JOINT FORCES TRAINING BASE LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. –As part of the Military Reserve Exchange Program, a 79th Theater Sustainment Command chaplain visited Estonia May 8-20, and the 79th hosted an Estonian Defense Forces chaplain in California July 9-23, 2018.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1808/4665522/250x200_q75.jpgA U.S. Navy Chaplain attends the funeral of Machinist’s Mate 1st Class Arthur Glenn at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Hawaii, Aug. 21, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Glenn was assigned to USS Oklahoma which sustained fire from Japanese aircraft and multiple torpedo hits causing the ship to capsize, resulting in the […]
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1808/4665502/250x166_q75.jpgU.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Eduardo Ayala, 452nd Air Mobility Wing chaplains assistant, removes a nail during teardown of the Alaska tents on Aug. 21, 2018 at Fort McCoy, Wisc. Teardown of the Alaska tents were due to the ending of exercise Patriot Warrior. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Xavier Lockley)
While the dust settles for just a moment before the hot wind whisks it away once more in the desolate Nevada desert, the Chaplain is making his rounds. He’s chatting up Remotely Piloted Aircraft Airmen and checking up with how they’re doing, however, he’s no ordinary Chaplain.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/frames/video/1808/620374/250x141_q75.jpgThere was a base wide exercise on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Aug. 15-17, 2018. The exercise scenario tested the mission readiness of Team Keesler for deployments
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1808/4661476/250x147_q75.jpg180819-N-PL946-1075 GREAT LAKES, Ill. (Aug. 19, 2018) Lt. Michael Marcelli, one of 14 chaplains at Recruit Training Command (RTC), administers Holy Communion to recruits during Catholic Mass at the Recruit Memorial Chapel. The RTC Religious Ministries Team provides religious services to recruits during training regardless of religious affiliation. More than 30,000 recruits graduate annually from […]
In a sandy clearing surrounded by tall pines, green tents and red crosses on military vehicles, a small Iowa unit occupies the area known as “Fiddler’s Green.” The 294th Area Support Medical Company (294th ASMC), an Iowa Army National Guard (IANG) unit based out of Washington, Iowa, recently completed their annual training at Camp Grayling, […]
Air Force adopts Getting To Outcomes
Naval Chaplaincy School and Center (NCSC) headquarters will move from Fort Jackson in Columbia, South Carolina, to Naval Station (NS) Newport, Rhode Island, beginning in October 2018 with an expected completion by March 2019.
https://cdn.dvidshub.net/media/thumbs/photos/1808/4652211/250x167_q75.jpgU.S. Navy Lt. Brian Burd, chaplain, Officer Candidates School (OCS), gives the invocation during a graduation and commissioning ceremony on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., Aug. 11, 2018. The candidates must go through three months of intensive training to evaluate and screen individuals for the leadership, moral, mental, and physical qualities required for commissioning as […]