Fort Bliss Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Oklahoma 45th Infantry Brigade Homecoming CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... to the International Peacekeeping and Training Center in Yavoriv, Ukraine. Demobilization took them, first, to Fort Bliss; about half of the Guard members returned home to their families and jobs two weeks ago, with the remaining 100-plus soldiers ...

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  2. Company provides free home repairs for Army veteranRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2017 | UnionLeader.com

    ... group than the one he usually served with. "I volunteered for this deployment," he said. During training at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Tex. last summer, Hill suffered a herniated disk in his back during an exercise. He was medically discharged and spent ...

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  3. TRADOC leader to speak at Chamber breakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | El Paso Times

    Gen. David G. Perkins, commander of Training and Doctrine Command, will visit Fort Bliss to observe the NIE. He will also be speaking at a breakfast.

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  4. Colonel had 'best of both worlds' serving Army modernization mission at Fort BlissRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    A colonel with strong ties to El Paso has played an important behind-the-scenes role with the Army's modernization mission at Fort Bliss during the past three years. Col. Terrece "T" Harris served as the director of Capability Package with the System of Systems Engineering and Integration Directorate at Fort Bliss since June 2014.

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  5. Promising Army nurses see the other side of medicine in caring for aging vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The United States Army

    ... Texas. Then for Phase II, many of them head off to Fort Gordon, Georgia; Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington; Fort Bliss in Texas; or Walter Reed. When their noses are not buried in textbooks, students observe medical care in action, as well as ...

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  6. 101st Airborne Division's 26th Infantry Regiment conducts live...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Clarksville Online

    ... or combat operations in the Middle East, the "Blue Spaders" can condition themselves for future missions. "Fort Bliss offers a unique opportunity to train in a desert environment," said Capt. Robin Swan, commander, C Co, 1-26 Inf. Bn., 2nd BCT, ...

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  7. Military 47 mins ago 6:38 p.m.Fort Hood gets ballistic missile defense systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | KCEN

    Within the last month, Fort Hood got a missile defense system that will allow soldiers to train in Central Texas, instead of having to travel to a site like Fort Bliss where one was already installed. The system, called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense or THAAD, is an anti-ballistic missile defense mechanism that can shoot down ballistic missiles fired against the United States or our allies.

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  8. Wife accused of shooting soldier changes mind on pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | El Paso Times

    ... to be dismissed. Ruiz is accused of shooting her husband, Luis Manuel Beltran, who is a corporal stationed at Fort Bliss, after he threatened to divorce her Jan. 16 at their home in the 3000 block of Bishop Avenue on Fort Bliss, according to court ...

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  9. 101st Airborne Division's 526th Brigade Support Battalion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Clarksville Online

    ... getting briefed prior to conducting Convoy Escort Team training during Network Integration Evaluation 17.2 at Fort Bliss, Texas, July 14, 2017. (Pfc. Isaiah Scott) "Here at Fort Bliss we have an eight-kilometer live fire training course that will ...

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  10. 'Iron Soldiers' take command of Inherent Resolve land componentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... from the 1st Infantry Division, which had led it since November. Maj. Gen. Pat White, commanding general of the Fort Bliss-based "Iron Soldiers," relieved Maj. Gen. Joseph Martin, commanding general of the "Big Red One" from Fort Riley, Kan. The ...

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  11. Ex-Fort Bliss soldier who sold meth while in uniform sentenced to over 10 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    A former Fort Bliss soldier was sentenced to more than a decade in prison in South Florida after he pleaded guilty to selling methamphetamine while in his Army uniform to an undercover federal agent. Former U.S. Army Sgt.

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  12. Weapon fired at party in Army housing at Fort Bliss, several arrests madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    Several people were arrested after a fight allegedly broke out and a weapon was fired at a party held in off-post Army housing early Saturday morning, Fort Bliss officials said. "While we can confirm that shots were fired, there were no injuries," said Guy Volb, the garrison public affairs director.

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  13. Soldier from Wasilla killed while serving in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | KIMO

    The U.S. Army says an Alaskan soldier was killed by, what was described as, indirect fire while serving in Afghanistan. Fort Bliss Public Affairs specialist, Mike Brantley, says two other soldiers were also wounded in the attack but are being treated with non-life threatening injuries.

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  14. Private from Fort Bliss was killed in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Deming Headlight

    ... Alaska, was killed by what was described as indirect fire. The incident is under investigation. Private from Fort Bliss killed in Afghanistan Pfc. Hansen B. Kirkpatrick, of Wasilla, Alaska, was killed by what was described as indirect fire. The ...

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  15. US soldier from Alaska killed by indirect fire in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... died from wounds suffered in an indirect fire attack, the Pentagon said in a statement. He was deployed with the Fort Bliss-based 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division. Hundreds of soldiers and Marines ...

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  16. Garrison commander to relinquish position, take on new job at Fort BlissRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    The garrison commander at Fort Bliss will soon be changing jobs, but he won't be going too far away. Col. Mike Hester, a 49-year-old Massachusetts native, will relinquish his position leading Garrison Command at 10 a.m. Friday at the Fort Bliss museum complex, 1735 Marshall Road.

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  17. Confederate street names stir debate in ... New York City?Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... as well as Camp Beauregard. But the Army has also made changes, as it did in 2000, when it renamed a road at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas, from Forrest Road to Cassidy Road. The first name was after Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, a Civil ...

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  18. Brooklyn streets named for Confederate generals raise ireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... with the statues and monuments But the Army has also made changes, as it did in 2000, when it renamed a road at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas, from Forrest Road to Cassidy Road. New York merchants had strong ties to the southern states due to the ...

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  19. Yazzie in near perfect place with 1-37 ArmorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... Yazzie, a 43-year-old from Page, Ariz., loves being at Fort Bliss in his native Southwest, and he considers his new job as a battalion command sergeant major to be the "pinnacle assignment" of his career. Yazzie took over as the senior enlisted ...

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  20. DIVARTY leader ready to tackle deployment,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | El Paso Times

    ... said. DIVARTY's new Command Sgt. Maj. Darrell E. Walls, who comes from Fort Campbell, Ky., will remain at Fort Bliss to make sure that the rest of the DIVARTY formation stays "challenged and trained for future missions," Jarolimek said. In ...

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