Fort McCoy News June 22, 2018


THOUSANDS TRAIN ON POST
FOR CSTX 86-18-04

More than 6,000 troops from across the United States are training at Fort McCoy for the 86th Training Division’s Combat Support Training Exercise (CSTX) 86-18-04 through June 29. (Link)


CIF, 86th TRAINING DIVISION PAIR
TO IMPROVE CSTX ISSUING PROCESS

The Fort McCoy Central Issue Facility (CIF) and 86th Training Division, with support of contractors, worked together to do something that’s never been done before between the organizations — combine an entire issue of 8,000 sets of body armor vests and plates on one receipt. (Link)


FORT McCOY CELEBRATES
243RD ARMY BIRTHDAY

Fort McCoy celebrated the 243rd Army birthday on June 14 with several special events. (Link)


CONSTRUCTION FOR NEW SPILLWAYS,
SLOPE REPAIR UNDERWAY AT LAKES

Contractor Terra Engineering of Madison, Wis., is completing construction for new spillways and slope repair for Stillwell and East Silver lakes on Fort McCoy’s South Post. (Link)


HUNDREDS VISIT FORT McCOY'S
HISTORIC COMMEMORATIVE AREA

Throughout June, hundreds of people have stopped to see the many different historical items available at the Commemorative Area. (Link)