Archive of: In Service

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Hundreds of ‘Spartans’ return home October Issue 1 2012

Hundreds of ‘Spartans’ return home

Just two months after arriving in Alaska from Connecticut, Amanda Shaw’s husband, Spc. Justin Shaw, left for Afghanistan with about 3,500 paratroopers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division.

Discovery Channel eyes Globemaster October Issue 1 2012

Discovery Channel eyes Globemaster

The show “Mighty Planes” took aim at a new plane in the C-17 Globemaster III, and the Discovery Channel was on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson to film the versatile cargo plane last month.

300 Spartans return from Afghanistan September Issue 4 2012

300 Spartans return from Afghanistan

A plane load of about 300 members of the Army's 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division returned to Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, following a 10-month deployment to Afghanistan.

September Issue 4 2012

Joshua M. Echols

Air Force Airman Joshua M. Echols, of Chugiak, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

September Issue 4 2012

Del-Juan X. Avila

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Del-Juan X. Avila, of Eagle River, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

September Issue 4 2012

Tyler M. Hoskins

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Tyler M. Hoskins, of Chugiak, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

September Issue 4 2012

Sean J. Bailey

Air Force Airman Sean J. Bailey, of Eagle River, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

‘Having a quiet dinner with the boss lady’ September Issue 4 2012

‘Having a quiet dinner with the boss lady’

After 10 months spent giving orders to 3,500 soldiers, Col. Morris Goins knows exactly how he’ll spend his first night home.

September Issue 3 2012

Spartan return continues

The fourth and final “advance party” plane load of paratroopers from the Army’s 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division arrived at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on Monday, Sept. 17. The arrival of approximately 230 soldiers brought the total of redeployed soldiers to about 500, according to the Army.

September Issue 2 2012

Air Force Airman 1st Class Christian M.

Air Force Airman 1st Class Christian M. Moore graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.