Tag: Hawaii Army National Guard

Army Guard Soldiers to see tuition assistance program changes

Army Guard Soldiers to see tuition assistance program changes

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Changes to the Army National Guard’s Tuition Assistance Program are set to go into effect Aug. 5, allowing Army Guard members immediate access to benefits after they complete basic and advanced individual training.

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84th Eng. Bn. Soldiers return from Pacific Partnership 2018

84th Eng. Bn. Soldiers return from Pacific Partnership 2018

| July 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Fifteen Soldiers from 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Engineer Brigade, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii returned to Oahu, July 2, from the USNS Mercy’s four-month long tour of the Indo-Pacific Region for Pacific Partnership 2018.

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Army releases training advisory for Oahu during July

Army releases training advisory for Oahu during July

| July 3, 2018 | 2 Comments

Local military units are scheduled to conduct various activities here in July that may be heard by surrounding communities.

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Video – Hawaii National Guard gives blessing ceremony for Pahoa microshelters

Video – Hawaii National Guard gives blessing ceremony for Pahoa microshelters

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Microshelter homes in Pahoa had it’s blessing ceremony today, June 30, 2018. Hawaii Governor David Ige, Big Island Mayor Harry Kim, and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard were in attendance at the Sacred Heart Church property.

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Hawaii National Guard engineers build shelters for volcano evacuees

Hawaii National Guard engineers build shelters for volcano evacuees

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Since June 7, engineers with the Hawaii Army National Guard have been constructing a community of emergency “micro-shelter” housing units here for residents displaced by the ongoing Kilauea eruption.

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National Guard, PTA partner to carry out medevac exercise

National Guard, PTA partner to carry out medevac exercise

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii National Guard’s Joint Task Force 5-0, working in cooperation with Hilo Medical Center and an active Army aviation unit currently at Pohukuloa Training Area, conducted a medical evacuation training exercise, here, June 6, ultimately to test procedures and ensure smooth military-civilian interface in the event an actual aerial medical evacuation using military helicopters as a result of the eruption and subsequent lava flows in Hawaii County.

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Hawaii National Guard hard at work on micro-shelter project

Hawaii National Guard hard at work on micro-shelter project

| June 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Engineers from the 230th Vertical Engineer Company, Hawaii National Guard, construct 20 microshelters in Pahoa, Hawaii, June 9, 2018.

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Tiger Balm live-fire exercise wraps up

Tiger Balm live-fire exercise wraps up

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. and Singapore troops conducted a combined arms live fire exercise (CALFEX) at the Battle Area Complex, here, on May 23-24, 2018.

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U.S., Singapore armies conclude Tiger Balm 18

U.S., Singapore armies conclude Tiger Balm 18

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. and Singapore armies concluded Tiger Balm 18, an annual bilateral exercise, at the 298th Regiment, Multi-Functional Training Unit (MFTU), Regional Training Institute (RTI), here, on May 26, 2018.

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Army National Guard helping in Hawaii as volcano erupts

Army National Guard helping in Hawaii as volcano erupts

| June 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Joint Task Force 5-0 in Hawaii is helping authorities handle evacuations, provide security and monitor air quality as Mount Kilauea spews out clouds of toxic gas and lava destroys homes in its path.

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