Fort Bragg Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Charles Krauthammer: Bush left a winning war in Iraq; Obama lost the warRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Deming Headlight

    ... that it was a victory. Bush bequeathed to Obama a success. By whose measure? By Obama's. As he told the troops at Fort Bragg on Dec. 14, 2011, "We are leaving behind a sovereign, stable, and self-reliant Iraq, with a representative government that ...

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  2. The warrior class: Family tradition influences most enlistmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Texarkana Gazette

    Tribune News Service U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 4 Sonia Graves-Rivers holds her grandson, Alessio, next to her son Staff Sgt. Jovano Graves, and grandaughter Aysabey, age 4, in Fort Bragg, N.C. The chief warrant officer and her son are both active duty and follow in a long line of military in ... Tribune News Service Sydney Badwound, age 6, center, and Bailey Badwound, right, attend a ceremony with their mother, Stephanie Badwound, center, on the 2014 anniversary of Sept.

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  3. U.S. military, civilians are increasingly dividedRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... returned home from Afghanistan, joining his mother, Chief Warrant Officer 4 Sonia Graves-Rivers, for duty here at Fort Bragg. "My family, going way, way back, has always felt so proud to be Americans," said Graves-Rivers, who comes from a family in ...

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  4. Military bases offer families home away from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | SFGate

    ... that tend to be more isolated than the earlier constellation. Communities that cluster around the largest bases - Fort Bragg in North Carolina, Fort Campbell in Kentucky, Fort Hood in Texas, Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state and Fort ...

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  5. Bases offer families home away from home, minus civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... that tend to be more isolated than the earlier constellation. Communities that cluster around the largest bases - Fort Bragg in North Carolina, Fort Campbell in Kentucky, Fort Hood in Texas, Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state and Fort ...

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  6. Drinking water for deployed Special Forces is aim of soldier's researchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... of dumbbells and push-up handles the Ph.D. candidate uses to help stay in shape, since he still has to go to Fort Bragg to pass his physical fitness tests. Until Reyes began his doctoral studies at the Gillings School of Public Health, he was ...

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  7. Fort Bragg-based Soldier dies in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    It was late yesterday, Memorial Day, when the Department of Defense released the name of a Soldier who was killed in Afghanistan. Army Sgt.

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  8. War TornRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Christianity Today

    A power outage has caused technical difficulties, but the dim setting illuminated only by light shining through the stained glass windows seems appropriate, they say, for their purpose: "talking about soldiers who are in darkness." Major Jeff Matsler describes a bestseller at the military supply store just outside the gates of Fort Bragg, a large Army base in North Carolina.

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  9. Veterans plan own film to challenge Hollywood depictions of themRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... on the book of the same name by Luttrell depicting a fierce battle in Afghanistan in 2005. Kennedy is a former Fort Bragg Green Beret now serving in the National Guard. He's also a popular mixed martial arts fighter, competing in the Ultimate ...

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  10. Army Vet Mom Makes Bracelets From Old Uniforms To Support Military FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Switched

    ... a static line jump at Holland Drop Zone in preparation for Combined Joint Operational Access Exercise 15-01 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina on April 11, 2015. This is the largest exercise of its kind held at Fort Bragg in nearly 20 years and ...

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  11. Combined Joint Operational Access Exercise 15-01Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The United States Army

    U.S. Army and British paratroopers perform a static-line jump at Holland Drop Zone in preparation for Combined Joint Operational Access Exercise 15-01 at Fort Bragg, N.C., April 11, 2015. Combined Joint Operational Access Exercise 15-01 is an 82nd Airborne Division-led bilateral training event at Fort Bragg, N.C., taking place April 13-20, 2015.

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  12. Fort Bragg-based soldier from Florida dies in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... of Melbourne, Florida, died May 24 in a noncombat incident. Ruiz was assigned to the 3rd Special Forces Group at Fort Bragg. Maj. Allison Aguilar said Ruiz was found dead on the base where he was stationed in Bagram. Aguilar said the death is still ...

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  13. Gold Star Family member remembers husband by helping othersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The United States Army

    ... lot of people to include myself." After graduating from Johns Hopkins, Jonathan received his first assignment to Fort Bragg. Meanwhile, Grassbaugh continued her education and contemplated her future. "I really had a difficult time deciding if I ...

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  14. Mayor Joe Sack's Memorial Day RemarksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | My Rye

    ... enrolled in the Army ROTC program while at BC, and after graduation, spent time at Fort Benning, Fort Knox and Fort Bragg, en route to Saigon in 1962 as a 23-year-old advisor to the Army of the Republic of Vietnam. Martin was the sole American ...

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  15. Fall of Iraq began in 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... until the end of time. Bush bequeathed to Obama a success. By whose measure? By Obama's. As he told the troops at Fort Bragg on Dec. 14, 2011, "We are leaving behind a sovereign, stable, and self-reliant Iraq, with a representative government that ...

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  16. Band of sisters on Special Ops battlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | CNN

    ... swiftly raised their hands to be part of this special operations pilot program. More than 100 women arrived at Fort Bragg for what became known as "100 Hours of Hell," the week-long selection process designed to find women who could keep up and ...

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  17. Vietnam veteran recalls 'Hamburger Hill' battleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... American losses during the 10-day battle totaled 72 killed in action and 372 wounded. Blankenship first went to Fort Bragg for basic training and then to "Tiger Land," which was the name given to Fort Polk in Louisiana. A section of Fort Polk is ...

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  18. Honoring a sacred vow to bring everyone homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... would-be rescuers returned the next day, neither man was found. U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Roger C. Hallberg, at Fort Bragg in North Carolina. Hallberg is a Palo Alto High School graduate who disappeared in 1967 in Vietnam. Photo provided by Bruce ...

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  19. Generation Wanes, But Writings Of Jesse Harrison Of Rocky Hill Capture World War II ExploitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... Troop Carrier Group, as the nation began preparing for the invasion of Nazi-occupied Europe. At Pope Field, in Fort Bragg in North Carolina, the squadron began parachute jump training. Harrison was dispatched to Hartford to test the Army's new CG-4A ...

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  20. You want hypotheticals? Here's oneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... that it was a victory. Bush bequeathed to Obama a success. By whose measure? By Obama's. As he told the troops at Fort Bragg on Dec. 14, 2011, "We are leaving behind a sovereign, stable and self-reliant Iraq, with a representative government that ...

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