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Family, friends, fellow comrades gather for ‘fair winds’ celebration in Florida May 26, 2016 — With a 30-year active-duty career in his rearview mirror, one Sailor stationed at Naval Branch Health Clinic-Albany, located aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, transitioned to retired, civilian status at a “fair winds” celebration held in his honor in Orange Park, Florida, May 14.A standing-room-only crowd of witnesses, some donned in a sea MORE
Marine earns rare meritorious promotion May 24, 2016 — Eleven principles shape the foundation of a Marine Corps leader. Staff Sgt. Steven McGahee, postal clerk, Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, learned and honed these leadership principles throughout his career to help set himself apart from his peers, resulting in a recent meritorious promotion to his current rank.McGahee competed in and won MORE
To qualify or not to qualify: Marines, Sailors ‘take aim’ on pistol range May 16, 2016 — Some active-duty service members travel to Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany from near and far with a three-fold focus in mind -- testing their marksmanship skills, satisfying their Corps requirements, while achieving qualifying scores on the pistol range.Both Marines and Sailors sign up to attend the week-long qualification course of fire in the MORE
Diversity is celebrated during Unity Day event May 9, 2016 — Guests and employees enjoyed food, games, songs and poetry from a variety of eras and ethnicities recently on the installation. Base officials hosted Unity Day to celebrate differences in the workplace. “We celebrate diversity because we recognize the strength in our differences, and how those differences make us better as a people and a nation,” MORE
Marines past, present converge on ‘yellow footprints’ decades apart May 9, 2016 — Ask any Marine to discuss the significance of the “yellow footprints” and more likely than not there will be a range of responses, but the most unanimous reply is “the beginning” of boot camp and the transition for a lifetime membership into an exclusive fighting force—the Corps.There is one such local Marine who was there at the very beginning of MORE
All-Marine Men’s Soccer Team prepares for Armed Forces championship games May 4, 2016 — Tryouts for the All-Marine Men’s Soccer Team have been completed and of the more than 30 Marines who battled for a position on the team, 18 were selected.These Marines, who have traveled from Okinawa, Japan, Hawaii and other duty stations within the U.S., have been practicing together aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany since April 18.To help MORE
Paws at the Park promotes fun with canine companions April 29, 2016 — Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany officials hosted the third annual Paws at the Park event at the installation’s Crouch Field, April 23. Master Sgt. Alejandra Medina, Paws at the Park event coordinator, Marine Corps Community Services, MCLB Albany, said the family and pet-fun event, which was free and open to the public, provided a venue where pet MORE
Officials break ground on new large-scale solar facility at MCLB Albany April 28, 2016 — In a collaborative effort between the Department of the Navy, Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany and Georgia Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company located in Atlanta, Georgia, officials broke ground on a large-scale solar facility aboard the installation, April 28.Georgia Power will build, own, operate and maintain the 44-megawatt solar facility. MORE
Dubber’s Oak: Historical landmark focus of base alignment April 27, 2016 — Anyone entering or exiting the main gate of Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany has passed by a large Southern Live Oak tree next to the base sign.The tree was named “Dubber’s Oak” after Col. A. E. Dubber who was the resident officer-in-charge of construction during the time the base was being built. Dubber served aboard the installation from MORE
MCLB Albany conducts full-scale Exercise Black Swan 2016 April 26, 2016 — Simulated explosive devices detonated aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany replicating mass casualties, a collapsed structure and loss of utilities during Exercise Black Swan 2016, here, April 12 and 13.During the mock explosion, fake smoke filled a barracks’ hallways and rooms, making it difficult for MCLB Albany firefighters to see as they MORE

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