The wire
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00098620/00440
 Material Information
Title: The wire
Uniform Title: Wire (Guantánamo Bay, Cuba)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Creator: United States -- Joint Task Force Guantánamo
Publisher: 362nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Joint Task Force Guantanamo
Place of Publication: Guanta´namo Bay Cuba
Guantánamo Bay, Cuba
Publication Date: 12-10-2010
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Navy-yards and naval stations, American -- Newspapers -- Cuba   ( lcsh )
Prisoners of war -- Newspapers -- Cuba -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base   ( lcsh )
Military prisons -- Newspapers -- Cuba -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base   ( lcsh )
Detention of persons -- Newspapers -- Cuba -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base   ( lcsh )
Detention of persons -- Newspapers -- United States   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Guantánamo Bay Naval Base (Cuba)   ( lcsh )
Genre: federal government publication   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
System Details: Mode of access: Internet at the NAVY NSGTMO web site. Address as of 9/15/05: http://www.jtfgtmo.southcom.mil/wire.asp; current access is available via PURL.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 3, issue 5 (Jan. 3, 2003); title from caption (publisher Web site PDF, viewed on Sept. 15, 2005) .
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Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 52777640
lccn - 2005230299
System ID: UF00098620:00440


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Cover Volume 11, Issue 44 Friday, Dec. 10, 2010 Navy Rear Admiral visits Enhancing personal readiness National Guard Birthday 374 years of service THE A JTF Journal


Trooper to TrooperHonorPAGE 2 | THE WIRETROO P ER-T O-TROO P ER | FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 COVER:Rear Adm. Michael J. Browne, director Personal Readiness and Community Support Branch, speaks to a Joint Task Force Guantanamo group of mostly Sailors at an all-hands call, Dec. 2. JTF Guantanamo photo by Navy Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins BACK COVER: Joint Task Force Guantanamo Commissions of the bombing of Pearl Harbor at McCalla Hill, Dec. 7. JTF Guantanamo photo by Navy Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins The WIRE is the official news magazine of Joint Task Force Guantanamo. It is produced by the JTF Public Affairs Office to inform and educate the Troopers of JTF Guantanamo through news, features, command guidance, sports and entertainment. The WIRE seeks to provide maximum disclosure with minimum delay with regard to security, accuracy, propriety and policy. This DoD news magazine is an authorized publication for the members of the Department of Defense. Contents of The WIRE are not necessarily the official views of, or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, the Department of Defense, or Joint Task Force Guantanamo. It is printed by the Document Automation & Production Service with a circulation of 1,000. JTF GUANTANAMO Commander: Navy Rear Adm. Jeffrey Harbeson Command Master Chief: Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Scott A. Fleming Office of Public Affairs Director: Navy Cmdr. Tamsen Reese: 9928 Deputy Director Air Force Lt. Col. Don Langley: 9927 Operations Officer: Army Capt. Robert Settles: 3649 Supervisor: Air Force Master Sgt. Andrew Leonhard: 3649 The Wire Executive Editor, Command Information NCOIC, Photojournalist: Army Staff Sgt. Shereen Grouby: 3499 Assistant Editor, Photojournalist: Army Staff Sgt.Benjamin Cossel: 3499 Photojournalists: Navy Mass Communications Specialist 2nd Class Wesley Kreiss Army Spc. Juanita Philip Marine Lance Cpl. Anthony Ward Navy Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class David P. Coleman Navy Mass Communications Specialist 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins Air Force Senior Airman Gino Reyes Contact us Editors Desk: 3499 From the continental United States: Commercial: 011-53-99-3499 DSN: 660-3499 E-mail: thewire@jtfgtmo.southcom.mil Online: www.jtfgtmo.southcom.mil Value of the Week Brian Domino JTF Joint Medical Group, Senior Enlisted Leader_______________________________So what is honor to people these days? Is it just to do the right thing in a bad situation? Is it to do the honorable thing? Or maybe its to say what you mean and mean what you say? There they regret; its not honor when you Its not about being better than lesson on honor when I entered best: I am accountable for my professional and personal behavior. I will be mindful of the privilege I have to serve my fellow Americans. I will: Abide by an uncompromising code of integrity; taking full responsibility for my actions and keeping my word, conduct myself in the highest ethical manner in relationships with seniors, peers and subordinates. Be honest and truthful in my dealings within and outside the Department of the Navy. Make honest recommendations to my seniors and peers and seek honest recommendations from junior personnel. Encourage new ideas and legal and ethical responsibilities in my public and personal life.


Mission 1 FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 | MISSIONTHE WIRE | PAGE 3 Marine Corps Lt. Col. J. Scott Frampton stands in front of the Joint Task Force Headquarters, Dec. 6. JTF Guantanamo photo by Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Anthony Ward Jr. Senior Marine on Deck JTF Guantanamo Public Affairs_______________________________________


Mission 2 JTF Guantanamo Public Affairs__________________________________ FEATURE | FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 PAGE 4 | THE WIRE route from Marine Hill to Downtown GTMO during the holiday parade, Dec. 4. JTF Guantanamo photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins. GTMO Holiday Events holiday parade, Dec. 4. JTF Guantanamo photo by Navy Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins.


important mission, I thank you for what you are doing.Movie Review Rear Admiral Michael J. BrowneFRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 | NE W S & IN F OR M A T ION THE WIRE | PAGE 5 JTF Guantanamo photo by Navy Mass Communications Specialist 2nd Class Elisha DawkinsRear Admiral Browne visits Guantanamo what the Sailors and also viewed JTF Guantanamo Public Affairs ____________________________ stop and opportunity to observe Sailors in on what is needed to promote a better


Center Spread PAGE 6 | THE WIREFRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 THE WIRE | PAGE 7 S e a s o n s G r e e t i n g s G u a n t a n a m o B a y Residents of Guantanamo Bay particpate in the Holiday Parade, Dec 4. Onlookers from JTF Guantanamo photos by Navy Mass Communication Specialist Elisha Dawkins


Feature 1 NE W S & IN F OR M A T ION || FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 PAGE 8 | THE WIRE Guarding America for 374 Years The history of the National Guard began on December 13, 1636, when the General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony ordered the organization of the Colonys militia companies into three regiments: The North, South and East Regiments. The colonists had adopted the English militia system which obligated all males, between the ages of 16 and 60, to possess arms and participate in the defense of the community. Illustration by www.ng.mil JTF Guantanamo Public Affairs____________________________________________________


Feature 2 THE WIRE | PAGE 9 FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 | NE W S & IN F OR M A T ION Wright Brothers Day JTF Guantanamo Public Affairs___________________________________________


Boots on the GroundWhat is your favorite video game?by Army Spc. Juanita Philip James Goines Army Pfc. Leslee Fong Call of Duty Black Ops. God of War III. Guitar Hero. Madden NFL 2011. Air Force Staff Sgt Ryan Allard Marine Cpl. Michael Cunningham PAGE 10 | THE WIRE VOICE O F T HE FORCE | FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 Festival of Lights the fourth day of Hanukkah) into a Menorah that celebrates the Jewish holiday, Dec. 3. Hanukkah, also known as the It commemorates the re-dedication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem after being desecrated at the time of the Maccabean through faith and daily practice. Hanukkah is where we remember when the Greeks destroyed the temple. We had only into the temple they found more oil in the same jar, this went on for eight days total, Durr said. JTF Guantanamo photo by Mass Communication 2nd Class Elisha Dawkins


GTMO Religious ServicesDaily Catholic Mass Main Chapel Vigil Mass Main Chapel Mass Sunday 9 a.m. Main Chapel Catholic Mass Saturday 7:30 p.m. Troopers Chapel Sunday 7:30 a.m. Troopers Chapel Seventh Day Adventist Saturday 11 a.m. Room B Iglesia Ni Christo Room A Pentecostal Gospel Sunday 8 a.m. Room D LDS Service Sunday 10 a.m. Room A Liturgical Service Sunday 11 a.m. Room B General Protestant Sunday 11 a.m. Main Chapel United Jamaican Fellowship Sunday 11 a.m. Building 1036 Gospel Service Sunday 1 p.m. Main Chapel GTMO Bay Christian Fellowship Sunday 6 p.m. Main Chapel Bible Study Wednesday 7 p.m. Troopers Chapel The Truth Project Bible study Sunday 6 p.m. Troopers Chapel Protestant Worship Sunday 9 a.m. Troopers Chapel Islamic Service Room C Jewish Service FMI call 2628 LORIMI Gospel Sunday 8 a.m. Room D Church of Christ Sunday 10 a.m. Chapel Annex Room 17FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 | LI F E & SP IRI T THE WIRE | PAGE 11 Lights in the darkness JTF Guantanamo Chaplain___________________________________________________________


AJTF 1st. Sgt. Phillip Dietz salutes during morning colors on JTF Guantanamo photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class David P. Coleman AROUND T HE JTF | FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010 Around the game of ultimate football at Cooper Field, Dec. 1. JTF Guantanamo photo by Air Force Senior Airman Gino Reyes