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Archive: September, 2015

Sept. 29, 2015

Cherry Point’s Corrales awarded DLA Distribution Company Grade Officer of the Quarter

Navy Lt. Jill Corrales, retail manager at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Cherry Point, N.C., has received the Company Grade Officer of the Quarter award for third quarter, fiscal year 2015, for working closely with the Fleet Readiness Center-East, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing and other units onboard Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point to support the warfighter and ensure combat readiness.

Sept. 28, 2015

Norfolk’s Sandman awarded DLA Distribution’s Field Grade Officer of the Quarter

Navy Lt. Cmdr. Brett Sandman, director of DLA Distribution Norfolk, Va., at New London, Conn., has been awarded the Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Field Grade Officer of the Quarter award for third quarter, fiscal year 2015.

Sept. 25, 2015

DSCR celebrates Air Force's 68th birthday

On Sept. 21, the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation Air Force hosted the 68th Birthday celebration in the Frank B. Lotts Conference Center. The Employee Working Group who sponsors Warrior Wednesday, partnered with DLA Aviation Air Force team members to show continued support to our nation's warfighters and to build esprit de corps throughout the installation. In recognition and celebration of the event, employees wore Air Force blue that day.

Sept. 25, 2015

IH employees get the bigger picture during DLA Distribution visit

Seeing the process of how repair parts go from contract award to the hands of the warfighter was the goal of a visit Sept. 15 to a DLA Distribution warehouse.

Sept. 25, 2015

DLA Distribution Korea’s So reminisces on almost 43 years of federal service

Sang-Hwan So, a supply technician inspector at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Korea, will hit a milestone in March 2016. That feat is the completion of 43 years of federal service, eight of which have been with DLA Distribution Korea.

Sept. 25, 2015

National Preparedness Month: DLA Energy participates in FEMA readiness drills

September is National Preparedness Month, designed to raise awareness of being prepared for disasters. DLA Energy is doing just that as personnel participated in two FEMA drills this month, demonstrating their ability to support delivery of fuels.

Sept. 24, 2015

CENTCOM senior leader visits DLA Energy Middle East

The U.S. Central Command Deployment and Distribution Operations Center director visited Defense Logistics Agency Energy Middle East facilities at Naval Support Activity Bahrain Sept. 17.

Sept. 24, 2015

Land and Maritime celebrates 68 years of air power

DLA Land and Maritime celebrated the 68th birthday of the U.S. Air Force Sept. 17 in the Building 20 auditorium.Airmen, past and present, along with associates and guests of Defense Supply Center

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. 24, 2015

Navy admiral encourages HQC employees to embrace the vitality, legacy of Hispanic culture

Greatness comes when people from diverse backgrounds share a common experience and respect one another despite their cultural differences, a two-star Navy admiral told McNamara Headquarters Complex employees during a Hispanic Heritage Month observance Sept. 23.