TITLE

On Point

AUTHOR(S)
Yarboro, James L.
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Soldiers;Mar2005, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents photographs of U.S. soldiers deployed in different countries. Humanitarian and medical aid given by Sergeant Michelle Naylor from Task Force Thunder, Parwan Provincial Reconstruction Team to children in Surobi, Afghanistan; Demonstration of the correct use of the camouflage ghillie suit during the U.S. Army Europe's Land Combat Expo in Heidelberg, Germany; Preparation of the soldiers of the 529th MP Co. for a Task Force Eagle disestablishment ceremony at Eagle Base in Tuzla, Bosnia and Hercegovina.
ACCESSION #
16863993

 

Related Articles

  • Investigating the Respiratory Health of Deployed Military Personnel. Morris, Michael J.; Zacher, Lisa L.; Jackson, David A. // Military Medicine;Oct2011, Vol. 176 Issue 10, p1157 

    Recent news media articles have implied a direct relationship between environmental exposures such as burn pits during current deployments and the development of serious and debilitating chronic pulmonary disease. These articles suggest that the military is superficially investigating evidence...

  • New Act Supports Deployed Personnel. Michel, Christopher // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2004, Vol. 130 Issue 2, p96 

    Today, more than 300,000 men and women in uniform are deployed overseas, and mobilization levels are at their highest point since World War II. There are important resources, support networks, and laws designed to support military members and their families. In fact, new legislation strengthens...

  • Women in War: Operational Issues of Menstruation and Unintended Pregnancy. Christopher, Leslie A.; Miller, Leslie // Military Medicine;Jan2007, Vol. 172 Issue 1, p9 

    With rapid and frequent deployments around the world, the current high level of military operations demands combat readiness of every military member. In the U.S. Armed Forces, women represent 15% of active duty troops and 17% of reserve and Guard troops and are a critical component for mission...

  • Guard Tapped Again. Freedberg Jr., Sydney J. // National Journal;1/26/2008, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p8 

    The article reports on the increase in number of U.S. National Guard and Reserve troops in January 2008 after a decline in December 2007. The number of soldiers in Iraq fell from 164,000 in August to 156,000 in December. Their number rose to 94,729 from 4,477. The Army National Guard troops at...

  • Remarks to United States Troops at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.  // Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;12/6/2016, p1 

    The article presents a speech by U.S. President Barack Obama, delivered in the Basketball Gym of the MacDill Air Force Base in Florida held on December 6, 2016. Topics of the speech included the service and dedication for the U.S. Air Force, deployment of service members and families of the U.S....

  • Clinical Treatment of Nondysentery Travelers' Diarrhea During Deployment. Hawk, Douglas; Tribble, David R.; Riddle, Mark S. // Military Medicine;Mar2010, Vol. 175 Issue 3, p140 

    The article focuses on the clinical treatment of nondysentery traveler's diarrhea while on deployment. It relates the medical condition of an active duty U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) first lieutenant deployed to Iraq who presented to the medical clinic with liquid bowel movements as well as...

  • Select Clinical Recommendations for Military Medical Practitioners Conducting Humanitarian and Civic Assistance Activities. Hollon, Justin R.; Hickey, Patrick W. // Military Medicine;Sep2010, Vol. 175 Issue 9, p647 

    Training and planning for stability, security, transition, and reconstruction, to include humanitarian and civic assistance activities, has taken on new importance for today's military forces. Deployed medical forces providing medical care to local populations are presented with the challenge of...

  • NEW HORIZONS IN EL SALVADOR. Tomasik, Karen J. // Soldiers;Jul2005, Vol. 60 Issue 7, p40 

    The article describes the participation of the United States Southern Command in the Joint Task Force Para Los Ninōs, which was formed to give assistance to nine communities in El Salvador. Air Force reservists and airmen built schools and clinics and provided health treatments. Soldiers from...

  • Counting the cost of tragedy. Richardson, John; Hariharan, Malini // Asian Chemical News;1/10/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 474, p10 

    Examines the economic impact of the tsunami in Asia in December 2004. Difficulty of maintaining the flow of aid for tsunami victims and survivors; Background on the survivors; Comparison of the estimated tsunami death toll with the number of U.S. servicemen who died during the World War II. ...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics