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U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Cameron Parks/ Released
Lance Cpl. Ryan C. Motley

Plan, Train and Achieve from Training to Operations: 31st MEU S-3

In order for a complex organization to work every part must work together and move cohesively. That is how the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit works, largely thanks to the Marines in the S-3 section.

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Bryan Woiewucki, Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight NCO in-charge of training form the 18th Civil Engineer Squadron, poses for a photo on Kadena Air Base, Japan, April 11, 2019. Woiewucki was selected as Pacific Air Force's NCO of the year and will compete at the Air FOrce level. Winners are expected to be announced later this summer. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mandy Foster)
Tech. Sgt. Bryan Woiewucki

PACAF EOD tech to compete for top Air Force level award

<p>Tech. Sgt. Bryan Woiewucki, 18th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight NCO in-charge of training, begins his morning the same way as many Airmen: P.T., breakfast and a morning meeting.</p>

Fire Chief Charlie Butler of U.S. Army Garrison Okinawa, Torii Station, is the recipient of the 2018 Army Fire and Emergency Services Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Military Firefighter Heritage Foundation, a private organization based in San Angelo, Texas, will induct him into their hall of fame next month. (Photo Credit: Photo by Jim McGee, U.S. Army Garrison Okinawa)
Fire Chief Charlie Butler

USAG Okinawa fire chief receives Army lifetime achievement award, hall of fame induction

Fire Chief Charlie Butler of U.S. Army Garrison Okinawa, Torii Station, didn't aspire to become a firefighter as a child, but once on the job, he found he had an affinity for it.

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Cameron E. Parks/Released
Lance Cpl. Keven A. Temple

E-3s are the Bee’s Knees

If noncommissioned officers are the backbone of the Marine Corps, then lance corporals are the muscles that keep it moving. As all enlisted Marines and warrant officers know – not to mention the Mustang officers who ascended the enlisted ranks before earning a commission – lance corporals hold a special place in the heart of the Corps.

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