Fort Sill Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. 7/04/2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Digby

    ... with my grandparents to visit my aunt and uncle in Lawton, Oklahoma. My uncle was serving in the U.S. Army at Fort Sill. They lived off-base with their toddler son. The apartment backed up to a drive-in theater. "Old Yeller" was playing. We left ...

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  2. Dick Harmon: Don't forget the price paid for freedom of expression at sporting eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... he excelled in sports and became a Golden Gloves boxer. After enlisting in the U.S. Army, he was stationed at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, in 1942. As a staff sergeant, his job was to teach hand-to-hand combat techniques to infantry troops. When his ...

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  3. New commander takes over RRAD distribution centerRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... commander to take charge of the Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Center at Red River Army Depot. Born in Fort Sill, Okla., Chamberlain grew up in southern California before enlisting in the Army in 1990 as an administrative specialist. ...

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  4. War hero's $2.25 million bequest honored by adding his name to an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... west side of Council Road south of Wilshire Boulevard. The Patriot Guard Riders then escorted Florentz' ashes to Fort Sill National Cemetery and provided an honor guard at a 2 p.m. interment ceremony. "He didn't talk a lot about his time in Vietnam ...

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  5. Carnegie's "Indian Road" will be dedicated to Native American veterans July 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | KSWO

    ... Vietnam. KCA Chairmen, Vice-Chairmen, Caddo County Commissioner Brent Kinder, tribal princesses, dignitaries from Fort Sill, and Disabled American Veterans Commander of Lawton District #56 Robert Tate will all be present for the ceremony. Fort ...

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  6. Lawton Fort SIll Freedom Festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | KSWO

    The annual Lawton Fort Sill Freedom Festival will be held Saturday, July 1st at Elmer Thomas Park. The festivities begin at 11:00 a.m. and feature something for everyone.

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  7. Murder, vengeance and memory: John Patterson recalls the Phenix City that launched his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... in no longer than he had to. "Then the war came along and I was stuck. I went to (Officer Candidate School) in Fort Sill, Okla., and became an Army lieutenant in the field artillery." Back then, before the crusade that led to his father's campaign ...

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  8. Jim Langley: Failing to Launch in LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Noozhawk

    ... in ROTC . I did enjoy that last summer playing baseball and spending time with my family before reporting to Fort Sill , Okla., for Officers Basic Training that September. Frankly, I never looked back and haven't thought much about that transition ...

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  9. Clyde C. BohnRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2017 | Daily Globe

    ... Nolan, Porter, Bennett, Walter, Samantha, Miles, Jade and Finley. Clyde served in the U.S. Army's Artillery at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. Upon his return, Clyde worked for Johnson Motors before spending 40 years in Local Labor Union 152, working for ...

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  10. Australian Veteran visits Cameron to raise awareness on PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | KSWO

    ... doing this has given me new purpose in life." James Easton, a fellow Aussie, and Australian Exchange Officer at Fort Sill was one of the many that left changed and inspired after Cullens speech today. He's served for 9 years and says the biggest ...

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  11. Colorado Springs troops in spotlight after successful missile interceptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... laser that can zap small missiles out of the sky. The latest version of the laser underwent crew tests at Fort Sill, Okla., last month, successfully downing small drones. It's a technology the Army has coveted for years that could be ...

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  12. Reliving the US Army's history on Fort SillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | KSWO

    In celebration of the Army's 242nd birthday, Fort Sill held a special event called 'Minutemen to Missiles' to relive the history of the Army. Throughout the day on Saturday they had multiple demonstrations of weapons, including small arms and artillery, at the Field Artillery Museum.

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  13. Fort Sill celebrates the Army's 242nd birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | KSWO

    Traditionally, the oldest and youngest soldiers at Fort Sill get to cut the cake, but since they merged the two ceremonies, this year, the Battery Honor Graduate Private 2nd Class Justin Williams and the Post Chaplain, who was also the guest speaker, got to cut the cake together. 29-year-old Private Williams was among those who graduated basic training Friday.

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  14. Fort Sill recognizes role in Indian territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Turret

    Courtesy photo / A look at the front of Fort Sill's Sherman House as it was during the 19th century. The house is currently the home of Maj.

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  15. Clyde C. BohnRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Daily Globe

    ... Nolan, Porter, Bennett, Walter, Samantha, Miles, Jade and Finley. Clyde served in the U.S. Army's Artillery at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. Upon his return Clyde worked for Johnson Motors, before spending 40 years in Local Labor Union 152, working for ...

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  16. Former USARAF chief of staff promoted to brigadier generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... serves as commandant of the Field Artillery School and chief of Field Artillery. He is among the leadership at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. His duties include working on training and personnel matters. Maranian has completed 10 overseas tours in six ...

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  17. Corvias Foundation awards scholarships to 3 Lawton studentsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | KSWO

    Corvias Foundation awards scholarships to 3 Lawton students - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - Fort Sill, OK The Corvias Foundation has awarded college scholarships of up to $50,000 to three outstanding students from Fort Sill: Tisa Berry from Eisenhower High School has been active in Key Club, Partner's Club for Special Olympics, volunteering at the library and church, and Fine Arts.

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  18. Army K-9 Corps: Man's best friend raises paw, serves tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The United States Army

    ... Dog Teams are also trained for the Marine Corps to recognize and follow enemy insurgents, IED makers, and snipers. FORT SILL, Okla. -- Many Americans have had pets at one time or another. In fact, about 40 percent of American households have at ...

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  19. DIVARTY leaders came in together, to leaveaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | El Paso Times

    ... a 44-year-old from Grand Gorge, N.Y., will become the commandant at the Fires Center of Excellence NCO Academy at Fort Sill, Okla. Condliffe will be succeeded by Command Sgt. Maj. Darrell E. Walls, who most recently was the senior enlisted leader ...

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  20. Guard promotes S.C. Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Lexington County Chronicle

    ... Marion University in Florence. He was commissioned as a 2nd Lt. Field Artillery officer and attended training at Fort Sill, Okla. In 2006, Wilson completed the Staff Judge Advocate Course at the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and ...

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