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...Chugach Range. Yuri graduated from UAA with a B.A. in History, and is an Active Duty branch detail from the Adjutant General's Corps to Infantry. After completing the Infantry Basic Officer Leadership Course, Ranger and Airborne schools...
The last of the 'Greatest Generation' pass into memory with the 59th observance of Veterans Day

...but was not given them. "The paperwork fell through the cracks," said Brig. Gen. Leon M. Bridges, assistant adjutant general of the Alaska Army National Guard. Bridges said that the government has found that some of the service members due...
Cavalry earns its spurs

...those that fail. Brig. Gen. Leon "Mike" Bridges, Commander of the Alaska Army National Guard and Assistant Adjutant General, said the need to run a slightly different testing pattern for his cavalry troopers, would better build esprit...
Schaeffer named interim director of UAF's Chukchi Campus

FAIRBANKS (AP) -- Former state Adjutant General John Schaeffer has been named interim director of the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Chukchi Campus at Kotzebue. Schaeffer...
Alaska troops likely to take a back seat in coming months

...take forces out of one theater if you need to keep them here,'' said retired Maj. Gen. Jake Lestenkof, former adjutant general of the Alaska National Guard. ''I don't see any large unit deployments out of Alaska to that theater.'' The...
Ceremonies planned for vets

...which will be read at the armory. After a brief thank you message from Murkowski, Gen. Thomas Katkus, assistant adjutant general-Army for the Alaska National Guard, will address the soldiers. A slide show produced by the families of the returning...
Proud, supportive, caring: Community backs our soldiers

...were able to do what we asked them to do," Sen. Lisa Murkowski told them Saturday. Thomas Katkus, assistant adjutant general-Army for the Alaska National Guard, echoed her sentiments, saying those who stayed behind "faced challenges...
Lawmakers work for resolution to Knowles bills approved by that veterans administration. Alaska is the only state that does not have a veterans home, said Adjutant General Phil Oates. Knowles Press Secretary Bob King said the bill falls short of what the governor sought, but said it...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives05/25/01

...removal of school board members Stevens expresses few regrets over loss of chairmanship Governor signs assistant adjutant general bill VECO named Alaska exporter of the year for 2000 Herring bait shortage plagues frustrates fishermen ...

...Daily News says Exxon profits from settlement delays Dec. 29, 2002 Fairbanks Daily News-Miner sees Murkowski appointment as a gamble Scientists tracked unusual voyage of abandoned vessel Murkowski names Craig Campbell as adjutant general


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