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Throwback to WWII, Army Greens uniform aims to instill pride in today’s generation

Throwback to WWII, Army Greens uniform aims to instill pride in today’s generation

| January 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Army plans to issue a new World War II-style uniform starting the summer of 2020, as senior leaders look to sharpen the professional appearance of Soldiers and inspire others to join them.

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New fitness test, uniforms ranked top stories of 2018

New fitness test, uniforms ranked top stories of 2018

| December 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

This past year, the Army rolled out several programs and policies to boost the readiness of its Soldiers as well as prepare them for life after the military.

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599th Trans. Bde.’s transporters complete Pacific mission for 2018

599th Trans. Bde.’s transporters complete Pacific mission for 2018

| December 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

The 599th Transportation Brigade went through many changes in 2018.

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Elementary school helps Tripler celebrate the holidays

Elementary school helps Tripler celebrate the holidays

| December 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Capt. Raymond Batz, right, deputy commanding officer, Tripler Army Medical Center, gives student council leaders from Moanalua Elementary School memorabilia, and thanks them for donating Christmas ornaments to the hospital, at the Tripler command suite, Dec. 14.

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Army wins over Navy, 17-10

Army wins over Navy, 17-10

| December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Army quarterback Kelvin Hopkins, center, scores the final touchdown of the Army-Navy game in Philadelphia, Dec. 8, 2018. Army won 17-10 for its third straight win over their archrival.

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Pacific storm turns summer training mission into real world support at TAMC, other locations

Pacific storm turns summer training mission into real world support at TAMC, other locations

| October 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

What started out as a typical summer training deployment for the men and women of the 142nd Medical Group (MDG), turned anything but, when the Hawaiian islands were threatened by a Category 5 hurricane, the week of Aug. 20, 2018.

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Futures Command aims to tap into innovative culture

Futures Command aims to tap into innovative culture

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Army’s undersecretary hopes to “harness the energy” of entrepreneurs in the Austin area and across the country, as the Army Futures Command plans to officially open its doors later this month.

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New Army credentialing assistance program to be tested this fall

New Army credentialing assistance program to be tested this fall

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

A new Army Credentialing Assistance Program is set to begin a one-year limited user test in Texas this fall before a projected rollout to the entire service in fiscal year 2020.

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President signs National Defense Authorization Act, which includes 2.9 percent pay raise

President signs National Defense Authorization Act, which includes 2.9 percent pay raise

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

President Donald J. Trump signed the fiscal year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act, which provides for a 2.6 percent pay raise for troops, the highest increase in nine years, as well as a 3.4 percent increase fo

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Automated meal entitlement system, food trucks to improve Soldier dining experience

Automated meal entitlement system, food trucks to improve Soldier dining experience

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Army is phasing out its manual meal card system after decades of use. Soldiers will be able to sit down to eat sooner at dining facilities across the Army as the service fully transitions to its new automated meal entitlement code system next month.

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