Fort McCoy News May 24, 2013


WAREX 2013: ARFORGEN EASES TRANSITION FOR TROOPS

As the U.S. Army transitions from wartime to peacetime operations, the 78th Training Division continues to harness years of combat experience and unit evaluations to ensure the operational preparedness of Army Reserve units. The 78th continues its partnership with Fort McCoy by organizing an annual Warrior Training Exercise. (Story, photo.)

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SOLDIERS ACCOMPLISH LEGAL MISSION IN TACTICAL ENVIRONMENT

U.S. Army Reserve Legal Command Soldiers conducted training at Fort McCoy to learn how to best deliver their legal services in a tactical environment. The USAR Legal Command, Gaithersburg, Md., was at Fort McCoy from May 4-11. (Story, photo.)

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NEW COMBATIVES/MULTIPURPOSE TRAINING FACILITY ESTABLISHED

A combatives/multipurpose indoor training facility has been re-established in the installation's 600 block to provide Soldiers or other servicemembers with a dedicated facility.
(Story, photo.)

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438TH MPS SUPPORT, TRAIN WITH
FORT MCCOY POLICE DEPARTMENT

Army Reserve Military Police law-and-order officers provided support to the Fort McCoy Directorate of Emergency Services Police Department and received valuable training at the installation in May. (Story, photos.)

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WELLNESS FAIR PROMOTES HEALTH, FITNESS FOR HUNDREDS AT MCCOY

After a long and cold winter, the warm and sunny weather conditions May 8 provided a perfect stage for the 5K run/two-mile walk that kicked off the 2013 Fort McCoy Wellness Fair.
(Story, photos.)

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