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Retirements Sept. 2019

Kansas Army National Guard Maj. Gen. Victor Joseph Braden, HQ (-) 35th In Div, LawrenceCol. Divish Tony Dale, ARNG Staff Ele, JFHQ KS-LC, WamegoCol. Murdock Roger Dean, ARNG Staff Ele, JFHQ KS-LC, MeridenCol. Radmer Charles Randolph, Det 1 Co B 35th In Div, WestmorelandLt. Col. Johnnie Edward Gallegos, Co A (-) 35th In Div, LenexaMaj. Jon Frederic Christiansen, HQ (-) …

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Annual Preparedness Day at the State Fair is Sept. 9

Kansas Division of Emergency management seal

The heavy rains and flooding that occurred earlier this year was a sobering reminder to many Kansans of the need to be prepared for severe weather and other emergencies. To help Kansans be prepared, local, state, and federal agencies will take part in the annual Kansas Preparedness Day at the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson on Monday, Sept. 9. Kansas …

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1st Sgt. Michael Galley and Sgt. 1st Class Scott Winter Retires

Sgt. 1st Class Scott Winter, 2nd Battalion, 34th Armor Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, was recognized Aug. 23 during the monthly retirement ceremony on Fort Riley. Winter served 23 years in both active duty status and as a member of the Kansas Army National Guard. The retirement ceremony is dedicated to thanking 1st Inf. Div. and …

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Kansas Army National Guard Command Sgt. Maj.’s Citizen Soldier 2023

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Marvin Eugene Henry

Headstones at Arlington National Cemetery

Marvin Eugene Henry, 84, died, Friday, August 16, 2019, at Western Plains Medical Complex. He was born in Topeka, Kansas, Nov. 3, 1934, the son of George Lemuel and Hazel Naomi (Diehl) Henry. Following service in the Air Force as an aircraft crew chief, he joined the Topeka Police Force where he was also a competitive marksman. Marvin retired as …

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