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Chief Warrant Officer 4 Thomas F. Oroho, D Company commander, 12th Aviation Battalion, received the Soldier's Medal from Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, chief of staff of the Army, Nov. 1, 2013, at Davison Army Air Field, Va., for helping rescue two people who were drowning.
Over the past two years, the time it takes to place a headstone at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., has been reduced from as many as 180 days to an average of just 45 days, said the executive director of the Army National Cemeteries Program.
Since its inception in 1996, when the North Carolina National Guard first initiated its State Partnership Program in Moldova, the state has emphasized creating and maintaining valuable and enduring relationships through this program.
For the past several decades, only about 20 percent of Soldiers were classified as Class 1 dental wellness, meaning they were up to date on cleanings and had no dental work needed, said the commander of U.S. Army Dental Command.
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John Campbell and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler III visited Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Oct. 30, 2013, to discuss the progress of the Army's Ready and Resilient Campaign.
The fitness center at Camp Humphreys, South Korea, will be the site for the second installment of the ESPN Armed Forces Classic, featuring the men's basketball teams from Georgetown University and the University of Oregon, Nov. 9, 2013.
Delaney Saslav, only three at the time, nearly drowned while attending a pool party with her parents.
"Throughout our Army's 238-year history, American Indians have served valiantly and with distinction in times of peace and war, while also fighting for the right to be an equal part of our nation," said Army leaders.
Capt. Kelly Calway, who won the female division at the Marine Corps Marathon, Oct. 27, 2013, said she ran the race for all deployed service members.
The Army's second in command and its top enlisted Soldier were at Fort Sill, Okla., Oct. 29-30, 2013, to solicit input from Soldiers, families, leaders and Army civilians on implementation of the Ready and Resilient Campaign.
As winter sets in throughout eastern Afghanistan, the cold weather will bring slippery ice covered roads that can put Soldier's driving skills to the test if they are not prepared for these types of conditions.
The Army turned to Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pa., for help when a piece of faulty equipment grounded a number of UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters.
On a mission to take the pulse of the 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley, Kan., Gen. John F. Campbell, vice chief of staff of the Army; Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III; and other Army representatives visited the post, Oct. 29, 2013.
Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadet volunteers from Forest Park High School in Woodbridge, Va., prepared the "Warrior Tent" in honor of the 85 athletes who competed in the Wounded Warrior and Wheelchair category of the Army Ten-Miler, at the Pentagon, Oct. 20, 2013.
The grandson of a Korean War commanding general shared his grandfather's leadership lessons with senior Eighth Army leaders, at Yongsan Garrison, Oct. 31, 2013.
A small unit of New York Army National Guard aviators who fly the military's C-12 transport plane are heading for Fort Hood, Texas, before deploying to the Horn of Africa, in November.
As the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, wraps up their deployment in eastern Afghanistan, the Soldiers of the 6th Squadron, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 4th IBCT, are continuing to take the fight to the enemy.
New hardware built by research engineers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory is helping NASA retrieve experimental images otherwise lost at sea.
Combat engineers scour Afghanistan every day looking for improvised explosive devices, not just to ensure safe travel for military convoys, but also to protect the Afghan citizens who use the roads as well.
Soldiers and volunteers from Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va., were an integral part of the success of the 29th Army Ten-Miler, held Oct. 21, 2013.