• October 26, 2021

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School time for young Afghan evacuees at Fort Bliss

FORT BLISS – Running around aimlessly playing, laughing, and fist bumping soldiers is how most young Afghan evacuees spent their time at Fort Bliss’ Doña Ana Complex in New Mexico before Nabila, also an Afghan evacuee, started a school for children to learn and to help them focus on their future. “We have been here […]Read More

Fort Bliss in El Paso could receive thousands of Afghan

WASHINGTON — Fort Bliss in El Paso will be the destination for potentially thousands of Afghan refugees, Pentagon officials said Monday during a press conference to address the United States’ withdrawal from Afghanistan. “As we prepare for even more arrivals, [U.S. Northern Command] and the U.S. Army are working to create additional capacity to support […]Read More

1st Armored Division Soldier dies at Fort Bliss

Officials with Fort Bliss announced Thursday that a soldier assigned to the 1st Armored Division died June 21. “Our deepest condolences go out to the family, friends, and fellow soldiers of Pvt. Marriah Pouncy. Pvt. Pouncy was a committed soldier, friend, and valued member of the Iron Eagle Team. Her loss is not just felt […]Read More

Army & Air Force Exchange Service opens first tattoo shop

Officials with the Army & Air Force Exchange Service and American Tattoo Society gathered at Fort Bliss Saturday for the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the first tattoo shop on an Army Post. “We’re thrilled to be able to offer this service to the military community at Fort Bliss,” said Fort Bliss Garrison Commander […]Read More

To combat sexual assault and harassment, Ft. Bliss delivers on

FORT BLISS – Maj. Gen. Sean C. Bernabe, senior commander, 1st Armored Division and Fort Bliss, gathered every battalion command team and higher in a conference room on Fort Bliss last month. At the inaugural Ironclad Summit, he told those assembled that eliminating sexual assault and sexual harassment was his top priority. Referencing 19 reported […]Read More

Bliss Mobilization and Deployment program tackles readiness through unit training,

As service members continue to train and deploy in defense of our nation’s freedom, the demands to provide operational support and training have become an essential part of their individual readiness. The Fort Bliss Army Community Service Mobilization and Deployment program is charged with meeting these operational demands and preparing Soldiers, civilians and families for […]Read More

Ft. Bliss set to welcome 60+ Oklahoma Army National Guard

More than 60 Oklahoma Army National Guard Soldiers said farewell to their families in a virtual send-off ceremony at the National Guard armory in Ada, Oklahoma on April 1. The Soldiers are assigned to the 345th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 90th Troop Command, and are leaving for a yearlong mobilization to Fort Bliss, Texas to […]Read More

Ft. Bliss to participate in massive multinational exercise; Will train,

The U.S. Army has planned a major multinational warfighter exercise – Warfighter 21-4 – for April 6-15, with the simulation of a corps-level battle involving a U.S., U.K. and French Army tactical divisions. The exercise involves thousands of troops and support personnel, distributed across multiple installations including Fort Hood and Fort Bliss, Texas Fort Bragg, […]Read More

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