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African-American received Medal of Honor during Civil War

African-American received Medal of Honor during Civil War

| February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Of the 3,498 service members who have received the Medal of Honor throughout U.S. history, only 88 have been black.

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World War II Tuskegee Airman packs in audience at PAM

World War II Tuskegee Airman packs in audience at PAM

| February 9, 2017 | 1 Comment

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor and 400 guests paid tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen and the vital role they played during World War II with a special “WWII Tuskegee Airman Hangar Talk” by decorated World War II Tuskegee Airman and pilot Col. Charles McGee.

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DoD revamps civilian RIF process, emphasizing performance

DoD revamps civilian RIF process, emphasizing performance

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Performance will be the primary factor in the future if the Defense Department has to resort to a civilian reduction in force, DoD officials said Jan. 26.

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DoD announces new outreach efforts regarding discharges, military records

DoD announces new outreach efforts regarding discharges, military records

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Defense Department has announced a renewed effort to ensure veterans are aware of the opportunity to have their discharges and military records reviewed, according to a DoD news release.

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USAG-HI wraps up year providing tons of support

USAG-HI wraps up year providing tons of support

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

2016 began with good financial news and a new state law: Pay raises, though just 1.3 percent, were issued for the federal government – both military and civilian personnel. In Hawaii, the new law changed the smoking age to 21 for tobacco purchase, possession or consummation.

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Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the Soldiers and families of 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, 2016 can best be described as transformative – filled with intense and rigorous training, historic new partnerships and unrelenting family support.

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TAMC provides health care-plus for 260,000 in the Pacific

TAMC provides health care-plus for 260,000 in the Pacific

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center, or TAMC, prides itself on serving as the premier health readiness platform in the Pacific and by providing high quality, safe, patient-centered health care.

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Greatest Generation honored at Fort DeRussy

Greatest Generation honored at Fort DeRussy

| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

World War II veterans and Pearl Harbor survivors stand as they are recognized for their service to the nation during a commemoration ceremony at Fort DeRussy, Dec. 7, 2016.

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Wheeler shares memories of an infamous day

Wheeler shares memories of an infamous day

| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

On the morning of Dec. 7, 1941, Stuart Hedley was stationed aboard the USS West Virginia, and Thomas Petso, stationed at Schofield Barracks, was playing football.

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25th ID Band honors survivors, those who gave their lives

25th ID Band honors survivors, those who gave their lives

| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 25th Infantry Division Band performs at Pearl Harbor,

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