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Marine Corps World War II veterans visit Pohakuloa Training Area

Marine Corps World War II veterans visit Pohakuloa Training Area

| October 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Veterans of the 5th Marine Division visited Pohakuloa Training Area, Oct. 20, as part of the 68th annual reunion of the 5th Marine Division Association.

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Oahu to commemorate 50th anniversary of Vietnam War

Oahu to commemorate 50th anniversary of Vietnam War

| May 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Events will be held on Oahu from May 23 to 29 commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.

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Vice President Pence thanks Hawaii military for service

Vice President Pence thanks Hawaii military for service

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Vice President Mike Pence expressed his gratitude to U.S. Pacific Command, April 24, for its resolute leadership, and he thanked the multi-service troops at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Honolulu for their service.

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Do you qualify for the Post 9/11 GI Bill?

Do you qualify for the Post 9/11 GI Bill?

| March 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 200,000 U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers who have active duty training (ADT), active duty special work (ADSW), or active duty operational support-Reserve Component (ADOS-RC) service after Sept. 10, 2001, may now be eligible for the Post 9/11 GI Bill (PGIB) and for the Transfer of Education Benefits (TEB).

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Senior enlisted military advisers call for budget certainty

Senior enlisted military advisers call for budget certainty

| March 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

The military’s senior enlisted members appeared before Congress, recently, to discuss quality of life issues and advocate for budget certainty to maintain military superiority and recruit and retain the best people.

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Do you qualify for the Post 9/11 GI Bill?

Do you qualify for the Post 9/11 GI Bill?

| March 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 200,000 U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers who have active duty training (ADT), active duty special work (ADSW), or active duty operational support-Reserve Component (ADOS-RC) service after Sept. 10, 2001, may now be eligible for the Post 9/11 GI Bill (PGIB) and for the Transfer of Education Benefits (TEB).

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Mattis takes oath as 26th Defense Secretary

Mattis takes oath as 26th Defense Secretary

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

By a 98-1 vote, Friday, Jan. 20, the Senate confirmed retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis to be the 26th secretary of defense.

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Defense leaders salute Obama at Armed Forces Farewell Ceremony

Defense leaders salute Obama at Armed Forces Farewell Ceremony

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Defense leaders hailed the commitment and accomplishments of departing commander in chief President Barack Obama in a formal military ceremony as he closes out his presidency, Jan. 4.

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PACOM marks 70 years of protecting, defending the U.S.

PACOM marks 70 years of protecting, defending the U.S.

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM), America’s largest and oldest unified combatant command, turned 70 on Jan. 1, 2017.

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‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

‘Broncos’ train, fight w/partners across Pacific

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 3rd Brigade Combat Team, “Broncos,” 25th Infantry Division, began a successful year as companies assigned to 2nd Battalion, 27th Inf. Regiment, “Wolfhounds,” loaded up a U.S. Army logistics support vessel for an exercise at the Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA), on the island of Hawaii, in January.

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