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2010-06-16 09:57:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today ordered all U.S. and Pennsylvania flags at the Capitol Complex in Harrisburg and in Cambria County to be flown at half-staff in honor of Sgt. Derek L. Shanfield, of Hastings. Sgt.

2010-04-12 10:06:00

RIDGEWOOD, N.J., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Green Bridge Industries, Inc.

2010-03-03 06:45:00

WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Marine South 2010, one of the eastern United States' largest and most comprehensive military equipment expositions of the year, will be held at Camp Lejeune, NC, during April 21 - 22. Marine South is produced for warfighters who employ combat equipment and systems in expeditionary warfare and training operations around the world.

2009-11-19 13:29:00

WALLACE, N.C., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- River Landing, a private golf community in Wallace, NC, will be hosting approximately 100 Marines from Camp Lejeune who don't have families to be with on this year's Thanksgiving Day holiday.

2009-06-15 11:15:52

Evidence exists that people who lived or worked at Camp Lejeune Marine Base in North Carolina between the 1950s and 1985 were exposed to the industrial solvents tricholorethylene (TCE) or perchloroethylene (PCE) in their water supply, but strong scientific evidence is not available to determine whether health problems among those exposed are due to the contaminants

2009-03-17 11:20:00

USMC Hill Award for best full service mess hall earned by Mess Hall 455, Camp Johnson GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo-operated Mess Hall 455 Camp Johnson at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville, N.C.

2006-01-17 18:30:40

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A U.S. citizen who deserted the Marine Corps 36 years ago rather than ship out to fight in Vietnam was arrested late last week and could face jail time. Ernest Johnson Jr, 55, had been living as Ernest McQueen since he fled Camp Lejeune in North Carolina in 1969.

2005-09-16 16:01:55

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - About 4,700 active-duty federal ground troops sent by U.S. President George W. Bush on September 3 to the Gulf Coast region devastated by Hurricane Katrina will be pulling out in the coming days, the Pentagon said on Friday.


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