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John Ford and the First Battlefront of World War II

John Ford’s War

Mention John Ford’s name today, and most people think of Westerns. Stagecoach, Fort Apache, or The Searchers might come to mind. 1,222 more words

Motion Pictures

DOD Announces Winners of the 2016 Commander in Chief's Annual Award for Installation Excellence

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today the 2016 recipients of the Commander in Chief‘s Annual Award for Installation Excellence:

. U.S. Army Garrison… 173 more words

Department Of Defense

Florida Teen Selected To Write Eulogy For WWII Silent Hero

The toughest writing assignment 16-year-old Konner Ross will have this year is to write a eulogy for a young man she’s never met. But there’s a part of him the… 738 more words


Alert: Fort Polk Wild Horses in Serious Jeopardy

Source: Fort Polk Horses of Kisatchie on Facebook

“An Open Letter of Abject Concern and Outrage”

“As one of the Peason Ridge Heritage Family members I am very saddened by the decision made by the… 1,819 more words

Horse News

FALLEN HEROES - 1st Lt. David A. Bauders

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.

1st Lt. David A. Bauders, of Seattle, Wash., died May 6, on Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, in a non-combat related incident. 16 more words

Department Of Defense

General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Army announced the following assignments:

Maj. Gen. Phillip M. Churn, U.S. Army Reserve, commander (Troop Program Unit), 200th Military Police Command, Fort Meade, Maryland, to assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff for Reserve Matters, Joint Staff, Washington, District of Columbia. 524 more words

United States

Tough as they Come By SSG. Travis Mills

Staff Sergeant Travis Mills tells the true story of what happened to him after he stepped on an IED during his third tour of duty in Afghanistan while serving in the U.S. 494 more words