MARCH 08, 2013



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PHOTO: Active-duty Air Force personnel train with M24s. Photo by Rob Schuette
McCoy stage for major exercises, training

A Warrior Exercise in May — the first of two WAREXs scheduled at Fort McCoy in fiscal year 2013 — will help kick off a busy training schedule.
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PHOTO: Brad Stewart (right), director of Fort McCoy’s Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security, gives a tour of the Fort McCoy Combined Arms Collective Training Facility. Photo by Rob Schuette

McCoy, Volk Field looking at collaboration opportunities

Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security representatives from Fort McCoy joined Volk Field during a Feb. 21 distinguished visitor’s event to showcase the strategic partnership between the two installations.
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PHOTO: A member service assistant for RIA Federal Credit Union, assists a customer in the credit union’s new location. Photo by Geneve N. Mankel.
new renovated credit union facility more convenient

The RIA Federal Credit Union has moved into building 1501, a newly renovated facility that will allow easier access and visibility for members located at Fort McCoy.
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PHOTO: Ann Wermer, Army Community Service Relocation Readiness Program manager, shares Sponsorship Program materials during Sponsorship training. Photo by Geneve N. Mankel
Sponsorship makes moving easier, supports morale

The Total Army Sponsorship Program at Fort McCoy helps newcomers successfully transition into life at the installation.
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PHOTO: Rufus M. Parker speaks to the audience during Fort McCoy’s observance of the National African American History Month. Photo by Rob Schuette
African American Month highlights crossroads
Rufus M. Parker built his presentation for the Feb. 21 Fort McCoy observance of National African American History Month around the 2013 theme, “At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality: The Emancipation Proclamation and the March on Washington.”
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