Fort Benning Newswire (Page 7)

Fort Benning Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Army family, animal rescue in tug of war for surrendered dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... animal rescue says the couple was not forthright with their reasons giving him up. Now the family, stationed on Fort Benning, and the family-owned animal rescue are offering differing accounts of the incident on social media. On the surrender form, ...

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  2. Fort Benning to commemorate Battle of Ia DrangRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Fort Benning will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first major battle of the Vietnam War next week with a series of educational and memorial events on post Monday and Tuesday. The Battle of Ia Drang, which was documented in a number of books and in the major motion picture "We Were Soldiers Once And Young," was fought Nov. 14-18, 1965.

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  3. 3-Gun Heavies to Compete in 2015 Fort Benning Multi-Gun Challenge Dec. 4-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | AmmoLand

    The public is invited to watch some of the biggest names in multi-gun shooting compete in the 2015 Fort Benning Multi-gun Challenge Dec. 4-6 at Krilling Range. Jerry Miculek, Taran Butler, and Ashley Rheuark are among more than 180 multi-gun competitors who are set to square off in a three-gun shooting challenge built and overseen by the U.S Army Marksmanship Unit Action Shooting Team members.

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  4. Ranger School instructors hit the mark at sniper competitionRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... separate sprinting events." Anderson and Davenport competed against 37 teams at the event, which took place at Fort Benning, Georgia. Representing the Army's Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade, the pair finished in 15th place overall. A team from ...

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  5. Defense attorney: Roman Izzo wasn't in Clearwater at time of grisly murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... sometime around 2:30 a.m. Then he drove another 6 hours back to Georgia, making it in time for work at Fort Benning by about 9 a.m. They interviewed the medical examiner, Dr. Wayne Kurz, to learn more about the time of Lee's death. Again ...

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  6. Field Manual 3-96, The Brigade Combat Team, published last monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | The Bayonet

    ... an Operating Force Writing Conference for - in which subject matter experts from the operating force came to Fort Benning and conducted intensive analysis, discussion, and writing in order to put the manual together. "Some of the new areas that were ...

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  7. Above and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Minot Daily News

    ... the Minot base who is Ranger certified for the Air Force. He recently graduated from U.S. Army Ranger School at Fort Benning, Ga. Originally from Corona, Calif., Sloat is a response force leader with the 791st Security Forces Squadron at Minot AFB. ...

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  8. Phil Bowhay, Flashback: Army nurse served with distinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    ... a surgical nurse is almost, in itself, a story of Army medicine. Korea, Japan, Alaska, Washington, West Point, Fort Benning, Berlin, Italy and points between. From 1947 to 1967 she served with honor and distinction. There is so much more to tell ...

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  9. U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop honored for supporting veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop was guest speaker for veterans who gathered Thursday at the Colonel Robert B. Nett Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial Post at Covenant Woods in Columbus. Ed Richards, commander of the post, said Bishop focused on the new Fort Benning Clinic and Martin Army Community Hospital.

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  10. Former combat soldiers from Vietnam War share experiences in bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... ghlands of South distinction began with Gen. Hal in previous writings.Alley served as a 2/7 second battalion at Fort Benning for deployment to Vietnam as part of 1965. Its operational base was

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  11. Army responds to request for womena s Ranger School recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Island Packet

    ... breakdown of each female candidate's recycle history and dates for each phase." The Army's leadership at Fort Benning, Ga., where the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade is based, has maintained since before April 19, when 19 women started the ...

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  12. Army responds to congressman's request for Ranger School recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... breakdown of each female candidate's recycle history and dates for each phase." The Army's leadership at Fort Benning where the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade is based has maintained since before April 19, when 19 women started the course, ...

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  13. NOW Corp Honors Veteran Small Business Owners By Making $100 Million...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... in two events with the SBA for small suppliers and prospective suppliers of Moody Air Force Base and Fort Benning to help them learn how to compete for and deliver on larger government contracts," said Lara Hodgson , president and CEO of NOW Corp. ...

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  14. War effort already was underway 25 years ago for some Desert Storm veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the U.S. Army in March 1975 before graduating. He was part of the 608 Ordnance Company, which was based at Fort Benning in Georgia. The unit handled shipping, receiving, storing, issuing and inspection of ammunition, typically for the Army's 82nd ...

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  15. "It stinks to high heaven."Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Wizbang

    ... April 20, sources tell PEOPLE. "At least one will get through. [Emphasis mine] "It had a ripple effect" at Fort Benning, where Ranger School is based, says a source with knowledge of events at the sprawling Georgia Army post. "Even though this was ...

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  16. Army faces public relations dilemma as it moves forward with women in Ranger SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... made it permanent in September, after the first two women graduated in August. Bob Purtiman, a spokesman at Fort Benning, Georgia, the home of the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade that runs Ranger School, said that 417 students started the class ...

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  17. Vacaville mana s family numbers 11 veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Reporter

    ... room, on the same wall as a portrait of himself in a police uniform. His brother LeBronze, who retired out of Fort Benning in Georgia after 20 years in the Army, told the general there about his brothers. “The general said he had never heard ...

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  18. Family Fights Rescue Group to Return Surrendered PetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... the Army had assigned Blake to move to Korea in 2016 for about a year. Blake Lechner dropped the dog off at the Fort Benning Animal Control facility on Saturday afternoon. The couple quickly changed their minds, but said they could not get in touch ...

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  19. NCOA seeks qualified, dedicated instructorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Bayonet

    ... force to fill the positions we have here," Ames said. "And we want to get the word out and let the NCOs of the Fort Benning area know what we do here, what we offer, and how an assignment here can be enriching, as well as career enhancing." The ...

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  20. New 98th Training Division commander looks to 'set conditions for success'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Bayonet

    ... transforming citizen volunteers into future Soldiers." Kloster, who was the first female general to serve at Fort Benning, said there is no better job in the Army than to be a commander. "Your number one priority is taking care of Soldiers and for ...

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