and coordination of test events that are operationally realistic How long at current assignment: Since November 2004 How long in government service: 11 years active duty, 20 years in service Residence: Hereford…

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Passion, people key for mission success as JITC commander retires

Posted May 24, 2012 by By Joint Interoperability Test

Later today, the Fort Huachuca-headquartered Joint Interoperability Test Command and others will bid farewell to the commander of JITC during a relinquishment of command and retirement ceremony. Those attending U.S. Army Col. Joe Puett’s ceremony and celebrating his 30 years of service will represent dozens of different organizations, from local elected officials, the Department of…

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RWBAHC celebrates National Nurses Week

Posted May 3, 2013 by Maj. Holly Shenefiel

Nursing is a profession that combines both the art and science of healing. Each year over 4 million American nurses work to affect the lives of those around them. They are the untold heroes in the healthcare system. During the second week of May, America celebrates nurses and the work they do, caring for those…

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Fort Huachuca pays respect to fallen K-9 Unit Soldier

Posted December 20, 2013 by Maranda Flynn

Maranda Flynn Kerina Mariana pets Benny, the working dog assigned to her husband, Staff Sgt. John Mariana, K-9 Unit dog handler, prior to his recent passing on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28. Benny was given to Kerina, who is a prior military working dog handler, following her husband’s memorial service Dec. 12. Hundreds of local Soldiers,…

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Army shooters win prestigious President’s Trophies

Posted August 8, 2014 by Michael Molinaro

Sgt. Augustus Dunfey, with the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit, outscored 1,100 other competitive service rifle shooters to claim the President’s Rifle Trophy at the National Trophy Matches here, July 22.

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DOD to mark 59th anniversary of Korean War Armistice

Posted July 12, 2012 by Department of Defense Press Release

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Department of Defense 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Commemoration Committee announced Monday its efforts to reach out to Korean War Veterans and their Families across the country and encourage them to join a commemorative program celebrating the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War Armistice. The program, titled…

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