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Living History Day a chance to experience the past

Living History Day a chance to experience the past

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Living History Day returns to the Tropic Lightning Museum, here, on Saturday.

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Army’s first cipher office broke the code on modern cryptology

Army’s first cipher office broke the code on modern cryptology

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Ralph Van Deman established the War Department’s intelligence organization shortly after the United States entered World War I, he was faced with the daunting task of building his section from nearly nothing.

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History accompanies weekend Kolekole run

History accompanies weekend Kolekole run

| March 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

As runners gear up for the Kolekole 10K on March 11, and the Kolekole Walking Path reaches its second anniversary of being reopened to the community for limited use on March 14, the Hawaii Army Weekly takes a look back at the area’s rich history.

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DPAA teams perform in an effort to bring closure

DPAA teams perform in an effort to bring closure

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the early morning hours of June 23, 1945, three Navy pilots left Naval Air Station Barbers Point, Hawaii, as part of an F6F-3 night familiarization flight.

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New York Times bestselling author is former Soldier, editor

New York Times bestselling author is former Soldier, editor

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Although the nation wrapped up its commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, last week, a lesser-known attack on Dec. 7, 1941, remains mostly shrouded in mystery.

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News Briefs: October 2nd, 2015

News Briefs: October 2nd, 2015

| October 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today

$12.8 Million for Homeless Vets — On Tuesday, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald announced $12.8 million in renewal funding through the Grant and Per Diem program to 20 community agencies that currently provide transitional housing with supportive services for homeless veterans under the Transition in Place model.

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Cornerstones and cannoli each discovered on weekend trip

Cornerstones and cannoli each discovered on weekend trip

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

George Washington once said, “If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent may we be lead, like sheep to slaughter.”

It was with this same logic that our kids mouthed off at us recently.

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Field to be dedicated to late Sen. Daniel K. Inouye

Field to be dedicated to late Sen. Daniel K. Inouye

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Fort Benning, Georgia, parade field adjacent to the National Infantry Museum was named for a Medal of Honor recipient, the late Sen. Daniel K. Inouye, at 9 a.m., Sept. 12.

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Community events and programs of interest.

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USACE, Nan Inc. hold site blessing for Quad B renovation

USACE, Nan Inc. hold site blessing for Quad B renovation

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

A traditional Hawaiian site blessing and groundbreaking ceremony took place in Quad B, here, Dec. 4, to signify the start of construction and renovation for three of the quad’s four buildings: 156, 157 and 158.

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