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Explaining the Spanish-American War 120 Years Later

By Zoe N. Jackson, Department of Defense The Spanish-American War was a conflict that arose from Cuba’s struggle for independence 120 years ago, but … [More...]

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Celebrating Women’s History Month: Women Aviators

Thérèse-Peltier When one thinks of women in aviation, the image of Amelia Earhart normally comes to mind. However, were you aware that women have been flying … [More...]

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Milwaukee Navy Week Celebrated

Members of Navy Band Great Lakes march in the Wisconsin State Fair daily parade during Milwaukee Navy Week. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass … [More...]

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2015 Air Force Year In Review

by Air Force Social Media This 2015 Year in Photos feature Airmen around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending … [More...]

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4 Ways to Improve Your Move (Features) (On Target)

It’s moving season and Uncle Sam’s got your back. We have all the info you need for a smooth transition from one place to another. Here are 4 things you … [More...]

Defense Lodging System

The Defense Lodging System (DLS) was established as a network of sites for DoD Lodging reservations including Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps branches of the U.S. Military. Reservations for on and off base lodging facilities are available at DoD Per Diem Rates. Select from a wide range of TDY Lodging for official and unofficial travel.
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Explaining the Spanish-American War 120 Years Later

By Zoe N. Jackson, Department of Defense The Spanish-American War was a conflict that arose from Cuba’s struggle for independence 120 years ago, but why was the U.S. involved, and what did it mean for our future? The Background In February 1895, Cuba struggled for … [More...]

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Milwaukee Navy Week Celebrated

Members of Navy Band Great Lakes march in the Wisconsin State Fair daily parade during Milwaukee Navy Week. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ryan J. Batchelder) 23 hours … [More...]

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WWII Pilot Fends Off His Injured Comrade to Finish Mission

By Katie Lange, Department of Defense This blog is part of a weekly series called “Medal of Honor Monday,” in which we’ll highlight one of the more than 3,500 Medal of Honor recipients who have earned the U.S. military’s highest medal for valor. While there were many … [More...]