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German, Italian prisoners of war honored at Fort Gordon

...who died in captivity and were buried in a small cemetery near Fort Gordon's Gate 2. It was a day of reflection for Lt. Col. Frank Beyer, a liaison officer with the German armed forces. Despite challenges the three countries faced in the past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-15/german-italian-prisoners-war-
Army activates first-of-its-kind battalion at Fort Gordon

...toward becoming an operations-based installation, away from its usual training role.In a ceremony at Barton Field, Lt. Col. Joshua Comstock assumed command of the 525th Processing Exploitation Dissemination Battalion (Pro vision), which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-10/army-activates-first-its-kind
Highest medals rightly honor selfless heroes

...how Augusta honored the only person in history to have received both the Carnegie Medal and the Medal of Honor, Marine Lt. Col. Jimmie Dyess. While he was here, Rutkowski pointed out that he has served in various positions on the Carnegie Hero Fund...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-09-05/highest-medals-r
Wing of Freedom tour showcases planes from World War II

...They had watched the Memphis Belle that morning, in preparation for their field trip to the airport.Their commander, Lt. Col. Kurt Barry, saw an advertisement for the display and thought it would be a great learning experience for them."We're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-11-03/wing-freedom-tou
Grzybowski is top choice

...fostering citizen participation locally and assuring that we are informed about the things that directly affect us. Retired Lt. Col. Grzybowski understands that we must focus first on necessities ? roads to alleviate traffic congestion, balanced neighborhood...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-10-25/grzybowski-top-choice
Helicopter fly-in at North Augusta High delivers lessons on Army jobs

...participated in a simulation and constantly replays the flying portions of video games to try to recreate the thrill at home.Lt. Col. Robert Garbarino, the commander of the Colum bia Army Recruiting Bat talion, which includes Augusta's company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-09-18/helicopter-fly-north-augu
Search narrows for missing student's body

...The area, as you can see, is extremely complicated. A lot of water sources here. A lot of moving water," said Lt. Col. Carl Sims, who is the lead investigator in the Gaines disappearance.But Sims said the manpower gathered for this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-03/search-narrows-missing-students-bod
Dick Collman

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Wednesday, August 19, 2015, Ret. Lt. Col. Richard H. "Dick" Collman, Jr., 85, husband of the late Mrs. Evelyn F. Collman. Dick spent 4 years in the Navy and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175748154
Augusta veterans remember Vietnam buildup 50 years ago

...their stories of combat, the nation's political commitment and the public's wavering support. Army Lt. Col. Stan SchraderRetired Army Lt. Col. Stan Schrader doesn't remember the day that began the escalation of a long, costly war."I was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-08/augusta-veterans-remember-vi
District 7 candidate forums planned

...of resigned commissioner Donnie Smith attracted three contenders: Insurance agent Louis "Hap" Harris, retired Army Lt. Col. and businessman Sonny Pittman and Ronald McDonald House Development Director Sean Frantom.The forums start with a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-02-23/district-7-can