DLA Distribution News

Archive: December, 2019

Dec. 31, 2019

Family Advocacy Program manager reflects on 18 years of federal service

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Susquehanna's Walker retires from federal service

Dec. 30, 2019

Army War College class tours Eastern Distribution Center, receives firsthand look at the global logistics in action

With wars fought on multiple fronts and installations around the world, logistics plays a major role in accomplishing that mission. Fortunately for the students and staff at the war college, the Eastern Distribution Center, the largest military warehouse in the entire world, is less than 25 miles away.

Dec. 27, 2019

Pennsylvania’s Central York high school students visit DLA Distribution

Advance Placement Government students from Pennsylvania's Central York high school visit Defense Logistics Agency Distribution

Dec. 26, 2019

San Joaquin’s Urrea named one of DLA’s Top Ten Personnel

Guillermo Urrea, distribution process worker at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin, California, Consolidation & Containerization Point, was recognized as one of DLA’s Top Ten Personnel.

Dec. 24, 2019

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer's Holiday Message

Distribution Commanding Officer's holiday message highlights the events of the past year - shares tips for holiday safety

Dec. 23, 2019

Former Marine remembers, pays tribute to those far from home during the holidays

As an equipment program manager with DLA Distribution Current Operations, retired Marine Maj. Paul Smith decided this year’s tribute to those deployed in harm’s way would be in the form a patriotic display in the third-floor lobby of the organization’s New Cumberland headquarters. There he and his co-workers created a display that includes an artificial holiday tree, miniature flags representing all military service branches and lights to set the whole thing off.

Dec. 20, 2019

San Joaquin’s Slater Receives Safety Professional of the Year Top Honor

Defense Logistics Agency's Safety Professional of the Year top honors go to Distribution San Joaquin employee

Dec. 19, 2019

DLA Distribution San Joaquin’s Thimsen promoted to lieutenant colonel

Promotion for Distribution San Joaquin operations officer.

Dec. 18, 2019

DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan’s Master Labor Contract employees presented Length-of-Service Awards by the Japanese Government

Japanese government present DLA Distribution Yokosuka employees with length of service awards

Dec. 17, 2019

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer lauds audit readiness with challenge to worldwide leadership team

Distribution Commanding Officer underscores the importance of audit readiness

Dec. 16, 2019

Distribution kicks off Holiday Spirit Week with tree lighting ceremony

Holiday tree lighting event shines bright at DLA Distribution

Dec. 13, 2019

Distribution’s Barr volunteers to cover local area veterans with blankets, essential items

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution employee volunteers time to Military Veterans Emphasis Program.

Dec. 12, 2019

San Joaquin’s Zhang chosen as DLA Outstanding Senior Enlisted Reservist of the Year

Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer Ke Zhang, unit senior enlisted leader, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin, California, has been awarded DLA Outstanding Senior Enlisted Reservist of the Year for fiscal year 2019.

Dec. 12, 2019

Norfolk’s Larkin chosen as DLA Outstanding Junior Enlisted Reservist of the Year

Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Mary M. Larkin, distribution process worker, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Virginia, has been awarded DLA Outstanding Junior Enlisted Reservist of the Year for fiscal year 2019.

Dec. 11, 2019

Defense Distribution Center Susquehanna generously supports local Toys for Tots

2019 Marine Corps campaign Toys for Tots boxes overflow from generosity at Defense Distribution Center Susquehanna