Author Archives: Ian Graham

In support of the national response efforts led by the U.S. State Department, USAID, and U.S. Southern Command, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has deployed an initial team of four engineers in response to the earthquake in Haiti. …
Read More

Posted in DoD News | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

A crowd of women sit after a call for order during the distribution of humanitarian aid in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Jan. 19, 2010. When crowds become unruly, U.S. Army soldiers and volunteers stop handing out food and water, resuming after order …
Read More

Posted in DoD News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

By Ian Graham When Command Sgt. Maj. Leon Caffie’s retirement becomes effective Jan. 22, it will be the end of a career spanning nearly 40 years, one that began the way literally no Army careers start presently. Caffie, in his …
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Pentagon Channel | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

The USNS Comfort is scheduled to arrive in Haiti Wednesday morning. Here’s a status update from the Pentagon Channel. For more videos coming from the Department of Defense, watch DoDvClips.

Posted in Pentagon Channel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Rachel McMarr Combined Maritime Forces Public Affairs MANAMA, Bahrain – Jamaica-flagged Motor Vessel (M/V) Miltiades came under attack and successfully deterred suspected pirates Jan. 17, while transiting approximately 130 nautical miles southwest of Al …
Read More

Posted in DoD News | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments