2010-02-10 / Community & Local News

News from Our Service Men & Women

Masterman promoted

AUGUSTA — Major General John W. Libby, the Adjutant General, Maine National Guard announced that Robert Masterman, from Strong, was promoted in Jan. 2010 to Sgt. 1st Class 240th, Regional Training Institute, Maine Army National Guard.

Spec. Lynsie R. Mitchell returns home

FORT DIX, N.J. — Army National Guard Spec. Lynsie R. Mitchell is returning to the U.S. after a deployment to Iraq or Afghanistan in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom or Enduring Freedom, respectively.

The soldiers return to Fort Dix, N.J. for debriefing, evaluations

and out-processing procedures before returning to their regularly assigned Army Reserve or National Guard units.

Mitchell, an intelligence analyst, is a member of the 286th Combat Support and Sustainment Battalion, Bangor. She has served in the military for more than two years.

She is the daughter of Odie A. Bachelder of Rangeley Road, Rangeley, and sister of Odie A. Bachelder II of Felicia Lane, Portland.

The specialist is a 2007 graduate of Rangeley Lakes Regional School, Rangeley.

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