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500th MI’s driver’s training a success

500th MI’s driver’s training a success

| September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

The driver’s training program is critical in keeping Soldiers properly trained to maintain the highest level of performance and safety.

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‘Get in, hit the objective and get out,’ says captain

‘Get in, hit the objective and get out,’ says captain

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The “Lightning Assault Series” is the first iteration of mission essential task list enhancing training events being conducted by the units. The training is intended to further refine the brigade’s ability to work together to support light infantry operations in the Pacific.

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Task Force Diamond Head returns from another successful Pacific Pathways rotation

Task Force Diamond Head returns from another successful Pacific Pathways rotation

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

This past summer, the 2nd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, and several elements of 3rd Bn., 25th Avn. Regt. (both 25th Combat Avn. Brigade, 25th Infantry Division units), joined together to become Task Force Diamond Head for Pacific Pathways 16-02.

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Former Vietnam POW shares story in LPD

Former Vietnam POW shares story in LPD

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

“I lost the tail rotor, rounds went through the engine, the engine was knocked out, rounds to the fuel cell, the helicopter was on fire. … We were coming down spinning and burning out of the sky. … We hit nose low on the left side of the aircraft.”

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Engineers forge hui for Fort DeRussy cleanup

Engineers forge hui for Fort DeRussy cleanup

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

More than 65 volunteers picked up trash at Fort DeRussy in Waikiki in honor of National Public Lands Day, Saturday.

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More than 211 years of duty honored at celebration of service

More than 211 years of duty honored at celebration of service

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Family, friends and colleagues of nine U.S. Army Soldiers came together, at historic Palm Circle, here, for a ceremonial expression of appreciation and gratitude for their combined 211 years of federal service to the U.S. Army, the U.S. Army-Pacific, and the nation, Sept. 16.

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Going out with a bang! Golden Dragons walk across Oahu

Going out with a bang! Golden Dragons walk across Oahu

| September 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

From New London, Connecticut, in 1861, to the present day coastlines of Oahu, Soldiers of 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Battalion, “Golden Dragons,” 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, are making history again.

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Hot Wheels: Race down to Tropics for Drags and Drifts

Hot Wheels: Race down to Tropics for Drags and Drifts

| September 16, 2016 | 1 Comment

Mercado said he appreciates having that space and how Drags and Drifts, as well as other car events, are a way to express himself.

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Orient Shield 2016 is a military, cultural exchange

Orient Shield 2016 is a military, cultural exchange

| September 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Broncos” from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and soldiers from the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force, stood shoulder-to-shoulder, Saturday, to kickoff Orient Shield 2016.

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Empire Shield still stands watch to prevent another 9/11

Empire Shield still stands watch to prevent another 9/11

| September 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

About 20 Soldiers from the New York National Guard attended the opening of a new shopping mall, here, Aug. 16, at the World Trade Center site in lower Manhattan, but they weren’t there for the show, and they weren’t there to shop, either.

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