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  1. Armor chief Leopoldo Quintas leaving Fort Benning for Fort Bliss, TexasRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Almost three months after his promotion to brigadier general and just seven months after arriving at Fort Benning to lead the U.S. Armor School, Brig.

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  2. Stryker Master Trainer Course comes to JBLMRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CNN

    ... of instruction is part of six-week Stryker Master Trainer Course taught by 1st Battalion, 29th Infantry, out of Fort Benning, Ga., for 3-2 SBCT leaders. According to the course's website, the training is designed to teach selected noncommissioned ...

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  3. Parker to visit Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... Kansas. From there he volunteered to go to 'jump school' and became an instructor for the airborne division at Fort Benning, Ga. When you ask Parker what divisions he served with during his 20 years in the Army, he names quite a few. He spent most ...

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  4. IMCOM Welcomes New CommanderRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DC Military

    ... what it's all about.” Ferriter intends to retire this year. The ceremony is scheduled to take place at Fort Benning with his bride, Margie and a host of family and friends attending. Ferriter had special words of thanks for the Gold Star ...

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  5. Ft. Drum Soldier Dies After Injury In AfghanistanRead the original story

    Thursday | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. Danyluk joined the Army in October 2010. He trained at Fort Benning in Georgia and was based at the Army post until arriving at Fort Drum in March 2013. He started his second Afghanistan deployment ...

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  6. Control Team returns to Fort Benning from AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A nine-month deployment to Afghanistan ends for the 497th Movement Control Team when 19 soldiers return to Lawson Army Airfield at Fort Benning.

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  7. Grisamore: Caveman will live on in funny paperRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

    ... was “tired of looking at the south end of a mule traveling north.” He and a buddy were on leave from Fort Benning when he met Fran (everyone called her “Doutie”) at a church dance near her tiny hometown of Boston in south ...

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  8. Installation Management Command changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Turret

    ... - that's what it's all about." Ferriter intends to retire this year. The ceremony is scheduled to take place at Fort Benning with his bride, Margie, and a host of Family and friends attending. Ferriter had special words of thanks for the Gold Star ...

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  9. Marksmanship unit shooters take World Cup gold, silverRead the original story

    Yesterday | The United States Army

    ... I would have been more nervous, because I wasn't at all. It just felt like me and him were shooting back at [Fort Benning]," he said. One of the things that he said took off the pressure off was that they both qualified for the gold medal finals and ...

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  10. Fort Campbell hosted regional Warrior GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... basketball," Rzepka said. Soliders competing this week were from the Fort Campbell area, Fort Stewart, Fort Benning and Fort Gordon, Ga., and have to make certain criteria to be eligible. Sgt. Kadina Baldwin competed in her first games this week. ...

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  11. Soldier from Crossroads fatally wounded in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. Danyluk joined the Army in October 2010. He trained at Fort Benning in Georgia and was based at the Army post until arriving at Fort Drum in March 2013. He started his second Afghanistan deployment ...

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  12. Fort Drum Soldier Dies In CombatRead the original story

    Thursday | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    ... 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. Danyluk joined the Army in October 2010. He trained at Fort Benning in Georgia and was based at the Army post until arriving at Fort Drum in March 2013. He started his second Afghanistan deployment ...

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  13. Fort Drum soldier dies from injuries sustained in combat in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Thursday | The Post-Standard

    ... fire in Pul-e-Alam, Logar province, Afghanistan. Danyluk joined the Army in October 2010. After training at Fort Benning, Georgia, he was assigned to Fort Benning in February 2011. Danyluk deployed to Afghanistan in Support of Operation Enduring ...

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  14. A 'momentous day': WHINSEC dedicates new campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Mike Haskey mhaskey@ledger-enquirer.com Hundreds gathered Wednesday morning in front of Bradley Hall at Fort Benning for a dedication ceremony for the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation's new campus.

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  15. Lowery graduates from basic trainingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Times Recorder

    Scott N. Lowery has graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga., which consisted of basic military training and advanced individual training.

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  16. WHINSEC celebrates newly renovated schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | WTVM

    ... groups nightly for their commitment to our local community and military base, and for making the Phenix City, Fort Benning and Columbus areas such a special place to live. The Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation dedicated its new ...

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  17. Hilton Head charity helping military families take vacations is hosting Gold Star moms next monthRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Island Packet

    ... R&R after receiving a brochure about the charity at a Gold Star Moms brunch. Peney, who volunteered at Fort Benning near her home, had a personal connection with the charity in close friend Holly Gifford, Operation R&R's director of reservations. ...

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  18. Volunteers honored for saving Fort Benning $2 millionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Stars and Stripes

    ... you call me, I'm coming," Rhodes said Tuesday after receiving the 2014 Retiree Volunteer of the Year Award at Fort Benning. "The need is really great." Rhodes joined more than 100 soldiers, spouses, retired soldiers and other volunteers for ...

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  19. USAMU Shooters Take World Cup Gold And SilverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | AmmoLand

    ... I would have been more nervous, because I wasn't at all. It just felt like me and him were shooting back at (Fort Benning)," he said. One of the things that he said took off the pressure off was that they both qualified for the gold medal finals and ...

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  20. Obama to Award Medal of Honor to Former Soldier for 2007 ActionsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... actions in Iraq or Afghanistan. He enlisted in the Army in February 2006 as an infantryman. After training at Fort Benning, Ga., he was assigned to Vicenza, Italy, with 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry as a grenadier and rifleman, an assignment that ...

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