Tag: former Army Black Hawk pilot Sen. Tammy Duckworth

Military July 03, 04, 2020

Military.com: Navy Chief Who Died Aboard Deployed Carrier Roosevelt Identified; Troops Who Admit Marijuana Use Would Be Allowed to Reenlist Under New Provision; Duckworth Says She’ll Block Military Promotions Until Vindman Gets Consideration; At Rushmore, Trump Announces Plan to Establish ‘National Garden’ of Heroes and more ->


Task & Purpose: Here’s what it was like for the first woman to command a Marine Corps ground combat battalion; This is the Army’s message to parents of prospective soldiers in the wake of Vanessa Guillen’s disappearance; ‘Nothing like this should ever happen to one of our own’ — Army leaders call for justice in case of Vanessa Guillen and more ->

The Angry Staff Officer: An Ongoing American Revolution





Military February 25, 2020

Military.com: Duckworth: Army’s New Helicopters Should Not Be Designed for Anyone Else; ‘Workshops for Warriors’ Is Intense, Effective Training for Skilled Manufacturing Jobs; Top Marine General Wants More Women Serving in Ground-Combat Jobs; The VA Is Holding an Athletic Competition in Wisconsin This Summer. Sign Up Now and more ->
Task & Purpose: AFRICOM claims it killed leader of deadly raid on US forces in Kenya; 51 Years Ago, This Airman Threw Himself on a Burning Flare to Save His Crew; Nine years after losing both legs in Afghanistan, he’s found purpose in family, friends and inspiring others; Wisconsin governor appoints new National Guard chief to replace predecessor who covered up sexual assault allegations; Cops arrest suspected burglars after soldier deployed to Iraq sees them on his Nest cam and more ->
DOD: Joint Staff Doctor Explains TBI Diagnosis Procedures; Esper Urges South Korea to Contribute More to Its Defense and more ->