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Army Sgt. 1st Class Randy Shughart received the Medal of Honor for his actions while serving as a sniper team member with Army Special Operations Command in Mogadishu, Somalia, Oct. 3, 1993.
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Photo: Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah and Slovenian medical personnel conduct a patient survey on an Afghan casualty at the battle aid station on Forward Operating Base Farah, Afghanistan, Dec. 26, 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives/released)

Army Lt. Col. (Dr.) Robert Mabry has designed a fellowship program that he hopes will improve the survival rates of battlefield casualties.
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By Jim Garamone, AFPS From www.defense.gov  LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Success in Iraq and the drawdown in Afghanistan does not mean the U.S. military should be dismantled, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said here today. Panetta spoke to more than 1,200 people at …
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In “This Week in the DoD” for Jan. 27: President Barack Obama delivered the State of the Union address to Congress on Tuesday. He highlighted plans to invest in alternative energy, including a U.S. Navy biofuel plan. He also appealed …
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A top U.S. Navy official said commercial fleets should take a new measure to avoid the threat of piracy off the horn of Africa: lock’n’load. Navy Adm. Mark P. Fitzgerald, commander of U.S. naval forces in Europe and Africa and …
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