Tag: Army Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn Cashe

Military September 23, 2020

Task & Purpose: House lawmakers unanimously pass bill that would allow Alwyn Cashe to finally receive the Medal of Honor

Military.com: Tuskegee Airman from Arizona who Flew in 3 Wars Dies at 95; Coast Guard Crew Stamps Out Fire Aboard Cutter Waesche; In First, Marine Corps F-35 Fighters Deploy Aboard British Aircraft Carrier and more->

DOD: Top DOD Officials to Hold Virtual Town Hall Meeting

Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper; Army Gen. Mark A. Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; and Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman Ramón “CZ” Colón-López will hold a virtual global town hall meeting at the Pentagon to provide service members, their families and DOD civilians an opportunity to ask questions on the department’s COVID-19 response and diversity and inclusion at 10 a.m. EDT Sept. 24, 2020.

The event will be streamed live on Defense.gov, on DVIDS and on the DOD Facebook page.


By Thomas Brading, Army News Service: Holocaust survivor to receive top military police medal





Military August 28, 2020

Military.com: SecDef Throws Support Behind Medal of Honor for Fallen Iraq Hero Alwyn Cashe; Deadliest’ Parris Island Marine Reveals the Secrets of His Record-Setting Shoot; Air Force Sergeant Pleads Not Guilty in 2nd Killing of an Officer and more ->
Task & Purpose: Green Berets receive valor awards for grueling eight-hour firefight against elite Taliban force in Afghanistan; US expected to reduce troops in Iraq by a third to about 3,500, official says; How to entrepreneur like a veteran and more ->





Military October 18, 2019

Military.com: Vets in Congress Renew Medal of Honor Plea for Army ‘Legend’ Alwyn Cashe; Attorney: Lawsuit Planned over VA Hospital Death in West Virginia; Charged with Killing His ‘Best Bud,’ Coast Guardsman Appears in Camp Pendleton Courtroom; Bullpup or Belt-Fed? Prototypes for Army’s Next-Gen Squad Weapons Finally Revealed and more->
Task & Purpose: Former VA Secretary: ‘Now is the time’ to research medical marijuana; Good Boyfriend Cory Booker read a WWII novel to Rosario Dawson over the phone and I’m here for it; ‘I’m the Meryl Streep of generals’ — Mattis hits back at Trump for calling him the ‘world’s most overrated general’ and more ->
DOD: Response to Catastrophe Would Require Unified Effort; Face of Defense: All Smiles and more ->