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  1. Letters from Readers - April 2015 Civil War TimesRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | HistoryNet

    In the February 2015 "Image & Insight," it was good to stop and visit the image of Fort Richardson in the defenses of Washington . The small tents that you see are coverings for a pyramid of canister shot, designed to keep the canister rounds dry.

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  2. Melvin BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Chaffee County Times

    ... they farmed with horses. He joined the Army in 1950 and for 3 years he was stationed in Fort Riley, Kan. and Fort Richardson in Alaska. He attained the rank of corporal. In 1951 he married Lula May Corbett in Osborne, Kan. Ten children were born ...

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  3. Griffiths' Army vehicles move himRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | The Review

    ... a troop ship to Alaska in the days before it was a state. There, he served in a machine gun platoon-first at Fort Richardson near Anchorage and then at Ladd Field in Fairbanks. Griffiths learned the ways of arctic warfare in temperatures as low as ...

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  4. 2016 Veterans Day observances in Anchorage, Mat-SuRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson at 10:30 a.m. Friday. There will be open base access at the Arctic Valley-Fort Richardson gate. The ceremony is to honor the women and men who have served in the armed forces. The event will also include the ...

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  5. Independent Senate candidate visits Haines: 'I'm all work, no party'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... later commissioned as an Army Reserve officer, which brought her to the 49th state - Stock was stationed at Fort Richardson. "By the end of it two things had happened, I fell in love with Alaska and I had fallen in love with an Alaskan," she said. ...

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  6. Obituary: Thomas Eustace Steimer / Westinghouse executive who was an orderly family manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Duquesne University. Upon graduation, he was commissioned as an officer in the Army and served two years at Fort Richardson in Alaska. "We had two boys born in Alaska before it was a state," Mrs. Steimer said. "And it's such a beautiful place. But ...

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  7. Margaret Stock visits Homer in race against MurkowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Homer News

    ... After graduating from Harvard, she volunteered for active military service in Alaska. After serving at Fort Richardson, she was released from the Army to return to Harvard to pursue degrees from the Law School and the Kennedy School of Government ...

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  8. Wayne Nelson HitchingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | The News-Review

    ... before joining the US Army during the Vietnam War era. He was based in New York City, NY, and later at Fort Richardson in Anchorage, AK, where he was a missile tracking operator. Enthralled with the incredible beauty of Alaska's natural resources, ...

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  9. Vladimir Putin to move nukes 50 miles from US border stoking second cold war fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Daily Star

    ... The US army has several major military units in Alaska, including the 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team in Fort Richardson and the USARAK Aviation Task Force at Fort Wainwright. Ishchenko said: "If we suppose that alongside the coastal defense ...

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  10. Soldier serves two tours in Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Brunswick News

    ... then, expectedly, he gave him a hard shove out of the plane. After his training, Roberson was stationed in Fort Richardson with an Airborne unit. He deployed to Afghanistan for a 15-month tour of duty, where his unit's job was to search for Al Qaeda ...

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  11. Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016Read the original story

    Aug 24, 2016 | KSKA

    ... afternoon, as more than 450 Airborne Army paratroopers participated in a Joint Forcible Entry Exercise at Fort Richardson While trawling the floor of the Bering sea and the Aleutian region, scientists have discovered several new species of fish - ...

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  12. Independent candidate Stock running for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... was able to attend college, and enlisted in the ROTC, later serving active duty in the military police at Fort Richardson in Alaska. Following her Army service, Stock earned her law degree at Harvard, and then worked as a private attorney in ...

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  13. Reinbold triggers investigation over Beyonce imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Eagle River District 14 Rep. Lora Reinbold set off a Facebook firestorm and a military investigation over the weekend after a member of the public reported she chastised a service member at Fort Richardson over an image of Beyonce on a cell phone. File photos by Associated Press Eagle River District 14 Rep. Lora Reinbold set off a Facebook firestorm and a military investigation over the weekend after a member of the public reported she chastised a service member at Fort Richardson over an image of Beyonce on a cell phone.

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  14. U.S Senate candidate Margaret Stock running as independentRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... transferring to Harvard to study government. She came to Alaska in 1985 as a military police officer at Fort Richardson. After graduate studies at Harvard and teaching constitutional and national security law at West Point U.S. Military Academy from ...

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  15. 2016 schedule for Arctic Thunder featuring the Blue AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... - Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson opens its gates to the public. Enter at either the Boniface Parkway or Fort Richardson gates only. Motor homes and RVs are prohibited. Parking is free. 12 p.m. - Afternoon events include a presentation on the ...

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  16. Airmen and motorcyclists come out to honor Fred 'Bulldog' BeckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... On Friday, more than 400 airmen lined the roadways as Becker's ashes were driven from the JBER gate to Fort Richardson National Cemetery, a salute several airmen said was very rare and a tribute to someone who always looked out for them. Chuck ...

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  17. Airmen and motorcyclists come out to honor Fred 'Bulldog' BeckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... archive 2008) , more than 400 airmen lined the roadways as Becker's ashes were driven from the JBER gate to Fort Richardson National Cemetery, a salute several airmen said was very rare and a tribute to someone who always looked out for them. Chuck ...

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  18. Roth joins father's dentistry practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... aining at the United States Airborne School in Fort Benning. He then served as the brigade dental surgeon at Fort Richardson in Anchorage Alaska.

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  19. Looking Back: June 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The presidential commission on military base closings began trimming its hit list today, voting to spare Fort Richardson in Anchorage, three Air Force bases and another Army post.

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  20. Bootcamp planned to encourage recyclingRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... We were doing really well with it." Ingram has served in the U.S. Army for three years and is stationed at Fort Richardson in Anchorage, Alaska. Porter discussed the idea with her son and he offered to do a bootcamp-style program while he was in ...

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