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Polish village could become future Army hub, USAREUR commander says

Stars and stripes, By DAN STOUTAMIRE | STARS AND STRIPES Published: April 27, 2017

POWIDZ, Poland — U.S. Army Europe’s Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges stood atop the railhead that supplies the strategic air base in this small central Poland village, and told his military planners they were thinking too small, too “Petticoat Junction” about the potential of Powidz. 353 more words

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John Kohout of Port Charlotte, Fla. joined 11th Airborne and went to Pacific during WW II

By the time John Kohout of Port Charlotte, Fla. graduated from jump school at Fort Benning, Ga. V-E Day had come and gone. Since the Germans had already surrendered he became a replacement soldier in the 11th Airborne Division sent to the Philippines as part of the occupation force. 1,229 more words

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What is the Role of Competition in the Sharing Economy?

In considering The Problem with Competitive Awards in the Sharing Economy I raised the eyebrows of competitive individuals. They struggle to see the Sharing Economy fosters collaboration over competition, insisting that we will never get rid of competition. 704 more words

Disruptive Leadership

Preserving and archiving old photos, movies, and letters.

If you like photography and photojournalism, you should consider following Lens, a New York Times section devoted to “Photography, Video and Visual Journalism”. It has become  my favorite section of the paper. 283 more words

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You Have the Right to…Collect Armed Forces LEO Militaria

Militaria collecting has a broad spectrum possessing many facets that allow people to specialize or focus their efforts on specific themes or concepts. Aside from settling on a particular branch or time period, collectors might choose to get very narrow with their collections. 513 more words

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Army Veteran With Prosthetic Leg Carries Woman Across Finish Line Of Boston Marathon…

A wounded Army veteran missing part of his left leg carried his racing partner across the Boston Marathon finish line on Monday, according to WCVB in Boston.

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Soldier killed in Black Hawk crash identified as Chapel Hill native

CHAPEL HILL, Tenn. (WKRN) – The soldier killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash in Maryland Monday has been identified as a native of Chapel Hill, Tennessee. 364 more words

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