Latest 101st Airborne Division Stories

2014-04-27 23:02:08

Jim Champion served in the 502nd Infantry, US Army 101st Airborne, and was deployed to Jordan in the late 1980s; soon after he was diagnosed with MS.

2011-06-08 12:39:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today ordered all U.S. and Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Lawrence County to fly at half-staff on Saturday, June 11, in honor of U.S. Army Staff Sgt.

2010-06-01 13:45:00

LOS ANGELES, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan America Society of Southern California (JASSC) will commemorate more than 100 years of loyal friendships and fruitful ties between the Japanese and Americans at its 101st Anniversary Dinner & Gala Celebration at Club Nokia in the LA LIVE entertainment district on Wednesday, June 9, 2010.

2008-12-01 08:10:00

Military health officials are bracing for a surge of soldiers that have been deployed over a year that are expected to suffer from brain injuries and psychological problems.

2006-09-03 11:27:30

By Jim Wolf WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Army officer has recommended that four U.S. troops face the death penalty if convicted of killing three detainees during a raid in Iraq in May, one of the soldier's lawyers said on Sunday. The investigating officer, Lt. Col.

2006-08-01 12:52:00

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A military court opened a preliminary hearing in Baghdad on Tuesday to determine whether four U.S. soldiers charged over the deaths of three male prisoners in Iraq will face court martials.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.