Education

Send a congratulatory note to the Class of 2014!

Education
April 25, 2014

High school graduation is a special time, and Stars and Stripes is pleased to once again be putting together our annual Grad Tab, highlighting information on all of the Pacific DoDEA high schools and their graduating classes.

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DoDEA Pacific highlights "Month of the Military Child" through video testimonials

Education
April 17, 2014

OKINAWA, Japan — Department of Defense Education Activity Pacific joins the nation and U.S. military communities around the world in celebrating April as Month of the Military Child. Throughout the month of April DoDEA Pacific teachers, faculty,...

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Staff Sgt Wagner is on the left. On the right in the back is Corporal Glenn. In the front, the radio operator is Amby Owens. Photo was taken on Go Noi Island during Operation Pipestone Canyon May 1969. I believe SSGT Wagner was the PLT CO as Lt Williams was wounded on May 27, 1969, right after John Kirschner was blown away. (John Glenn Maj. USMC, (Ret.), Physical Education Teacher/Health Teacher, Kadena Middle School)

“I was a child in 1969 and grew up fast in Vietnam”

Education
April 24, 2014

In July of 1969, My platoon was on patrol in the Queson Mountains of central South Vietnam. LCpl Steve Househoulter was my best friend in Second Platoon, Mike company 3rd Battalion. I was a corporal then and I had befriended Steve because of his...

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Program offers Marines and sailors transition assistance

Education
April 15, 2014

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. — As the military continues its downsizing efforts, one program is committed to ensuring Marines and sailors get the assistance they need.

The Marine For Life program, which was started in 2002, has ramped up their...

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