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By Robert L. Gordon III, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Military Community and Family Policy) Earlier today, Dr. Stanley wrote about the comprehensive support effort underway in response to the recent devastating events in Japan.  Supporting an effort of this …
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Actively Supporting the DoD Family Impacted by the Tragedy in Japan: Perspectives from the Undersecretary of Defense (Personnel and Readiness) The devastating events still unfolding in Japan – the impact of an 9.0 magnitude earthquake, a 10(+) meter tsunami, and …
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A copilot with the 353rd Special Operations Group looks out the window of an MC-130P Combat Shadow March 28. The MC-130P carried fuel and humanitarian aid to help the citizens of Sendai. Photo by Staff Sgt. Samuel Morse

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A child at the Biko-en Children’s Care House waits in line to be served food during a community service project by Naval Air Facility Misawa. Volunteers from NAFM and Misawa Air Base served a home-cooked meal to the children and …
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In the “This Week in the DoD” podcast for March 25: The deadline for service members, veterans, and beneficiaries to apply for Retroactive Stop Loss Special Pay has been extended to April 8, as part of the continuing resolution funding …
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