190614-N-IX266-003 OLONGAPO, Philippines—Navy Lt. Eric R. Bryan, chaplain, Military Sealift Command Far East, provides musical entertainment for the kids at Subic Bay Children’s Home at Olongapo, Philippines, during a community outreach event, June 14. Members of dry cargo ship USNS Amelia Earhart (T-AKE 6) visited the Subic Bay Children’s Home, Social Development Center, and the […]
Lt. Travis Coffey, a chaplain, from Morgantown, North Carolina, gives the opening prayer during a celebration in honor of the 121st birthday of the Hospital Corpsman rating aboard USNS Comfort (T-AH 20). Comfort is working with health and government partners in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean to provide care aboard and at land-based […]
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in United States and has been on a steady rise for over decade. The suicide rate for active duty Navy personnel, according to the Navy Personnel Command website, is 1.5 times greater than for adults who never served in the armed forces. While schools, civilian employers, and […]
It’s commonly said that flexibility is the key to Air Power, with that in mind, it’s no wonder the 165th SFS took home the Outstanding Security Forces Squadron for the Air National Guard and for the Air Force – Reserve Component.
Chap. (Lt. Col.) Derrick Riggs’ riding team for Rolling Thuinder (from left) Air Force Chap. (Col.) George Youstra, Retired Gen. Phillip Breedlove, former assistamt secretary of the Air Force Terry Yonkers, and Riggs.
Chaplain Paul Loser, 502 Air Base Wing, chaplain, provides the invocation at the 737th Training Group (737 TRG) Change of Command Ceremony Jun. 14, 2019 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. Col. Jason Corrothers relinquishes command and Col. Michael Newsom assumes command of the 737 TRG Air Force Basic Military Training organization, comprised of nine […]
U.S. Army Cpt. Robert Lacey, Chaplain with the 109th Regional Support Group, South Dakota Army National Guard, speaks with a fellow Soldier at the Prayer Breakfast during the 2019 Golden Coyote Exercise at Camp Rapid, Rapid City, S.D., June 12, 2019. The Golden Coyote Training Exercise is a three-phase, scenario-driven exercise conducted in South Dakota […]
Eddie Miles, a training instructor with the Fort Benning Casualty Assistance Center (CAC), certified 10 U.S. Army and Army Reserve Soldiers to serve as Casualty Notification and Casualty Assistance Officers during a three-day class at the 335th Signal Command (Theater) Headquarters in East Point June 12-14. The enhanced training stresses empathy from beginning to end, […]
By Seaman Nicholas Perry, Information Warfare Training Command Monterey MONTEREY, Calif. – Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) Monterey Sailors engaged in small group and peer-guided discussions over the past three weeks to enhance their approach to suicide prevention training.
U.S. Army Maj. Kirk Thorsteinson stands in front of medical tents at Five Hills Training Area, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, June 14, 2019. Thorsteinson is a brigade chaplain with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 38th Alaska Army National Guard and is participating in Khaan Quest 2019 from June 14-28. Khaan Quest enables the relationship of mutual respect between […]