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  1. Face of Defense: Army mom surprises daughters with early returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | The United States Army

    ... er said, she plans to head back to Fort Riley, Kansas, where she is stationed, but she hopes to have orders cut for Fort Lee soon. The Prekkers agreed it's hard being apart, but the time they are together is quality time.

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  2. Face of Defense: Army Mom Surprises Daughters With Early ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... ave, Prekker plans to head back to Fort Riley, Kansas, where she is stationed, but she hopes to have orders cut for Fort Lee soon.

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  3. 'I love daddy!' Army dad surprises children at daycareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    The soldier, based at Fort Lee near Petersburg, heard those words Tuesday afternoon when he surprised his children at daycare. "They knew daddy would be home sometime after Christmas, but they did not know necessarily when," Brian's wife Maureen said.

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  4. Man fatally shot in Eagan by guard also worked for security firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... and most recently with the 367th Engineer Battalion in St. Cloud. He had served at Fort Jackson in South Carolina, Fort Lee in Virginia and risen to the rank of logistical specialist, according to his service records. When not serving in the army, ...

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  5. Face of Defense: Sibling Soldiers Start Tradition of ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Pennsylvania Army National Guardsmen, pose in front of a Stryker armored fighting vehicle at the Ordnance School at Fort Lee, Va., Nov. 17, 2016. Sam graduated from the 17-week course Nov. 22, while Jennifer is scheduled to complete the course in ...

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  6. This day in historyRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2016 | The Inyo Register

    ... the War of Jenkins' Ear. 1776 - American Revolutionary War: British forces land at the Palisades and then attack Fort Lee. The Continental Army starts to retreat across New Jersey. 1789 - New Jersey becomes the first U.S. state to ratify the Bill of ...

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  7. Face of Defense: 1st Lt. Shipmon has some unfinished businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | The United States Army

    FORT LEE, Va. -- For Army 1st Lt. Amber Shipmon, an assignment to Fort Lee, Virginia, was not just a return to the familiar, but an opportunity to continue some unfinished business.

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  8. Face of Defense: Army Officer Supports Fort Lee CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    For Army 1st Lt. Amber Shipmon, an assignment to Fort Lee, Virginia, was not just a return to the familiar, but an opportunity to continue some unfinished business.

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  9. Welcome home! Fort Lee soldiers return from 6-month deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    The soldiers from two of the Army`s 111th Quartermaster Company said they are glad to be back on U.S. soil. Lt. Philip Brown said his daughter was just two months old when he left.

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  10. Varnville soldier to be named commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | Hampton County Guardian

    CPT Tiffiny M. Watkins, the daughter of the late Vivian Fennell McQuire and Delano McQuire of Varnville, SC, enlisted in the South Carolina Army National Guard in May of 2000. She completed Basic Combat Training at Fort Lenard Wood, MO, and Advanced Individual Training as a Supply Specialist at Fort Lee in Petersburg, VA.

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  11. Veteran Employment Transition Summit: - prepare for separation as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | DC Military

    ... purpose and structure? These are things that employers are desperate to find." Army Maj. Jas Boothe, stationed at Fort Lee, and also the founder of the nonprofit Final Salute, Inc., stressed the importance of traditional networking. "It's not all a ...

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  12. FMWR Council wraps 2016 schedule, seeks engagement from military spousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | DC Military

    ... for Single Soldiers (BOSS) Program is hosting a paintball tournament with Forts Belvoir and Lee Nov. 19 at Fort Lee. BOSS also is hosting two trips to New York City Dec. 3 and Dec. 17. Call Sean Urban, BOSS adviser, at 703-696-3469/70 to learn more. ...

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  13. Steadfast SoldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | The Kingstree News

    Cinqwetta Cox successfully completed and graduated Basic Combat Training and reported to Fort Lee, Virginia, for AIT for her MOS training. Cox is one of few that have chosen a MOS that was recently opened to females in the military as a 91P-Artillery Mechanic, working on the M109A6 guns.

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  14. 'I still feel like I'm dreaming' Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | The Star Online

    ... in front of a sitting President. But Brown found herself doing just that at a presidential town hall meeting in Fort Lee, Virginia on Sept. 27. The 2002 Crest High School graduate was selected to attend President Barack Obama's town hall meeting in ...

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  15. Afghan military student AWOL from Fort Lee; 1 of 7 missing from postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | WTVR Richmond

    The seven were taking part in the international military student program and were stationed at five different Army posts across the country. He wasn't the only one to be listed as AWOL that weekend.

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  16. Obama thanks troops, pledges country will honor debt to those who serveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    President Barack Obama greets a throng of Fort Lee community members during his visit to the Sustainment Center of Excellence Sept. 28, 2016.

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  17. Veteran springs into action after car catches fire at Ft. Lee gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | NBC12

    A car goes up in flames at the Fort Lee gas station and a veteran jumped into action to help avoid the unthinkable at the busy business. "I was not thinking.

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  18. Why Obama won't say 'Islamic terrorism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | CNN

    ... Marine Cpl. Brandon Rumbaugh, who lost both of his legs in Afghanistan. Obama listens to a member of the audience. Fort Lee is home to the U.S. Army's Combined Arms Support Command. Col. Adam Butler, Fort Lee's garrison commander, has served in the ...

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  19. Obama: You may a disagreea with Colin Kaepernick, but he has right to protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... people's rights to have a different opinion." The town hall, moderated by the network's Jake Tapper, took place at Fort Lee, an Army base in Virginia, and the president was asked a variety of questions about his handling of military issues . At one ...

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  20. Obama faces tough questions from military, veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... do. President Obama saluted 98-year-old WWII veteran Staff Sgt. Millie Dunn Veasey during the CNN Town Hall held in Fort Lee.

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