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Alaska Warrior transition units ready

...she is immediately assigned to a squad leader who serves as the Soldier's sponsor...Staff Sgt. Kathryn Martin, a squad leader for Bravo Company when asked to...the Soldier (guided by their squad leader), and his or her family, receive...
Soldier Stories: Sgt. Ian Mullett

Station: Squad Leader with the 3rd Battallion, 297th Infantry, currently stationed in...experiences. I know what needs to happen. "As an infantryman I became a squad leader with eight soldiers under me, divided into two fire teams. The fire...
Sgt. Michael Phelps

Age: 45. Sound off on the important issues at Station: Squad leader with the 3rd Platoon, Charlie Company, 3rd Battalion, 297th Infantry. His story: "My military career started when I joined...
Juneau vet recalls days in 'Devil's Brigade'

...any society has ever produced." But you won't hear Wahto talking up his own virtues. A U.S. Army sergeant and squad leader in the legendary "Devil's Brigade" that stormed German machine gun nests on mountainsides, Wahto says he has rarely...
Army investigates death of soldier

...soldier, 31-year-old Spc. James T. Townsend, was found dead Wednesday afternoon in his barracks room by his squad leader. The Anchorage Daily News said Townsend had just returned from a 12-month deployment to Iraq. He had been assigned...
The new guy on the beat he walked along Franklin Street on Wednesday morning. "You want to meet the business owners." Bartlett was a squad leader in Iraq. He graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School in 1996 and enlisted in the Army. He became an Airborne Infantryman...
Silver Star medals for two Fort Richardson soldiers

...enemy fire to protect the evacuation of his wounded squad leader. Chester was a gunman in the roof turret of an armored...Parson was serving in a clearing operation when his squad leader, Staff Sgt. Kurt Curtiss, was shot by the enemy...
Soldier Stories: Pfc. William Dalton

...billet) clean, that my bed's made and my weapon is clean. My team leader is Cpl. Mike Madriaga from Kodiak, and my squad leader is Staff Sgt. Keefe Blankenship from Ketchikan. I wouldn't want to be in any other squad. We keep each other going...
Former JDHS dancer helps Thunder Mountain groove

...High School, spent three years on the Crimson Bears dance team under the direction of Leslie Dahl, the last two as a squad leader. Parents Tom and Sherri Carson still live in the capital city."Dance team taught me the importance of hard work...
Motion filed to dismiss attempted murder charges against Troy Wilson

...veteran and had trained most of the officers who were on duty that night and responded to his house. He had been the squad leader for and the most highly trained member of the SWAT team, Willoughby wrote."What was not explained is that if he...


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