Tag: American Samoa

Army Reserve answers first call for disaster relief

Army Reserve answers first call for disaster relief

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

When disaster strikes at home, who answers the call to clean up and rebuild? After a destructive storm struck, here, recently, Army Reserve forces took immediate action. In concert and coordination with various federal, state, local, interagency and non-governmental organization partners, Army Reservists transported Federal Emergency Management Agency and American Red Cross relief supplies and equipment to support their fellow citizens following the destructive path of Tropical Cyclone Gita across the island of American Samoa, Feb. 11-16.

Continue Reading

DCE-Hawaii responds to Tropical Storm Gita in Samoa

DCE-Hawaii responds to Tropical Storm Gita in Samoa

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Federal Emergency Management Agency provided tents, cots, tarpaulins, clean-up materials and medical supplies to aid those who suffered damage from Tropical Storm Gita.

Continue Reading

Pacific Army Reserve supports ‘Ocean Sun’ EDRE

Pacific Army Reserve supports ‘Ocean Sun’ EDRE

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

A dozen Pacific Army Reserve Soldiers deployed to conduct “Ocean Sun” Emergency Disaster Response Exercise at the Konelio Pele U.S. Army Reserve Center, in Pago Pago, American Samoa, Aug. 14-18.

Continue Reading

TSG sees ‘4-in-1’ change of command

TSG sees ‘4-in-1’ change of command

| August 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

With the trade winds blowing strong, friends, family and fellow Soldiers witnessed an event they’d never seen before — the U.S. Army Reserve Theater Support Group-Pacific hosted a change of command for all of its detachment commanders, here.

Continue Reading

Reserve’s ‘Go For Broke’ joins ‘Broncos’ for ‘Super Bowl of Army Training’

Reserve’s ‘Go For Broke’ joins ‘Broncos’ for ‘Super Bowl of Army Training’

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from Hawaii and American Samoa of the 9th Mission Support Command, Pacific Army Reserve, joined the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, for its monthlong rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center, here.

Continue Reading

Inauguration Colors

Inauguration Colors

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Normally a function of the Hawaii Army National Guard, Gov. Ige personally requested the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry Division.

Continue Reading

Reservists in American Samoa become naturalized citizens

Reservists in American Samoa become naturalized citizens

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was to be a day that would forever change the lives of 47 Soldiers and their families.

Continue Reading