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Organizational Organization: Things You'll Miss When They're Gone

Post #7 in the “In Between” series.

I’ve come to appreciate a handful of things about basic military administration and organization since I’ve spent some time away from it. 901 more words


AN/PSQ-20/20A Goggles Blind? Good News!

If your AN/PSQ-20, NSN 5855-01-534-6449, or AN/PSQ-20A, NSN 5855-01-603-0489, night vision goggles aren’t working, there’s good news. You can get them fixed if they qualify. 143 more words

Building Tomorrow’s Army

The Army—the oldest and largest of the U.S. military services—has a plan to reduce its size but still be able to meet threats against the nation. 413 more words

National Defense

Women would have to register for draft under new defense bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Armed Services Committee approved a measure Wednesday requiring women to register for the military draft, a move that comes just a few months after the Defense Department lifted all gender-based restrictions on front-line combat units. 336 more words


Trailblazer Becomes Army's First Female Infantry Officer

(ABC News)–Already a trailblazer, Army Captain Kristen Griest became the Army’s first female infantry officer when, on Monday, the Army approved her request to transfer from the military police unit she had been serving in. 413 more words


Home Guard

During the Second World War, 1939-1945, Fingest had its own “Dad’s Army”, the Fingest Section of E Company, 4th Bucks Home Guard1, formed 1st May, 1940. 381 more words