DLA Distribution News

Archive: 2019

Oct. 17, 2019

Herschel Walker brings a message of hope

Herschel Walker, national spokesperson for the Patriot Support Program, visits Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Warner Robins, Georgia, bringing a message encouraging others to seek help for mental wellness. He uses his own struggles to relate to people.

Oct. 16, 2019

DLA Distribution Expeditionary acquires four state-of-the-art assets for the price of one

After 18 years of operational support to the Global War on Terror it is easy to forget just how unpredictable things were for military services in early days, months and years following Sept. 11, 2001. At that time no one knew with certainty exactly where U.S. troops would be stationed, how long they would be there or what equipment they would need to move supplies.

Oct. 15, 2019

Distribution Anniston's Hurtado named 2019 Outstanding Department of Defense Employee with Disability

An employee with Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Anniston, Alabama received recognition as an Outstanding Department of Defense Employee with Disabilities for 2019. Twenty-three military personnel were honored during the 39th annual Secretary of Defense Disability Awards Ceremony Oct. 3.

Oct. 11, 2019

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer's Columbus Day Message

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer's Columbus Day Message

Oct. 10, 2019

DLA Distribution celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution’s Multicultural Committee held an event to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month in the headquarters’ Gainey Auditorium, Sept. 17.

Oct. 9, 2019

DLA Distribution employees presented commander’s coins

DLA Distribution employees presented commander’s coins for going above and beyond

Oct. 8, 2019

Cumberland York Area Local Defense Group Hosts Military/Elected Official Reception

The Cumberland York Area Local Defense Group hosted the first annual Military Leadership/Elected

Oct. 7, 2019

DLA Distribution Albany celebrates employees

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Albany, Georgia employees enjoy a day of appreciation.

Oct. 4, 2019

Georgian Army Representatives Visit the Eastern Distribution Center

U.S. Army Security Assistance Command and Office of Defense Cooperation liaison members representing the Georgian Army visit DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania -- learn warehouse processes.

Oct. 3, 2019

DLA Distribution’s Hendricks promoted to lieutenant commander

Navy Lt. Crette Hendricks, II, aide-de-camp, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, was promoted to the rank of Lt. Cmdr.

Oct. 2, 2019

Distribution Corpus Christi participates in the Army Aviation Association of America Forum

DDCT participates in the Army Aviation Association of America Forum held at Corpus Christi Port’s Ortiz International Center.

Sept. 30, 2019

Marine Transporters Visit DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania

Marine Corps Headquarters Logistics Policy Office members and logisticians from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, tour the Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania's Eastern Distribution Center.

Sept. 27, 2019

Distribution San Joaquin’s Maldonado retires after 51 years of combined service

Having served a combined 51 years as a federal civilian and military service member, Richard

Sept. 26, 2019

Distribution Norfolk participates in OSHA Safe and Sound Week

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Virginia’s Safe and Sound Week activities raise awareness and understanding of the value of safety and health programs in the workplace.

Sept. 25, 2019

Director of DLA Distribution Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Retires with 50 Years of Service

With 50 years of service to the federal government, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Director Ned LaViolette, Jr. retires Sept. 25. A native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, LaViolette’s career spans the globe, from Asia and Central America, to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.