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  1. Flags At Half-Staff To Honor WW II Pilot From IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... 936. He enlisted in the U.S. Army on February 19, 1942. A memorial service and interment will be held at Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery in Illinois at 1 p.m. Saturday with full military honors provided by the Iowa National Guard.

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  2. Clinton WWII Airman Found After 70 YearsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... of a possible aircraft crash site in Madang province, Papua New Guinea. He will be buried at the Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery on April 12th at 1p.m. The public is welcome to attend. Louis Longman was born Jan. 23, 1918 in Murdock, MN. He ...

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  3. Iowa Wwii Pilot Returns Home 70 Years Later Following Discovery of Remains in New GuineaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Osky News

    ... Stars), World War II Victory Medal and Pilot Wings. A memorial service and interment will be held at the Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery, 1 Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Ill. on April 12 at 1 p.m., with full military honors provided by the ...

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  4. Veterans spiffing up WWI tank at Bloomington, Ill. parkRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Stars and Stripes

    ... listing all he did for veterans through the VAC. The city thinks the tank, an M1917, originated at the Rock Island Arsenal but was modeled off a French tank, a Renault F.T., said John Kennedy director of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts. It ...

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  5. Inside the Gates: Welcome to the IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    As the drawdown continues, big changes are expected for the Rock Island Arsenal, and they're happening quicker than you think.

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  6. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    There have been quite a few items made on the Rock Island Arsenal. But you probably don't know about three specific items made during World War II.

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  7. Bribriesco running for Iowa SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    Bribriesco spent twenty-seven years as a civilian attorney with the U.S. Army at Rock Island Arsenal, rising to the position of Chief Counsel to TACOM before retiring in 2011.

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  8. History of former slaves in Iowa studiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    ... making his way to Davenport, Howard married and raised his family there. In 1866, he got a job at the Rock Island Arsenal, where he worked for 52 years, Davenport Public Library records show. Hoppe has learned Iowa played a big role in the ...

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  9. Big Changes to R.I. ArsenalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    As the draw down continues, big changes are expected for the Rock Island Arsenal.

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  10. JMTC wins Army safety awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    The Rock Island Arsenal's Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center has been awarded the Director of Army Safety's Risk Management Award.

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  11. Proposed Military Cuts Could Impact QCARead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... with the Army Sustainment command to make sure that we're finding ways to be supportive of them so Rock Island Arsenal continues to be one of the assets in the organic industrial base for the Army," she explained. "We want to make sure the Arsenal ...

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  12. Rock Island Arsenal celebrates Black History MonthRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    An event featured a guest speaker and a performance by musician Kevin Burt. The theme was Civil Rights in America.

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  13. Proposed Military Cuts Could Impact QCARead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... with the Army Sustainment command to make sure that we're finding ways to be supportive of them so Rock Island Arsenal continues to be one of the assets in the organic industrial base for the Army," she explained. "We want to make sure the Arsenal ...

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  14. Cuts affect Rock Island ArsenalRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    And President Obama has asked for all of our troops could be removed from Afghanistan by the end of the year if a deal isn't struck with afghan leaders.

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  15. Military Cuts Could Hurt ArsenalRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | WOC-AM Davenport

    ... and 450,000. Those cuts could include any or all of the approximately 900 soldiers assigned to the Rock Island Arsenal. And, another 5,000 or so defense civilians and private contractors would be out of job if the Arsenal were to close under a worst ...

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  16. Contracts for February 14, 2014Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... date of Feb. 13, 2016. One bid was solicited and one received. The U.S. Army Contracting Command - Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (W52P1J-14-C-0021). Plateau Software, Inc.*, Issaquah, Wash., has been awarded a ...

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  17. Rock Island Arsenal-JMTC unveils new National Guard ambulanceRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | The United States Army

    ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. -- The Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center rolled out the newest Humvee ambulance today.

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  18. Honeywell expects $100M gain from sale of B/E Aerospace shares in Q1Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... modernization Honeywell and the U.S. Army announced a $61M infrastructure modernization project at the Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing Technology Center. Honeywell UOP technology selected by Chinese petrochemical producers UOP LLC, a ...

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  19. Honeywell sees Q1 EPS $1.23-$1.27, consensus $1.29Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... modernization Honeywell and the U.S. Army announced a $61M infrastructure modernization project at the Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing Technology Center. Honeywell UOP technology selected by Chinese petrochemical producers UOP LLC, a ...

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  20. Honeywell reports Q4 adjusted EPS $1.24, consensus $1.21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... modernization Honeywell and the U.S. Army announced a $61M infrastructure modernization project at the Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing Technology Center. Honeywell UOP technology selected by Chinese petrochemical producers UOP LLC, a ...

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