FORT BRAGG

Team Tobyhanna transforms how the Army communicates

Story by Jacqueline Boucher on 07/05/2018 The Army is ensuring commanders can communicate with military partners anytime, anywhere by enlisting Team Tobyhanna capabilities in the refresh of hardware procurement and installation processes at select Home Station Mission Command Center (HSMCC) sites. The sites are managed by the Army's Program Executive
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Growing up in poverty, Kenner doctor says Army provided chance to follow his dreams

Story by Amy Perry on 07/05/2018 "You're not smart enough to be a doctor." That statement, spoken by Daniel Cash's mother when he was 10, became the mind echo that motivated him to prove her wrong. Now a doctor and a lieutenant colonel serving as the deputy commander for Clinical
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MNBG-E's Bondsteel Band' rocks Kosovo US Embassy event

Story by SGT Casey Hustin on 07/04/2018 Spc. Kesimy Martinez, a Human Resources Specialist from Orlando, Florida who serves Multi-National Battle Group-East with the 44th Medical Brigade headquartered in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, began technical training in high school, but grew up in a family of musicians. "I was bor
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TF 51/5 holds a Change of Command Ceremony

Story by LCDR Sandra Arnold on 07/03/2018 MANAMA, Bahrain (July 3, 2018) Naval Amphibious Force, Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade (TF 51/5) held a change of command ceremony today at Naval Support Activity Bahrain. Brig. Gen. Matthew G. Trollinger relieved Brig. Gen. Francis L. Donovan, who served as the
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WTB Hosts Change of Command

Story by MSG Duane Brown on 07/03/2018 Robins mission is to provide Fort Bragg the medical capability to facilitate the process for Soldiers on the return to duty path or prepare Soldiers for the transition from citizen-Solider to citizen. "Lt. Col. Robins is a gifted leader, passionate for the missio
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94th AAMDC Host Change of Responsibility Ceremony

Story by SFC Claudio Tejada on 07/02/2018 FORT SHAFTER, HawaiiCommand Sgt. Maj. John W. Foley, relinquished responsibility as the command sergeant major for the 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command to Command Sgt. Maj. Eric R. McCray, during a change of responsibility ceremony held Jun. 26, 2018 at the
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Double amputee reenlists to help his fellow paratroopers

Story by SGT Michelle Blesam on 06/29/2018 FORT BRAGG, North Carolina On June 7, 2012, Sgt. Jonathan Harmon and his team of paratroopers with the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, established a fire support position in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, when things turned for the worst. "My right foot
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82nd paratrooper competes in XVIII Airborne Corps Soldier of the Year

Story by PFC Audrianna Arellano on 06/29/2018 He won 3rd Brigade Combat Team Soldier of the Year competition, wears the title of 82nd Airborne Division Soldier of the Year and is now competing for the title of XVIII Airborne Corps' Soldier of the Year. Spc. Christian Caudle, an infantryman assigned
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82nd Airborne Division welcomes new chaplain

Story by SPC James Hobbs on 06/29/2018 FORT BRAGG, North Carolina Paratroopers of the 82nd Airborne Division bid farewell to their spiritual leader, U.S. Army Col. Randy Griffin, 82nd Abn. Div. chaplain, during a change of stole ceremony at All American Chapel on Fort Bragg, June 29, 2018. The chaplai
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Oklahoma transportation company readies for deployment

Story by SGT Bradley Cooney on 06/28/2018 CAMP GRUBER, Okla.In the sweltering heat at Camp Gruber Training Center near Braggs, Oklahoma, surrounded by a pit of finely shredded tire pieces, members of the 1245th Transportation Company, 345th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, practice combatives, a program in which Soldiers are taught
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The Shield Newsletter

Story by SGT Briseida Gamez on 06/26/2018 Covered events include: Martin Luther King Jr. 5K, Air Assault Competition, Doha Color Run 5K, Sustainer of the Week, Dear Matty, Postal Goes to Iraq, Re-Enlistments, From the Heart...
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