Army

February 2, 2018
 

Rotation wrap-up

A U.S. Army Soldier assigned to 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, performs a dismounted patrol at the National Training Center in Fort Irwin, Calif., Jan. 13, 2018.

U.S. Marines assigned to Bravo Battery, 2nd Low Altitude Air Defense (LAAD) Battalion sight in on an aircraft and launch a green star cluster during a field training exercise at the National Training Center (NTC) in Fort Irwin, Calif., Jan. 16, 2018. NTC 18-03 is a simulated combat training exercise in which Marines with 2nd LAAD conducted Ground Based Air Defense in defense of Soldiers with 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment.




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Time running out to opt into Blended Retirement System

Less than a month remains for Soldiers to opt into the Blended Retirement System and so far only 19 percent of those eligible have switched to the new plan. Pentagon officials are concerned many Soldiers will be missing out on ...
 
 

Veterans Day

NFL Gameday Commanding General Jeffery Broadwater and about a dozen Fort Irwin soldiers joined Michael Irvin, Kurt Warner, Steve Mariucci and the NFL Gameday team live on set for a special “Salute to Service” Veterans Day show on Nov. 11 before the Los Angeles Rams football game. LA Rams Salute to Service Commanding General Jeffery...
 
 
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Barstow Veterans Day ceremony honors past, present service members

BARSTOW, Calif. — Dozens of community groups and service members, past and present, gathered Nov. 11 at the Mountain View Memorial Park in Barstow to show their support for the nation’s veterans. This year’s annual Vetera...