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    • Mississippi Native Retires from Navy; Leaves His Legacy

      Mississippi Native Retires from Navy; Leaves His Legacy

      Story by Seaman Randall Ramaswamy   |   USS Frank Cable (AS 40)   |   06.19.2018

      POLARIS POINT, Guam (June 18, 2018) – Senior Chief Gunner’s Mate Martin A. Edgil, from Aberdeen, Miss., retired from the U.S. Navy, June 15. Edgil last served as Frank Cable’s Weapons Department Leading Chief Petty Officer. As he requested permission to go ashore for the last time, Edgil left behind him a legacy of integrity, dedication, and his own addition to the Navy’s history....
      Hometown: Aberdeen, MS

    • Fire Coordination Exercise

      Fire Coordination Exercise

      Photo by Sgt. Brittany Johnson   |   155th Armored Brigade Combat Team   |   05.31.2018

      Staff Sgt. Christy Basden, an intelligence analyst with Company D, 150th Engineer Battalion, locates and tracks targets during a fire coordination exercise near Oro Grande, N.M., May 30, 2018. An FCX is used to train the combined arms team, chain of command, and related fire control elements to rapidly synchronize fires on the battlefield (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Brittany Johnson.)...
      Hometown: Booneville, MS

    • Company C, 1st Battalion, 114th Aviation Regiment

      Company C, 1st Battalion, 114th Aviation Regiment

      Video by Staff Sgt. Michael Needham   |   Joint Force Headquarters, Mississippi National Guard   |   05.11.2018

      Soldiers from the Mississippi Army National Guard's Company C, 1st Battalion, 114th Aviation Regiment conduct pre-mobilization training near Tupelo, Mississippi. The unit will spend approximately three weeks supporting Operation Guardian Support, a joint task force effort to conduct security operations along the U.S. Southwest border with Mexico. They will provide aerial surveillance support......
      Hometown: Tupelo, MS

    • Artillery unit hones in on their target

      Artillery unit hones in on their target

      Story by Sgt. Brandon Banzhaf   |   24th Press Camp Headquarters   |   04.05.2018

      A convoy rolls through the desert weaving around sand dunes and kicking up a trail of dust as they move. When they stop, the M109A6 Paladins park on the outskirts of their new temporary base with the support vehicles falling in behind them. Waves of explosions erupt from the artillery pieces as they fire rounds into the air capable of reaching over 26,000 meters away. Soon after,......
      Hometown: West Point, MS

    • Land Navigation

      Land Navigation

      Photo by Sgt. Brittany Johnson   |   155th Armored Brigade Combat Team   |   02.24.2018

      Spc. Chimere Wall, a unit supply specialist with Headquarters Company 155th Armored Brigade Combat Team, participates in a land navigation exercise at Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center, Feb. 21, 2018. The 155th ABCT is preparing for an upcoming deployment to the Middle East in support of Operation Spartan Shield. (Mississippi National Guard photo by Sgt. Brittany Johnson)...
      Hometown: Tupelo, MS

    • U.S. and Kuwaiti Marines share best practices

      U.S. and Kuwaiti Marines share best practices

      Photo by Staff Sgt. Jacob Osborne   |   Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade   |   02.16.2018

      Gunnery Sgt. Brandon Dillard, Marine Air-Ground Task Force deployment distribution operations center chief, Command Element, Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Crisis Response – Central Command, introduces himself to Kuwaiti Marines from the Kuwaiti Marine Battalion during a Tactical Resupply Subject Matter Expert Exchange. Participants exchanged logistic concepts and best......
      Hometown: Oxford, MS

    • U.S. and Kuwaiti Marines share best practices

      U.S. and Kuwaiti Marines share best practices

      Story by Staff Sgt. Jacob Osborne   |   Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade   |   02.16.2018

      Logistics Marines from the Command Element and Logistics Combat Element of Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Crisis Response – Central Command organized a three-day Tactical Resupply Subject Matter Expert Exchange at the Kuwait Naval Institute to share best practices in logistics with the Kuwaiti Marine Battalion, Dec. 18-20, 2017....
      Hometown: Oxford, MS

    • Military Matrimony – The Fields

      Military Matrimony – The Fields

      Photo by Spc. Jovi Prevot   |   155th Armored Brigade Combat Team   |   02.14.2018

      From left, Mississippi Army National Guard Spc. Christopher C. Fields, a cavalry scout assigned to Troop B, 1st Battalion, 98th Cavalry Regiment, 155th Armored Brigade Combat Team, and Mississippi Army National Guard Sgt. Chasidy Fields, a human resource specialist assigned to Headquarters Company, 155th Armored Brigade Combat Team pose for a photo at Camp Shelby Joint Force Training Center,......
      Hometown: Baldwyn, MS