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Sept. 24, 2015

Former POW shares story of capture, liberation during remembrance ceremony

Employees at NSA Philadelphia experienced living history as the story of a former World War II prisoner of war was told during a POW/MIA remembrance ceremony Sept. 15.

Sept. 18, 2015

Employees surpass annual food drive goal fourth year in a row

Exceeding its Feds Feed Families collection goal is becoming an annual tradition for Defense Logistics Agency Philadelphia, as its employees have done so for the past four years. This year, employees

Aug. 21, 2015

DLA senior enlisted leader visits C&T uniform producers

DLA’s senior enlisted leader Army Command Sgt. Maj. Charles Tobin lauded a long-time uniform manufacturer during his visit to three DLA Troop Support Clothing and Textiles vendors Aug. 19.

Aug. 13, 2015

Two of Troop Support’s ‘best and brightest’ earn NCO of the quarter

Two DLA Troop Support service members are being recognized for their dedication and commitment to the agency’s mission by being named NCOs of the quarter.

Aug. 12, 2015

Troop Support commander sizes up recruits at Lackland AFB

The first pair of combat boots didn’t fit. So DLA Troop Support Commander Army Brig. Gen. Charles Hamilton walked to the stocked shelf and brought another pair to the Air Force recruit.

July 28, 2015

Crane delivery helps lift support to USACE in Northwest

DLA Troop Support Pacific recently provided the muscle for the heavy lifting required to help maintain the Albeni Falls Dam in Idaho.

June 23, 2015

C&E employee receives award during Navy EOD customer visit

Three DLA Troop Support employees recently saw how their work impacts the explosive ordnance disposal customers they support.

May 14, 2015

DLA director talks Better Buying Power with medical industry partners

The Defense Department’s Better Buying Power 3.0 initiative applies to every DLA supply chain and the vendors they work with, the Defense Logistics Agency’s director told medical industry and military service partners May 12 in Philadelphia.

Feb. 26, 2015

DLA Troop Support delivers during its first wildland fire season

On the eve of the 2014 wildland fire season, warehouse shelves at the Northern California Interagency Support Cache were packed with goggles, hand tools and hoses. More than $7 million worth of materials were stocked as a buffer as DLA took over management of those items one month before the season started.

Oct. 9, 2014

Troop Support Pacific supports DOD school in Okinawa

When the Kubasaki High School track team runs this spring, it will be on a new rubber track procured through Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Pacific.