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Secretary of the United States Army
Patrick J. Murphy

Chief of Staff of the United States Army
Gen. Mark A. Milley

Under Secretary of the United States Army
Patrick J. Murphy

Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Army
Gen. Daniel B. Allyn


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We train as we fight.

Exercise #SwiftResponse II includes approximately 6,000 participants from NATO and European partner nations at Hohenfels Training Area, Germany, Oct. 2-20, 2017.

U.S. Army Europe Soldiers in U.S. European Command (EUCOM) stand ready to preserve strategic partnerships, develop partner capacity and support the collective security of the NATO alliance.

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Stay in the know!

#DidYouKnow you have a choice about your #RetirementJourney come Jan. 1, 2018?

Check-out #BlendedRetirement eligibility criteria and explore your options!!

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Whatcha doin'?

A #USArmy cavalry scout, assigned to 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, conducts reconnaissance during Decisive Action Rotation 17-09 at the National Training Center/Fort Irwin, Calif., Sep. 13, 2017.

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Shaping the bright future of America

#DidYouKnow: #USArmy Soldiers of Hispanic heritage now make up 14.5% of the regular Army.


We got you!

A Nebraska Army National Guard #Soldier helps calm a rescued woman and her dogs after picking her up from a flooded area, Aug. 31, 2017, in Orange, #Texas, following Hurricane #Harvey.

#USArmy photo by Sgt. Anna Pongo, The National Guard

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#DidYouKnow: California National Guard has dropped more than 60,000 gallons of water on the Northern California fires. Rapid response to fighting wildfires is a critical part of the #USArmy mission.

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"Sea power to protect and promote"

Some see Friday 13th as unlucky, however, the #USArmy and the nation is lucky to have the world's best U.S. Navy protecting the seas.

Happy #242NavyBday!

Our deepest condolences to the Families and friends of the four Special Forces Soldiers killed in Niger, West Africa.

Soldiers from the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), conduct a dignified transfer for Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, of Lyons, Georgia, at Dover Air Force Base, Deleware, Oct. 5, 2017.

Wright, Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson and Sgt. La David Johnson, were killed in action while conducting an operation in Niger, West Africa, Oct. 4, 2017.

They were assigned to 3rd Special Forces Group-Airborne.

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A #USArmy M1A2 Abrams tank, assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, moves through the sand during a field training exercise at #BrightStart 2017, Sept. 15, 2017, at Mohamed Naguib Military Base, Egypt.

Started in 1981, Bright Star builds on the strategic security relationship between the U.S. and Egypt, a partnership that supports counter-terrorism, regional security, and efforts to combat the spread of violent extremism.

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#15thSMA organized teams of #USArmy Soldiers to compete on the obstacle course at #AUSA2017's opening day.

The Association of the United States Army - AUSA National held a nine-obstacle course to challenge even the best Army Soldiers.

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Interested in the #USArmy's future?

Acting Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy is discussing laying the foundation of the future force right now at #AUSA2017.

Building our future force

The Army requires sufficient and predictable funding to be able to sustain our readiness for the current fight and prepare ourselves for greater future lethality.

Join Acting Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy and the #USArmy team on Facebook LIVE at the Sustaining Member Luncheon to hear more, beginning at 12:30 p.m. EDT.

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Modernizing to increase lethality for future readiness

The #USArmy must prepare the Total Force Army to meet global demands while remaining ready to conduct a full range of military operations.

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Are you a member of the #USArmy family?

Join the conversation during the live Town Hall with Army leaders who are discussing issues that impact our Army Families.

GEN Mark A. Milley provides a State of the #USArmy address during #AUSA2017 discussing readiness and the Army's way forward.

#Soldiers! Watch as Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel Dailey leads a professional development forum on "Building Readiness through Training and Education" during #AUSA2017.

Also joining the forum are #TRADOC's Command Sgt. Maj. David Davenport, Command Sgt. Maj. David Turnbull, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center, Command Sgt. Maj. Jimmy Sellers, U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy and Joe Parson, Army University. #NCO2020 #NCO U.S. Army NCO Journal

Readiness remains our number one priority – fight tonight

#Watch and listen to GEN Mark A. Milley discuss readiness and the #USArmy's path forward during #AUSA2017 right here on Facebook LIVE. The stream will begin at 1:15 p.m. EDT.

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Congrats to Staff Sgt. Ryan McCarthy - the 2017 #USArmy Noncommissioned Officer of the Year! Well done Soldier! U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, U.S. Army Fort Leonard Wood

#USArmy announces the 2017 Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year!

SPC Hazen Ham from U.S. Army Pacific Command is the 2017 Soldier of the Year!

SSG Ryan McCarthy from U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command is the 2017 Noncommissioned Officer the Year

Join us in congratulating these terrific Soldiers who competed against 22 of the Army's finest warriors, representing 11 commands from across the #USArmy during the Best Warrior Competition held at Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia, and the Pentagon Oct. 1 to Oct. 6, 2017.

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Live now: U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis discusses #USArmy lethality and modernizing current capabilities for future fights during the #AUSA2017 opening ceremony. U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)

Modernizing for greater lethality

#Watch U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis discuss #USArmy lethality and modernizing current capabilities for future fights during the #AUSA2017 opening ceremony. The live stream will begin right here at 9:35 a.m. EDT.

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"I can't predict the future, but I can tell you the Puerto Rican people will come back. They will rebuild and we'll be better for it. We'll be stronger, and we'll provide the next generation a better environment for which to live."

- Puerto Rico native and 59th Ordnance Brigade Command Sgt. Major. Check out this terrific story:

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What does drill sergeant mean to you?

For these #USArmy drill sergeants, it's a way to mold the future of the Army and change lives.

Some of the Army's best trained, noncommissioned officers from across the nation traveled to U.S. Army Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, to compete for the title of U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year, Sept. 12-15, 2017. All competitors did and outstanding job, but Staff Sgt. Chad Hickey became this year’s Drill Sergeant of the Year, and Staff Sgt. Bryan Ivery is the AIT Platoon Sergeant of the Year.

A string of Ohio National Guard Soldiers

The National Guard Soldiers reach new heights during infiltration and extraction training.

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Run to honor

U.S. Army IMCOM invites runners from around the world to dedicate their Army Ten-Miler or weekend run to fallen service members and surviving Families.

For more information on how you can run to honor and download a template, visit

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"Communities are very tight and family is very important," says #USArmy Gen. in Puerto Rico.

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Nearly 7,000 service members have died in support of #GWOT. Today the GWOT Memorial was dedicated at the National…

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Service members are proud to show off their challenge coins, but do you know how this tradition began?…

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Questions about Blended Retirement? Check out the #BRS Facebook ( Q&A session, on Thursday,…

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Register now! Blended retirement webinar @Military1Source, Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 1pm-2pm ET.

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