Tag: Oahu

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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Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

Warrior Brigade looks back over intense, rigorous year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the Soldiers and families of 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, 2016 can best be described as transformative – filled with intense and rigorous training, historic new partnerships and unrelenting family support.

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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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USACE-Honolulu District responsible for design, construction, much more

USACE-Honolulu District responsible for design, construction, much more

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

During 2016, highly motivated U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Honolulu District staff supported military construction at Hawaii Army posts and throughout the Pacific region, awarding more than 520 contract actions totaling $220,443,332, including $127.2 million for small businesses.

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Traffic Report: Dec. 23, 2016

Traffic Report: Dec. 23, 2016

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Advisories provide traffic, construction and power outage information. Send information to editor@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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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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25th ID Band honors survivors, those who gave their lives

25th ID Band honors survivors, those who gave their lives

| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 25th Infantry Division Band performs at Pearl Harbor,

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Wheeler Field among posts attacked, Dec. 7th, 1941

Wheeler Field among posts attacked, Dec. 7th, 1941

| December 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

2016 will mark the 75th year since the surprise attack on Oahu by the Empire of Japan on the 7th of December, 1941.

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Dec. 7th, 1941, transformed responses to mass casualties

Dec. 7th, 1941, transformed responses to mass casualties

| December 2, 2016 | 4 Comments

Construction of the North Sector General Hospital at Schofield Barracks began in 1922, with buildings 678, 680 and 681.

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