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For many women and men, the Olympics are the pinnacle of success to aspire to in athletic competition. For one sailor, that dream has come true… but not just for her. IT1 Sandra Uptagrafft is at the Olympics this year WITH her husband, Eric, …
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Lt. Col. Sean Filson, former Marine Barracks Washington executive officer, and his wife, Jennifer, watch their final Friday Evening Parade during their tenure here, July 27. Filson served as Guard Company’s commanding officer and the Barracks XO in his four-year …
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When service members first don their uniforms and pick up their rifles, they do not set aside their citizenship. They reaffirm it, vow to guard it and assume the responsibility to maintain the professionalism of their station. Exercising civic rights …
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This video provides guidance for how to apply for veterans health benefits online, paying special attention to the most complicated aspects of the online application form. Are you being discharged or released from the military?  Are you a veteran of …
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Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus discussed the importance of the great green fleet at Boston Navy Week.  He talked about this year’s demonstration at this years Rim of the Pacific exercise. “The carrier and the submarine will be running …
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