Tag: Ret. U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Jim Mattis

Military March 19, 2020

Military.com: Sig Sauer to Settle Lawsuit Over Alleged Safety Glitch in P320 Pistol; Church to Honor 241K People Who Died in Battle of Okinawa By Reading Their Names Aloud; Air Force Cancels Red Flag Alaska, But Moves Forward with Other Training; Airlines’ Proposed Emotional Support Animal Rules Divide Veteran Advocacy Groups and more ->
 
 
 
 
TAsk & Purpose: Army Special Forces candidate dies after being found unresponsive in his room; Haunting video shows Italian army trucks transporting coffins from town rocked by coronavirus; Feds arrest Kirtland airman who stockpiled guns, silencers, and photos of AR-15 mags with the names of mass shooters written on them; A brick too far: How General Mattis used Legos to plan out the invasion of Iraq and more ->
 
 
 
 
DOD: Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Jonathan Hoffman and Joint Staff Surgeon Brig. Gen. Paul Friedrichs Press Briefing
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

Military October 26, 2019

Military.com: Colonel Released from Brig as Child’s Family Denounces Military Provision That Freed Him; The VA Is Processing More Appeals, Decisions Thanks to New System; Former Naval Academy Superintendent Could be University of Nebraska President and more ->
 
 
 
 
Task & Purpose: Ex-Army recruiter pleads no contest to sexual assault, trying to escape from jail; Former Marine sentenced to prison in accidental killing of fellow Marine; 11 of the best bits from the book James Mattis doesn’t want you to read; Mattis offers optimism, avoids talking Trump during speech in Spokane; Soldier takes top honor at Army’s best medic competition; Exclusive: Here is the full Army Crime Report for Fiscal Year 2018 and more ->
 
 
 
 
DOD: 100 Year Old Sentinel Returns to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier;
 
 
 
 
By Michele Gravino, for National Geographic: A Century Later, Relics Emerge From a War Frozen in Time
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
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