Tag: National Guard

Guard chaplains focusing on resiliency, combating suicide

Guard chaplains focusing on resiliency, combating suicide

| March 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Chaplains and chaplain assistants from the National Guard gathered at the Herbert R. Temple Jr. Army National Guard Readiness Center, here, recently, for a training conference focused on building resiliency, preventing suicide and bolstering support among Guard members.

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Indiana Guard conducts annual training in Hawaii w/2IBCT

Indiana Guard conducts annual training in Hawaii w/2IBCT

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

A critical training event for both units was a first-ever, two-week annual summer training, held here in Schofield Barracks, for Soldiers of 1st Bn., 151st Inf. Regt.

Aug. 17, Soldiers of the 1st Bn., 151st Inf. Regt. arrived at Barber’s Point Airfield to embark on their annual training, focused on the military decision making process, or MDMP, geared towards the Pacific terrain, a command post exercise, a class on air assault planning and participation in a live-fire training exercise.

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USARHAW, USARPAC host luau to commemorate U.S. Army’s 242nd birthday

USARHAW, USARPAC host luau to commemorate U.S. Army’s 242nd birthday

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

In observance of the Army’s 242nd birthday, and 119 years presence in the Pacific, U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii and U.S. Army Pacific celebrated with a luau, June 16, at Weyand Field, here.

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Supervisor awarded for supporting National Guard employee

Supervisor awarded for supporting National Guard employee

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

The nation’s National Guard members must balance two worlds. They need to be ready to defend their country, which requires training and deployments away from home, while also holding down civilian jobs to support themselves and their families.

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Congress probes military pilot shortage

Congress probes military pilot shortage

| April 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

A shortage of pilots across the U.S. military is most acute in the Air Force, senior military officials told Congress, March 29.

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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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Lt. Gen. explains Army’s new talent management system

Lt. Gen. explains Army’s new talent management system

| February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

For the first time, the Army will use a talent management process that integrates the personnel records of active Army, Army Reserve and Army National Guard Soldiers into one system.

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Army charts course to blended retirement

Army charts course to blended retirement

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Beginning in January 2018, a new Department of Defense enterprise-wide retirement system will go into effect.

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25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Throughout 2016, the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade impressively embodied its motto, “We Fly for the Troops,” by providing unique functional aviation support and expertise to the 25th Infantry Division, its partner nations and joint counterparts.

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8th TSC units improve theater logistics

8th TSC units improve theater logistics

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

During 2016, the 8th Theater Sustainment Command increased international and civic partnerships, and improved achievement and readiness.

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