Retrograde

A Closer Look: Moving Out

The retrograde of goods and equipment from Afghanistan is underway. Join Gail McCabe for a “Closer Look” at what it means to logisticians, when the U.S. Military says it’s “Moving Out.”

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Ready for Warrior Games

After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, Maj. John Arbino became active in adaptive sports and eventually was accepted to the Army Team for the 2013 Warrior Games.

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Remembering the fallen

Spc. Miguel Lopez, who was wounded in Afghanistan, talks about his fallen friend and works to keep his memory alive while recovering from his injuries.

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Nick Pence, a pathfinder member assigned to the 560th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, Atlanta, Ga., assists a Cameroon Defense Forces member with using a compass to determine proper aircraft heading and aerial delivery drop zone marker placement prior to a Cameroon Air Force C-130 low cost low altitude bundle air drop during Central Accord 2013, at the Cameroon Defense Forces Engineer Base, Douala, Cameroon, Feb. 27, 2013. Pence is participating in Central Accord 2013, a joint exercise in which U.S., Cameroon and neighboring Central African militaries partner to promote regional cooperation while and increasing aerial resupply and medical readiness capacity. (Photo by Master Sgt. Stan Parker, 621st CRW Public Affairs)

Pathfinders support Operation Central Accord

Pathfinders from the 560th Battlefield Surveillence Brigade, Georgia National Guard, teach African military members how to set up a dropzone during Operation Central Accord. More than 170 Soldiers supported the U.S. Army Africa exercise in Cameroon.

Retrograde and redeployment, the soldiers' perspective

Excess U.S. equipment being sent home from Afghanistan

The 1st Theater Sustainment Command prepares to move excess vehicles and equipment out of Afghanistan. One of the challenges that Maj. Gen. Kurt Stein, commander of the 1st Sustainment Command, said they face is that Soldiers are still fighting and need the equipment they are using, so they cannot take it from them until units […]

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Medal of Honor recipient remembered by fellow POWs

Herbert Miller, a Korean War Veteran and prisoner of war with Chaplain (Capt.) Emil Kapaun, shares his experiences about the events that led to Kapaun being posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Korean War while assigned to the 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division.

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Earning the “Gainey Cup”

Scouts from around the world competed to earn the title of “Best Scout Team” during the inaugural Gainey Cup. The five-day event held at Fort Benning, Ga., March 2-5, tested the Soldiers both physically and on the basics of being a cavalry scout. The competition was named for retired Command Sgt. Maj. William J. Gainey, […]