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St. Croix Native Serves on a ‘City at Sea’ Aboard Navy’s USS Makin Island

Clarence Matthews learned a lot of important lessons while growing up on St. Croix, lessons that have taken him far in his military career, both literally and figuratively.

VING Airman to Return From Overseas Deployment

The community is invited to join VING at 2 p.m., Friday, May 4, the Henry Rohlsen Airport on St. Croix for a ‘Welcome Home,’ gathering.

New VING Director of Joint Staff Joins Its Ranks

The adjutant general for the Virgin Islands, Brig. Gen. Deborah Y. Howell, has announced the selection of her new director of joint staff at the Joint Force Headquarters.

Veterans Affairs Schedule Town Halls on Finding a Physician

This will also serve as a forum to provide information about the latest on health care services, the choice program, compensation and pension benefits and memorial benefits, among other topics.

Guardsmen to Gather for Annual VING Association Conference on St. Croix

V.I. Guardsmen will gather on St. Croix for the annual conference of the Virgin Islands National Guard (VING) Association from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30...

VING, Veterans to Host Claims Clinic on St. Croix, March 15

The purpose of the event is to provide VA benefits, information and services that include personal assistance in claims processing and inquiries, burial and memorial benefits and VBA: compensation, pension and appeals.

Diageo USVI Signs Statement of Support for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

ESGR seeks to foster a culture where all employers support and value the employment and military service of members of the National Guard and Reserve in the United States.

VING Bids Farewell to Col. Linda Cills After 32 Years of Military Service

The adjutant general for the Virgin Islands (VING), Brig. Gen. Deborah Y. Howell, will host a retirement ceremony for her chief of staff, Colonel Linda Cills, after completing over 32 years of military service.

V.I. Guardsman Receives 4-year Minuteman Scholarship to UVI-ROTC

PV2 Donastorg entered the military on June 21, 2016. His unit is the VING HHC 786th Combat Service Support Battalion (CSSB) on St. Thomas, and his military profession is information technology specialist.

2017 Veterans Day Parades to Honor V.I. Female Veterans

As a part of Annual Veterans Day activities throughout the Virgin Islands this year, the V.I. Office of Veterans Affairs and American Legion District 10 will honor female veterans in the territory.

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