U.S. Military http://wamc.org en POW/MIA Chair Of Honor Will Tour Berkshires http://wamc.org/post/powmia-chair-honor-will-tour-berkshires <p>A “Chair of Honor” tour will begin at Lenox Town Hall 11 o’clock Friday morning to honor American POWs and those missing in action. The tour will involve more than 20 towns in Berkshire and Hampden counties.</p><p>Navy Lt. Cmdr. William Coakley was piloting a plane over Vietnam in 1966 when his plane was shot down. He was considered missing until 1989 when his remains were found and buried in Lenox.</p> Fri, 23 May 2014 07:39:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 91097 at http://wamc.org POW/MIA Chair Of Honor Will Tour Berkshires Helen Benedict - Understanding and stopping the crisis of sexual violence in the U.S. Military http://wamc.org/post/helen-benedict-understanding-and-stopping-crisis-sexual-violence-us-military <p>The prevalence of sexual assault in the U.S. Military has been receiving some increased scrutiny Sun, 07 Apr 2013 16:10:26 +0000 61639 at http://wamc.org Helen Benedict - Understanding and stopping the crisis of sexual violence in the U.S. Military Funeral for Marine Killed in Nevada to be Held in Western Mass. http://wamc.org/post/funeral-marine-killed-nevada-be-held-western-mass <p></p><p>A Marine from Connecticut who was killed in a training exercise explosion in Nevada will be laid to rest later this week in western Massachusetts.</p><p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 21:14:41 +0000 Lucas Willard 60757 at http://wamc.org Funeral for Marine Killed in Nevada to be Held in Western Mass. U.S. Navy Rear Admiral David Titley http://wamc.org/post/us-navy-rear-admiral-david-titley <p>U.S. Navy Rear Admiral David Titley is in the Albany area today, meeting with government, business and scientific leaders to discuss the changing role of the Navy in security and commerce. WAMC&rsquo;s Brian Shields spoke with Rear Admiral Titley, who says the visit is part of the Navy&rsquo;s fifty cities in fifty days initiative.</p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Brian Shields 37771 at http://wamc.org