Fort Sill Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Sequim woman training for U.S. Army combat artillery roleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... would be exciting" to participate in military operations in a combat zone, Stone said recently over the phone from Fort Sill, Okla. Stone, daughter of Eric and Tracy Hagberg of Sequim, graduated from Army basic training March 23 and currently is ...

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  2. War forged friendship between baseball's Joe Garagiola and Tampa Tribune's Tom McEwenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... "in absentia" from the University of Florida with a degree in journalism. He trained for a tank battalion at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. The superior German tanks were devastating American tanks in France, and McEwen was a tank platoon leader expecting ...

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  3. Fort Sill names Drill Sergeant of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | KSWO

    ... by than a competition with your peers. To me that's the bottom line." Last year's Drill Sergeant of the Year for Fort Sill, Drill Sergeant Franco Peralta, will help Randall prepare for the competition. Sergeant Randall has been in the army for ...

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  4. 22 women approved to commission as Infantry and Armor officersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | WAAY

    Photo Credit: Marie BerbereaPfc. Brittany Smith, with A Battery, 1st Battalion, 78th Field Artillery, unhooks a Multiple Launch Rocket System ammunition pod, on Fort Sill, Okla.

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  5. After long road, vet set to graduate from PSU YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | York Dispatch

    ... Army. Watkins was deployed four times, once to Iraq, once to Afghanistan, once to Kuwait and once in the U.S. at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. He medically retired in July 2013. During his time served, Watkins suffered brain injuries and many doctors told ...

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  6. Americos visit Pro Wrestling Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... are now using the phone to gain access your computer. The Army has announced the Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill Commanding General, will become the next Commanding General of U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Army Forces ...

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  7. Fort Sill Commanding Gen. moving ALRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KAUZ

    The Army has announced the Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill Commanding General, will become the next Commanding General of U.S. Maj.

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  8. Outgoing Fort Sill commander to head up Army missile defense commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    The outgoing commanding general at Fort Sill and the Fires Center of Excellence will head up the U.S. Army's missile defense command, Fort Sill officials announced Friday. Maj. Gen.

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  9. Military 57 mins ago 11:06 p.m.Service & Sacrifice: Tennessee graduate to military pioneerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... She moved from basic training into officer candidate school and is now settling into her field artillery unit at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. "We coordinate safety for firing. We you are shooting the guns to make sure they are going where you want them ...

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  10. Army Experiments On Providing 'Unlimited Magazine' to 2025 SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | DefenceTalk News

    A railgun sits, April 19, on a Fort Sill training area, part of the Maneuver Fires Integration Experiment 2016 which includes targeting software and laser systems. A swarm of experts from across the nation assembled for a two-week experiment at Fort Sill trying out systems with the potential to provide service members with unlimited weapons capabilities.

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  11. Drill sergeants compete to prove they're the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | KSWO

    The best of the best, when it comes to drill sergeants, are vying for the coveted title of Fort Sill's Drill Sergeant of the Year this week on post. Ten drill sergeants were chosen for this year's competition, each representing their battery, after winning at that level.

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  12. Kelsey Minato on leave from Army for tryout with WNBA's StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... is committed to serve five years in the Army, starting as a second lieutenant, and is scheduled to first report to Fort Sill in Oklahoma before continuing on to Fort Carson in Colorado. She previously expressed a desire to have the military ...

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  13. Classes dismissed early, events canceled ahead of severe weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | KSWO

    ... this year. The Lawton Public Library has canceled its 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Money Smart Week programs for Tuesday. Fort Sill has an early release for soldiers and civilian employees at 1 p.m. Fort Sill is also asking on post residents to secure outside ...

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  14. Monroe Army Office honors new recruits at Lake TyeRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... to pursue a 68W, also known as a combat medic. Ryder, 18, will complete eight to 10 weeks of basic training at Fort Sill in Oklahoma, followed by 16 to 18 weeks of Advanced Individual Training (AIT) at Fort Sam Houston, in San Antonio, Texas. "I'm ...

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  15. Army experiments on providing a unlimited magazinea to 2025 SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Aerotech News And Review

    A railgun sits, April 19, on a Fort Sill training area, part of the Maneuver Fires Integration Experiment 2016 which includes targeting software and laser systems. A swarm of experts from across the nation assembled for a two-week experiment at Fort Sill, Okla., trying out systems with the potential to provide service members with unlimited weapons capabilities.

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  16. Plenty of happenings, opinionsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Observer

    ... an artillery officer in Vietnam and recently the first women graduated from the Artillery Officer Basic Course at Fort Sill. This is the same course I graduated from nearly half a century ago. No, we weren't using muzzle loading cannons and black ...

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  17. Fort Sill is trying out new weapons, including a rail gun.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KSWO

    The weapons can target mortars and unmanned drones, and the weapons are being used at Fort Sill to see how effective they can be. Post officials say this high-tech equipment represents the future of the Army, and it's important for soldiers to begin learning how they operate now.

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  18. Marines, soldiers prepare for Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KSWO

    A big concert is coming to Fort Sill Saturday night, and if you drive by the Fort Sill Polo Field you'll see a lot of activity getting the stage built. This year's free show features Gary Sinise and the Lt.

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  19. Venice James celebrated his 101st birthday at the Lawton/Fort Sill Veterans Center.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | KSWO

    James had his birthday party at the Oklahoma Veterans Center in Lawton Tuesday. They had cake and a round of bingo to celebrate.

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  20. Full-rate production planned for Paladin program in ElginRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | KSWO

    ... from Oklahoma's senior U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe. The first operational firing took place nearly two years ago at Fort Sill. They will be manufactured by BAE Systems and assembled at the facility in Elgin. Inhofe says the Army prioritized funding for ...

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