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By Robert L. Gordon III Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Military Community and Family Policy) One of the most exciting aspects of my job is adapting and improving our programs and services to better support our military families.  An example …
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Video by the Defense Media Activity Hometown News The transition back to a pre-deployment lifestyle can be a stressful time for the entire family if not handled correctly.  Fleet Activities Sasebo family support center hosted a return and reunion seminar …
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From Naval Air Facility Misawa This 121-year-old rivalry isn’t limited to just midshipmen and cadets. Two units from Misawa Air Base, Japan, battle it out in their own annual Army/Navy flag football game in the spirit of competition and camaraderie.  So …
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Sailors stand amid wrecked planes at the Ford Island seaplane base, watching as USS Shaw (DD-373) explodes in the center background, 7 December 1941. USS Nevada (BB-36) is also visible in the middle background, with her bow headed toward the …
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North Dakota National Guard Public Affairs FARGO, N.D. — The last North Dakota National Guard member to have served in the Vietnam War retired on Wednesday, 30 November 2011. Master Sgt. Alan K. Peterson, of West Fargo, N.D., was honored …
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