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Beauregard Daily News
Fort Polk sets May 26 Memorial Day ceremonyhe Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk will host a Memorial Day cerem
Fort Polk sets May 26 Memorial Day ceremony
Beauregard Daily News / Posted yesterday
he Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk will host a Memorial Day ceremony to honor service members both past and present, Thursday, May 26 at 10 a.m. at Warrior Memorial Park. Keynote speaker is Brig. Gen. Gary Brito, commander of the JRTC... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
DeRidder Soldier, two Polk Soldiers names going on Memorial WallWeathers, a DeRidder High School graduate who died in Afghanistan in 2014 and t
DeRidder Soldier, two Polk Soldiers names going on Memorial Wall
Beauregard Daily News / Posted yesterday
Weathers, a DeRidder High School graduate who died in Afghanistan in 2014 and two other soldiers who were stationed at Fort Polk will be added to a wall of the Louisiana Memorial Plaza in Baton Rouge on Memorial Day. Weathers’ family will place... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
National Guard Trains For Real Thing At Fort Drumyears and is the last step before heading to the final stage of training. In J
National Guard Trains For Real Thing At Fort Drum
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 3 days ago
years and is the last step before heading to the final stage of training. In July, the 27th Infantry Brigade will head to Fort Polk, Louisiana for a final two and a half weeks of realistic training scenarios. "Once you fire these rounds, you... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
4H achievers get special daygroup of special guests led by Sergeant First Class Jasper, a former 4H member,
4H achievers get special day
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
group of special guests led by Sergeant First Class Jasper, a former 4H member, came after lunch with military dogs from Fort Polk to do demonstrations of what military dogs do. 4H isn’t just showing cows and pigs anymore. It has become something... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Legislature on-board for I-14 pathhighway; and DOTD is pursuing its development of the LA 8/LA 28 corridor, havin
Legislature on-board for I-14 path
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
highway; and DOTD is pursuing its development of the LA 8/LA 28 corridor, having completed LA 28 between Alexandria and Fort Polk, and having included the relocation of LA 28 south of Alexandria in Priority A of the Statewide Transportation Plan... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Hometown Heroes: Honoring Clark and Champaign County veteransor were you drafted? Drafted. Dates of Service: 1968 to 1969 Deployment/Bases
Hometown Heroes: Honoring Clark and Champaign County veterans
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
or were you drafted? Drafted. Dates of Service: 1968 to 1969 Deployment/Bases: Fort Jackson, S.C.; Fort Benning, Ga.; Fort Polk, La.; Vietnam; Fort Dix, N.J. Time Served: 1 year and nine months, including eight months at Walton Army Hospital... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent displayJames said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent display
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
James said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.10. James said members of the New York Fire Department will be in attendance as well as some other special guest from up north as well as military members from Fort... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent displayJames said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent display
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
James said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.10. James said members of the New York Fire Department will be in attendance as well as some other special guest from up north as well as military members from Fort... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent displayJames said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent display
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
James said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.10. James said members of the New York Fire Department will be in attendance as well as some other special guest from up north as well as military members from Fort... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent displayJames said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent display
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
James said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.10. James said members of the New York Fire Department will be in attendance as well as some other special guest from up north as well as military members from Fort... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY National Guard unit to conduct 4-day training missionas Guardsmen from across the state travel to and from Fort Drum. The training
NY National Guard unit to conduct 4-day training mission
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
as Guardsmen from across the state travel to and from Fort Drum. The training mission is the brigade's last before the unit heads to Army's Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, Louisiana, in July. The unit last trained there 15 year... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY National Guard unit to conduct 4-day training missionFort Drum. The training mission is the brigade's last before the unit heads to
NY National Guard unit to conduct 4-day training mission
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
Fort Drum. The training mission is the brigade's last before the unit heads to Army's Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, Louisiana, in July. The unit last trained there 15 years ago. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent displayJames said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.
Piece of World Trade Center coming to Jasper for permanent display
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
James said. The memorial will be mad public during a special ceremony on Sept.10. James said members of the New York Fire Department will be in attendance as well as some other special guest from up north as well as military members from Fort... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Robert D. SimmerL. and Carrie (Dowd) Simmer. He was a graduate from the Houghton High School.
Robert D. Simmer
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
L. and Carrie (Dowd) Simmer. He was a graduate from the Houghton High School. He served in the United States Army at Fort Polk, Louisiana, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, and Fort Sam, in Houston, Texas. Bob started working for the Copper Range... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
3,000 National Guard Soldiers Train At Fort Drum This Weekendthe final dress rehearsal exercise before the unit heads to the Army's Joint Re
3,000 National Guard Soldiers Train At Fort Drum This Weekend
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 6 days ago
the final dress rehearsal exercise before the unit heads to the Army's Joint Readiness Training Center, known as JRTC, at Fort Polk, Louisiana in July. Part of the training will involve the air assault of the 2nd Battalion, 108th Infantry from... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Civilians get sense of battle with visit in 'the box' Posted May. 15, 2016 at 7:00 AM FORT POLK - Imagine a world where you are co
Civilians get sense of battle with visit in 'the box'
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Posted May. 15, 2016 at 7:00 AM FORT POLK - Imagine a world where you are completely immersed in battle. Where you areup against an enemy so skilled you have to be on your guard at all times.... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Army releases name of soldier killed at Fort PolkThe Army has released the name of the soldier killed at Fort Polk Wednesday. P
Army releases name of soldier killed at Fort Polk
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 days ago
The Army has released the name of the soldier killed at Fort Polk Wednesday. Pfc. Victor J. Stanfill ("Rakkasans), 19, an infantryman with Company A, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, died from injuries sustained... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Soldier from Fulton dies during training in Louisiana— The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffer
Soldier from Fulton dies during training in Louisiana
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
— The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. A statement from Fort Campbell says the soldier died Tuesday after participating in the event at the... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
ABC cancels 'Nashville' after 4 seasonstraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
ABC cancels 'Nashville' after 4 seasons
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Homeowners consider flood insurance after recent raintraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Homeowners consider flood insurance after recent rain
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
'Supergirl' moving from CBS to CW for season 2training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
'Supergirl' moving from CBS to CW for season 2
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Army releases name of the soldier killed at Fort PolkThe Army has released the name of the soldier killed at Fort Polk Wednesday. P
Army releases name of the soldier killed at Fort Polk
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
The Army has released the name of the soldier killed at Fort Polk Wednesday. Pfc. Victor J. Stanfill ("Rakkasans), 19, an infantryman with Company A, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, died from injuries sustained... Read more
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Salon.com
Fort Campbell soldier dies during training in Louisiana— The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffer
Fort Campbell soldier dies during training in Louisiana
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
— The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. A statement from Fort Campbell says the soldier died Tuesday after participating in the event at the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Army releases name of the soldier killed at Fort PolkThe Army has released the name of the soldier killed at Fort Polk Wednesday. P
Army releases name of the soldier killed at Fort Polk
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
The Army has released the name of the soldier killed at Fort Polk Wednesday. Pfc. Victor J. Stanfill ("Rakkasans), 19, an infantryman with Company A, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, died from injuries sustained... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Missing TN girl found safe, uncle in custodytraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Missing TN girl found safe, uncle in custody
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Hunters Lane parents receive call about graduation securitytraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Hunters Lane parents receive call about graduation security
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Franklin firefighters take part in Fill the Boot campaigntraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Franklin firefighters take part in Fill the Boot campaign
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Carlie Trent found safe in Hawkins County, TNtraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Carlie Trent found safe in Hawkins County, TN
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Flood waters receding in Portland, TNtraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Flood waters receding in Portland, TN
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Soldier killed during training exercise is ID'dhas identified a 101st Airborne Division soldier who died of injuries suffered
Soldier killed during training exercise is ID'd
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
has identified a 101st Airborne Division soldier who died of injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. In a news release, officials from the post on the Kentucky-Tennessee border where the 101st is based... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Soldier killed during training exercise is ID'dhas identified a 101st Airborne Division soldier who died of injuries suffered
Soldier killed during training exercise is ID'd
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
has identified a 101st Airborne Division soldier who died of injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. In a news release, officials from the post on the Kentucky-Tennessee border where the 101st is based... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Mom leaves toddlers at home alone to go to Zumba classtraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Mom leaves toddlers at home alone to go to Zumba class
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Missing TN girl possibly spotted in Southern ILtraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Missing TN girl possibly spotted in Southern IL
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Officials ID Fort Campbell soldier killed during training exercisetraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Officials ID Fort Campbell soldier killed during training exercise
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Carlie Trent found safe in Hawkins Countytraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Carlie Trent found safe in Hawkins County
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Hickman County inmate missing from work assignmenttraining exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed d
Hickman County inmate missing from work assignment
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 days ago
training exercise Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana on Tuesday. Fort Campbell officials have identified the soldier killed during a live fire training... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Frantic Mother goose hails down police for helpkilled during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire tr
Frantic Mother goose hails down police for help
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
killed during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire training in Louisiana (Photo: Courtesy of Fort Polk) A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered Tuesday while doing live-fire... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Driver arrested after one-car rollover on Loop 323killed during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire tr
Driver arrested after one-car rollover on Loop 323
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
killed during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire training in Louisiana (Photo: Courtesy of Fort Polk) A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered Tuesday while doing live-fire... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Widespread power outage reported in Longview areakilled during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire tr
Widespread power outage reported in Longview area
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
killed during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire training in Louisiana (Photo: Courtesy of Fort Polk) A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered Tuesday while doing live-fire... Read more
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KCEN-TV
SWAT Units Respond to Barricaded Suspect— A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered
SWAT Units Respond to Barricaded Suspect
KCEN-TV / Posted 11 days ago
— A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered Tuesday while doing live-fire training at Fort Polk, authorities reported. ALEXANDRIA, La. — A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
ETX 6th grader breaks world record in FRESH 15 racekilled during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire tr
ETX 6th grader breaks world record in FRESH 15 race
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
killed during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire training in Louisiana (Photo: Courtesy of Fort Polk) A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered Tuesday while doing live-fire... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
George Zimmerman selling Trayvon Martin pistolkilled during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire tr
George Zimmerman selling Trayvon Martin pistol
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
killed during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire training in Louisiana (Photo: Courtesy of Fort Polk) A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered Tuesday while doing live-fire... Read more
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KCEN-TV
UT Board Meeting to Discuss Campus Carry— A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered
UT Board Meeting to Discuss Campus Carry
KCEN-TV / Posted 11 days ago
— A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered Tuesday while doing live-fire training at Fort Polk, authorities reported. ALEXANDRIA, La. — A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Lufkin man arrested after alleged shooting, kidnapping and brief standoff with policekilled during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire tr
Lufkin man arrested after alleged shooting, kidnapping and brief standoff with police
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
killed during live-fire training in LouisianaSoldier killed during live-fire training in Louisiana (Photo: Courtesy of Fort Polk) A soldier with the Army’s 101st Airborne Division died from injuries suffered Tuesday while doing live-fire... Read more
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ABC News
Fort Campbell Soldier Dies During Training in LouisianaThe Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffered
Fort Campbell Soldier Dies During Training in Louisiana
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. A statement from Fort Campbell says the soldier died May 10 after participating in the event at the Joint... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Fort Campbell soldier dies during training in Louisiana- The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffer
Fort Campbell soldier dies during training in Louisiana
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
- The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. A statement from Fort Campbell says the soldier died May 10 after participating in the event at the... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
New sentencing date set for ex-Vanderbilt football player Cory Bateysoldier killed in training exercise in Louisiana A Fort Campbell soldier has d
New sentencing date set for ex-Vanderbilt football player Cory Batey
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
soldier killed in training exercise in Louisiana A Fort Campbell soldier has died after a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana. A Fort Campbell soldier has died after a live fire training exercise at Fort Polk in... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Fort Campbell Soldier Dies During Training in Louisiana- The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffer
Fort Campbell Soldier Dies During Training in Louisiana
WDIO Duluth / Posted 12 days ago
- The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. A statement from Fort Campbell says the soldier died May 10 after participating in the event at the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Fort Campbell soldier dies during training in Louisiana- The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffer
Fort Campbell soldier dies during training in Louisiana
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
- The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. A statement from Fort Campbell says the soldier died May 10 after participating in the event at the... Read more
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FOX News
Fort Campbell soldier dies during training in Louisiana– The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffer
Fort Campbell soldier dies during training in Louisiana
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
– The Army says a 101st Airborne Division soldier has died from injuries suffered during a live-fire training exercise at Fort Polk, Louisiana. A statement from Fort Campbell says the soldier died May 10 after participating in the event at the... Read more
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