Fort McCoy News July 26, 2013


WARRIOR EXERCISE UNITS GO BACK TO BASICS OF FIELD TRAINING

When troops began arriving July 11 to conduct the Warrior Exercise at Fort McCoy, the soon-to-be bustling tent city was just an empty open field. Six days later the site stood proudly as Forward Operating Base Enemy Prisoner of War site 2. (Story, photos.)

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NATIONAL GUARD'S 32ND IBCT
AIMS FOR TACTICAL EXCELLENCE

For the first time since deploying in 2009, the 32nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team conducted an extensive series of training exercises at Fort McCoy, Wis., in July to become certified in combat operations. (Story, photo.)

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2013 U.S. ARMY SOLDIER SHOW:
READY & RESILIENT

Soldiers took the stage for a lively 75-minute performance at Fort McCoy. The July 11 show took the audience on a journey of military life, including the process of mobilization and deployment. (Story, photos, related photos.)

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CENTER SHOT WRAPS UP SUCCESSFUL CLASS; NEXT SESSION IN SEPTEMBER

The Center Shot Archery Ministry program at Fort McCoy has taught youth and adult attendees about archery and life skills, while mixing in fun and Bible study. (Story, photo.)

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MCCOY'S CLUB PARTICIPATES IN DESIGNATED DRIVER PROGRAM

McCoy's Community Club wants to ensure all of its patrons arrive home safely after a night at Fort McCoy's club. The Designated Driver program at McCoy's offers complimentary soda or coffee during bar hours to designated drivers (Story, photo.)

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