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39th Annual Tiger Balm exercise

Posted on Jul 18, 2019 in In The News

117th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment (Hawaii) Story by Spc. Matthew Foster and Sgt. 1st Class Theresa Gualdarama Thursday, July 18, 2019 ##### Celebrating its 39th year, Tiger Balm is the longest running bilateral exercise between U.S. Army Pacific and the Singapore Armed Forces that occurred on 8-18 July 2019 in the city of Mandai, Singapore. ...
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154th Wing Public Affairs Story by Tech. Sgt. Alison Bruce-Maldonado Sunday, July 14, 2019 ##### Six Hawaii Air National Guardsmen (HIANG) participated in a State Partnership Program (SPP) Air Defense subject matter expert exchange (SMEE) July 10, 2019, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The SPP SMEE began in late June on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, when ...
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117th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment (Hawaii) Story by Staff Sgt. Christopher Martens Thursday, June 13, 2019 ##### Soldiers of the Hawaii National Guard’s 1st Battalion, 487th Field Artillery Regiment are in the process of making history, all while performing a mission with important implications for the future of air defense artillery, field artillery, and the ...
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State of Hawaii, Department of Defense, Public Affairs Office Story by Tech. Sgt. Andrew Jackson Wednesday, March 27, 2019 ##### The Hawaii National Guard State Partnership Program recently sent its own military disaster managers along with civilian disaster managers from the state, and county levels to Quezon City to help facilitate a large scale disaster ...
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State of Hawaii, Department of Defense, Public Affairs Office Story by Tech. Sgt. Andrew Jackson Friday, March 22, 2019 ##### Engineers from the Hawaii Army National Guard’s 230th Engineering Company and Search and Rescue Soldiers from The Hawaii Army National Guard’s chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high-yield explosive enhanced-response-force-package (CERFP) bolstered the U.S. Navy Pacific ...
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117th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment (Hawaii) Story by Staff Sgt. Christopher Martens Friday, March 1, 2019 ##### SCHOFIELD BARRACKS – Six Soldiers from the Hawaii Army National Guard competed to be named the Hawaii Guard’s best during the 2019 Best Warrior Competition, held at Schofield Barracks March 1-3. The grueling joint competition, which also included ...
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117th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment (Hawaii) Story by Staff Sgt. Christopher Martens Sunday, February 10, 2019 ##### WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii – “A series of very difficult decisions . . . that would save the lives of a family of six, and one family pet.” These are the words used by Hawaii Governor David Ige ...
Read More Hawaii Army National Guard Soldier Awarded the State Medal of Valor

  MEDIA RELEASE #2018-012                                                                             December 4, 2018 For Immediate Release HAWAII AIR NATIONAL GUARD TO CONDUCT EXERCISE SENTRY ALOHA IN DECEMBER JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii – The Hawaii Air National Guard (HIANG) will be hosting a Sentry Aloha, a large-scale fighter exercise beginning Wednesday, Dec. 5. Oahu residents, particularly along the ...
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KFOR 25 Assumes Command

Posted on Nov 29, 2018 in In The News

117th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment (Hawaii) Story by Capt. Darren Taylor Monday, November 26, 2018 ##### CAMP BONDSTEEL, Kosovo – The official beginning of the “Lava Brigade’s” deployment to support Kosovo Force (KFOR) commenced with a Transfer of Authority ceremony held on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, Nov. 17, 2018. During the ceremony, the 29th Infantry Brigade ...
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1-89 CAV Assumes Responsibility

Posted on Nov 18, 2018 in In The News

117th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment (Hawaii) Story by Sgt. Tinisha MelleinFortson Thursday, November 15, 2018 ##### PRISTINA, Kosovo – A transfer of authority ceremony was held to celebrate the accomplishments of the outgoing forward command post (FCP) unit and signify the start of the next rotation at Camp Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny, Kosovo, Nov. ...
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