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Senior enlisted advisors tour Hilltop House

Senior enlisted advisors tour Hilltop House

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

The senior enlisted staff ride was meant to educate the leaders about the critical importance of that day, and honor those that were lost during the attacks.

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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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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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The Greatest Generation remembers Pearl Harbor Day

The Greatest Generation remembers Pearl Harbor Day

| December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

“This is a very special and historic moment,” said Col. Stephen Dawson, commander, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii.

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25th CAB retires Kiowas, trains w/Kiwis, fights fires

25th CAB retires Kiowas, trains w/Kiwis, fights fires

| December 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

In 2015, the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, accomplished a myriad of missions, from intense realistic training and fighting wildfires on the island of Oahu to the retirement of one of its key airframes.

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Greatest Generations visits 25th CAB

Greatest Generations visits 25th CAB

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Members of the Greatest Generation Foundation visited with Soldiers of the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade here Dec. 4.

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World War II veterans visit 4th, 5th graders at Hale Kula

World War II veterans visit 4th, 5th graders at Hale Kula

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fourteen World War II veterans visited classrooms at Hale Kula Elementary School, here, Dec. 4, as part of the Pearl Harbor 74th Anniversary Commemoration “Remember Pearl Harbor,” a program organized and sponsored by the Greatest Generations Foundation.

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25th ID commemorates Army’s actions on Dec. 7, 1941

25th ID commemorates Army’s actions on Dec. 7, 1941

| December 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

On the 73rd anniversary of Japan’s deadly and deliberate attack on Pearl Harbor, the 25th Infantry Division hosted “The Army’s Actions on December 7, 1941 Commemoration” to honor the courage and sacrifice of those who served during that time.

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