DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US soldier. From Korea • PFC Roy A. Henderson, B Company, 1st Battalion, 29th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, US Army, was lost on 27 July 1950 in South Korea. He was accounted for on 14 January 2016. You’re no longer missing, elder brother-in-arms. Our apologies […]
JOINT TRAINING CENTER, Jordan: Soldiers with U.S. Army Central’s 5th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, partnered with soldiers of the Jordanian Armed Forces, or JAF, to plan and execute an ongoing mission readiness exercise, or MRX, near the JAF’s Joint Training Center, Jordan, that began, Jan. 17. JAF
Twenty-four hours a day, 365 days a year, volunteer members of the Army’s 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment stand as silent sentinels guarding the Tomb of the Unknowns. Through the brutal heat of a Washington summer or, like this weekend, a record snowfall and blizzard, the men of “The Old Guard” perform their duty with unmatched […]
Ten military trainers from the UK’s Second Battalion of The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment (2 PWRR) will stay in Afghanistan’s Camp Shorabak for the next couple of months, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) news desk told Sputnik on Wednesday.
Shortly after I posted yesterday’s article on the subject, DPAA announced it had identifiied and accounted for another formerly-missing US Soldier. From Korea • PVT James M. Smith, K Company, 28th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, US Army, was lost on 12 February 1951 in North Korea. He was accounted for on 8 December 2015. You’re […]
DPAA has announced the identification and accounting for the following formerly-missing US Soldier. From Korea • PFC David S. Burke, C Company, 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, US Army, was lost on 27 November 1950 in North Korea. He was accounted for on 3 December 2015. You’re no longer missing, elder brother-in-arms. […]
First organized in 1916 as the 15th New York National Guard Infantry Regiment and manned by black enlisted soldiers with both black and white officers, the U.S. Army’s 369th Infantry Regiment, popularly known as the “Harlem Hellfighters,”...Show More Summary
DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US military personnel. From World War II • PVT Earl J. Keating, 126th Infantry Regiment, 32nd Infantry Division, US Army, was lost on 20 November 1942 on Papua New Guinea. He was accounted for on 6 November 2015. • Pvt. Robert J. Carter, G Company, 2nd […]
DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US military personnel. From World War II • PVT John H. Klopp, 126th Infantry Regiment, 32nd Infantry Division, US Army, was lost on 5 December 1943 on Papua New Guinea. He was accounted for on 15 October 2015. From Korea • SFC Dean D. Chaney, K […]
On October 27th young Jared Stanker of Evergreen Park, Il was killed in Arghandab Valley, Afghanistan while serving with the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Wash.Jared attended Brother Rice High School and was a parishioner of Queen Of Martyrs Catholic Church. Show More Summary
DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US military personnel. From Korea • SGT Christopher Y. Vars, E Company, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, US Army, was lost on 11/29/1950 in North Korea. He was accounted for on 8/13/2015. From Vietnam • 1st Lt Stanley G. Johnson, Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364, […]
Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, partnered with the 91st Training Support Division, July 10 through Aug. 7, during Warrior Exercise, or WAREX, 15-03. Lt. Col. Paul McCarthy, deputy commanding […]
On January 6, 1945, Horace Appleby and his unit from Echo Company, 180th Infantry Regiment withdrew under heavy fire from their positions. When they got to cover, Horace noticed that one of his friends was missing, so he plunged back into the heavy fire and guided his friend to relative safety. For his actions that […]
In 1861, A.M. Chandler enlisted in the Palo Alto Confederates, which became part of the 44th Mississippi Infantry Regiment. His mother, Louisa Gardner Chandler, sent Silas, one of her 36 slaves, with him. On Sept. 20, 1863, the 44th Mississippi was engaged in the Battle of Chickamauga, where Chandler was wounded in his leg. Show More Summary
It is the oldest active duty unit of the US Army and it presides over America’s fallen heroes on a daily basis. What for many would be a task too heavy to bear on a daily basis, the Third Infantry Regiment takes incredible pride and honor in executing. Read more...
The White House announces today that two more Medals of Honor will be awarded to two heroes of the Great War; Sergeant William Shemin of Company G, 2nd Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment, 4th Division, and Private Henry “Black Death” Johnson of Company C, 369th Infantry Regiment, 93rd Division will receive the awards posthumously. Both men […]
Apparently, this is a thing – Specialist Matthew Tattersall of the 2d Battalion 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment took his pet fish on his last parachute jump with him and his commanders are not amused, according to the Army Times; “The way I see it, if you do the crime, you’d better be willing to do […]
In the just-released The Harlem Hellfighters, Max Brooks—who made his name with the The Zombie Survival Guide and World War Z—dives into the story and heroics of the 369 th U.S. Army Infantry Regiment, the all-black unit assembled...Show More Summary
According to CBS News, Brett Felton served in Iraq with the 10th Mountain Division, 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment until he left the service in 2007. Now, he has returned with the sole mission of helping Iraqi Christians to defend themselves against ISIS “If you look at him, he’s literally all tattooed out like a […]
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – A springtime, brigade-wide inactivation will not keep soldiers of 2nd Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment, 4-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 7th Infantry Division from p......