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The 11th Engineer Battalion unveils its colors for the first time during an activation ceremony at Camp Humphreys, South Korea, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. KIMBERLY JENKINS/U.S. ARMY
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Permanent engineer battalion sets up shop at Camp Humphreys

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October 19, 2017
OSAN AIR BASE, South Korea — A new engineer battalion planted its flag at Camp Humphreys, South Korea, Wednesday — this time for good.
Lt. Gen. Gwen Bingham, assistant chief of staff for Installation Management, speaks Oct. 10, 2017, at the Association of the United States Army's Annual Meeting and Exposition in Washington, D.C. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by David Vergun)

New Army Installation Readiness board to examine, prioritize installation readiness

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October 19, 2017
WASHINGTON -- The acting secretary of the Army recently authorized formation of an Installation Readiness Board of Directors that will examine and prioritize installation...
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. 1st Class Ella Pearson with the 344th Engineer Company, 926th Engineer Battalion, 926th Engineer Brigade, 412th Theater Engineer Command, based in Tallahassee, Fla., became one of the first U.S. Army Reserve senior noncommissioned officers to reclassify in the 12B field. (Photo Credit: 1LT Whitney Withrow)

U.S. Army Reserve female staff noncommissioned officer among first to graduate from Combat Engineer

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October 19, 2017
This was one of the reasons that she decided to transition from her supply specialist MOS into a 12B and in the process became one of the first U.S. Army Reserve senior...
Brig. Gen. Cindy Jebb, dean of the academic board at the U.S. Military Academy, speaks at a professional development panel for the Army Women's Foundation during the Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting and Exhibition in Washington, D.C., Oct. 9, 2017. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Joe Lacdan)

Army Women's Foundation: Female Soldiers breaking ground, but more needed

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October 18, 2017
WASHINGTON -- Staff Sgt. Elizabeth Marks' eyes welled up as she talked about the role joining the Army has played in her life during an Army Women's Foundation Panel.
A new uniform modeled after the World War II-era "pinks and greens" were presented last week at the Association of the United States Army's annual exposition in Washington, D.C. (COURTESY OF THE U.S. ARMY)
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Soldiers like new ‘pinks and greens’ but aren’t happy about growing wardrobe

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October 19, 2017
CAMP ZAMA, Japan — Some soldiers like the look of proposed retro-style uniforms unveiled by the Army last week but say they already have too many outfits.
President Donald Trump waves goodbye at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., Aug. 22, 2017. ISAAC MARTINEZ/U.S. MARINE CORPS
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White House releases details of Trump’s 5-nation tour of Asia

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October 18, 2017
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan — President Donald Trump will meet U.S. servicemembers in Japan and South Korea during a tour of five Asian nations next month, the White House announced...