Military January 04, 2018

Press Operations: DoD Identifies Army Casualty
By Katie Lange Defense Media Activity: Top 5 DoDLive Blogs of 2017
y Alexandra Snyder, Defense Media Activity: Don’t be Shellfish, Plant a Reef: How the Military Uses Oysters to Protect Shores
By Air Force Staff Sgt. Stephanie J. Lambert, 109th Airlift Wing: Face of Defense: Airman Returns From Hurricane Relief With Furry Friend
By Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Corwin Colbert, Navy Region Hawaii: ‘First Navy Jack’ Flies in Hawaii to Honor 17 Sailors Lost in Collision
By Gerald Rogers, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District: Task Force Couple Delivers ‘Inseparable’ Disaster Support
By Shannon Collins DoD News, Defense Media Activity:Socom’s HEROs Combat Human Trafficking to Save Children Around the Globe
WASHINGTON, Jan. 2, 2018 — January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, and the Defense Department has teams who work year-round to combat these crimes worldwide.

The Human Exploitation Rescue Operative, or HERO, Child-Rescue Corps is a program developed by U.S. Special Operations Command, Warrior Care Program-Career Transition, the National Association to Protect Children and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said Army Col. Kimberly Moros, chief of Socom’s career transition initiatives.
By Samuel King Eglin Air Force Base: Face of Defense: Airman’s Buddy Care Effort Saves Accident Victim’s Hand

By Air Force Staff Sgt. Divine Cox 455th Air Expeditionary Wing: Deployed Airman Provides Critical Care Anywhere