Category: Deployed Forces

Cacti travels to Singapore

Cacti travels to Singapore

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tropic Lightning Soldiers were sponsored by the Singapore Army for physical fitness and urban training called the Murai Urban Training Exchange.

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CAB preps for South Korea rotation

CAB preps for South Korea rotation

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The rotation will be some of the 25th CAB Soldiers’ first time flying aircraft in South Korea.

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599th Trans covers Pacific Pathways across two oceans

599th Trans covers Pacific Pathways across two oceans

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Pacific arm of Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, the 599th Transportation Brigade, is providing strategic sealift to the Pacific Pathways operation.

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Garuda Shield 14 comes to an end

Garuda Shield 14 comes to an end

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The two armies underwent a combined field training exercise emphasizing jungle survival, mounted and dismount infantry operations, combined aviation training, medical care and humanitarian assistance, and they synchronized and executed combined tactical operations.

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U.S. troops partner with Kiwi’s for Lightning Strike

U.S. troops partner with Kiwi’s for Lightning Strike

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The mission to New Zealand was an emergency deployment for the Soldiers as the quick reaction force company, explained Capt. Michael Crain, commander, Co. A.

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TFT runs and rucks for POWs/MIAs

TFT runs and rucks for POWs/MIAs

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Soldiers took first place in the 4-mile ruck march, building camaraderie and giving TFT bragging rights over the other competitors.

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Sea Dragons impress in Valiant Shield

Sea Dragons impress in Valiant Shield

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Valiant Shield helps the U.S. in continuing to develop regional and global power projection capabilities that provide a full range of options to succeed in defense of its interests and those of its allies and partners around the world.

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125th FMSU welcomes troops home after critical finance mission in Afghanistan

125th FMSU welcomes troops home after critical finance mission in Afghanistan

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

With just 23 Soldiers assigned, the detachment successfully resolved more than 4,000 Soldier pay issues and processed over 6,000 military pay transactions while exceeding a 99 percent accuracy rate.

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U.S. Army’s ‘Pacific Pathways’ begins

U.S. Army’s ‘Pacific Pathways’ begins

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Throughout the deployment, Soldiers will have opportunities to conduct numerous training scenarios, including a bilateral live-fire exercise with Strykers, AH-64 Apaches, UH-60 Black Hawks and HH-60 Pave Hawks.

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Reservists save hearts, shift minds

Reservists save hearts, shift minds

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Medics conduct medical first responder course for Samoan Red Cross volunteers.

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