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  1. Ruth Bader Ginsburg: An icon for the millennial generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Daily Kos

    ... Marty (a year older than she was) finished his first year at Harvard Law School. Marty's two-year Army stint at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, put their attendance at Harvard on hold. While at Fort Sill, Ruth found work at the local Social Security office. ...


  2. Fort Sill celebrates 25 years of the Patriot missile systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | KSWO

    Soldiers, retired and active duty from various Air Defense Artillery units, joined together to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the first launch of the Patriot missile system. The U.S. Army made history on Jan. 18, 1991, during Desert Storm by shooting down Saddam Hussein's Scuds that were launched toward U.S. troops in Saudi Arabia.


  3. The architect of India's victory in 1971 war, Lt. Gen. Jacob, passes awayRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 |

    ... a gunnery instructor for some time and subsequently was trained in an advanced Artillery and Missile course at Fort Sill in the US. A quick learner, he commanded infantry and artillery brigades, headed the artillery school, an infantry division and ...


  4. 300 Fort Sill soldiers prepare for deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | KSWO

    ... care of in a very patriotic and loving community," Lt. Col. Freds said. "I've just gained this family being in Fort Sill and in Lawton all together. So, their support is going to help me over in Korea and I know I'll have a family to come back to," ...


  5. Decorated sergeant ends 32-year Army careerRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... and Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, both assigned to the 95th Adjutant General Reception Battalion at Fort Sill, Okla.; the administrative section sergeant major of the NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan and Combined Security Training ...


  6. Military records dispute East Texan's claim of lost ChristmasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | KSWO

    ... the National Personnel Record Center the National Archives Records Center. Hopkins was discharged Dec. 7, 2011, at Fort Sill, Okla., having never risen above the rank of private first class. A photo Hopkins provided shows her wearing the patch of a ...


  7. Siblings reunite after a half-century apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... to look for my family now.' " Served in Army Like his father, Skanchy served in the U.S. Army, with postings in Fort Sill, Okla., and Hanau, Germany. He ultimately reached the rank of captain. After leaving the service in 1989, he became an estate ...


  8. Holiday break: Fort Sill soldiers get fun day off from trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 |

    Above: Pfc. Khristophor Villar, left, and Pfc. Robert Skok play skeeball Tuesday at GattiTown in Oklahoma City. The Fort Sill soldiers took part in an annual holiday outing. Pfc. Aarron Noller and Pfc. Robert Skok, along with 145 other soldiers in ...


  9. Fort Sill chapel celebrates 140th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | KSWO

    The Old Post Chapel was built on Fort Sill in 1875 by the 10th Calvary Buffalo Soldiers, and has been open and actively holding services ever since. To commemorate the anniversary of the historic building, Fort Sill chaplains are hosting a daily open house through Christmas Eve.


  10. Hundreds of soldiers stop by Oklahoma City military center before traveling home for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    These servicemen and women are stationed at Fort Sill, flying out of the Will Rogers World Airport to spend Christmas with their friends and families. "We want something that's warm and welcoming and they offer that to us," said Bailey Ewing, with the U.S. Army.


  11. Drone onRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Easy Reader News

    ... He was 19, and she was 18. Just a few weeks after their wedding, he was drafted to the army and stationed at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. There he worked on classified rocket systems, thanks to his secret clearance from working a stint after high school ...


  12. Soldiers' kids get Christmas presents through toy campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | KSWO

    Soldiers' kids get Christmas presents through toy campaign - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - FORT SILL, Okla._Fort Sill kicked off its annual 'Toys for Kids' campaign, which is aimed at making sure the children of all soldiers are able to open presents on Christmas.


  13. One Dead Following Lawton ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | KAUZ

    ... names are being released at this time pending notification of next of kin. We do know, the victim was stationed at Fort Sill in the Army, but was not from Lawton.


  14. General addresses public on Fort Sill's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | KSWO

    FORT SILL, Okla._The commanding general at Fort Sill is saying the future is bright for the military post, but there's still work to be done. Major General John Rossi says he's "cautiously optimistic" and spoke to business leaders from across the county and challenged them to learn more about the soldiers, their needs and what their families go through each day.


  15. Army-Navy Game 'is more than just a football game,' as a former Army QB remindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... as offensive coordinator for the U.S. Military Academy Prep School, then went to an officer training course at Fort Sill before being stationed in Korea. He transferred back to the States when his father Frank, who had been stationed in Iraq during ...


  16. Ex-Fort Drum soldier pleads guilty but mentally ill in 2011 killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... changed.” According to Fort Drum's Public Affairs Office, Smith joined the Army in 2006. After training at Fort Sill, Okla., he was assigned to the 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Ky., in November 2006. He was then assigned to the ...


  17. Face of Defense: Texas State Guard Member Realizes DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... the active-duty U.S. Army and left for basic training on Valentine's Day 2012. "I remember the six-hour ride to Fort Sill, Oklahoma, feeling excited and saying to myself, 'I made it. I made it.'" Sanchez said. "When we finally arrived at the base, ...


  18. Fort Sill French liaison officer reflects on Paris attacksRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | The United States Army

    ... French army Lt. Col. Olivier Mariotti to learn about it. Mariotti, who serves as the French liaison official on Fort Sill and his wife, Johanna, have family in Paris, and their two eldest sons, while not living in Paris, remained in France after the ...


  19. Oklahoma's Fort Sill trains soldiers for electronic battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In war-torn eastern Ukraine and Syria, experts say Russian forces are using sophisticated equipment and techniques to shut down battlefield communications, effectively leaving enemy forces blind. Thousands of miles away, in a classroom at Fort Sill, soldiers are learning how to defeat those kinds of attacks.


  20. Brad Prowse: 100 years ago in Nevada County: November 1915Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The Union

    ... Gill and shift bosses Thompson and Jones - no serious injuries. The U.S. Army's first aero squad will fly from Fort Sill to its permanent station in San Antonio. Six aeroplanes will make the flight. Walter Parson estimates his farm above Grass ...