Story by MAJ Melodie Tafao on 06/27/2018
The 305th MPAD conducted annual training from June 11-24 to enhance media training, photo-journalism and broadcast skills, while networking with various organizations throughout the island, including the 9th Mission Support Command, Theatre Support Group, American Renaissance Academy, Daniel K. Inouye Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies, and the 28th Public Affairs Detachment.
Story by CPT Linda Gerron on 06/19/2018
The Reserve detachment will provide theater mortuary support for U.S. military, civilian, and allied personnel within the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility during a six-month rotational deployment.
Story by 1SG Crista Mack on 05/25/2018
Pacific Army Reserve Soldiers, Civilians and Family of the 9th Mission Support Command were encouraged May 22 at the Fort Shafter Assembly Hall by the Army family story of Col. (Ret) Kimo Dunn, former commander of the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry Regiment and today serving as a civilian Deputy Operations for 9th Mission Support Command, at the command's official Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month observance.
Story by 1SG Crista Mack on 05/07/2018
"This program is part of our continued commitment to the Soldiers and families as Soldiers are still placed in harms' way and we shape and assist and provide support to the families during their service members' separation," said Jon Lee, 9th MSC Command Executive Officer and a key presenter at the event. "Our family members sacrifice so that our Soldiers can serve, and we are part of their Army Reserve family, here to help them through.
Brigadier General Stephen K. Curda
Brigadier General (BG)Stephen Curdais the Commander of the 9th Mission Support Command, Fort Shafter, Hawaii. Since his commissioning, Brigadier General Curda has served in a variety of command and staff positions in many diverse locations, including Platoon Leader in 2 ID, Republic of Korea, Company Commander in Ft. Davis, Panama, S-3 in Ft. Hood, TX, and duty in Soto Cano AB, Honduras. He also served as the 45th Infantry Brigade (Separate), S-4 Logistics Officer and Chemical Officer. As part of the 350th Civil Affairs Command, Brigadier General Curda participated in numerous joint exercises in Central and South America. Brigadier General Curda has commanded at every echelon from company, battalion, brigade and previous general officer level command as the Commander of the 351st Civil Affairs Command, in Mountain View, California, where his units were responsible for Civil Affairs support activities across U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM).