Army Post Office

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Army Post Office

A U.S. Army or Air Force office where American military personnel stationed overseas can send and receive correspondence. It operates just like a regular post office and must abide by all regulations set by the U.S. Postal Service. However, it is operated by the Department of Defense. See also: FPO.
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To bridge the gap, the 101st STB, which had oversight of mail operations, used Soldiers from the brigade headquarters who were ammunition handlers cross-trained in mail operations to set up and man a military mail terminal until relieved by a platoon from the 18th Human Resources Company from Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
A correspondent for the Military Mail wrote: "While gallant little Wales lives on, one of the most dazzling pages in its annals will be that describing how the Welsh Guards won their spurs at Loos.
Include the recipient's full name, unit number and military mail address with the Army or Air Force Post Office (APO), Fleet for Navy and Marines Post Office (FPO), or Diplomatic Post Office (DPO).
The explanation is simple: Letters were collected from troops periodically and sent by the sack full as military mail, which was post free.
Navy serviceman suspected of having led a group that smuggled drugs into Japan in 2004 through the military mail service will soon be extradited from the United States, Japanese police said Tuesday.
The explanation is simple: post was collected from troops periodically and sent by the sack full as military mail, post free.
The romance blossomed as they exchanged heart-toheart letters - known in the military mail system as blueys - while Harry was in Afghanistan serving as an Army Apache gunship pilot.
Sailors, Marines, Japanese Master Labor Contract (MLC) and United States Civil Service (USCS) employees at NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Yokosuka's Fleet Mail Center (FMC), located in Yokohama, work around-the-clock to ensure timely delivery of military mail for a wide variety of supported commands in the region.
He began shipping their paintings to the United States, using the US military mail system.
4 for military mail destined for Iraq or Afghanistan; Dec.
Colley's son, Alan, used free military mail to send 1,200 letters from Iraq urging voters to support his father.
THE Real IRA conf irmed yesterday that it has military mail stolen on its way to RAF Aldergrove last week.
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