Los Alamitos JFTB

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In accordance with updated health guidance from the Adjutant General of the California Military Department and the federal Department of Defense, Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos will implement new health guidance effective Monday, August 2, 2021. All military and civilian personnel entering Los Alamitos JFTB and all Command facilities …continue reading

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Sunburst Youth Challenge Academy is one of three National Guard Youth ChalleNGe programs facilitated by the California Military Department and its focus is on reclaiming the lives of at-risk teens. Candidates in Sunburst Youth Challenge Academy’s Class arrived and checked in on intake day as family members looked on. Candidates …continue reading

featured graphic for the 40th Infantry Division showing its headquarters building at Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

The Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Middle Army hosts Soldiers from the 40th Infantry Division for the opening ceremony of Orient Shield 21-2 June 24, 2021 at Camp Itami, Japan. Remarks: Lt. Gen. Shin Nozawa, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Middle Army commander; U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Laura Yeager, 40th Infantry Division …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

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JFTB celebrated some long awaited improvements to its base exchange earlier this week, marking the occasion with the cutting of a ceremonial ribbon by BG Mike Leeney, Senior Garrison Commander, and Troop Store Manager Chris Rooney. The event signaled the reopening of the building’s all-new main entrance and the debut …continue reading

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After more than 28 years flying the friendly, and sometimes not so friendly, skies at home and abroad as a U.S. Army aviator, Chief Warrant Officer 5 Robert Metoyer flew into retirement Friday, July 31, 2020, leading a training flight of 12 California Army National Guard UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters …continue reading

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Security Forces (SECFOR) Soldiers at Joint Forces Training Base, Los Alamitos, are enhancing operations and adding additional security measures in order to slow the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure the health of personnel and visitors at the Southern California installation. “With new restrictions and screening requirements for COVID-19 at …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for September 29 through October 05 include The Great Pacific Airshow, the California RV Show, and traffic advisories. Top Ten Stories for September 29 through October 05 most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): The Great Pacific Airshow returns …continue reading

Members of the USA Water Polo Senior National Teams were injured when a inside balcony collapsed at a South Korean nightclub. The Team was in South Korea to compete in the FINA World Championship. Team members were celebrating the Women’s Team win when the incident occurred. UPDATE: https://t.co/uz7xPsDzpi https://t.co/nPCxFHgMnO — …continue reading

Before he was formally introduced to the community during the presentation section of the June 17 regular meeting of the Los Alamitos City Council, the new commander of Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos (JFTB) sat down with the Mayor of the City of Los Alamitos to sign a Memo …continue reading