Earlier this year, a battalion commander within the 18th Military Police Brigade handed out two Article 15s to a staff sergeant and a private first class accused of faking an identity to get a nude photo from another soldier, then sharing it with others in the unit. Army Europe spokeswoman, told Army Times on Friday. A story based on the newsletter, originally published by Army Times on May 3, launched a wave of feedback on Facebook and Twitter. Many argued that the soldiers involved should be kicked out of the Army, while others countered that a reduction in rank is no small punishment. The soldiers, both women, had originally both been charged with conspiracy and bullying, Clemons confirmed, with the NCO also charged with abusing a subordinate. But ultimately, their battalion commander upheld only the bullying charges.
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Posing with fellow soldiers, free weights and assault weapons--and, in other shots, wearing little more than her dog tags--the year-old drill sergeant appears as cozy in a softly lit boudoir setting as she does marching flyboys around the tarmac. According to the text, she's also a devoted American. Manhart was immediately demoted to a desk job, and now faces a possible discharge pending an "investigation.
The message was a request: "Wins" are nude photos users obtained from women or disgruntled exes, social media, or similar boards that they could share with the group. On the military page of Anon-IB, users bragged about and shared photos dating back to at least Some users requested nude photos of a specific woman, often identified by name and where they were stationed. The Anon-IB page — first reported Thursday by Business Insider — widens the scope of a developing scandal in the military where a subculture of service members apparently shared nude photos of their female colleagues without their permission or knowledge.