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Amanda Stewart’s husband, Travis (left), and sister, Army Sgt. 1st Class Kassidy Snyder (right), place chief master sergeant rank on her uniform during a promotion ceremony at Scott Air Force base in Belleville, Illinois, Jan. 8, 2017. Stewart is the Supply Chain Management Squadron Superintendent for the 126th Air Refueling Wing at Scott Air Force Base. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Erica Aycock, 126th Air Refueling Wing) Nokomis Airman achieves top enlisted rank
26 Jan 2017

SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE-Amanda G. Stewart of Nokomis, Illinois was promoted to the rank of chief master sergeant during a promotion ceremony at Scott Air Force Base in Belleville, Illinois Jan. 8
Pvt. Jake Roustio of Granite City, Illinois enlisted in the Illinois Army National Guard Jan. 18 at St. Louis Entrance Processing Station.  Once he completes basic training and advanced individual training, he will be assigned to Company D, 2nd Battalion, 130th Infantry in Mount Vernon, Illinois.  (U.S. Army photo) Granite City native enlists in to the Illinois Army National Guard
26 Jan 2017

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.– Pvt. Jake Roustio of Granite City, Illinois was sworn into the Illinois Army National Guard Jan. 19 at the St. Louis Entrance Processing Station.
Col. Eric Little, Chief of Staff, Illinois National Guard removes the rank of first lieutenant from Jacob Rhode’s uniform during a promotion ceremony at Camp Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois, Dec. 12. Rhodes a Macomb native serves as the plans officer for the Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 2nd Squadron 106th Cavalry Regiment based in Kewanee, Illinois. Rhode’s wife Mia pinned the rank of captain on him during the ceremony. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Robert R. Adams) Macomb Soldier promoted to Captain
15 Dec 2016

Jacob Rhodes of Macomb, Illinois was promoted to the rank of captain during a ceremony at Camp Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois Dec. 12.

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The Survivor Outreach Services delivers the Army's commitment to families of the fallen. Survivor Outreach Services (SOS) connects you with people who can help you find the right support. SOS provides support services for Active, Reserve and Army National Guard Families.


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Ramey Lance Cpl.  Branden  Ramey
Belvidere, Illinois
as a result of enemy action in Babil Province, Iraq. He was assigned to the Marine Corps Reserve’s 2nd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Chicago, Ill.


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