Saturday , 25 January 2020

Tag Archives: helping others

Wednesday Warfighter: “You’re Here To Save People”

They are the airmen of the 33rd Expeditionary Helicopter Maintenance Unit.  They insure the fleet of helicopters of the 83rd rescue squadron is mission-capable.  They maintain and sustain 24 hour operations, ready for whenever a call comes in to scramble a rescue mission. “I do this job because I love it and there’s nothing better than that.  You’re here to …

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Rhode Island Guardsman Sacrifices Life for Afghan Child

By Kris Gonzalez, correspondent for A Rhode Island National Guard soldier gave his life  to save an Afghan child. Sgt. Dennis Weichel Jr. died from injuries sustained when he was struck by an armored fighting vehicle after moving an Afghan boy to safety. “Sadly, today we realized the death of a Rhode Island National Guard soldier in a combat zone, and …

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Commitment to Helping Others

By: Marilyn A. James From  Committment to Helping Others I had been unemployed since 2008 and remained active both mentally and professionally through volunteering. I started my volunteer endeavors with the 230th Financial Management Company serving as the units Family Readiness Group Leader. The more I did for the unit and it’s families I realized that more could be …

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