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14th Combat Support Hospital to welcome new commander

By Nate Snook, Maneuver Center of Excellence PAO / FORT BENNING, Ga. –Col. Rachele M. Smith took command of the 14th Combat Support Hospital from Col. Cory N. Costello at a change of command ceremony at today at Freedom Hall, here. Smith is a Distinguished Military Graduate from Eastern Illinois University in 1992. Her military education includes the AMEDD Officer

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Welcome Home Soldiers of the 14th Combat Support Hospital

By Nate Snook, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs /  FORT BENNING, Ga. – Approximately 40 Soldiers from the 14th Combat Support Hospital returned yesterday from a nine-month deployment to Kosovo. The 14th CSH provided health service support in the form of curative care, preventive care, essential care, and evacuation to NATO forces operating within the area of operations.

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14th CSH trains in Germany for Kosovo deployment

Capt. Anna Schultz and Spc. Bryan Flowers, 14th Combat Suport Hospital, perform a surgical procedure at the Hohenfels, Germany, Veterinary Treatment Facility in preparation for the unit's deployment to Kosovo in support of KFOR22 Task Force Med. (Courtesy photo)

14th CSH Public Affairs / HOHENFELS, Germany — The 14th Combat Support Hospital, in support of KFOR22 Task Force MED, arrived at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany, Nov. 17 to conduct training specific to their upcoming deployment to Kosovo. Training exercises included response plans for scenarios such as mass casualty, medical evacuations, active shooter and vehicle rollover

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Mobile Ops and surgical training stresses importance of teamwork

Maj. James Nelson, an orthopedic surgeon at Martin Army Community Hospital, instructs Soldiers assigned to the 14th Combat Support Hospital on surgical techniques while in the field.

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber / The 14th Combat Support Hospital and Martin Army Community Hospital teamed up for mobile operating training Sept. 20 – Sept. 22 in front of the old Martin Army Community Hospital. The three days of training covered treating head trauma, orthopedic surgery and dental surgery in a combat environment. Maj. James Nelson, an orthopedic

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926th Medical Detachment returns home

Staff Sgt. Kemoy Simpson, top left, Staff sgt. Apryl Burnham, Sgt. Joshua Lane, Sgt. Xavier Pagan, Maj. Christopher Hinnerichs, bottom left, and Spc. Steven Kalinowski from the 926th Medical Detachment pose for a photo at their redeployment ceremony June 30 in Derby Auditorium. (Photo by Markeith Horace / MCoE PAO Photographer)

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber / The Fort Benning community welcomed back the 926th Medical Detachment with a redeployment ceremony June 30 in Derby Auditorium. Before returning to Fort Benning, the 926th Medical Detachment was deployed in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in Afghanistan. The unit uncased their colors to signify their operational readiness at their new station. “We

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14th Combat Support Hospital Soldiers compete for best logistician title

The winners of the Best Logistician Competition pose for a photo June 29. First place went to Spc. Austin McNeil (middle), second to Spc. Luis Galindo (left) and third to Spc. Phillip Bishop (right). (Photos by Staff Sgt. Joey Goyette)

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber / Soldiers from the 14th Combat Support Hospital got the chance to demonstrate their technical and physical skills June 28-29 during the unit’s Best Logistician Competition. “They’re competing for who’s the best,” said Capt. Matthew Woods, Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment commander, 14th Combat Support Hospital. “In the end, each of them is a representative

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