Hawaii Governor David Ige places the State Medal of Valor around the neck of Staff Sergeant Gregory A.Y. Lum Ho, Jr. at a ceremony held on February 9, 2019, at Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii. On August 23, 2018, as part of the Hawaii National Guard’s response to Tropical Storm Lane, Staff Sgt. Lum Ho disregarded [...]
Look at some of the new military babies born around different military installations To recognize the birth of NMCP’s first baby of the Year, representatives of the Oakleaf Club of Tidewater present a gift basket to the Basking family. Makenzie was born at 12:27 a.m. to Warren and Shantell Basking. Brig. Gen. George N. Appenzeller, [...]
U.S. Army Spc. Cadarius Brantley, a signal support systems specialist with the 75th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, takes a shot at the 2018 Kuwaiti-US basketball tournament hosted by Area Support Group - Kuwait at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Dec. 29, 2018. Participating in these kind of events demonstrates our enduring commitment to our host nation partnership [...]
While in the field, he wears a pair of trauma scissors tucked into his Army vest. The blue handles pop with color against the faded green and brown camouflage of his uniform. They’re within easy reach in case of an emergency. “Every Soldier should carry (them) whether you’re medical or not,” said Lt. Col. Louis [...]
https://militaryhomelife.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/DOD_105937413-1280x720-2765k.mp4 Sgt. Kee Yang Alpha Battery, 1/108th Field Artillery Battalion, 56th Stryker Brigade, from Ephrata Pennsylvania discusses some key points on the M777A2 Howitzer, and shares a personal story of his background in field artillery. Sgt. Yang also mentions how his time at NTC helped facilitate camaraderie with his team.
Saudi Arabia's Ambassador Visits USCENTCOM U.S. Army Gen. Joseph Votel, commander, U.S. Central Command, welcomes His Royal Highness Prince Khalid bin Salman, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to the U.S., to MacDill Air Force Base, July 31, 2018. The two leaders discussed mutual security concerns in the USCENTCOM area of responsibility. (photos by [...]
Why We Serve Series Sergeant First Class Giovanny Nunez, Career Counselor, from the 1st Battalion, Army Reserve Career Division and Sergeant First Class Jerenia Brown, Operations NCO, from the 618th QuarterMaster Detachment, speak about their experience during the Mass Reenlistment held by the 1st Bn ARCD, July 28, 2018 at the Yankee Stadium, […]