Carlisle Barracks Community News

27 November 2019

Happy Thanksgiving to all of servicemembers, far from home

Happy Thanksgiving, wherever you serve.

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26 November 2019

Carlisle Barracks’ SitRep: Ashburn Gate Closure and Holiday Hours - Updated Dec. 11

The U.S. Army Garrison Carlisle Barracks SitRep provides updated information about daily operations and happenings on Carlisle Barracks. Updated Dec. 11 - Ashburn Gate Closure and Holiday Hours.

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08 November 2019

Army War College, Pennsylvania salute US Marines: Soldiers of the Sea

U.S. Marine Corps students, their military colleagues from sister services and allied/partner nations, and the Pennsylvania State Legislature celebrated 244 years of USMC service to the nation.

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06 November 2019

Gen. Perna speaks to Fall 2019 Army Housing Resident Satisfaction Survey

“Army leaders are committed to improving housing, but we need your candid feedback!”

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31 October 2019

Medal of Honor for Master Sgt. Matthew Williams

Master Sgt. Matthew O. Williams is being awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest award of valor, for his combat actions while serving as a weapons sergeant in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in the Shok Valley of Nuristan, Afghanistan on April 6, 2008.

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22 October 2019

ID-T Director discusses support to Soldier, family readiness

The Director of Installation Management Command – Directorate Training discussed how IMCOM contributes to Soldier, civilian and family readiness, installation readiness and strategic power projection in the strategic support area during his visit to the Army War College last week.

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11 October 2019

USAWC honors Navy’s 244th birthday

The Joint military, interagency and international students of the Army War College class together with faculty and staff honored the 244th birthday of the United States Navy today during a presentation by Navy Cmdr. Kory Anglesey in Bliss Hall.

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08 October 2019

2018 Graduation Plaque dedication brings War College students back to witness

Their names are on the wall, alongside the greatest military leaders. Today, the names of the Class of 2019 joined the long bronze line of graduation plaques displayed on the outer walls of the Army War College’s Root Hall: Eisenhower, Patton, Saladin-Muhammad, Mower.

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08 October 2019

West Point cadets build important connections with Army War College international fellows

Cadets at the U.S. Military Academy preparing to become the future leaders of the Army engaged with USAWC International Fellows. The West Point visit was a powerful reminder of the US military’s work alongside America’s allies and partners to combat threats in an increasingly interconnected world.

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07 October 2019

Ashburn Gate will close Oct. 11-15

Ashburn Gate will close for the Columbus Day Holiday on Oct. 11, at 5:30 p.m., and will remain closed until 6:30 a.m. on Oct. 15.

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10 September 2019

Public Health Alert: Severe lung illness associated with e-cigarette use

As of Sept. 6, 2019, more than 450 possible cases of a severe lung illness associated with e-cigarette products have been reported across multiple states. One person has died from the illness. All of the patients reported recent use of e-cigarette products.

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05 September 2019

U.S. Army releases DAIG report on privatized housing

The U.S. Army released today a report from its Inspector General on privatized housing on Army installations.

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16 August 2019

Last week’s water advisory highlighted safety, readiness, relationships

On the morning of Aug. 5?, acting on the recommendation of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, U.S. Army Garrison Carlisle Barracks issued a “Do Not Use” Order for its water. The order demonstrated the Garrison’s focus on readiness, its people first mindset and its regard for the safety of the Soldiers, Civilians and families who live and work on Post.

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12 August 2019

OMDC will no longer pick up or deliver or official mail from individual agencies and buildings

Effective on Monday, August 12, the Installation Official Mail & Distribution Center will no longer deliver or pick up official mail from individual agencies and buildings around the installation.

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06 August 2019

Environmental Protection: All clear -- Lift the water advisory

Pa. DEP has issued final report of extensive water testing at Carlisle Barracks. “No reason to continue the drinking water advisory at the Carlisle Barracks.”

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30 July 2019

USAG Carlisle Barracks recognizes 50-years of service

Carlisle Barracks personnel gathered in Upton Hall, July 30, to honor one of their own and pay tribute to his 50 years of service to the county.

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26 July 2019

Chief of the National Guard Bureau to USAWC Grads - Innovate, adapt, compete

The graduation ceremony for 367 members of the U.S. Army War College Distance Class of 2019 was a personal triumph of “amazing accomplishment,” according to Commandant Maj. Gen. John Kem. It was equally a time to celebrate a new sense of purpose for the assignments that await this cohort of U.S. military officers of Active, Reserve and Guard components, international officers, and civilians of multiple federal agencies.

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22 July 2019

Carlisle Barracks’ newcomers: key post policies

Carlisle Barracks offers its community the beauty and charm of a college campus with a history that dates back to 1757.

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17 July 2019

Graduation - Army War College Distance Class of 2019

Graduation ceremony is planned. The 368 graduating members of the Army War College Class of 2019 invite family, friends, professional colleagues and faculty to join the celebration: Friday, July 26 at 9 a.m. on the historic parade field of Carlisle Barracks. Those who cannot attend in person can watch, live, at

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16 July 2019

Summer 2019: International Fellows prepare for year of study, relationship-building

The USAWC journey is underway for 79 officers of allied and partner nations including first-time attendance from the countries of Liberia, Angola and of Azerbaijan. These International Fellows will first complete a six-week orientation, and then join their U.S. counterparts in the U.S. Army War College Resident Program Class of 2020, beginning Aug 1.

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