Tag: James N. Mattis

Military April 07, 2018

N.Y. Air Guardsmen Honor Comrades Killed in Iraq
Secretary Mattis Press Topper at the Pentagon with Slovenian Minister of Defense Andreja Katic
By Katie Lange Defense Media Activity: College Students Explain: This Is Why We Joined ROTC
By Army Staff Sgt. David Overson Joint Multinational Readiness Center Hohenfels: Face of Defense: Soldier Kicks It Up a Notch to Set Fitness Example
By Matthew Schehl Naval Postgraduate School: Cyber Students Learn While Gaming
By Monty Munford: TechVets Will Teach Military Veterans To Learn Cybersecurity And Build National Security

By Army Sgt. 1st Class Doug Roles, 28th Infantry Division: Wounded Troops Share Stories, Strength
Eisenhower Award to Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva
Week in Photos: March 31-April 6

Military March 12, 2018

Sammy L. Davis, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, to get state’s highest award

Sammy Lee Davis (born November 1, 1946) is an American who served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and was awarded the nation’s highest military medal for valor, the Medal of Honor.


By Alexandria: Soldier Received Medal of Honor for World War II Heroics

Francis Sherman “Frank” Currey (born June 29, 1925) is a former United States Army technical sergeant and a recipient of the United States military’s highest decoration for valor—the Medal of Honor—for his heroic actions in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge, in World War II. He is one of four living Medal of Honor recipients of the war.
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Press Operations Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis: Press Gaggle En Route to Oman
By Terri Moon Cronk DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Mattis Sees No Change in Russian Military Capability in Light of Putin’s Speech

Military January 05, 2018

By Katie Lange Defense Media Activity: It’s Time: How to Opt into the New Blended Retirement System
Huh, be interesting to know what his former C.O’s think of him.
By Ben Phillips: Marc William Hampton – ‘My America’ according to an ex-Army cavalry scout, tanker (VIDEO)
Originally from California, he now resides in Radcliff, Kentucky, adjacent to the Fort Knox Army Base. His daily driver is a decommissioned M35A1 deuce and a half truck. In this video, he explains the many benefits of this vehicle.

By Chris Eger: A quick look at Marine snipers and their rifles through the years (PHOTOS)
Soldiers Participate in Multinational Sniper School Tryouts
Marine Maker: A Course in Innovation

By Marine Corps Sgt. Ian Ferro, Marine Forces Reserve: Face of Defense: Funeral Details Enhance Marine’s Commitment to Service
By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Mattis Discusses U.S.-South Korean Exercises, Iran Protests
Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis: Press Gaggle with Secretary Mattis

Mattis, Qatari Senior Official Discuss Defense Issues

Mattis, Qatari Senior Official Discuss Defense Issues

DoD News, Defense Media Activity

WASHINGTON, Dec. 30, 2017 — During a Dec. 28 phone conversation, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis congratulated Qatar Minister of Defense Khalid Al-Attiyah for the minister’s promotion to deputy prime minister, according to a statement released by Pentagon press operations.


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