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From War to Home

From War to Home

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Herbert G. Schreiner, U.S. Air Force Korea veteran and Veteran’s Affairs Pacific Island Health Care System Ambulatory Care Center, Information Desk volunteer, views the art exhibit “From War to Home: Through the Veteran’s Lens,”

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Afghanistan mission remains on track, Defense spokesman says

Afghanistan mission remains on track, Defense spokesman says

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The U.S. military presence in Afghanistan continues to provide support to the Afghan government and its armed forces “so that they can secure the country for themselves,” Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook told reporters Jan. 5.

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PACOM marks 70 years of protecting, defending the U.S.

PACOM marks 70 years of protecting, defending the U.S.

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM), America’s largest and oldest unified combatant command, turned 70 on Jan. 1, 2017.

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8th TSC units improve theater logistics

8th TSC units improve theater logistics

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

During 2016, the 8th Theater Sustainment Command increased international and civic partnerships, and improved achievement and readiness.

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Mendoza earns his way into Sgt. Audie Murphy Club

Mendoza earns his way into Sgt. Audie Murphy Club

| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

A 599th Transportation Brigade noncommissioned officer was formally recognized as a member of the top three percent of all NCOs in the Army during an end-of-tour award ceremony at brigade headquarters, here, Dec. 2.

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During transition, Soldiers should experience ‘no gaps’ in commitment

During transition, Soldiers should experience ‘no gaps’ in commitment

| November 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

In January, a new commander in chief of the U.S. military will move into the White House.

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Former Army officer works to empower Afghan women, overcome barriers

Former Army officer works to empower Afghan women, overcome barriers

| October 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

After watching her female Afghan colleague confidently address a male-dominated government meeting in Afghanistan, Marci Strathearn beamed with pride.

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75,000 U.S., Korean, Canadian forces commence Pacific exercise

75,000 U.S., Korean, Canadian forces commence Pacific exercise

| September 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s been five years since the White House first announced an American “pivot to the Pacific,” now characterized as a “rebalance.”

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25th Sust. Bde. welcomes back deployed Soldiers

25th Sust. Bde. welcomes back deployed Soldiers

| August 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Despite the mist and cloudy weather, only looks of anticipation and happiness were seen within the crowd gathered at Weyland Field, here, Aug. 18.

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Time to Celebrate

Time to Celebrate

| June 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

“My command in Afghanistan made this possible and Iolani School was amazingly supportive,” said Burmeister.

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