During a very foggy and misty early morning on Al Dhafra Air Base, a small group of military men, women and civilians gathered in honor of Women’s History Month. Women’s History Month, a commemorative month in March the for the United States, grew out of a series of school events in Sonoma, California forty years […]
When Chaplain (Maj.) Sharon Browne, of 5th Medical Recruiting Battalion, pinned on those golden oak leaf major’s rank in a recent promotion ceremony, her flock surrounded her. Browne’s four children took turns placing the new rank insignias on her uniform during the Feb. 9 ceremony, held in the Robert P. Taylor Memorial Chapel on Naval […]
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1803/4220707/250x167_q75.jpg180315-A-QR427-0079 PUERTO CORTES, HONDURAS. (Mar. 15, 2018) Chaplain LCDR Michael Vitcavich, from Parsippany, New Jersey prays with the honduran people as they enter the Expeditionary Medical Unit during Continuing Promise 2018. U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet has deployed a force to execute Continuing Promise to conduct civil-military operations including humanitarian assistance, training engagements, […]
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1803/4220447/167x250_q75.jpgU.S. Navy Chaplain Lt. Donald Keim, 1st Maintenance Battalion Chaplain, Combat Logistics Regiment 15, 1st Marine Logistics Group, prays for the Marines and Sailors following a conditioning hike during Mountain Exercise 2-18 at Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, Bridgeport, Calif., March 6, 2018. The hike was in preparation for a longer movement over a […]
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/frames/video/1803/589860/250x141_q75.jpgThe 50th year anniversary of the My Lai tragedy hosted by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in partnership with the Center of Military History. The event will feature distinguished panelists that will discuss the historical, ethical and legal impact of the My Lai Massacre, lessons learned, and how the Army responded to […]
MASON, Ohio – As a thick, gray blanket spread across the sky, husbands and wives with vibrant spirits filed softly into a quiet room Valentine’s Day morning. At the front stood an unassuming man whose gentle demeanor and inviting smile put to rest any reservations about what lay ahead.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1803/4186993/250x167_q75.jpgSgt. 1st Class David Cook, an observer coach/trainer assigned to 1st Battalion, 410th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 4th Cavalry Multi-Functional Training Brigade, evaluates Chaplain (Capt.) Spinny Gee, the 4th Cav. MFTB Brigade Support Element chaplain, performing a needle chest decompression during a combat life saver recertification class Mar. 2, 2018 at Fort Knox, Ky. Combat life […]
OAK HARBOR, Wash. (NNS) – Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island recently earned distinguished recognition with the 2018 Commander-In-Chief’s Installation Excellence Award for large naval installation.
Department of Military and Veterans Affairs state employees will team up with Colorado National Guard Soldiers, Airmen, and their families to fight hunger in our communities March 16, 7-11 a.m.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Several Soldiers and spouses of the 1st Infantry Division traveled to a Holiday Inn in Kansas City, Missouri, to build family readiness at a couples seminar presented by a Saint Louis, Missouri native, Maj. Chris Weinrich, 1st Inf. Div. Artillery chaplain, March 2-4.