Monthly Archives: January 2014

President to Nominate Several to Key DOD Positions

President to Nominate Several to Key DOD Positions http://www.defense.gov/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=121590 President to Nominate Several to Key DOD Positions By Terri Moon Cronk American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2014 – President Barack Obama has announced his intent to nominate four

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Local veterans sign traveling WWII bomber wing

Local veterans sign traveling WWII bomber wing By Andy Fillmore Correspondent Published: Friday, January 31, 2014 at 2:25 p.m. Last Modified: Friday, January 31, 2014 at 2:25 p.m. World War II veterans Paul Bureau and John De Francesco recently added

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President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts

http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2014/01/30/president-obama-announces-more-key-administration-posts WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts: …. Brian P. McKeon – Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, Department of Defense Christine E. Wormuth –

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Pfc. Donald C. Durfee US Army

Pfc. Donald C. Durfee, U.S. Army, Company M, 31st Infantry Regiment, 31st Regimental Combat Team (RCT), was lost on Dec. 2, 1950, in North Korea. He was accounted for Jan. 30, 2014. He will be buried March 6, 2014, in

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Sgt. 1st Class John C. Keller, U.S. Army

Sgt. 1st Class John C. Keller, U.S. Army, Company K, 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division, was lost on Nov. 2, 1950, in North Korea. He was accounted for Jan. 29, 2014. He will be buried with full

Posted in Accounted For, DPMO Updates

White House Eyes Wormuth, Sherwood-Randall for Pentagon Policy Chief

http://c4isrnet.com/print/article/M5/20140122/DEFREG02/301220028/Sources-White-House-Eyes-Wormuth-Sherwood-Randall-Pentagon-Policy-Chief www.c4isrnet.com January 22, 2014 Sources: White House Eyes Wormuth, Sherwood-Randall for Pentagon Policy Chief By JOHN T. BENNETT “On the shortlist to become the Pentagon’s third-ranking civilian leader are a senior Defense Department official and a top White House

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Pfc. William T. Carneal, U.S. Army

Pfc. William T. Carneal, U.S. Army, Company D, 1st Battalion, 105th Infantry Regiment, was lost on July 7, 1944, in Saipan. He was accounted for Jan 21, 2014. He will be buried with full military honors April 25, 2014 in

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Remains Of Oklahoma Soldier Returned After More Than 60 Years

Posted: Jan 17, 2014 11:05 PM EDT Updated: Jan 17, 2014 11:06 PM EDT By Steve Shaw, News 9 News9.com – Oklahoma City, OK – News, Weather, Video and Sports | OKLAHOMA CITY – After more than 60 years, an

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Pfc. James R. Holmes US Army

Pfc. James R. Holmes, U.S. Army, Company K, 3rd Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, was lost Dec. 1, 1950, in North Korea. He was accounted for Jan. 14, 2014. He will be buried with full military honors in

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Naughtybutnice

B-17E “Naughty But Nice” Serial Number 41-2430 MACR 14590 Crew members are: Pilot 1st Lt. William J. Sarsfield, Jr., O-791243 (MIA / KIA, BR) PA Co-Pilot 2nd Lt. Charles E. Trimingham, O-727282 (MIA / KIA, BR) Salinas, CA Bombardier 1st

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