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  1. 11 Things You Might Not Know About Legionnaires' DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Phillymag.com

    ... was a CIA experiment of some sort; that it was an outbreak of swine flu, which earlier that year had broken out at Fort Dix in New Jersey. Helping to drive these theories were cases of the illness in people who hadn't attended the convention but had ...

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  2. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Alan DawsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | All About Jazz

    ... in Roxbury, MA. Serving in the Army for Korean War duty, Dawson played with the Army Dance Band while stationed at Fort Dix from 1951-1953. During his tenure, Alan explored the post-bop era by performing with pianist Sabby Lewis. After being ...

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  3. Philly trans vets speak out on military inclusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... Army National Guard in December 2004. She found more opportunity to serve and worked on data analysis largely at Fort Dix in Trenton, N.J. She developed stronger relationships with her colleagues and found them more accepting. A stress breakdown, ...

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  4. Former Ramsey resident Adelaide Loretta (Garlinger) Pritchard, 93, died May 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | NorthJersey.com

    She was born Sept. 7, 1922, in New York, N.Y., and grew up in River Edge. She went to Holy Name Nursing School in Hackensack, and upon graduation in 1942, she enlisted in the U.S. Army Nursing Corps and trained at Fort Dix.

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  5. Jersey girl's salute to military opens Thursdays on the GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    ... also in the Army back in the day, before becoming a professional drummer. And one of her husband's platoon mates at Fort Dix, who happened to have Nashville connections, told this Jersey girl that she has "a lot of twang in her voice." So when ...

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  6. 9 diseases that caused fear in New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | NJ.com

    ... in New Jersey . More than three decades before the 2009 global flu pandemic, a strain of swine flu broke out in Fort Dix in 1976. One army recruit died after developing pneumonia and several others fell ill. Eventually, 40 million Americans received ...

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  7. 428th Engineer Company returns homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | WAOW

    ... to return a few days earlier, but they were delayed by Hurricane Irene. They've spent the last couple days at Fort Dix in New Jersey waiting out the storm. The 428th is made up of around 120 soldiers from around the state and the Midwest. The group ...

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  8. He served NJ, and his country: Remembering Maj. Dwayne KelleyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... Feb. 25, 1988, as a graduate of the 110th State Police Class. His early police career took him to the Wilburtha and Fort Dix Stations before being assigned to New Brunswick Station in 1989. At times, he served at the Moorestown and Newark Stations ...

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  9. New York, Normandy, now Burlington: Veteran retires to Alamance CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Burlington Times News

    ... of Normandy, France. He was drafted into the Army in 1943. He trained at Camp Croft in South Carolina and at Fort Dix in New Jersey. He was part of the 116th regiment, 29th division. He spent Christmas 1943 sailing from the United States to England. ...

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  10. To honor a fallen comradeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Times News

    ... into the Army in 1968. He met Skomski, who was from Chektowago, a small town outside of Buffalo, New York, at Fort Dix in New Jersey. Skomski had been studying to become an electrician and was married at the time. From Fort Dix, both young men moved ...

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  11. Remembering valiant heroesRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    ... as a cavalry scout after his graduation from Omaha North High School in 2009. He went through basic training at Fort Dix, Kentucky and was inducted into the US Army in February 2010. Stationed with the 1st Squadron 71st Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade ...

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  12. Column: 'A good day to fly' stirs memories of my father's warRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... training, his father died. He was sent home for three days and reassigned to a different group when he got back to Fort Dix; he always believed he owed his survival to that reassignment. There was no reason for this belief, and yet it remained ...

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  13. Gina Barreca: 'A good day to fly' stirs memories of my father's warRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... training, his father died. He was sent home for three days and reassigned to a different group when he got back to Fort Dix; he always believed he owed his survival to that reassignment. There was no reason for this belief, and yet it remained ...

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  14. 'A good day to fly' stirs memories of my father's warRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... training, his father died. He was sent home for three days and reassigned to a different group when he got back to Fort Dix; he always believed he owed his survival to that reassignment. There was no reason for this belief, and yet it remained ...

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  15. Two-star general takes Army message back homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | WAAY

    ... its inception, more than 650,000 officers have commissioned through Army ROTC. Daly, along with eight Soldiers from Fort Dix and Fort Lee, Virginia traveled to Newark Technical School for a visit with nearly 70 high school juniors and seniors. The ...

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  16. Veterans anti-discrimination measure sails through HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... eligibility for public housing. Speaking on the House floor, Parisella, a major in the Army Reserves who trained at Fort Dix last week, boasted of the Legislature's past veterans benefits bills, the Valor Act and Valor Act II, and recalled that a ...

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  17. N.J. soldier surprises his children at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Jersey Journal

    ... resident Harrington Henry - a sergeant major with the U.S. Army's 77th Sustainment Brigade stationed out of Fort Dix - as he received three of the biggest, most emotional hugs imaginable. Those hugs came from his three children as he surprised them ...

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  18. Baldwinsville man leaves entire $750,000 estate to charityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    ... that he served in the Army, according to neighbors, and a photo found in his belongings confirmed he trained at Fort Dix Reception Center in 1957, the Central New York Community Foundation said. Baldwinsville, N.Y. -- Donald Ryder was described by ...

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  19. Weddings: 20 minutes before the ceremony, the power went outRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... both military. Though her civilian clothes didn't give it away, Talisha is an engineer in the Army, stationed at Fort Dix since March 2014. Tim, who was headed to his plant operator job at the University of Pennsylvania after lunch, had served 27 ...

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  20. Kirkwood woman 'lived her life without limits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... out in the same group of friends. But after high school, Jack was drafted into the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort Dix in New Jersey. Although they were apart much of the time, Joan said every weekend Jack would hitchhike home to see Jean, and ...

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