Fort Hood

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Fort Hood,

U.S. army post, 209,000 acres (84,580 hectares), central Tex., near Killeen; est. 1942 on the site of old Fort Gates and named for Confederate Gen. John Hood. It is one of the army's largest installations and a major employer of the area.
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* Searching for any original members of the 633rd Collection Classification and Salvage Company that trained at Fort Hood, TX, and sailed from Oakland Army Terminal to Vietnam on the General John S.
He transferred to Fort Hood, TX, transitioning the 66th Military Intelligence (MI) Company, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment (Armored Regiment) into the 66th MI Company, 3rd Cavalry Regiment (Stryker).
Theo Kleinsorge, who came last month to Fort Sill to participate in the MFIX, serves as the commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2-12 Cavalry at Fort Hood, Tx. During the MFIX, he replicated the role of an infantry company commander inside the MEHEL 2.0-equipped Stryker.
We hadn't seen them in two years, since we left Fort Hood, TX. Their children had changed so much.
Also, that same day, Army Staff Sergeant Miguel Colonvazquez, Specialist Yingming Sun, Specialist Christine Armstrong, Private First Class Brandon Banner, Private First Class Zachery Fuller, Private Isaac Deleon, Private Eddy Gates, Private Tysheena James, and Cadet Mitchell Winey died during a flash flood that occurred while they were participating in a convoy operations training exercise at Fort Hood, TX. As you read this, please pause for a moment to honor their dedicated service to our nation and to wish their families comfort and strength in dealing with the loss of their loved ones.
He and his unit were deployed from Fort Hood, TX at the end of June and should return in March 2015.
Darnell AMC, Fort Hood, TX; San Antonio Military Medical Center, TX; and Eisenhower AMC, Fort Gordon, GA.
The general's command assignments included: the 82nd Signal Battalion, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, NC; 3rd Signal Brigade, III Armored Corps, Fort Hood, TX; 5th Signal Command, U.S.
He joined the Army Reserves in 1961 as a medic, and was stationed at Fort Hood, TX.
Joe Sharp, CAPS NAA Immediate Past Chairman of the Board Actus Lend Lease Fort Hood, TX
GAO investigators visited Fort Hood, TX; Naval Air Station Pensacola, FL; and Langley Air Force Base, VA, to review their spending on O&M-related work.
UQM noted that the vehicles have been subjected to demonstration, performance and initial durability testing at Fort Hood, TX and are slated for further testing this year at Fort Carson in Colorado and Fort Knox in Kentucky.

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