Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...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...

Roster obtained by World War II project stirs memories

...of Mur ray's recording after discovering that his father, Lloyd Lane, served in the 227th, a part of the Army's 29th Infantry Division, and performed the same work as Murray during World War II.As members of the battalion's instrument section...

Ft. Stewart soldier dead, another charged

...County law enforcement in the investigation. According to a news release, the dead soldier is Spc. Hunter Kelly, 20, 3rd Infantry Division. Kelly listed Sparks, Nevada as his home of record. A cavalry scout, he entered active duty in August 2013. Kelly's...

You Remembered: Sandlot football days

...Field Artillery Battalion, Seventh Infantry Division, he was attached to Company L, 3d Battalion, 31st Infantry, which was in position near the Chosin...personally delivered messages to the Infantry commander regarding his observations...

Vietnam traveling wall visits Evans

...navigating through streams surrounded by explosives and withstanding six months of monsoon rain as a member of the 199th Light Infantry Brigade.Nunnally said that after watching others suffer debilitating injuries, toward the end of his deployment he decided...

Helicopter fly-in at North Augusta High delivers lessons on Army jobs

...elements of operating military aircraft into perspective."Aviation is an incredibly technical field," said Garbarino, an infantry officer by trade who was originally commissioned in 1995 out of West Point. "You can see just based off how complicated that...

Reggie Hilliard

...Hilliard was born in Augusta, GA and lived in McDuffie County for the past 35 years. He served in the United States Army 4th Infantry Division during Vietnam and was a retired boilermaker. He was preceded in death by his father, George Hilliard and a sister...

Joseph Rogers

...He served in the US Army during World War II and the Korean Conflict where he was awarded the Purple Heart and Distinguished Infantry medals. Upon graduation from Vanderbilt University he was employed by Procter and Gamble and served in various locations and...

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...

Leader expects 3rd Infantry home soon

...HINESVILLE, Ga. - Soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division will be coming home in January...will elect a government, the 3rd Infantry will begin the process of handing over control of Baghdad to the 4th Infantry of Fort Hood, Texas. Maj. Gen...