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“Huge Paratrooper Jump Today [sic] Over Bragg

4 days agoIndustries / Military : OPFOR

Not today, but rather yesterday, 13 April. Still, highly motivating: More than 2,100 American and British paratroopers will jump into Fort Bragg, North Carolina, on Monday for the start of a massive exercise that marks the next step forward in a unique relationship between the two nations’ airborne units. Show More Summary

Daily 2 Cents: 'South of the Border' Humanoids -- Are We Ignoring Alien Technology? -- Whitehall Bigfoot

'South of the Border' Humanoids It was Friday, April 4th, 1969, just a few days before Easter. My pal, Charlie, and I - two very bored soldiers - were setting out on a hitchhiking expedition from Fort Bragg, North Carolina to MyrtleShow More Summary

Maj. Gen. Townsend Named as New Commander of 18th Airborne Corp

A new leader is coming to Fort Bragg. Maj. Gen. Stephen J. Townsend will replace Lt. Gen. Joseph Anderson, who has commanded the 18th Airborne Corps and Fort Bragg since July 2013. Anderson annou...

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl To Face Charges

[guest post by Dana] The Army is charging Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl with desertion and “misbehavior before the enemy”: The charges were announced by the service at Fort Bragg, N.C., hours after the 28-year-old was handed a charge sheet, according to one of his attorneys. Bergdahl will next face a preliminary Article 32 hearing, which is […]

Ex-U.S. war prisoner Bergdahl charged with desertion, misbehavior

3 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

By Kelly Twedell FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Reuters) - U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, a former Taliban prisoner in Afghanistan, was formally charged on Wednesday with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, and could be sentenced to life in prison if convicted of the most serious count, the Army said. Show More Summary

Military: Bergdahl may face life in prison if convicted

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — The Army sergeant who abandoned his post in Afghanistan and was held captive by the Taliban could face up to life in prison if convicted of both the charges he's facing, military officials said Wednesday.

Army Charges Bowe Bergdahl with Desertion, Misbehavior Before Enemy

Here is the U.S. Army’s official statement, announced at Fort Bragg, N.C., minutes ago: Sgt. Bergdahl is innocent until proven guilty, of course, but remember that the White House proclaimed he “served with honor and distinction” when they rolled out the red carpet for his return.

British Paratroopers Train on Fort Bragg with 82nd Airborne Division

More than 1,000 paratroopers from the United Kingdom are on Fort Bragg for the next month to train with the 82nd Airborne Division.

Fort Bragg Kiowa Squadron Will Be Last in Army

Fort Bragg's Kiowa helicopters will be the last in the Army. Col. Michael Musiol, commander of the 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, said the OH-58s assigned to the brigade's 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalr......

Fort Bragg Housing Opens to Retirees, Civilians, Gold Star Families

Fort Bragg officials announced that military retirees, Department of Defense civilians and families of fallen soldiers will be able to apply to live on post....

Army Reserve Command Changes Hands at Fort Bragg

For the final time, Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Jacobs walked among troops to inspect eight units from the U.S. Army Civil Affairs & Psychological Operations Command. His 35 years of service, including comm......

Fort Bragg Soldiers Injured in Van-truck Accident

SCOTLAND COUNTY -- Five Fort Bragg soldiers on their way to serve as honor guard for the funeral of a World War II veteran were hospitalized in critical condition after a vehicle accident Friday mo......

Fort Bragg Says Farewell to XVIII Airborne Corps

Two and a half years ago, Maj. Gen. Jeffrey N. Colt fulfilled a career goal when he returned to Fort Bragg.

Watch This Soldier's Reason for Defending His Country – You Will Be in Tears!

Of all the soldiers at Fort Bragg, none are more committed and take their job as seriously as Peter Kuch. This man was torn from his family because of a horrible war in Sudan. He made his way to America to serve and tell his story.

Army prosecutor who supervised sexual assault cases found guilty of rape

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

A former U.S. Army prosecutor who supervised sexual assault cases has been found guilty by a military jury at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, of charges including rape, forcible sodomy and assault, the Army said in a statement. Major Erik J. Burris, 39, was sentenced to 20 years in prison, dismissed...

Another Massive Fail… Obama Sends 1,000 Paratroopers From Fort Bragg Back to Iraq

On December 14, 2011 Barack Obama delivered a speech to soldiers at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, on how the Iraq War was over: “It’s harder to end a war than to begin one… We’re leaving behind a sovereign, stable and … Continue readi...

Fort Bragg wife shoots husband

Art sends us a link to an article about an Army husband who surprised his wife with breakfast and was rewarded with a bullet in his chest; Fayetteville Police say Zia Segule, 28, left for work. His wife, 27-year-old Tiffany Segule, set the home alarm system. Zia Segule returned to the home unannounced to surprise […]

Soldier Surprises Wife With Romantic Breakfast, She Surprises Him Back By Shooting Him

A solider at Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina, tried to bring his wife a surprise breakfast in bed Friday morning, but as his reward for the romantic gesture, he found himself in the hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest. Show More Summary

Soldier Shot By Wife While Trying to Bring Her Breakfast

Post by Lisa Fogarty. A soldier from Fort Bragg got the opposite reaction he thought he'd get from his wife after he sweetly tried to surprise her with breakfast. After Zia Segule, 28, reportedly told his wife, Tiffany Segule, that he was leaving for work, the 27-year-old wisely set their home alarm system and went back to bed. Show More Summary

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