https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1906/5481526/166x250_q75.jpgVICENZA – The Vicenza Military Community celebrated the Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month observance 30 May at the Golden Lion on Caserma Ederle. Guest speaker for the event was Sgt. Maj. El Kevin Sar, U.S. Army Africa Chaplain office, followed by traditional dances with Oceania Ohana Dance Group, a cake cutting and food sampling. […]
Fort McCoy community members gathered May 23, 2019, for the Memorial Day Prayer Luncheon at McCoy’s Community Center.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1906/5477400/250x167_q75.jpgChaplain (Maj.) Erik Spicer with the 181st Multi-Functional Training Brigade gives the invocation at the Memorial Day Prayer Luncheon on May 23, 2019, at McCoy’s Community Center at Fort McCoy, Wis. The annual event is held in honor of service members who died while serving the nation. The event is organized by the Religious Support […]
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1906/5470890/250x167_q75.jpgU.S. Marine Corps Sgt.Maj. Brian D. Olea, outgoing Sergeant Major, bows his head for the Chaplain’s invocation during the Marine Operational Test and Evaluation Squadron One Relief and Appointment Ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma Ariz., June 6, 2019. The Relief and Appointment ceremony is an honored product of the rich heritage of Naval […]
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/frames/video/1906/689049/250x141_q75.jpgDoD Pride, an employee resource group for uniformed and civilian LGBT members of the Department, will host the 8th Annual LGBT Pride Month Celebration in Pentagon Center Courtyard.
Fort McCoy, Wis., was established in 1909. Here is a look back at some installation history from June 2019 and back.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1906/5473058/250x167_q75.jpgSAN ANTONIO – (June 7, 2019) Lieutenant Junior Grade Nahum Melendez, chaplain, offers the invocation prior to the Navy Recruiting District (NRD) San Antonio, change of command ceremony held at The Alamo. Following the ceremony, Cmdr. Jeffrey Reynolds of Raleigh, N.C., former commanding officer of Navy Recruiting District (NRD) San Antonio, a Naval aviator, retired […]
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1906/5457933/250x166_q75.jpgLt. Col. Michael Medas, a chaplain assigned to the 158th Fighter Wing, Vermont Air National Guard, delivers an invocation at the start of a retirement ceremony for Brig. Gen. Joel Clark, Chief of Staff for the Vermont Air National Guard, at the Vermont Air National Guard Base, South Burlington, Vt., June 7, 2019. Clark is […]
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1906/5474578/250x152_q75.jpgCommand Chaplain Lt. Col. Terry Partin, Staff Sgt. Charles Thompson, Sgt. First Class Terry Munn, and Master Sgt. Jerry Windham, 184th Sustainment Command, are presented their Shoulder Sleeve Insignia – Former Wartime Service, informally known as a combat patch, by Col. Cheryl Anderson, Syrian Logistics Cell officer in charge, and Sgt. Major John Thomas, noncommissioned […]
Capt. Ignatius Maternowski, a Franciscan priest assigned to the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division on D-Day, was honored during a D-Day 75 commemoration ceremony in Guetteville, France, June 8, 2019. The small French village honors Maternowski for his efforts to set up a combined aid station for treatment of Allied and German wounded.