Message from the President Unhealthy and unnecessary friction in the Total Force is a consequence of the larger budget pressures facing the Army. We need to make certain the suboptimal decisions foisted on the Armyâ€™s leaders donâ€™t damage the overall cohesiveness of what is shaping up to be a much smaller active, Guard and Reserve […]
The Association of the U.S. Army is issuing a Call to Action for its members because of serious disagreements with some provisions of the Senate version of the 2016 defense policy bill. The Senate’s 2016 National Defense Authorization Act, S. 1376, is being debated on the Senate floor and could come to a final vote […]
Organized by the PA National Guard in conjunction with the PA Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources Bureau of State Parks and the Association of the United States Army, Steel City Salutes the Troops 2014 was the first veterans’ open-house held specifically for the Western PA region. The event recognized and highlighted the military presence […]
Two-For-One Fun! Discover Pittsburgh Aboard the Fantasy! Come Get Away with Us, Sail Pittsburgh’s Three Rivers Aboard a Double Deck, Luxury Private Charter Dine on Delicious Gourmet Dishes of Authentic New American & European Cuisine Take in Pittsburgh’s Breathtaking Nightscape to a Live Performance of Classic Rock n Roll and Dance the Night Away! Friday, October […]
Who: Greater Pittsburgh and Western PA region Veterans, Service Members and support agencies. What: Steel City Salutes the Troops When: Saturday, November 8, 2014 – immediately following the Veterans’ Day Parade Where: Point State Park Why: To commemorate our region’s military history and to celebrate the service, sacrifices and opportunities made available by and for those […]
LTC Craig Minnick (Executive Council Member Fort Pitt Chapter AUSA) Took time on 4/22/14 to meet with Johnstown area Elementary Schools and discuss what the purpose of the military is, what is a warrior, some american military history, and what is a wounded warrior.
On November 16th the Fort Pitt Chapter of the Association of the United States Army along with FNH USA held the first annual “Warrior Shoot” for family and friends of the Pittsburgh Warrior Community. With the donation of their facility, personnel and services for the day the membership gathered at START (Special Tactics and Rescue […]
Spadafora is proof a Pittsburgh-born boxer can win a world championship. And a cautionary tale of how alcohol and drug abuse can spoil such a success story. Sammy Vasquez is an Army veteran who served two tours in Iraq and fought in the Olympic Trials last summer. Now a promising pro, the Monessen native wants […]
Pictures from the 238th Birthday Celebration.
The Association of the United States Army Fort Pitt Chapter cordially invite you to the celebration of the 238th Birthday of the United States Army on Friday, the fourteenth of June at eighteen hundred hours to twenty-two hundred hours The Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Register Online 2013 Event Information 1800 Cocktail Hour 1900 – 2200 Dinner & Presentation of General […]