Friday, April 24, 2009

All the Latest Military Headlines

VA News Releases
Birmingham Set to Host National Veterans Golden Age Games
VA Welcoming Vets Home with New Web Site, Blog
VA Announces New Nursing Academy Sites
Gould Sworn in as Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Michael J. Kussman, VA Under Secretary for Health, to Retire

Army News
Mullen tours forward outposts in Afghanistan
Operation Homefront names first military child award winner
Massachusetts National Guard supports Boston Marathon
Soldiers build relationships in effort to bring security to Afghanistan
Army team captures 'Tissot Pit Road' win in Phoenix

Navy News
Singapore Navy Joins Counterpiracy CTF 151
Phoenix Express Kicks Off in Souda Bay
Exceptional Family Member Program Annual Conference Announced
CNO Visits China, International Fleet Review
USNS Comfort Arrives in Dominican Republic

Air Force News
Wilford Hall's emergency department much more than that
Lightning strikes a need for renter's insurance
The services align, sign new working group charter
Maintainers make it happen during Red Flag-Alaska
Kadena conducts bilateral cultural exchange

Marine Corp Ops News
Balikatan troops spread goodwill to Philippine people
General’s quarters listed on Virginia Landmarks Register
Pendleton goes wild at Spring Carnival
CBIRF’s chem lab on wheels
RCT-8 Marines learn combat lifesaving skills

National Guard - Top News
California Air Guard rescue C-130s go digital
California Army Guard bids farewell to Huey
Boston Marathon supported by Massachusetts Guard
Wisconsin Guardsmen train urban ops, put ‘face to the fight’
Former Oregon Air Guard commander shares Holocaust experiences

Benefits & Legislative Updates
DoD Secretary Addresses Budget
Get College Credit for Military Experience
AF Charity Campaign Ends May First
House Votes More Widows' Pay

DoD Press Advisories
NATO-ISAF Operations Chief To Brief Live From Afghanistan
Brigade Commander to Brief Live from Iraq
U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Commander To Provide Update On Status Of Maersk Alabama Captain
Procedures To Obtain Media Access To Dignified Transfers Of Remains At Dover Air Force Base Announced
Marine Logistics Group Commander to Brief Live From Iraq

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