Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Army Sgt. Pamela G. Osbourne

December 28, 2010 by  
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Army Sgt. Pamela G. Osbourne KIA: October 11, 2004 Operation Iraqi Freedom Assigned to Division Artillery, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas

The President Signs DADT Repeal

December 22, 2010 by  
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Casting the repeal in terms of past civil rights struggles, Obama said he was proud to sign a law that “will strengthen our national security and uphold the ideals that our fighting men and women risk their lives to defend.”

Army Sgt. Jessica M. Housby

December 22, 2010 by  
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Army Sgt. Jessica M. Housby KIA: February 09, 2005 Operation Iraqi Freedom Assigned to the 1644th Transportation Company, Army National Guard, Rock Falls, Ill. AWV Facebook Memorial Page

Army Sgt. Wakkuna A. Jackson

December 14, 2010 by  
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Army Sgt. Wakkuna A. Jackson KIA: August 19, 2006 Operation Enduring Freedom Assigned to 710th Combat Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y. AWV Facebook Memorial Page

Army Cpl. Michelle R. Ring

December 8, 2010 by  
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Army Cpl. Michelle R. Ring KIA: July 05, 2007 Operation Iraqi Freedom Assigned to the 92nd Military Police Battalion, Fort Benning, Ga. AWV Facebook Memorial Page

Deadline extended to apply for retroactive stop-loss pay

December 3, 2010 by  
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The deadline extension is included in the continuing resolution signed by President Obama today, providing funding for federal government operations through March 4, 2011.

I Was a Woman Marine Trailblazer

December 3, 2010 by  
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We Women Marines had etiquette classes and were taught that when in a skirted uniform we must always wear or carry white gloves (really), wear girdles (really) full slips (really) and high heels. Pantyhose were a given. Women Marines didn’t smoke while walking and certainly didn’t call each other “you guys.”