Fort McCoy News July 14, 2017


EOD AIRMEN BUILD SKILLS DURING
EXERCISE AUDACIOUS WARRIOR

Any time someone puts their life on the line to defuse a bomb or an explosive device it can be considered a willingness to take surprisingly bold risks, which is one definition of "audacious." (Story, photos)

Staff Sgt. Dean Telecsan with the 142nd Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal Flight of the Oregon Air National Guard at Portland examines a dummy munition during training June 26 for Exercise Audacious Warrior at Fort McCoy.


McCOY'S ECO-FRIENDLY CVWF
'AMONG BEST' IN ARMY

The Fort McCoy Central Vehicle Wash Facility (CVWF) has 23 stations available for cleaning military tactical vehicles and heavy equipment, as well as the ability to reuse up to 98 percent of the water used to clean that equipment. (Story, photos)

Soldiers at Fort McCoy for training in the Exportable Combat Training Capability Exercise clean tactical vehicles during exercise wrap-up operations June 22 at the Installation Materiel Maintenance Activity’s Central Vehicle Wash Facility on the cantonment area.


ARCHAEOLOGICAL TOUR PROVIDES
LOOK AT FORT McCOY'S PAST

More than 20 people from the general public participated in an archaeology tour June 27 to learn about the installation's efforts to document the recent and ancient past of Fort McCoy. (Story, photos)


FORT McCOY FILLS TWO TEAMS
FOR ARMY TEN-MILER IN OCTOBER

Fort McCoy has two eight-person teams as well as five alternates in place to compete in the Army Ten-Miler competition Oct. 9 at the Pentagon. (Story, photo)

Runners take part in the Commander's Run on June 14 at Fort McCoy during the installation's observance of the Army birthday. The run was the final qualifier for people vying to make the Fort McCoy Army Ten-Miler team.


GUARDIAN JUSTICE EXERCISE
PREPARES MPs FOR UNEXPECTED

Lightning cracked and thunder rolled when the skies opened on Fort McCoy, where the 351st Military Police Company of Ocala, Fla., bunkered down in an imitation Middle Eastern city to wait out a storm June 22. (Story, photos)

Army Reserve military police (MP) with the 354th MP Company pf St. Louis participate in reflexive-fire training June 23 during the Guardian Justice at Fort McCoy. Guardian Justice is a functional exercise, broken down into two-week cycles, centered on squad- and team-level training with a focus on internment, resettlement, detainee operations, and combat support.