A Colorado Army National Guard Task Force bid farewell to family during a departure ceremony at Wings Over the Rockies on Friday.
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Retired Army Gen. John W. Vessey, who rose through the ranks in a 46-year military career to become chairman of the joint chiefs of staff and help oversee President Ronald Reagan’s military buildup, has died. He was 94.
A Fort Carson soldier has died after collapsing Monday morning at the end of a run that was part of routine physical fitness training, the base says.
Then-Army Maj. Charles Kettles is credited with saving the lives of 44 soldiers on one day in Vietnam in 1967, and is set to receive the nation’s highest military honor, the Medal of Honor, on July 18 at the White House.