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Ready for duty at tactical operations centers

Posted June 6, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

Sixteen non-commissioned officers assigned to this installation graduated from an intense, fast-paced course at a ceremony here, April 30.

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Events

Armed Forces Day Parade

Posted June 6, 2014 by Kenneth Drylie, Public Affairs Office

A boy looks up at the main gun of an M1A1 tank on display at the Torrance Armed Forces Day celebration, May 18. The 2nd Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment provided the tank along with a M2 Bradley fighting vehicle and a M88 recovery vehicle.   Fort Irwin entomologist, Dr. Mike Glassy, shows an Indonesian…

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How to appeal OER’s, NCOER’s

Posted June 6, 2014 by Capt. Nate Kamotani

Have you recently received a not so good officer evaluation report (OER) or non-commissioned officer report (NCOER)? While most of us believe that we are better than what others think of us, there are specific prohibitions in Army regulation 623-3 regarding what cannot be included in the evaluation. If you believe that your evaluation contains…

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Keeping convoys secured, stomachs full

Posted June 6, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

The wind and dust was relentless, as truck convoys filled with food were delivered to a brigade of Soldiers scattered across 1,200 square miles of Mojave Desert.

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Top energy, environment expert visits Fort Irwin

Posted June 6, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

The Honorable Katherine Hammack, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment, visited several locations here, April 23.

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Commentary

Thrive while you’re here, feel proud after leaving

Posted July 3, 2014 by Col. Jon Braga,

If you’ve recently arrived to the National Training Center and Fort Irwin – welcome! And if you are departing to serve at another great duty station – feel proud of having contributed to the mission of maintaining and strengthening our nation’s security.

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Deputy commander riding off into retirement

Posted July 3, 2014 by Guy Volb

The long and, at times, winding road taken by the former deputy garrison commander here comes to an end this July after more than 40-plus years as a Soldier, contractor and civil service civilian in support of our nation.

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Special Victim Counsel Program update

Posted August 1, 2014 by Capt. Joseph Galli

As you may be aware, the Army launched the Special Victim Counsel Program on Nov. 1, 2013 as part of the Army’s efforts to combat sexual assault within our ranks. The SVCP is designed to strengthen our support of victims of sexual assault and enhance their rights within our military justice system, while neither causing unreasonable delay nor infringing upon the rights of an accused.

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Nation’s birthday celebration at Fort Irwin

Posted August 1, 2014 by

Fort Irwin community members enjoying the celebration on Army Field.   Participants climb a wall at the “Mud and Guts Run.”   Participants traverse a mud pit.   Fort Irwin Unites States Army Garrison Commander Col. Jon Braga gives Danny “Count” Koker a plaque during the “Red, White and Boom” celebration, July 2. Koker and…

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Salutes & Awards

Blackhorse regiment honored for exceptional safety

Posted August 1, 2014 by Sgt. David Beckstrom

The 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment received two significant safety awards during a ceremony here, June 30.

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