Journey with Troops
U.S. Army Garrison Fort Greely Chief of Plans, Maj. Brian Grace assists a student with his reading activity during the “Journey with Troops” reading program Nov. 20 at the Delta Elementary School. “Journey with Troops” is just one of the multiple events that are planned under Fort Greely’s Adopt-A-School program.
Family Care Center Grand Opening
U.S. Army Garrison Alaska, Fort Greely hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony Feb. 5 for the first Family Child Care home opened on the installation since 2014. Ms. Danielle Davis, the registered owner of the FCC home, is a military spouse and also has been an employee at the Child Development Center on Fort Greely. Mrs. Davis currently has three children enrolled in her new home program and parents that are requesting interviews to be a part of the program.
Spring Fling 2020
U.S. Army Garrison Alaska, Fort Greely Family and MWR hosted their 11th Annual Latrines on Ice event as part of the 2020 Spring Fling Campaign March 14 at Quartz Lake. Latrines on Ice pitted six “latrine” teams against each other in a race to the finish. Coming in first was the garrison team led by Tammy Powers and Lt. Col. Joel Johnson, second place went to the Boosters from the 49th Missile Defense Battalion led by 1st Sgt. Robert Carson, and third place went to 59th Signal Battalion led by Barb Flynn.
Memorial Day Service 2020
American Legion Post 22 and VFW Post 10450 honored those that paid the ultimate sacrifice during a Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony May 25 at the Rest Haven Cemetery in Delta Junction.
Flag Day Preparation 2020
Soldiers from the 49th Missile Defense Battalion, Fort Greely, Alaska practice raising the large garrison flag June 2 in preparation for the Army Birthday June 14.
U.S. Army 245th Birthday 2020
In honor of National Flag Day and the 245th Army Birthday, U.S. Army Garrison Alaska Fort Greely and the 49th MDB raised the large US Flag during the morning Reveille Ceremony June 14.
Arctic Edge 20
Arctic Edge is a NORAD & USNORTHCOM exercise scheduled every two years. Alaskan Command serves as N&NC host headquarters for the bi-national joint-training exercise, Feb. 24-March 6, 2020 across Alaska.
CAC 1300-1500 and broadcast via Facebook Live
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