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Military March 30, 2018

By Lisa Rathke: Sculptor of Korean War memorial soldiers dies at 93

Frank Chalfant Gaylord II (March 9, 1925 – March 21, 2018) was an American sculptor best known for “The Column”, a sculptural tableaux of United States soldiers and sailors which is part of the Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Pentagon Chief Spokesperson Dana W. White: Department Of Defense Press Briefing By Pentagon Chief Spokesperson Dana W. White In The Pentagon Briefing Room
DANA WHITE: Hello, everyone.

Q: Morning.

MS. WHITE: I haven’t seen you guys in a — a week or so. I’m hoping that there’s actually spring showing up this weekend. That’s my hope.

First, President Trump recently established March 29th as our National Vietnam War Veterans Day. Today is the first anniversary of that special day.

To commemorate our Vietnam War heroes, Deputy Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan will host a ceremony this afternoon at the Vietnam Memorial. On behalf of a grateful nation, we want to thank all who served during the Vietnam War, as well as their families, for their service and for their sacrifices.

By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Pentagon Spokesperson Addresses DoD Budget, Syria, Transgender Policy
By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity: U.S. Brigade Arrives in Afghanistan to Advise, Strengthen Afghan Forces
The Angry Staff Officer: A Soldier and His Dog: Review of “Sgt Stubby: An American Hero”
Office of Naval Research: Game of Drones: Computers To Help Navy Recruit Unmanned Systems Operators
By Air Force Master Sgt. Matt Hecht, New Jersey National Guard: Face of Defense: Soldier Breaks Through ‘Glass Ceiling’
By Air Force Airman 1st Class Jonathan McElderry 5th Bomb Wing: Airmen Bond with 4-Legged Wingmen
By Air Force Airman 1st Class Alexandria Lee 100th Air Refueling Wing: Face of Defense: Single Parents Lead Households, Squadrons
By Army Staff Sgt. Leticia Samuels, 449th Theater Aviation Brigade: Soldier-Geologist Maintains Helicopters in Iraq