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  1. Leominster PD patch found ... in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... England pride when I saw it," Tobin said, adding that he was familiar with Leominster after training at nearby Fort Devens. "It was overwhelming thinking of the other men and women from Massachusetts (who) served here before me. (It) just hit me ...

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  2. Found: A Leominster PD sleeve patch...in Afghanistan by U.S. service memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... England pride when I saw it," Tobin said, adding that he was familiar with Leominster after training at nearby Fort Devens. "It was overwhelming thinking of the other men and women from Massachusetts (who) served here before me. (It) just hit me ...

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  3. Devens to host 'Voices of WWII'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    "Voices from the Second World War" is the title of Fort Devens Museum's program beginning Saturday, Feb. 18, at 1 p.m., at 94 Jackson Road. Expect to hear readings from interviews of local WWII veterans and from letters written from the homefront by a mother to son in the U.S. Army overseas.

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  4. Compounder, Color Concentrate House Turns 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Plastics Technology

    ... during the Hungarian revolution in 1956. He joined the U.S. Army in Italy and was eventually stationed at Fort Devens in Ayer, Mass. in 1960. Kozma got his start in the plastics industry at Foster Grant working in the color lab and gaining knowledge ...

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  5. 50th Anniversary: Chance meeting leads to decades of love, culture changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Linda were married in front of a handful of friends, and Charles' mother was in attendance at the chapel on the Fort Devens Army base on Jan. 19. Charles, who like his father, was enlisted in the Army and granted a 24-hour leave for the occasion. ...

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  6. Former sailor seeks pardon in submarine photos caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2013 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to his misconduct." Saucier is nearly three months into his 12-month sentence at the Federal Medical Center at Fort Devens in western Massachusetts. Addicott, who recently visited Saucier in prison, said his client was remaining strong, and noted ...

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  7. Former sailor seeks pardon in submarine photos caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Day

    ... to his misconduct." Saucier is nearly three months into his 12-month sentence at the Federal Medical Center at Fort Devens in western Massachusetts. Addicott, who recently visited Saucier in prison, said his client was remaining strong, and noted ...

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  8. World War II veteran's family to receive replica medals after originals were stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Medal and the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Campaign Ribbon. He was discharged from the military at Fort Devens in Massachusetts, and worked in civilian life as an engine lathe operator. Sylvia, who was 92 when he died, was also a Mason, ...

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  9. Thanks for your service, but ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

    ... from 2012-13. He left active duty in 2015 and is now in the Army Reserve, a cybersupport team squad leader at Fort Devens in Massachusetts, and also works as a cybersecurity specialist for BAE SysA tems. In November 2015, while performing push-ups ...

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  10. Army family wins battle for coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... from 2012-13. He left active duty in 2015 and is now in the Army Reserve, a cyber-support team squad leader at Fort Devens in Massachusetts, and also works as a cybersecurity specialist for BAE Systems. In November 2015, during a drill weekend and ...

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  11. Fort Devens Museum hosts several Veterans Day eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    Fort Devens Museum celebrates Veterans Day on Saturday, Nov. 12, with three special presentations focused on veterans and military history. Kicking off the programs at 10:30 a.m. is Alan S. Manoian, director of community and economic development for the town of Ayer.

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  12. Veterans Day events planned for Townsend, Shirley, DevensRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2016 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... to respectfully dispose of tattered, torn or faded flags should find this ceremony very meaningful. DEVENS -- Fort Devens Museum celebrates Veterans Day on Saturday, Nov. 12, with three special presentations focused on veterans and military history. ...

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  13. "The times they are a'changing" - TTGRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005

    ... female member in 10th SFG(A). We were standing on the tarmac going through the manifest call for a night jump at Fort Devens. As our last names were called, we'd respond with a resounding "Here." All of a sudden, we heard a high pitched "Here" and ...

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  14. Army reverses itself; will provide line-of-duty coverage for N.H. vetRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Capt. Shane Morgan, 43, an Army veteran of the war in Afghanistan who is now in the Reserve, suffered a heart attack during a drill weekend at Fort Devens in Massachusetts last November. He and his wife, Jaime, have been battling ever since to get the Army to cover his medical expenses.

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  15. Army reverses itself; will provide line-of-duty coverage for Milford vetRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | UnionLeader.com

    ... veteran of the war in Afghanistan who is now in the Reserve, suffered a heart attack during a drill weekend at Fort Devens in Massachusetts last November. He and his wife, Jaime, have been battling ever since to get the Army to cover his medical ...

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  16. Fort Devens Museum to host open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The Fort Devens Museum, 94 Jackson Road, will host its annual open house from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12. Buffalo Soldiers Heritage, Inc., will present an exhibit of art prints depicting African American soldiers. Group members wearing the 1866 US Army uniforms representing the 9th and 10th Calvary Regiments will be available to discuss history from the Colonial wars to modern day.

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  17. Military family facing huge bill after Army Reserve denies coverage A ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | WFTV Orlando

    ... so that we may deliver news, weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. FORT DEVENS, Mass. - A military family is facing a giant medical bill after the Army Reserve decided not to cover it. U.S. Army Reserve ...

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  18. Milford soldier battling red tape, medical bills after heart attackRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2016 | UnionLeader.com

    ... and his wife, Jaime, have been battling red tape ever since he suffered a heart attack during a drill weekend at Fort Devens in Massachusetts last November. Last week, the Morgans learned that the Army had determined his heart attack was not a ...

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  19. Army seeks to halt Devens arsenic cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    When the Fort Devens military base closed in 1996, the Army left behind an unwanted legacy of toxic waste -- enough to earn a Superfund designation. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency identified 324 potential areas of contamination on the land carved out of three towns -- Ayer, Harvard and Shirley.

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  20. New refrain for Vietnam vets in Lowell: Welcome homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    ... other men for safety. Dussault did two tours in Vietnam as an Army medic with the 196th Light Infantry. He left Fort Devens in 1966 for Vietnam, returning in 1967. He went back in 1969, returning in 1970. He is also a Korean War vet and retired ...

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