Tag: 303rd Ordnance Battalion

‘Watchdogs’ bid aloha to 706th EOD Company

‘Watchdogs’ bid aloha to 706th EOD Company

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 303rd Explosive Ordnance Disposal Battalion, 8th Military Police “Watchdog” Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, hosted an inactivation ceremony for its 706th Ordnance Company (EOD), Aug. 3, at Hamilton Field.

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US, Cambodian forces partner for HA/DR-focused Angkor Sentinel 16

US, Cambodian forces partner for HA/DR-focused Angkor Sentinel 16

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

U.S. and Cambodian forces officially opened Angkor Sentinel 2016, an annual bilateral military exercise hosted by the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces and sponsored by the U.S. Army Pacific, during a ceremony, Monday, at the Training School for Multinational Peacekeeping Forces, here.

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Thankfulness improves our quality of life

Thankfulness improves our quality of life

| November 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

I was surprised to learn that one of the most powerful mental attitudes for improving athletic performance is gratitude. So, I can take the Army Physical Fitness Test and literally improve my score by up to 10 percent just by keeping grateful thoughts in my mind.

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EOD teams compete in annual USARPAC TOY competition

EOD teams compete in annual USARPAC TOY competition

| July 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The USARPAC-level EOD TOY competition is conducted each year in order select the premier team that will compete in the Army-wide EOD TOY later this year.

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71st Chem. Co. returns from first deployment

71st Chem. Co. returns from first deployment

| July 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from the 71st Chemical Company, 303rd Explosive Ordnance Disposal Battalion, 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, were greeted by families and friends during a redeployment ceremony held, here, July 8.

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What is the meaning of life in the fast lane?

What is the meaning of life in the fast lane?

| July 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chaplain (Capt.) L. Clifton Edwards, Ph.D. 303rd Explosive Ordnance Battalion 8th Military Police Brigade 8th Theater Sustainment Command I wonder how many people (besides me) think about the pace of life. Traffic and smart phones are the pacesetters for our lives. Speed and technology are wonderful, especially when they save life or improve its quality. […]

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8th MP’s EOD receives new route clearing vehicles

8th MP’s EOD receives new route clearing vehicles

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Weighing in at 60,000 pounds with a height over 11 feet tall and nearly 30 feet long, these Panthers are hulking giants.

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Unique skills, capabilities of 8th TSC shared with Dailey

Unique skills, capabilities of 8th TSC shared with Dailey

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 8th Theater Sustainment Command Soldiers discussed their respective fields with Dailey and provided a hands-on equipment demonstration.

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8th MPs induct NCOs, honor history aboard USS Missouri

8th MPs induct NCOs, honor history aboard USS Missouri

| December 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

It’s a significant time in an enlisted Soldier’s career when he or she earns chevrons and joins the ranks of the noncommissioned officer corps, a symbolic moment worthy of the Army’s time-honored NCO Induction Ceremony.

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Chemical troops prep for CBRN site survey, sampling mission in Kuwait

Chemical troops prep for CBRN site survey, sampling mission in Kuwait

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

In addition to the routine dismounted reconnaissance mission, in which the unit is already well-rehearsed, the exercise certified the troops in two highly technical skills they’ll be using downrange: site surveying and sampling procedures.

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