Officials from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, and Absher Construction opened a new $35.3 million barracks with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct. 30. The new Unaccompanied Enlisted Personnel Housing on Montague Street (Schofield Barracks) will house Soldiers of Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 25th Infantry Division (25th ID) and the 2nd Brigade.
Remembering those who fought in defense of Korea is something the Korean corporate members of the Association of the United States Army say they take very seriously, which is why they felt the need to build a monument to honor the Soldiers of the U.S. Army Engineer units who fought here.
The cockpit of a Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter isn’t a typical scene to find two unique civil engineers the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Alaska District has to offer. The air above Southcentral Alaska is where Maj. Eric Marcellus and Capt. Robert Weakland spend time training as pilots in the Alaska Army National Guard’s 1st Battalion, 207th Aviation Regiment.
Representatives from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Alaska District; 2nd Engineer Brigade; 4th Brigade, 25th Infantry Division; and National Air Traffic Controllers Association partnered at the Fisher House of Alaska on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson to build the non-profit organization a much-needed storage shed.