JULY 13, 2012 



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PHOTO: Members of the 672nd Engineering Company of Missoula, Mont., work on a storage shed for boats at Pine View Campground. Photo by Rob Schuette
Reserve engineers save McCoy construction costs

Operation Essayons 2012, held at Fort McCoy from June 9-23, was an exercise designed for Reserve engineers to develop and sustain technical skills through training by assisting the installation with the development and improvement of infrastructure.
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PHOTO: A Fort McCoy Range Scheduler assists Soldiers with coordinating use of installation training areas. Photo by Rob Schuette

coordination briefings help units accomplish missions

Units that train at Fort McCoy are encouraged to attend a training coordination briefing session to discuss any training issues, coordinate training with other units and to seek assistance from Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security personnel, as necessary.
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PHOTO: A Soldier explains to the international delegates how the Blackhawk MEDEVAC helicopter was used for Global Medic. Photo by MSG Zoevera Jackson
Foreign officers observe Medical exercise at McCoy

Foreign medical soldiers representing the republics of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan in the former Soviet Union observed training by American medical Soldiers during the Global Medic Exercise at Fort McCoy.
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PHOTO: A youth in the Fort McCoy Summer Camp program learns the fine points of bowling. Photo by Rob Schuette
Summer Camp offers youth well-rounded program

Youth participating in the Summer Camp program at Fort McCoy have had a variety of informative, social and physical activities and experiences to keep busy.
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PHOTO: The cast of the 2012 U.S. Army Soldier Show. Photo by Lou Ann M. Mittelstaedt
2012 Soldier Show wows capacity crowd at McCoy
The singing and dancing of the cast of the 2012 U.S. Army Soldier Show was as hot as the temperatures that had blanketed the Midwest in the week leading up to their July 8 visit to Fort McCoy.
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