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...friends were promoted from small-time gangsters to death squad leaders. They helped the army kill more than one million alleged...director Joshua Ooppenheimer challenges these former death squad leaders to reenact their real-life mass-killings in whichever...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Fire Station Juneau graduates eight into the perils of duty, academy recruits now part of brotherhood of firefighters

...Squad Guide Adam Kackstetter carried the guidon flag, a retired wooden pike pole bearing the company colors. Recruit Squad Leaders Garret Grant and Amanda Carlson followed with recruits Kelsey Brink, Steven Anderson, Aaron Bruce, J. Henry Kane...


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