Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...who provide communications technology to the armed forces. Other branches of the military, including the Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps, send their troops to Fort Gordon for communications training. Personnel from the Army and other branches...

Iraq stance shameful

As a Marine Vietnam veteran, I have never been more ashamed of a country and its president. President Obama's attempt to stay out of the...

3 charged in attack on disabled SC vet

...Patrick Smith of Charlotte also face the same charges. It was not immediately clear if they had attorneys.Wayne Whiteside served two tours in Vietnam and his home flies the Marine Corps and American flags and has other Marines regalia.

Georgia Military College seeks graduates who have fought since World War I

...War II, and 46 gave their lives. Of those, 1,175 served in the Army, 435 in the Navy, 105 in the Marines and 100 in the Merchant Marine. The branch of service of the others is not documented.Simpson said she has sent letters to alumni...

Rants & Raves

...Taliban terrorists for one alleged American deserter. Why doesn't he trade 60,000 Central American children for one U.S. Marine? MICHELLE NUNN HAVING a "political pedigree" is enough to make anybody vote against her. CALLING OBAMA'S leanings "radical-left...

On The Move

...director.STEVEN JAMESNew job title: Systems engineer IEmployer: CMA TechnologyWork experience: He previously served in the Marine Corps where he worked as a data-networking specialist. ANDREW FOOTNew job title: MajorEmployer: Gold Cross EMSWork experience...

Evans teen Tyler Matthews ready for his next fishing adventure

...the youth's expenses. Making the presentation were Keri Bentley representing youth bass fishing, David Whyte of Augusta Marine, and committeemen Barry Frazier and Larry Gilpin.? Tony Shepherd, 45, owner of Little River Guide Service, joins the...

Frank Keenan

...born November 3, 1921 in Augusta, GA where he attended Richmond Academy and Augusta College. Frank served his country in the Marine Corps as a fighter pilot in the Pacific theater during WWII and in the Korean Conflict. His love of aviation shaped his career...

Veteran says he was locked in VA clinic

DELTONA, Fla. - A veteran of the U.S. Marines says he was locked inside a central Florida community clinic operated by the Veteran's Administration.Jeffrey Duck told WKMG...

World War vets meet, socialize at luncheon

...WAVE; Sgt. George Trusler, Marines; 1st Lt. Raymond Lundquest...Gil Ward joined the Merchant Marine when he was 19. He told the...him, Gehle said the Merchant Marine had never received much credit...served our nation as Merchant Marines," he said.A few moments...