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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/fort-gordon
Fort Stewart replaces 468 trees honoring fallen soldiers

...deputy commander of Fort Stewart's 3rd Infantry Division. "If it's a living memorial...soldiers who died serving in the 3rd Infantry are coming to Fort Stewart to see Warriors...April 2003, barely a month after 3rd Infantry troops from Fort Stewart helped lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-11/fort-stewart-replaces-468-tre
Voters opposed Obama

...we are racists. I am old enough to know it was the Democrats who were so vehemently opposed to integration!As a retired infantry soldier, I cannot abide by Obama's disdain for our military; his military staff imposing such ridiculous rules of engagement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-13/voters-opposed-obama
Our spending says much about what we truly value

...about where our hearts are by looking carefully at where we place our treasure. Years ago, when I was living on the pay of an infantry officer in the Army, I heard a sermon titled "The Testimony of the Checkbook."The preacher challenged us listeners to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-21/our-spending-says-much-a
Hagel out as defense chief

...military "one of its own." Hagel was the first enlisted military member to become secretary of defense. He was an Army infantry sergeant who risked his life to pull his younger brother to safety while both were serving in Vietnam. Wounded himself in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/hegal-out-defense-chief
Evans soldier one of Army's 'best warriors'

...Virginia, Spoon competed against and interacted with soldiers from many types of specialties, including those in dentistry, infantry and Special Forces.He took the Army Physical Fitness Test, consisting of push-ups, sit-ups and a two mile-run; completed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-12/evans-soldier-one-armys-best
Widow of Montford Point Marine receives his Congressional Gold Medal

...finished his basic training, he was shipping out." Williams told the crowd of several hundred that some of the men sought Infantry positions in the Pacific but were not allowed. Instead, they were pushed to the rear, where they were expected to be marginalized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-05/widow-montford-point-marine-r
Dennis Calamas

...Institute of Technology (GA Tech). He received his Infantry Officer Commission from the Ft. Benning Officer...Ft. Monmouth, NJ and was assigned to the 24th Infantry Division, 19th Infantry Brigade, 3rd Battalion. He took part in the...

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Walter Burden

...their kindness and compassion, as well as the staff at Heart To Heart in Home Care. Mr. Burden served in WWII, in the 102nd Infantry. His awards, during his service to his country, included a Bronze Star for his outstanding initiative in an operation during...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172864320
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/20/met_528268.shtml
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