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1/ Private first class Vanessa Guillén vanished on an April Sunday, in broad daylight, from Fort Hood, the 3rd largest Army base in the country. Her family would later say she spoke of being sexually harassed there, and of being afraid to report it. 

4/ Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy now says Fort Hood has the highest number of sexual assaults and harassment in the entire branch of the military, and has apologized to Guillén's family.

3/ In June, Guillén's body was finally found, in pieces, buried in concrete 20 miles from Fort Hood. She had been beaten to death inside an armory on base, authorities said, and her blood was on the walls and then washed off, the family's attorney said.

Spoke with Army Sec. McCarthy yesterday to get an update on the Fort Hood Independent ReviewCommission. Glad to hear he and the Commission are taking the safety of soldiers at Fort Hood seriously. Looking forward to reading their findings and pursuing recommendations

All flags on BPD facilities will be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, in honor of Staff Sergeant Mark Anthony Johnson, US Army, of Agawam, Massachusetts, who passed away on November 14, 2020 in Fort Hood, Texas.

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Leaders take care of Soldiers, especially when they are away from Family for the holidays. Yesterday, Task Force Quarantine & Hood Mobilization Brigade leadership took care of the Soldiers at North Fort Hood by serving #Thanksgiving  lunch. @4thESC 

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A Fort Hood, Texas-based armored brigade that just arrived in Europe for a nine-month rotation is bringing with it a new electronic warfare platoon that Army officials say strengthens NATO’s eastern flank.

The arrival of the nearly 5,000 Fort Hood soldiers, who will carry out training missions stretching from the Baltics and Poland in the north to the Black Sea region in the south, marks the seventh time the Army has rotated a heavy brigade into Europe.

The turkey came a little early this year at Fort Hood. Soldiers across the post were treated to a Thanksgiving meal with all the fixings.

Last week, Ft. Hood & @NMWF  broke ground for the new National Mounted Warrior Museum. This museum will be a great place to honor the legacy of soldiers at Fort Hood and the history of mounted combat in the @USArmy 


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A Fort Hood soldier was found dead at a nearby lake, the 3rd death since June. It is unclear if they are connected. Mejhor Morta was 26. This follows the deaths of Gregory Morales and #VanessaGuillen , killed a day before she planned to report sexual harassment, family said.

The US Army is asking for the public's help in finding 23-year-old soldier Elder Fernandes, according to a statement from Fort Hood in Texas. This year, there have been a series of incidents in which Fort Hood soldiers have vanished and died.

"My sister is NO JOKE. My sister is a HUMAN BEING. And I want justice. My sister did not do this to herself. Someone did it." Vanessa Guillen's sister gave an emotional plea in the case of her sister's disappearance from Fort Hood.

A missing Fort Hood solider is believed dead after police found a body. 23-year-old Elder Fernandes was recently transferred to a different unit at the base after reporting “abusive sexual contact.” At least 7 other Fort Hood soldiers have been found dead since March.

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The body of a Fort Hood soldier has been found by a lake near the military installation, officials say, marking the third time in a month that remains of a service member from the Texas base have been found.

IT TAKES SECONDS TO RETWEET: $50,000 reward for help finding missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen.

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It has been suggested that we should rename as many as 10 of our Legendary Military Bases, such as Fort Bragg in North Carolina, Fort Hood in Texas, Fort Benning in Georgia, etc. These Monumental and very Powerful Bases have become part of a Great American Heritage, and a...

The family of missing Fort Hood soldier #Vanessa Guillen say they believe she is dead, after remains were found. A suspect, a soldier, shot and killed himself. Guillen went missing in April. She told family superiors sexually harassed her but did not report, fearing retaliation.

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#BREAKING 2 in custody, person of interest dead by suicide in disappearance of missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen, family says

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