Fort McCoy News June 10, 2016

'Our Community Salutes'

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin (above) speaks to state youth who have pledged to join the military and other audience members during the "Our Community Salutes" event at the Wisconsin Military Academy May 21 at Fort McCoy.

Saluting the future

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin (above) speaks to state youth who have pledged to join the military and other audience members during the "Our Community Salutes" event at the Wisconsin Military Academy May 21 at Fort McCoy.

Photo by Jamal A. Wilson

A Wisconsin youth (right) who plans to join the Army receives a certificate at the event.

Future service member

A Wisconsin youth (right) who plans to join the Army receives a certificate at the event.

Nearly 50 Wisconsin youth who plan to join any of the five branches of the armed forces participated in the Armed Forces Day event.

Photo by Jamal A. Wilson