Army

Cover art for the January 2022 issue of OCB's Dining, Art, and Entertainment guide

Top Ten Stories for January 23 through January 29 include Seal Beach police activity, local Naval personnel, and a still-missing senior. Top Ten Stories for January 23 through January 29 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Arrests made following …continue reading

40th Infantry Division headquarters on JFTB Los Alamitos, photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

The 40th Infantry Division, aligned under the U.S. Army’s America’s First Corps took part in Defender Pacific 20. Defender Pacific 20 is a joint exercise that demonstrates the Army’s strategic readiness by deploying combat credible forces across the Indo-Pacific Theater of operations. The 40th Infantry Division’s warfighting function chiefs and …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for January 12 through January 18 included Huntington Beach’s loss, the JFTB’s loss, commuters’ loss, and magic at Musco. Top Ten Stories for January 12 through January 18 were the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Garden Grove …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for August 25 through August 31 include CYPD activity, thoroughbred horse racing, a stabbing, a chili cook-off and a car show. Top Ten Stories for August 25 through August 31 most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Cypress police …continue reading

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The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel. Both soldiers died August 21, 2019 in Faryab Province, Afghanistan, as a result of wounds sustained from small arms fire while engaged in combat operations. The incident is under investigation. The deceased are: …continue reading

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Mayor Warren Kusumoto presented a commendation certificate from the City of Los Alamitos to Medal of Honor recipient Staff Sgt. David Bellavia at a reception hosted by the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of the United States Army, July 12, at Joint Forces Training Base, Los Alamitos. Bellavia, …continue reading

14 June is our Army’s 244st Birthday. The U.S. Army was chartered and established on June 14th 1775 by the Continental Congress. This same date is also Flag Day which commemorates the adoption of our flag, which occurred on 14 June 1777. These two great American institutions are celebrated on …continue reading