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Northern Star
Recruit’s change of name adds to wartime mysteryinitial medical examination it was noted that he was partially blind but it was
Recruit’s change of name adds to wartime mystery
Northern Star / Posted 55 minutes ago
initial medical examination it was noted that he was partially blind but it was not considered sufficient to reject his enlistment application. The Army required reinforcements urgently and he was attached to the 4th Pioneers Battalion and... Read more
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Ventura County Star
JC Oberst: Organizations give veterans a voice in Washingtonveterans who either lived in Camarillo, Somis, the Heights, the Estates or the
JC Oberst: Organizations give veterans a voice in Washington
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 hours ago
veterans who either lived in Camarillo, Somis, the Heights, the Estates or the Santa Rosa Valley at the time of their enlistment, or live in these areas now, are eligible for the recognition. To receive recognition, contact Kathy Talley at... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lee Min-ho opens up about militaryLee Min-ho. OSEN/The Korea Herald/Asia News Network PHOTO Hallyu star Lee Min-
Lee Min-ho opens up about military
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
Lee Min-ho. OSEN/The Korea Herald/Asia News Network PHOTO Hallyu star Lee Min-ho finally opened up about his military enlistment, in an interview with a Chinese media outlet, on Friday. Although the agency had asked the interviewers not to bring up... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Panel starts work on salute for Arkansans' roles in WWIdramatically" in the state, and a Phillips County factory made rifle stocks fro
Panel starts work on salute for Arkansans' roles in WWI
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
dramatically" in the state, and a Phillips County factory made rifle stocks from local hardwoods, the article said. The enlistment of 71,862 soldiers from Arkansas, according to the article, created a labor shortage, and colleges struggled with... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Takes Drastic Measures To Save The Regimethe power to crush opposition, as it did in Tiananmen Square. Second, the child
China Takes Drastic Measures To Save The Regime
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
the power to crush opposition, as it did in Tiananmen Square. Second, the children of peasants fill its ranks, and they see enlistment as a path to upward mobility. Taken together, its makeup and power can guarantee the communist regime’s... Read more
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Business Insider
GEORGE FRIEDMAN: Chinese President Xi Jinping just made a move that has 'tremendous political significance'the power to crush opposition, as it did in Tiananmen Square. Second, the child
GEORGE FRIEDMAN: Chinese President Xi Jinping just made a move that has 'tremendous political significance'
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
the power to crush opposition, as it did in Tiananmen Square. Second, the children of peasants fill its ranks, and they see enlistment as a path to upward mobility. Taken together, its makeup and power can guarantee the communist regime’s... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singaporean transgender woman wins appeal to stay in UK citing fear of persecutionwas not legally or socially recognised in Singapore". Ms EFH is liable for NS
Singaporean transgender woman wins appeal to stay in UK citing fear of persecution
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
was not legally or socially recognised in Singapore". Ms EFH is liable for NS duties until 2023. If she does not serve, she will have committed an offence against the Enlistment Act and faces up to three years in jail, a fine of S$10,000, or... Read more
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Task & Purpose
6 Transition Mistakes To Avoid When You’re Getting Out Of The Militaryyear with the unit, before signing on the dotted line. Don’t blow all your mon
6 Transition Mistakes To Avoid When You’re Getting Out Of The Military
Task & Purpose / Posted 2 days ago
year with the unit, before signing on the dotted line. Don’t blow all your money. I got the second half of my $22,000 enlistment bonus around the time that I was getting out. Between that, and having 60 days of terminal leave, I figured that I... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: Nathan Bruceand USS Boxer, a Wasp-class amphibious assault vessel. Quote: “If I was talkin
Newsmaker: Nathan Bruce
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
and USS Boxer, a Wasp-class amphibious assault vessel. Quote: “If I was talking to a young person who was considering enlistment, I'd tell them to consider their own personality as well as their financial situation. Not just if they can afford... Read more
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Boston Herald
Heslam: Rhode Island senior makes history with Armyexclusive territory of men. The high school senior, who still plans to attend
Heslam: Rhode Island senior makes history with Army
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
exclusive territory of men. The high school senior, who still plans to attend her prom next month before she starts her enlistment, swore yesterday to uphold the Constitution as a soldier. “We’re all in uniform. It shouldn’t matter whether... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Sub-branch woessaid. “A lot of our chaps, because of their medical conditions, feel like they
Sub-branch woes
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
said. “A lot of our chaps, because of their medical conditions, feel like they have had enough.” Mr Wheeler said as enlistment in the Australian Defence Force declined, so too did the recruitment to RSL sub-branches. However, he knew of 187... Read more
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Kenosha News
The Ladder: ‘Koop’ joins Prime RealtyRealty in Kenosha. A resident of Kenosha for 16 years, he is know as “Koop” to
The Ladder: ‘Koop’ joins Prime Realty
Kenosha News / Posted 3 days ago
Realty in Kenosha. A resident of Kenosha for 16 years, he is know as “Koop” to his friends and associates. He followed an enlistment in the U.S. Navy with a civilian career at Naval Station Great Lakes. He gained an interest in real estate as the... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Freiberger aiming for House of Reps seat | April 28, 2016attended Eastern Michigan University starting in August 1967 until March 1970 w
Freiberger aiming for House of Reps seat | April 28, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 3 days ago
attended Eastern Michigan University starting in August 1967 until March 1970 when he was drafted into the Army. During his enlistment he was part of the Army Security Agency. Freiberger saw service in Vietnam from October 1970 through October 1971... Read more
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The Burton View
Candidates begin to file to represent area in government | April 28, 2016attended Eastern Michigan University starting in Aug 1967 until March 1970 when
Candidates begin to file to represent area in government | April 28, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 3 days ago
attended Eastern Michigan University starting in Aug 1967 until March 1970 when he was drafted into the Army. During his enlistment he was part of the Army Security Agency. Freiberger saw service in Vietnam from October 1970 thru October 1971... Read more
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The Hill
House panel rejects defense bill DACA amendmentsThe House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday held vigorous debate on undocum
House panel rejects defense bill DACA amendments
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
The House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday held vigorous debate on undocumented immigrants’ enlistment in the military during its annual marathon markup of its 2017 defense authorization bill. Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.), a Marine veteran,... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Gordon Glassburnat Fort Robinson during WWI and WWII. After high school, Gordon wanted to join
Gordon Glassburn
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
at Fort Robinson during WWI and WWII. After high school, Gordon wanted to join the war but due to an asthma attack at the enlistment office, he was sent home to farm alongside his parents, sisters, and younger brother. Gordon’s two older brothers... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Consider military vs. minimum wagethe income of our Armed Services personnel. An army recruit (E1) will make $18
Consider military vs. minimum wage
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
the income of our Armed Services personnel. An army recruit (E1) will make $18,378 annually and after eight years of enlistment, risking life and limb for the $15 an hour workers, as a sergeant (E5) will be earning $35,067 annually. My next... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Army opens all jobs to womenof adding women to new job specialties in 2012. What is significant, is that as
Army opens all jobs to women
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
of adding women to new job specialties in 2012. What is significant, is that as of the first of April, we have opened enlistment for women in all remaining job specialties. We think this is going to be positive, but context is important. Last... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In Damascus, young Syrians try to revive their livesand displacement, rampant inflation is making life impossibly expensive, and so
In Damascus, young Syrians try to revive their lives
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
and displacement, rampant inflation is making life impossibly expensive, and some young men are anxious to avoid army enlistment. But encouraged by improved security after Russia's intervention strengthened the government's position and a... Read more
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The Star
In Damascus, young Syrians try to revive their livesand displacement, rampant inflation is making life impossibly expensive, and so
In Damascus, young Syrians try to revive their lives
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
and displacement, rampant inflation is making life impossibly expensive, and some young men are anxious to avoid army enlistment. But encouraged by improved security after Russia's intervention strengthened the government's position and a... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Police embarks on E-recruitmenthas resolved to embark on an electronic recruitment. This was announced by the
Police embarks on E-recruitment
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 4 days ago
has resolved to embark on an electronic recruitment. This was announced by the Inspector General of Police John Kudalor. Enlistment into the service has been halted since last year as a result of a series of scams that have hit the process in... Read more
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Swissinfo
In Damascus, young Syrians try to revive their livesand displacement, rampant inflation is making life impossibly expensive, and so
In Damascus, young Syrians try to revive their lives
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
and displacement, rampant inflation is making life impossibly expensive, and some young men are anxious to avoid army enlistment. But encouraged by improved security after Russia's intervention strengthened the government's position and a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
10 000 Police Jobs, 796, 152 Applications - CommissionThe Police Service Commission (PSC) on Tuesday said in Abuja that it received 7
10 000 Police Jobs, 796, 152 Applications - Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Tuesday said in Abuja that it received 796,152 applications for enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force. Ikechukwu Ani, Head, Press and Public Relations of the commission, told the News Agency of Nigeria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Police Will Recruit 10,000 PersonnelThe Police Service Commission (PSC), said in Abuja on Tuesday that it received
How Police Will Recruit 10,000 Personnel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Police Service Commission (PSC), said in Abuja on Tuesday that it received 796, 152 applications for enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force. Ikechukwu Ani, Head, Press and Public Relations of the commission, told the News Agency of Nigeria... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Deported U.S. Military Veterans Fight to Return ‘Home’ From Mexicothe assumption that, you know, I took the oath and that I’m a U.S. citizen, “Ba
Deported U.S. Military Veterans Fight to Return ‘Home’ From Mexico
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
the assumption that, you know, I took the oath and that I’m a U.S. citizen, “Barajas said, pointing out that the oath of enlistment is similar to the oath of naturalization. “You’re 18 years old and hey, Uncle Sam’s going to take care of you,” he... Read more
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Western Advocate
Memories and lifelong matesRobert Menzies, and was a compulsory call-up of males who turned 18 on or after
Memories and lifelong mates
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
Robert Menzies, and was a compulsory call-up of males who turned 18 on or after November 1, 1950. Despite the compulsory enlistment, none of the men considered themselves unlucky to have their name selected. “We were really lucky because we were... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Riots in Dublin: 12 deadof it will be the assessment of district quotas in the same way as they are now
Riots in Dublin: 12 dead
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
of it will be the assessment of district quotas in the same way as they are now assessed for the purposes of voluntary enlistment. The adoption of this will involve no disturbance in the present methods of working. We have had it emphasised so... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Deported veterans fight to return 'home' from Mexicothe assumption that, you know, I took the oath and that I'm a U.S. citizen, "Ba
Deported veterans fight to return 'home' from Mexico
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
the assumption that, you know, I took the oath and that I'm a U.S. citizen, "Barajas said, pointing out that the oath of enlistment is similar to the oath of naturalization. "You're 18 years old and hey, Uncle Sam's going to take care of you," he... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Deported veterans fight to return 'home' from Mexicothe assumption that, you know, I took the oath and that I'm a U.S. citizen, "Ba
Deported veterans fight to return 'home' from Mexico
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
the assumption that, you know, I took the oath and that I'm a U.S. citizen, "Barajas said, pointing out that the oath of enlistment is similar to the oath of naturalization. "You're 18 years old and hey, Uncle Sam's going to take care of you," he... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Sleep Disorders Among Troops Are More Damaging Than We Realizeday, I was okay. But if not, my mind wouldn’t fall asleep,” he said. The drugs
Sleep Disorders Among Troops Are More Damaging Than We Realize
Task & Purpose / Posted 6 days ago
day, I was okay. But if not, my mind wouldn’t fall asleep,” he said. The drugs took a toll and when he tried to extend his enlistment, the Corps turned him down, he said. Devastated, for several months again he couldn’t sleep, finding his whole... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
A world of experiencesa desire to travel and see the world … and I thought, ‘Why not do it on Uncle S
A world of experiences
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
a desire to travel and see the world … and I thought, ‘Why not do it on Uncle Sam’s dime?’” he laughed. Shortly after his enlistment in August 1984, the young recruit reported to Lackland Air Force Base in Texas to complete his basic training.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Marine reservist in World War II put safety, pride in her designsat boot camp, it was a matter of getting up and doing things.” The Marine Corp
Marine reservist in World War II put safety, pride in her designs
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
at boot camp, it was a matter of getting up and doing things.” The Marine Corps took notice that Herberger, before her enlistment, had worked as a commercial artist at an advertising agency. So, ending her dreams of seeing the world and getting... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gallery: Your Anzac Day legendshe signed up, falsifying his age in April 1917." After David received a white
Gallery: Your Anzac Day legends
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
he signed up, falsifying his age in April 1917." After David received a white feather in the mail, his uncle signed the enlistment papers as his father. David died of the flu in France on November 18, 1918, just one week after the... Read more
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News Mail
Remembering the 46 lives lost from Isisreturning home to their loved ones. "About 350 men out of a population of 1600
Remembering the 46 lives lost from Isis
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
returning home to their loved ones. "About 350 men out of a population of 1600 went over. The highest or second highest enlistment rate in Australia," Cr Trevor said. "We gave 350 but lost 46, which is a pretty fair sacrifice - one local family... Read more
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York Daily Record
Glen Rock claimed youngest Civil War soldier from York County10, 1851, and enrolled February 20, 1865, Co. E, 101st Pennsylvania Volunteers,
Glen Rock claimed youngest Civil War soldier from York County
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
10, 1851, and enrolled February 20, 1865, Co. E, 101st Pennsylvania Volunteers, being fourteen years old at the time of his enlistment." According to researcher Dennis W. Brandt, when Dise enlisted in the army in the winter of 1865 he was living... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Trials of a war - written in his own wordsphotos, maps, and visual guides which let visitors walk in the footsteps of the
Trials of a war - written in his own words
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
photos, maps, and visual guides which let visitors walk in the footsteps of the region's soldiers - from the excitement of enlistment, to training, reaching "the nightmare of the Western Front, The Somme and Passchendale", before... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Denver woman becomes first female infantryman in Coloradorestrictions on military service. “It was the best feeling I’ve ever experienc
Denver woman becomes first female infantryman in Colorado
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
restrictions on military service. “It was the best feeling I’ve ever experienced in my life,” Schlag said of the enlistment ceremony. “I was so nervous and then when the ceremony actually came I thought this is real I actually made it to... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Denver woman becomes first female infantryman in Coloradorestrictions on military service. “It was the best feeling I’ve ever experienc
Denver woman becomes first female infantryman in Colorado
KWGN Denver / Posted 7 days ago
restrictions on military service. “It was the best feeling I’ve ever experienced in my life,” Schlag said of the enlistment ceremony. “I was so nervous and then when the ceremony actually came I thought this is real I actually made it to... Read more
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CBS Denver
U.S. Army Enlists Colorado's First Woman Into Combat Rolebranches. U.S. Army Denver Recruiting Battalion Commander, Lieutenant Colonel
U.S. Army Enlists Colorado's First Woman Into Combat Role
CBS Denver / Posted 8 days ago
branches. U.S. Army Denver Recruiting Battalion Commander, Lieutenant Colonel Eric Winterrowed, gives the Oath of Enlistment to Private Kayleigh Schlag and other young men and women enlisting in the respective military branches at the... Read more
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The Columbian
Military-bound seniors recognized Thursdayfor Gov. Jay Inslee; Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver; and Steve Webb, superintend
Military-bound seniors recognized Thursday
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
for Gov. Jay Inslee; Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver; and Steve Webb, superintendent of Vancouver Public Schools, which is hosting the event. The program includes the oath of enlistment. There will be a reception with cake and ice cream at 8:3... Read more
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Denver Post
First Colorado woman in combat role takes U.S. Army oath in DenverThe first Colorado woman recruited by the U.S. Army into a potential combat rol
First Colorado woman in combat role takes U.S. Army oath in Denver
Denver Post / Posted 8 days ago
The first Colorado woman recruited by the U.S. Army into a potential combat role took an oath of enlistment Friday. Kayleigh Schlag, of Denver, enlisted as an "11X Infantryman as part of the Department of Defense's initiative to lift all... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Wyoming woman is 3rd in U.S. to enlist in Army Infantryrecruit, to get them ready for boot camp. May started training at the Cody Rec
Wyoming woman is 3rd in U.S. to enlist in Army Infantry
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
recruit, to get them ready for boot camp. May started training at the Cody Recreation Center in January, to meet the same enlistment standards that the males will be required to meet. “For the two mile for the PT test, it’s just under 15 minutes... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Family reunion 100 years in the makinghis grandson, John Smith, had an idea to march on Anzac Day in his home town to
Family reunion 100 years in the making
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
his grandson, John Smith, had an idea to march on Anzac Day in his home town to mark 100 year's since his grandfather's enlistment in the First World War. "I saw a video my cousin made after he went overseas and visited the battlefields in... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Families entwined in tragedyat the National Bank in Oamaru before joining the 8th Otago Infantry Battalion,
Families entwined in tragedy
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
at the National Bank in Oamaru before joining the 8th Otago Infantry Battalion, despite initially being considered unfit on enlistment, due to a childhood bout of rheumatism. He served in Egypt and at the Western Front, was promoted to corporal and... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Ledford graduate becomes High Point's police chief3rd Battalion, 11th Special Forces Group (Airborne). While also working at the
Ledford graduate becomes High Point's police chief
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
3rd Battalion, 11th Special Forces Group (Airborne). While also working at the police department, he completed a six-year enlistment with the Army Reserves, rising to the rank of staff sergeant (E-6). He received a bachelor’s degree from Laurel... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Making every port of calljoined the U.S. Navy as a commissioned officer, and married Kae. They have five
Making every port of call
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
joined the U.S. Navy as a commissioned officer, and married Kae. They have five children, four daughters and a son. After enlistment, Bill went directly to submarine school and the following year he was off to the U.S. Naval Nuclear Power School... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Kenneth J. Shultz appointed as High Point’s new police chief3rd Battalion, 11th Special Forces Group (Airborne). While also working at the
Kenneth J. Shultz appointed as High Point’s new police chief
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 10 days ago
3rd Battalion, 11th Special Forces Group (Airborne). While also working at the police department, he completed a six year enlistment with the Army Reserves, rising to the rank of Staff Sergeant (E-6). Shultz is married to his wife Kimberly who... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Veteran's History Project - Captain Georgia A. Horneoffices. When it was hard decision time, Georgia went to the Army office, but t
Veteran's History Project - Captain Georgia A. Horne
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
offices. When it was hard decision time, Georgia went to the Army office, but they didn't have the paperwork for her enlistment completed. She went to the Air Force where the forms were all completed and she joined. As all personnel who have... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
BIGBANG: The biggest boy band in the world you probably haven’t heard ofis tinged with bittersweetness, as the three oldest members of the band ready t
BIGBANG: The biggest boy band in the world you probably haven’t heard of
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
is tinged with bittersweetness, as the three oldest members of the band ready themselves for two-year mandatory military enlistment at the end of this year and next year. Despite the finality of that sentence, BIGBANG is still a boy band worth... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
BIGBANG: The biggest boy band in the world you probably haven’t heard ofis tinged with bittersweetness, as the three oldest members of the band ready t
BIGBANG: The biggest boy band in the world you probably haven’t heard of
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 10 days ago
is tinged with bittersweetness, as the three oldest members of the band ready themselves for two-year mandatory military enlistment at the end of this year and next year. Despite the finality of that sentence, BIGBANG is still a boy band worth... Read more
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