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FORSCOM frontline

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FORSCOM frontline
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Frontline
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United States Army Forces Command frontline
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US Army Forces Command frontline
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The 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, conducted a M1A2 Abrams Main Battle Tank in Lithuania recently. A Soldier from the 741st Ordnance Company (EOD) course at Fort Bliss, Texas. Sgt. Dean Gannon (right), public affairs broadcast journalist, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, places Infantry Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, April 9, participation in exercise Atlantic Resolve in Lithuania. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Uriah Walker) Volunteer Appreciation Week Each April, the Army recognizes volunteers extraordinary service with Volunteer Appreciation Week. The theme for this years Volunteer Appreciation Week, April 12-18, is Infantry Division is one of 28 Soldiers who will receive the in May in Washington, D.C. Soldiers and Military working dogs, 93rd Military Working Dog Detachment, 385th Military Police Battalion, at Fort Stewart, Ga. recently. The 20th Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear Explosive Command provided mock enemy forces and CBRNE threats recently. FRONTLINEU.S. Army Forces CommandApril 17, 2015 | Volume V, Issue 15 Although no words can resurrect those we lost or completely erase the scars, todays ceremony is an opportunity to provide a sense of closure to those who were injured or those who lost a loved one. Lt. Gen. Sean MacFarland Commanding General, III Corps April 10, 2015, Fort Hood, Texas Senior Leaders Fort Hood and III Corps rememberOn Point R2 : Risk reduction, safety measuresThe Army implements to ensure the overall personal readiness of Soldiers, Family members and Army civilians. Risk management and safety are about recognizing hazards, mitigating risk, changing behavior when necessary, and looking out for others. It is important both onand off-duty, and encompasses all potential risks that may result in negative outcomes, to include injury or loss of life of members of the Total Army team. Army leaders must be engaged and make overall safety an imperative by encouraging everyone in their formations to manage their personal and professional risk. III Corps and Fort Hood Public Affairs FORT HOOD, Texas (April 10, 2015) -After nearly six years and a legislative wording change, shooting victims from the Nov. 5, 2009, attack on Fort Hood were recognized during a Purple Heart and Defense of Freedom award ceremony, April 10. III Corps and Fort Hood commanding general, Lt. Gen. Sean MacFarland, joined by Army Secre tary John M. McHugh, presented Purple Hearts and Secretary of Defense Medals for the De fense of Freedom to victims and Family members during the ceremony. Thirteen people were killed during the shooting at Fort Hoods Soldier Readiness Processing gunman was convicted and sentenced to death in September 2013. We honor the memories of the 13 souls laid MacFarland said. We also remember the acts of ians, which prevented an even greater calamity from occurring that day. Purple Hearts were presented to representa tives of 10 of the Soldiers killed as well as to 26 of those wounded. The Defense of Freedom Med al, the civilian equivalent of the Purple Heart, was presented to the family of Michael Cahill, the lone civilian contractor killed that day, as well as to Kimberly Munley, the Department of the Army sponded to the scene. Purple Hearts for four Soldiers wounded and the Families of two Soldiers killed will be awarded at local ceremonies throughout the nation. Secretary of the Army John McHugh presents the Purple Heart to retired Staff Sgt. Alonzo Lunsford Jr. during Headquarters, Fort Hood, Texas. (U.S. Army photo by Daniel Cernero)

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Here are the best photos from FORSCOM Public Affairs professionals world-wide. For more photos and information, click these photos or visit army.mil/forscom archives FRONTLINEThis weeks FORSCOM PA Summary (CAC required) Headquarters, U.S. Army Forces Command 4700 Knox St., Fort Bragg, NC 28310-5000 usarmy.bragg.forscom.list.pao-media-report-distro-list@mail.mil The is a weekly authorized newsletter highlighting FORSCOM-related news from Soldiers assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, First Army, U.S. Army Reserve Support Command and First Army Headquarters, treat a simulated casualty during a training exercise at Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, commanding general, 4th a presentation by Michael Kissel, lord mayor of Worms, Germany, commemorating the crossing the Rhine River, March Master Sgt. Craig Zentkovich) control operator, F Company, 3rd General Support Aviation (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Freeman) Michael Pearson, before the Fort Hood Purple Heart and Defense of Army photo by Daniel Cernero)