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Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...named after a Civil War commander from Georgia, Gen. John B. Gordon. One of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among the first to land on Utah Beach during the D-Day Invasion of Normandy. Also during...

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Graham Logan Jr.

...numerous missions during the Normandy D-Day Invasion and the Battle of the Bulge in December 1944. Col. Logan was selected for Infantry Officers Candidate School Fort Benning, Ga. in 1946. Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant (Signal Corps) in 1947, he served in...

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Joseph Cunningham

...S. Army Bands and fellow soldiers. Staff Sgt. Cunningham was an Army bandsman for 17 years, and was assigned to the 3rd Infantry Division Band at Fort Stewart, Ga., where he arrived the day of his accident. He was born into an Army family in Honolulu...

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Milestones

...in the Christian Medical and Dental Association Side By Side Ministry.Army Pvt. James Sullivan has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. He is the brother of Jimmy Barnes of Hephzibah and a 2012 graduate of the Academy...

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Augusta-area residents make, experience D-Day history

...years," said Shaw, wiping away tears. "I'm still trying to forget it."Shaw, 90, of Martinez, served in the 69th infantry division during World War II and arrived in Normandy the day after D-Day."I was part of the second wave of troops into...

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Family traces father's emotional journey on, after D-Day

...whose families were restored to freedom by our father's unit, the 30th Infantry, known as "Old Hickory." All of them strive to preserve the history of the 30th Infantry. Each had extensive research notes, and have personal museums of artifacts...

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60 years later, soldier's remains back in Georgia

...Hilton Head International Airport Thursday morning where the private's remains were escorted by an honor guard from the 3rd Infantry Division's 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team.For the family, Hall said, seeing the soldiers salute the flag-draped casket...

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Operation Warfighter offers veterans career opportunities

...during work. He eventually found work as a garbageman, collecting trash with two former convicts, before joining the Army infantry.Moize, 28, suffers from a long list of service-related injuries. He has permanent nerve damage in his right leg, nerve...

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Comer Lawson

...a veteran of the United States Army serving his country honorably during the Korean Conflict and a recipient of the Combat Infantry Badge. Rev. Lawson was a minister of the gospel for over 58 years and a member of Pine Grove United Methodist Church. Survivors...

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Powell honors infantry at museum's opening

...telling a crowd of more than 2,000 people at the grand opening of the National Infantry Museum that "trust is the essence of the infantry." "I am the infantry. Trust me. Follow me," is the tradition that thousands have carried as they...

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