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FORT DRUM, N.Y. — “Talofa” is the way people often greet each other in the Samoan language, and a loud and hearty one was extended to all the Fort Drum community members attending the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month observance on May 16 at the Commons. Traditional to this...
Fort Benning GA — Toa O Samoa Army soldiers of Fort Benning, Georgia and their families after a fantastic performance for the United States Military ASIAN AMERICAN PACIFIC ISLANDERS (AAPI) event held at Camp Rogers in Fort Benning, GA. A mass gathering of the Division Command team and Senior...
Washington, D.C. – Last week, Congresswoman Aumua Amata had the opportunity to spend time with soldiers from American Samoa and their families as part of her tours and briefings at major forts in four states along the U.S. East Coast, along with visits to a VA Center and a Catawba Reservation, and...
Fort Benning, GA — There is bravery and there is courage. One complements the other and one exists because of the other. Bravery with a whole lot of heart — and courage with the will to excel — just takes things up another notch.  Cpt. Samuelu Eli Wells and Cpt. Mel Meaole, Jr. — both stationed at...
O le ali'i o PFC Pene Vaisagote ua pasia nei e ia le BCT mo le US Army ma ua avea o ia ma Warrant Officer. Malo le tauata'i ma le taumafai e fa'aeaea si o tatou malo ma aiga i faiva i nu'u mamao.[ata: foa'i]
Tanu Sola'ita (center) was one of brave young men and women who took an oath to become "Army Strong" last Friday during a brief swearing-in ceremony at the Konelio Pele US Army Reserve Center in Tafuna.Sola'ita is a 2017 graduate of Tafuna High School and he is set to depart for basic training at...
Camp Humphreys, SOUTH KOREA — SSG Ioana-Star Wells is an 88N, Transportation Management Coordinator, who hails from the village of Leone and is the daughter of Tuaula and Florina Scanlan. She is currently assigned as the Movements Supervisor under G4 Mobility Division, Eighth Army, “Pacific Victors...
Fort Stewart, GEORGIA — Congresswoman Aumua Amata Radewagen visited Fort Stewart, Georgia yesterday (04/29/2018) in her capacity as a member of the Veterans' Affairs subcommittee on Health and the Natural Resources subcommittee on Insular and Indian Affairs. Aumua was on a fact-finding visit to...
Fort Sam Houston, TEXAS — Gwendolyn Emmsley Peko was recently promoted to First Lieutenant (1LT) and has just received her Masters in in Social Work. 1LT Emmsley-Peko is a Licensed Social Worker and will earn the title Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) upon completion of a 2 year internship at...
Honolulu, HAWAII — Lumana’i o Samoa Club taupou Nerisa Taua from Fitiuta, Manu’a, and Leon Tuupo Alaimaleata of Alofau, who will be entering basic training for the U.S. Coast Guard in New Jersey this month. The two are pictured at a Lumana’i event Friday, April 6, 2018 at Chaminade University,...

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