Story by Sgt Lillian Stephens on 05/20/2016
Lavato marked the symbolic end of his time as VMM-161's commanding officer by completing one last flight with his Marines. Together, they took a section of two MV-22B Ospreys and flew to Los Angeles, San Francisco and Yosemite National Park in Northern California, May 18.
Story by PFC Liah Kitchen on 05/20/2016
The expo provided Marines, Sailors and their families with resources related to parenting, marriage and relationships from secular and faith-based organizations.
Story by CPT Russell Gordon on 05/30/2016
Hodges, in remembrance of Memorial Day, began the morning by participating in a wreath laying at the Lychakiv Cemetery with the U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, Geoffrey Pyatt, the mayor of L'viv and senior Ukrainian army officials.
Story by Cpl Janessa Pon on 05/30/2016
The U.S. instructors started with an introductory class explaining the hierarchy of care and the appropriate techniques to be administered to different injuries.
Story by CPT Grace Geiger on 05/28/2016
The inscription on the plaque revealed the Soldier's Medal was awarded to Reed in May 1970 for heroic actions in Vietnam. This small plaque is a powerful reminder of the significant contributions he has made to both the Army and the 3rd Cavalry Regiment. As he quietly packed up his office in the unit headquarters building, his love for the regiment made it difficult to leave, said Reed.
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