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Gaming Sharpens Soldiers' Skills

Gaming Sharpens Soldiers' Skills
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Marine Corps

Marine Recalls Battle of Khe Sanh

Marine Recalls Battle of Khe Sanh
230125-N-DK722-1009 (Jan. 25, 2023) LAGOS, Nigeria – Nigerian Navy and Police Force personnel, alongside U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Army personnel from Law Enforcement Detachment 403, conduct Visit, Board, Search and Seizure training during Obangame Express 2023, in Lagos, Nigeria, Jan. 25, 2023. Obangame Express 2023, conducted by U.S. Naval Forces Africa, is a maritime exercise designed to improve cooperation, and increase maritime safety and security among participating nations in the Gulf of Guinea and Southern Atlantic Ocean. U.S. Sixth Fleet, headquartered in Naples, Italy, conducts the full spectrum of joint and naval operations, often in concert with allied and interagency partners, in order to advance U.S. national interests and security and stability in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st class Cameron C. Edy)

Obangame Connects U.S., African Nations

Obangame Connects U.S., African Nations
Paul Kerchum, a retired chief master sergeant with the Air Force and the Army Air Corps, recalls a moment while describing his experiences in World War II and his survival of the Bataan Death March at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., March 24, 2018. Kerchum addressed a crowd who gathered to hear his and six other survivors’ experiences with the Bataan Death March, and to support the 2018 Bataan Memorial Death March, a 26.2-mile race which honors those who defended the Philippines during World War II. (U.S. Army photo by Pvt. Matthew J. Marcellus)
Air Force

Legendary Airman Laid to Rest

Legendary Airman Laid to Rest
The Space Development Agency’s resilient layered network of military satellites and supporting elements is now the “Proliferated Warfighter Space Architecture” or PWSA.
Space Force

Military Satellites Get New Name

Military Satellites Get New Name
Staff Sgt. Daniel Czech ambushes a convoy from the 120th Field Artillery Regiment, Wisconsin National Guard, during Northern Strike 23-1 exercise Jan. 26, 2023, at Camp Grayling, Mich. The training builds readiness for visiting units by challenging Soldiers in a variety of ways.
National Guard

Northern Strike Challenges Guard

Northern Strike Challenges Guard