Tag: Army Master Sgt. Matthew Williams

Military February 28 & 29, 2020

Military.com: US Signs Deal with Taliban to End Afghanistan War, Bring Home Troops, Montana Man Gets 110 Years for Killing Disabled Veteran; America’s Newest Medal of Honor Recipient Is Now a Sergeant Major; ‘Flamethrowers Got It Done’ in Close-Quarters Iwo Jima Fight, Survivors of the Battle Say and more->
Task & Purpose: 77 years ago, a daring Norwegian commando raid kept the Nazis from building the atomic bomb first; The Air Force is modifying its song to be more inclusive of women; Congressman who served at toxic ‘black goo’ military base in Uzbekistan reveals his fight with cancer; Washington state reports first coronavirus death in United States and more ->
DOD: U.S. Will Not Let China, Russia Deny Its Space Superiority, DOD Officials Say; Stratcom Commander: Failing to Replace Nuclear Triad Akin to Disarmament and more ->



Military October 31, 2019

Military.com: In Congress, Veteran Suicide Prevention is a Bipartisan Topic. Here’s the Plan; Prepping for the ACFT? The Two-Mile Run Is Here to Stay; US WWII Shipwreck Discovered in the Philippine Sea is the Deepest Ever Found; Army National Guard Mechanized Infantry Forces Arrive in Syria to Protect Oil Fields and more ->
Task & Purpose: The heroic military working dog from the al-Baghdadi raid is a ‘four year veteran’ with 50 missions under her collar; Video shows Mexican soldier begging El Chapo’s son to order cartel fighters to stand down; ‘Your spirit keeps our flag waving high’ — President Trump presents Master Sgt. Matthew Williams with Medal of Honor and more ->
DOD: Central Command Chief Gives Details on Baghdadi Raid; Losing Technology to Competitors Threatens Force Lethality; DOD Schools Rank High in National Reading, Math Assessments and more ->




Military October 28, 2019

By Katie Lange, DOD: Medal of Honor Monday: Army Master Sgt. Matthew Williams
By Brandon Champion: Army veteran Matt Williams’ song becomes YouTube sensation, inspires album made in Grand Haven
DOD: Space Development Agency Director Announced
Task & Purpose: We salute the heroic military working dog injured in the Baghdadi raid; https://taskandpurpose.com/x37b-space-plane-record-flight and more ->
Military.com: Army Medical Center Won’t Appeal $12.3M Verdict for Child Burned During Surgery; ‘The Whole Family Is Impacted by This’ Marine’s Son Grapples with Iwo Jima Photo Change and more ->