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Military November 15, 2018

By Brady McCombs: Remains of Mayor Killed in Afghanistan Returned to Utah
 
 
 
 
By Oriana Pawlyk: Air Force Identifies Pilots Killed, Injured in Latest T-38 Trainer Crash
 
 
 
 
By Hope Hodge Seck: SEALs, Marines Charged in Strangling Murder of Green Beret in Mali
 
 
 
 
By Paul Szoldra and Jared Keller: REVEALED: Here Is The Charge Sheet For The Navy SEAL Accused Of War Crimes In Mosul
 
 
 
 
The Associated Press: Homeless Marine Vet in $400,000 GoFundMe Benefit Arrested
 
 
 
 
By Jeff Schogol: Mattis Says He Ditched The Border Mission’s Name Because It Sounded Too Military
 
 
 
 
En Route Southwest Border Press Gaggle by Secretary Mattis
 
 
 
 
By Jeff Schogol: First Female Soldier In Decades Selected For Green Beret Training
 
 
 
 
Navy to Commission Littoral Combat Ship Sioux City
The ceremony can be viewed on the Navy Live blog at http://navylive.dodlive.mil.

Media may direct queries to the Navy Office of Information at (703) 697-5342. For more information about the Littoral Combat Ship Program: http://www.navy.mil/navydata/fact_display.asp?cid=4200&tid=1650&ct=4

Additional information about the future USS Sioux City (LCS 11) can be found at: https://www.history.navy.mil/research/histories/ship-histories/danfs/s/sioux-city–lcs-11-.html
 
 
 
 
By Richard Sisk: Veteran Leaders Call For Probe of Abuse Allegations At VA Nursing Homes
 
 
 
 
By Lt. Gen. Shafaat U. Shah, Pakistan Army ( Ret.): In Defense of Liddell Hart’s ‘Strategy’
Lt. Gen. Shafaat U. Shah( Ret) was commissioned in Pakistan Army in 1971. Over 39 years of service he held a variety of command , staff and instructional assignments, including Military Secretary to the President of Pakistan and Commander Lahore Corps. More recently he was Pakistan’s ambassador to the Kingdom of Jordan . He is an Honour Graduate of Staff College Camberley, UK and Pakistan War College. He holds master’s degrees in Political Science and War Strategy.
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 

Military November 05, 2018

DOD Identifies Army Casualty
 
 
 
 
By Katie Lange: Medal of Honor Monday: Army Master Sgt. John F. Baker Jr.
“Five-foot-two John Baker was a giant,” said Army Col. Drew Meyerowich at Baker’s funeral. “Once you got to know him, you realized he’s exactly the giant we expect to see on the battlefield. He was larger than life.”

In August of this year, Baker was honored by U.S. Army Garrison Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois, which named a street after him.
 
 
 
 
The Associated Press: Air Force Mascot Falcon Improving After Injury at West Point
 
 
 
 
By Stars and Stripes: General, 5 Others Reprimanded in Connection with 2017 Ambush that Left 4 Dead
Four soldiers were killed in the ambush: Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah W. Johnson, Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright and Sgt. La David Johnson. Most of the 11 soldiers on the team, including the four slain troops, have been nominated for valor awards that have yet to be approved, the Times reported.
 
 
 
 
The Associated Press: NFL Honoring Military Service with November Campaign