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How Military Efforts Helped Bring About Thanksgiving

By Katie LangeDoD News, Defense Media Activity Thanksgiving is a hallowed American tradition filled with family, food, football and fun, but did you … [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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New Chiefs of 2016 Pinned Around the Fleet

All around the world active and reserve Sailors are pinning on anchors and advance in rank as newly-minted Chiefs in the U.S. Navy.   Chief’s anchors … [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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How Military Efforts Helped Bring About Thanksgiving

By Katie LangeDoD News, Defense Media Activity Thanksgiving is a hallowed American tradition filled with family, food, football and fun, but did you know we can attribute its creation largely to the military? While conventional wisdom dates the first Thanksgiving back … [More...]