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Jack Chalmers Culbreath

...the Aleutian Chain in Alaska to fight the Japanese invasion. Before leaving he was redirected to officer training in Fort Benning, Georgia until Christmas. With that news he called Jean to report the change and she came to Monterey, California...
First women to pass Ranger School are Army pilot, military officer

FORT BENNING, Ga. - The first two women to pass the Army's notoriously difficult...coveted Ranger tab when they graduate alongside 94 male soldiers Friday at Fort Benning.Despite proving their grit in the two-month Ranger course, the two...
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Army announces troop reductions

...over the same period.Army officials said the plan calls for cuts at nearly every installation in 2016 and 2017, with Fort Benning, Georgia, and Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, taking the largest reductions. Benning is to lose 3...
Army cuts could grow if budget impasse persists

...the Army plans to implement by trimming the size of numerous units. The biggest cuts would be to an infantry unit at Fort Benning, Georgia, and an airborne infantry unit at Fort Richardson in Alaska. Each would shrink from about 4,000 soldiers...
Military set to open combat jobs to women

...serving on Navy submarines and in Army artillery units.Friday will mark another milestone as the two women graduate at Fort Benning, Georgia, from the Ranger school, a physically and mentally demanding two-month combat leadership course. Completing...
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Alaska hockey player follows rare path to pros

...56 points in 134 career games and graduated with a degree in business management. After that, he was stationed at Fort Benning (Ga.), where he was an executive officer for soldiers in basic training and played the occasional men's league...
Record high 4 Alaska Nanooks named Capital One Academic All-Americans

...Championship after finishing third in the air rifle match at the USA Shooting World Championship Selection match in Fort Benning, Ga. He was named the Alaska Nanooks Most Outstanding Male Athlete for the 2012-13 athletic year and previously...
Thomas Horn

...Assemblyman.But Thomas was never one for idleness in the following decades, he graduated from officer candidate school at Fort Benning Georgia as a Major in the Army, and played a central role in bringing the National Guard to Juneau. He was a graduate...
Grand jury indicts soldier in newborn's death

...a statement issued from U.S. Army Alaska headquarters at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson. She was assigned to Fort Benning, Ga., from 2010 through 2013, and reported to Alaska in late September, the spokesman said.Pennell said the Army...
Neighbors Digest

...National Guard as an infantryman. He is the son of Paul and Sue Lingley of Juneau. He will attend 17 weeks of training at Fort Benning, Ga. After completing training, he will return to Craig and drill 39 days a year. He plans to attend college after...


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