May 19, 2003
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. James A. Mills has been serving in and around Iraq since February. He is a member of the VMU-1 Special Unit. Upon return to the United States, he will be stationed at Twentynine Palms, Calif. where his wife, Christine, lives. A 1998 graduate of Clear Spring High School, he is the son of Shirley L. Mills of Hagerstown. U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Mark A. Wiley, 33, serves in Quality and Training Aircrew Life Support with the 436th Operations Support Squadron at Dover (Del.
May 3, 2009
Air Force Airman 1st Class Joshua A. Keyfauver, son of Warren and Kellin Keyfauver of Cearfoss Pike, Hagerstown, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio. Keyfauver earned distinction as an honor graduate. Army Reserve Pvt. Ashley M. Crist, daughter of Carolyn and Jeff Crist of Hagerstown, graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Crist is a 2005 graduate of Clear Spring High School. Navy Seaman Recruit Zacharia K. Bowman, son of Debbie J. and Kenneth L. Bowman of Hancock, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. Bowman is a 2007 graduate of Hancock Middle-Senior High School.
August 31, 2000
Chambersburg men assist in Bosnia CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Letterkenny Army Depot employees Ron Blansit and John Buterbaugh, both Chambersburg, Pa., residents, spent more than a month this spring working to support U.S. servicemen and women in Bosnia. Their mission was to perform modifications to the TOW Missile system mounted on the Bradley Fighting Vehicle. These modifications consist of a nearly complete teardown and reassembly of the armament control unit, software and hardware modifications to the missile guidance set, and a hardware modification to the Launcher along with optics adjustments to the sight assembly.
July 6, 2004
email@example.com BOONSBORO - One member of a Boonsboro family left the U.S. Army after being injured last year in Iraq. Now, another family member has enlisted in the military. U.S. Army Spc. Mary Burral, 25, took medical retirement on May 23, 2004, exactly one year from the day she arrived at Walter Reed Army Medical Center for surgeries and treatment of injuries she received when the five-ton truck she was driving was hit by a rocket-propelled grenade, Mary Burral said Monday.