Fort Sill Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Organizers need 420 packagesRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    ... were not disclosed due to security risks, Clare said. All items collected by Operation S.O.S will be sent to Fort Sill, Okla., where soldiers in the 3rd Battalion 2nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment will be stationed after returning home from an ...

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  2. Alpine High School bouncing back following tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | KSWO

    ... Cubs 1-0 Friday night for a 2-1 lead. For the sixth year in a row, the Singaporean Army and Air Force returned to Fort Sill for "Operation Daring Warrior". For the sixth year in a row, the Singaporean Army and Air Force returned to Fort Sill for ...

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  3. Fort Sill Soldiers, Singaporean armed forces train togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | KSWO

    For the sixth year in a row, the Singaporean Army and Air Force returned to Fort Sill for "Operation Daring Warrior". This is a month long-joint training exercise between Fort Sill's 75th Field Artillery Brigade, and units from Singapore.

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  4. Former Fort Sill commander died by suicide, Army confirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... Rossi, 55, was found dead on July 31 at Redstone Arsenal, an Army installation near Huntsville, Ala. Rossi left Fort Sill in July to head up the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command at Redstone Arsenal. Officials there said Rossi arrived on ...

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  5. General's death casts light on rare suicides of older troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Redstone Arsenal in Alabama. Since 2014, he was the commanding general for the Army Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill in Oklahoma. "Maj. Gen. Rossi was a respected leader, valiant warrior and trusted friend who gave more than 33 years of ...

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  6. General with Bliss ties is most senior Army officer to kill selfRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | El Paso Times

    ... the investigation. He held up a card from his wallet with photos of 10 soldiers who had died under his command at Fort Sill, Okla. Four of them had committed suicide. Rossi led off the event by reading the reports of recent suicide attempts to the ...

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  7. Army says former Ft. Sill commander committed suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... and assume command of Army Space and Missile Defense Command. Rossi had previously served as the commander of Fort Sill in Lawton. Suicide has been a major problem in the military in recent years, rarely affecting officers as high ranking as Rossi. ...

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  8. 2-star general's July death was suicide, says ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    "This is a tremendous loss for the Rossi family and, indeed, our entire Army family," an Army spokesman said in an email statement. Rossi, the former commanding general at Fort Sill, Okla., died Sunday July 31, at Redstone Arsenal, an Army installation near Huntsville, Ala., officials at the post said.

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  9. Army general's death ruled a suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | USA Today

    ... announce the cause. He held up a card from his wallet with photos of 10 soldiers who had died under his command at Fort Sill, Okla. Four of them had committed suicide. Rossi led off the event by reading the reports of recent suicide attempts to the ...

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  10. Fort Riley, Kansas-based brigade begins 9-month rotation in South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... 18th Field Artillery Regiment also replaced the 3rd battalion, 13th Field Artillery Regiment, both stationed at Fort Sill, Okla. The multiple-launch rocket system battalion is part of the 210th Field Artillery Brigade, which is the first line of ...

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  11. Galen W. Miley, 92, Ephrata grad, WWII vet, Sperry New Holland GM, great storytellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | The Ephrata Review

    ... marriage. Galen proudly served his country in the U.S. Army as a member of "The Greatest Generation," stationed at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla., during World War II. Galen was a leader, servant, teacher, and life-long learner. He served in many ...

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  12. Continue reading How the border threat became standard political tropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    ... lands. The descendants of the Chiricahua POWs now live on the Mescalero Apache reservation in New Mexico and in Fort Sill, Okla. The line also separated the slave plantations of Texas from a potential haven for fugitive slaves across the border. Not ...

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  13. Bobby Joe HumphreyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Sequoyah County Times

    ... Chapel of Forever Memories Funeral Services of Sallisaw. Burial will follow with full military honors provided by Fort Sill Military Honor Guard to follow in AkinsCemetery. Casketbearers will be Gwynn Humphrey, Gary Humphrey, Zachary Ferguson, ...

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  14. Russell L. MosherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    ... for 25 years. He was a veteran of the Army, serving in the Korean War, and as an artillery instructor at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. He actively was involved in his church, St. Paul Lutheran Church in Dixon, Dixon Evening Lions Club, Shady Oaks Country ...

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  15. Alton native graduates from Army Basic Combat Training in Fort Sill, OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | RiverBender.com

    PV2 Jacob B Maynard, of Alton, Illinois, graduated from Army Basic Combat Training on Friday, September 14th at Fort Sill, OK. PV2 Maynard was sworn into the US Army July 6th at the St. Louis Military Entrance Processing Center .

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  16. Army Racing to Catch Up to Russia On Battle DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Government Executive

    ... still. A little more than a year ago, the Army began what it calls the Maneuver Fires Integration Experiment at Fort Sill in Oklahoma to speed next-generation anti-drone technology to soldiers. "What we found is we can use existing capabilities in a ...

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  17. U.S. Army Racing to Catch Up to Russia On Battle DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Government Executive

    ... still. A little more than a year ago, the Army began what they call the Maneuver Fires Integration Experiment at Fort Sill in Oklahoma to speed next-generation anti-drone technology to soldiers. "What we found is we can use existing capabilities in ...

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  18. Cameron University Wind Band to take the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | KSWO

    ... of Bands and Low Brass. "We are also very pleased to welcome guest musicians from the 77th U.S. Army Band at Fort Sill for this concert." The Cameron University Wind Band will perform Clifton Williams' "Academic Processional," composed in 1960; ...

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  19. Oklahoma licenses no longer accepted for access on military basesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | KSWO

    Oklahoma licenses no longer accepted for access on military base - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - Oklahomans know you need a passport to visit a foreign country, but in just a few days, you may need one to get on Fort Sill.

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  20. Heroes of Texoma: Man served country and now serves communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... into the military I got married and I had a child coming," veteran Arlandus Brown, Jr. said. He was stationed at Fort Sill for three years and spent one year in Korea. That experience in another country made his appreciate the freedoms he and his ...

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