Carlisle Barracks Community News

16 August 2019

UPDATE: PP&L project to cause delays through Claremont Gate, Aug. 20-21

Expect intermittent traffic delays at Claremont Gate from 9-11 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 20 and, Wednesday, Aug. 21. Expect delays in 10-minute increments throughout this time.

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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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14 July 2019

Army Community Service at Carlisle Barracks to change services

“The Army’s commitment to the wellbeing of Soldiers and Families remains strong, even in the face of changes in how we meet that vital mission,” said Becky Myers, director of Army Community Service at Carlisle Barracks.

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28 June 2019

Lt. Col. Short assumes command of Army Garrison at Carlisle Barracks

Army Lt. Col. Courtney A. Short assumed command of the U.S. Army Garrison at Carlisle Barracks from Lt. Col. Sally C. Hannan during a change-of-command ceremony Friday, June 28, at 9 a.m. here at the Wheelock Bandstand on the historic parade field.

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26 June 2019

Distance Education students maximize resident phase opportunities

The Distance Education students in their first resident phase here explored strategic instruments of national power through a series of expert speakers, with follow-on in-depth seminar discussion, and Baltic States case studies and exercises.

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21 June 2019

Lt. Col. Jennifer Saenz assumes command of Dunham Army Medical Clinic

Army Lt. Col. Elizabeth H. Duque formally passed command of the Dunham U.S. Army Health Clinic to Lt. Col. Jennifer L. Saenz in a timeless Army change-of-command ceremony Friday, June 21 at 10 a.m. at the Wheelock Bandstand on the historic parade field here.

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13 June 2019

Army Conducts Third Disinterment of Native Americans at Carlisle Barracks

The U.S. Army will continue its commitment to reunite Native American families with their loved ones through its third disinterment project at Carlisle Barracks beginning June 15.

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07 June 2019

Today, we add your name to that notable roster of leaders of Army War College

Speaking to the graduating students, recent Deloitte CEO Cathy Engelbert compared the future challenge of the U.S. Army War College Class of 2019 to the challenge faced 75 years ago by the D-Day planners.

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07 June 2019

Class of 2019 Awards for Writing and Research

Twenty-three members of the Army War College students, International Fellows and USAWC Fellows from the 2019 class have distinguished themselves with writing, speaking and research awards. They will be recognized for their award-winning work during the USAWC graduation ceremony here, June 7.

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01 June 2019

USAWC Class of 2019 Resident Graduation: What you need to know

The graduation ceremony of the Army War College Resident Class of 2019 is scheduled for Friday, June 7, at 9 a.m. at the Wheelock Bandstand on Carlisle Barracks historic parade ground. This year’s graduating class consists of 223 Army officers, 9 Navy, 26 Air Force, 17 Marines, 1 Coast Guard, 28 Civilians, and 76 International Fellows from 73 countries.

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20 May 2019

Commandant’s Memorial Day Safety Message

Memorial Day honors the generations of men and women who have died for the cause of freedom across the world while serving in the U.S. military, and on this day we pause to remember their sacrifices.

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29 April 2019

Army MEDCOM establishes Housing Environmental Health Response Registry

U.S. Army Medical Command (MEDCOM) established a Housing Environmental Health Response Registry to address Army Family concerns about housing and related health issues. Available to all, its a phone call away, 24/7.

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28 April 2019

Army War College wins Jim Thorpe Sports Days

Sportsmanship and camaraderie carried the day as representatives from five Department of Defense senior service war colleges faced off during the 40th Jim Thorpe Sports Days competition April 25-27, 2019.

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