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  1. WWII vet sues Hawaii for not allowing his wife to live with himRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    ... a bell in the city of Pisa, Italy, where he served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II. FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii - A 95-year-old World War II veteran of the famed Japanese-American 442nd Regimental Combat Team is suing the state of ...

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  2. First Army Division East changes command Tuesday on Brooks FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Turret

    ... to Maj. Gen. Brian McKiernan. McCaffrey previously served as deputy commanding general, U.S. Army Pacific, at Fort Shafter, Hawaii. McKiernan, a field artillery officer, heads west to become the new commanding general for the Fires Center of ...

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  3. Eni meets new cmdr Pacific CommandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Samoa News

    Congressman Faleomavaega and Lieutenant General Vincent K. Brooks, incoming commander at Fort Shafter in Oahu, Hawai'i, headquarters of U.S. Army Pacific , the army component unit of the United States Pacific Command with jurisdiction over Hawai'i, Alaska, the Pacific Ocean, South Korea and Japan. [courtesy photo] Washington, D.C .

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  4. First Army Division East changing command TuesdayRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Turret

    Maj. Gen. Todd McCaffrey assumes command from Maj. Gen. Brian McKiernan. McCaffrey previously served as deputy commanding general-south, U.S. Army Pacific, at Fort Shafter, Hawaii.

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  5. Army officer taking over special ops in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Brig. Gen. Bryan Fenton, assistant chief of staff at U.S. Army Pacific, headquartered at Fort Shafter, has been selected as commander of Special Operations Command Pacific.

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  6. 3 soldiers from Hawaii join Army ROTC Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | Stars and Stripes

    ... months ago to lead the Army Cadet Command. Previously, Hughes served as chief of staff for U.S. Army Pacific at Fort Shafter. James Gabriel was 24 years old when he and Sgt. Wayne Marchand were executed by Viet Cong sympathizers on April 8, 1962, ...

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  7. Pacific Pathways training evolves by sending Asian troops to USRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Regiment during Operation Hamel 15, part of Pacific Pathways 2015, near Rockhampton, Australia, July 9, 2015. FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii - Now in its third year, the Army's Pacific Pathways will employ a "reverse" strategy for this summer's training, ...

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  8. Rear Adm. Kilrain promoted to special ops commander for NATO in BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Kilrain's replacement will be Brig. Gen. Bryan P. Fenton, assistant chief of staff of U.S. Army Pacific at Fort Shafter. The Pacific Command's special warfare operations was established in 1965 on Okinawa as the Special Operations Center to provide ...

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  9. Kilrain promoted to special ops commander for NATO in BelgiumRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... Kilrain's replacement will be Brig. Gen. Bryan P. Fenton, assistant chief of staff of U.S. Army Pacific at Fort Shafter. The Pacific Command's special warfare operations was established in 1965 on Okinawa as the Special Operations Center to provide ...

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  10. Cadet Command and Fort Knox welcome new commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Turret

    ... general/chief of staff of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command. Hughes comes to Fort Knox from Fort Shafter, Hawaii, where he most recently served as the chief of staff for U.S. Army Pacific Command. Combs is heading to Peterson Air Force ...

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  11. Enforcing the law of 'Aloha'Read the original story

    May 26, 2016 | The United States Army

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii -- Aloha. The roots of this genial word burrow far below the loose layer of introductory phrases.

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  12. PACOM chief urges Pacific Army to become masters of cross-domain warfareRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... establish Fort HIMARS, which he describes as a highly mobile, networked, lethal weapons system with long reach. FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii - The admiral who heads U.S. Pacific Command urged the theater's Army leaders Wednesday to help deal with new and ...

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  13. Leadership change at Fort KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Hughes comes to Fort Knox from Fort Shafter, Hawaii where he was chief of staff for the Army Pacific Command.

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  14. Retired USFK head: North Korea collapse may happen soonerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... left, 8th Army commander in South Korea, and Dr. Jack Midgley, director of Asia Pacific Defense Consulting. FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii - Instability within North Korea will lead to its collapse "sooner than many of us think," a former U.S. Forces Korea ...

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  15. Command Sgt. Maj. Flournoy expresses regret for issues that sparked social media uproarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Flournoy. Binford is counseling Flournoy concerning infractions of regulations on wardrobe and grooming. FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii - A command sergeant major whose out-of-regulation hairstyles, makeup and clothing sparked a firestorm of social media ...

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  16. Change of command Wednesday at US Army PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Aug. 2, 2012 during a press conference at Madigan Army Healthcare System. The head of U.S. Army Pacific at Fort Shafter, a command that covers half the globe, will turn over the job to Lt. Gen. Robert Brown on Wednesday. Gen. Vince Brooks, who is ...

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  17. Change of command Wednesday at U.S. Army PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... of Land Warfare Aviation Hot Topics seminar in Arlington, Va., Jan. 29, 2015. The head of U.S. Army Pacific at Fort Shafter, a command that covers half the globe, will turn over the job to Lt. Gen. Robert Brown on Wednesday. Gen. Vince Brooks, who ...

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  18. Senate confirms new leader of Army's Pacific commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Kansas, had his 4-star promotion to full general confirmed on Thursday. Brown's new assignment will take him to Fort Shafter in Hawaii. Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, commanding general of Fort Leavenworth in Kansas, will be the next leader of all Army ...

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  19. Outgoing staff college commander gets 4th star, assignment to HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Kansas, had his 4-star promotion to full general confirmed on Thursday. Brown's new assignment will take him to Fort Shafter in Hawaii. Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, former commander of the Maneuver Center of Excellence at Fort Benning, was confirmed by ...

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  20. Former Benning commander gets 4th star, assignment to HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... general. Brown was reassigned to his new position as commanding general of the United States Army Pacific at Fort Shafter, Hawaii, according to the Combined Arms Center website. Brown, 57, had served as commander of the Combined Arms Center since ...

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