Posts Tagged ‘featured’
 

Gabrielle Kuholski
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

B Troop ‘changes reins’ during ceremony on FH

Posted May 23, 2014 by Gabrielle Kuholski

Gabrielle Kuholski Lt. Cmdr. Joshua Hengst, B Troop – 4th U.S. Cavalry Regiment (Memorial) incoming commander, gives his welcome remarks at the change of command ceremony May 16 on Brown Parade Field. The California native is a University of Arizona graduate and holds his current assignment on post as Joint Interoperability Test Command test action…

Full Story »

Gabrielle Kuholski
0
comments
Local

General Myer School principal retires after 53 years in education

Posted May 23, 2014 by Gabrielle Kuholski

Gabrielle Kuholski Connie Johnson, General Myer Elementary principal, looks over what students are reading in the library. Johnson retired this year after 53 years in the education field — 45 of which were spent at General Myer Elementary School. As the academic school year ended for students this Thursday, Connie Johnson, General Myer Elementary principal,…

Full Story »

41
0
comments
Army

Marines, Army compete, demonstrate teamwork, build morale

Posted May 23, 2014 by Mike Gaun

The Army’s platoon, the “Smokin’ Shadows” from Company A, 2-13th Aviation Regiment, conduct close order drill during a competition May 8 at the Applied Instruction Building at the Black Tower training site near Fort Huachuca’s West Gate. What started out as a friendly drill and ceremony competition between the Army students and their Marine counterparts,…

Full Story »

Marine Cpl. Michael Guinto
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

White House announces Marine Medal of Honor recipient

Posted May 23, 2014 by Lance Cpl. Eric Keenan

The White House announced May 19 that Marine veteran Cpl. William “Kyle” Carpenter will receive the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions in Marjah, Helmand province, Afghanistan.

Full Story »

Marine Staff Sgt. Carl Atherton
0
comments
Local

DoD joins efforts to suppress Southern California wildfires

Posted May 23, 2014 by Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyrone Marshall Jr.

The Defense Department, DoD, is providing assistance to local emergency officials battling intense wildfires in the Southern California area, Defense Department spokesman Army Col. Steven Warren said here May 16.

Full Story »

APAHMonth18_20140520_Flynn
0
comments
Events

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebrated with ethnic dance, food

Posted May 23, 2014 by Maranda Flynn Staff Writer

The Fort Huachuca Military Equal Opportunity Office and the United States Army Intelligence Center of Excellence, or USAICoE, hosted an Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Observance at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre Tuesday to recognize the contributions of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in American history.

Full Story »

Gabrielle Kuholski
0
comments
Army

LRC provides support to deploying Soldiers

Posted May 16, 2014 by Gabrielle Kuholski

Gabrielle Kuholski Spc. Annette Alvarado, Company A, 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, takes apart her improved outer tactical vest, or IOTV, to show she could do this correctly. Each Soldier receiving an IOTV for deployment had to demonstrate they could pull apart, put together and wear the IOTV properly during a special training session. As Soldiers…

Full Story »

U.S. Army graphic
0
comments
Army

‘Soldier for Life’ website to be new online home for retirees

Posted May 16, 2014 by C. Todd Lopez

U.S. Army graphic Retirees will continue to be able to access important information about the Army, and information pertaining to health, retirement, employment and education benefits online at www.soldierforlife.army.mil. WASHINGTON — The Army’s “Soldier for Life” website, launched May 1, is designed to be a new online home for retired Soldiers. The Army’s web portal…

Full Story »

Maranda Flynn
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Fort lays to rest two military working dogs, honors their service

Posted May 16, 2014 by Maranda Flynn

Maranda Flynn A memorial ceremony was held to pay respect and bury the ashes of Military Working Dogs Beast and Dag on Monday behind the kennels where they served. Fort Huachuca’s law enforcement community gathered Monday to lay to rest and pay respect to the service of Military Working Dogs Beast and Dag. “These dogs…

Full Story »

Photos property of U.S. Army
0
comments
Army

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…

Full Story »