Category Archives: Garrison news

2017 Department of the Army Best Warrior Competition Media Availability

What:     Media Availability for the 2017 Best Warrior Competition Where:   Fort A.P. Hill, Va. When:    Oct. 5, 2017, 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Background: The premier DA-level competition, 22 of the Army’s finest Soldiers, representing 11 commands from across the … Continue reading

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Remembering September 11, 2001

Lt. Col. Andrew Q. Jordan hosted a 9/11 Ceremony this morning at 8:30 AM in the Virginia Congressional Medal of Honor, honor garden on post. Soldiers, garrison staff and tenant organization personnel came together to remember the events of September … Continue reading

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Secretary of the Army Energy & Water Management Awards Presented to Fort A.P. Hill

The energy team at Fort A.P. Hill achieved dramatic reductions in energy consumption through numerous energy efficiency projects and an aggressive building management program. Continue reading

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Fort A.P. Hill Fire Department hosted Seminar on Fire Leadership.

U.S. Army Garrison Fort A.P. Hill Department of Emergency Services Fire Department sponsored and hosted a two day Fire Leadership Seminar July 8 — 9, 2017. Retired Battalion Chiefs John Salka and Rick Lasky were the instructors for the seminar; … Continue reading

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Army Reserve NCO earns top legal award

Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia – Staff Sgt. Sarah Hawley, a paralegal noncommissioned officer with the U.S. Army Reserve Legal Command, is this year’s recipient of the Sergeant Eric L. Coggins Award for Excellence. It’s the first time that a U.S. … Continue reading

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Deployment for Training: 2/2 conducts training exercises on Fort A.P. Hill

Marines with 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment executed training exercises while conducting a Deployment for Training exercise at Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia, April 22, 2017. The training consisted of quick reaction force drills, casualty evacuation exercises, and room-clearing techniques. “The … Continue reading

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Fort A.P. Hill Firemen and Foresters train for tree-top rescue

Fort A.P. Hill Fire and Emergency Services along with members of the Forestry Division recently completed a five day combined training session with Rip Tompkins, a certified professional arborist. This training provided Garrison personnel with various precision skill sets as … Continue reading

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