Fort Sill Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Ex-Army lawyer who received 5-year prison sentence for fraud now disbarred in Fla.Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Bureau of Investigation reported Crowder was serving as an U.S. Army captain judge advocate general stationed in Fort Sill, Okla. He owned and operated M&H from his Gainesville home while attending the University of Florida Levin College of Law ...


  2. Edmond veteran, 94, reflects but doesn't dwell on warRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 |

    ... proof of his age, then had a change of heart and did not enlist. It was the Army that wanted him. He trained at Fort Sill near Lawton and later in Abilene, Texas, and San Bernadino, Calif. Like thousands of others, he was shipped to England and for ...


  3. 2 locations added to Fort Sill's off-limits listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | KSWO

    ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - Effective Tuesday, Jan. 26, Creekside Lounge at 1825 NW Cache Rd. and Nottingham Realty at 502 NW Sheridan Rd. are off-limits to all military personnel that are permanently, temporarily or administratively assigned to the United States Army Fire Center of Excellence, Fort Sill and other surrounding military installations within the jurisdiction of the commanding general of the Fires Center of Excellence. Violation of the order to stay away from the locations on the off-limits list is punishable under Article 92 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice.


  4. End Zone: Army hoops legend still lights up Pearl River gymRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... school sweetheart the summer he graduated. Once an officer, soldiers lined up to watch Lt. Houston compete from Fort Sill to the Presidio. Trophies he earned with the Fort Hood Tankers are packed away, but plenty more played out off the court. He ...


  5. Fort Bragg soldiers return from Middle EastRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... provided ballistic support for allies across the Middle East. They were recently replaced by soldiers from Fort Sill's 3rd Battalion, 2nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment. "No matter what the weather's like outside, nothing can dampen this great day," ...


  6. Simulation center carries Medal of Honor Soldier's legacy forwardRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | The United States Army

    ... captains, lieutenant colonels, they all come through the building," said Shannon Judnic, chief of the center. "Fort Sill's Monti Hall is the only place within the Army with the ability to provide immersive training." Judnic said immersive training ...


  7. Open Hangar Day to be held in FrederickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Altus Times

    ... show off their equipment and answer questions about the team. Also, staff from the U.S. Army Artillery Museum from Fort Sill will be exhibiting their WWII Jeep, and will have their 75mm-howitzer set up to fire blanks, along with other exhibits. As a ...


  8. The A-J Remembers: Sam Spence fought illnesses on his way to warRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The Floydada native came to Lubbock to enlist in the Army Air Corps in July 1942, and was told he would have no choice in the matter. After three days at Fort Sill in Oklahoma, he was sent in the humid heat of summertime to Camp Stewart in Georgia.


  9. 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. ...


  10. 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.


  11. 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 ...


  12. 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," ...


  13. 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 ...


  14. 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 ...


  15. 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 ...


  16. 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 ...


  17. 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.


  18. 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.


  19. 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 ...


  20. 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.