Officer swaps a blue uniform for green fatigues

...plans to retire. A full-time sergeant with Aiken Public Safety, the soldier will put aside his blue uniform and don green fatigues as his reserve unit, the 7303rd Medical Training Battalion, deploys stateside for 12 months. "I understand that this could...

Army uniforms get first redesign in two decades

...Army soldiers are being issued new fatigues with easy-to-use Velcro openings...that is the first major redesign in Army fatigues since 1983. Soares' unit, the Georgia...Brigade, is the first to be issued the new fatigues as part of a $3.4 billion Army-wide...

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Newspaper keeps post informed

...Gordon's weekly newspaper, The Signal, was a photo of a tall man dressed in fatigues being interviewed by a small blond woman with a note pad. She also wore fatigues. That's because the reporter was Pfc. Zoe Morris, one of the four staffers...

First weeks develop soldiers

...one day, but Erika Richardson first must get used to Army fatigues. After spending three years at Paine College in Augusta and...soldiers go through an assembly line to get their camouflage fatigues and combat boots. For Pvt. Elizabeth Sweet, 19, finding...

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Advertisers exploit codes in games

SAN FRANCISCO - Crouched in military fatigues, you peer through night-vision goggles and brandish a semiautomatic gun as you hunt down terrorists who have overtaken Las Vegas...

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Gen. Xenakis retires in Augusta

Dressed in camouflage fatigues, Brig. Gen. Stephen N. Xenakis returned to Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center on Friday for his retirement ceremony...

From civilians to soldiers

They arrived in their camouflage fatigues and black berets, lined up in formation in a parking lot in the cold morning air, and with a cry of "Rolling Thunder!" began...

DOE mock attacks test security at SRS

Decked out in camouflage fatigues and black ski masks, 15 men from the Savannah River Site's equivalent of a SWAT team prepared for a mock terrorist attack...

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Military medical debate rages on

One by one, soldiers in green Army fatigues walked into a small room at a clinic in Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center at Fort Gordon on Friday. They took off their...

Soldiers, surveillance are in Olympic security plan

TURIN, Italy - Paramilitary police in battle fatigues patrol narrow mountain roads and guard entrances to venues in Turin and in the nearby Alps. Out of sight, intelligence experts...