MAY 13, 2011



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PHOTO: Air Force administrative personnel from Detachment 7, 602nd Training Group, reflect in their final minutes at their Fort McCoy administrative office. Photo by Tom Michele
Chapter closes for Air Force JSTO mission at McCoy

April 22 marked the end of Airmen coming to Fort McCoy to receive specific, in-theater mobilization training prior to deploying in support of overseas combat contingencies, specifically in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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PHOTO: Rehearsal of Concept Drill participants. Photo by Tom Michele

ROC Drill prepares for Minnesota Guard arrival

Sixty Soldiers surrounded three sides of a 20-by-30-foot Fort McCoy map during a Rehearsal of Concept Drill conducted by Maj. Gen. Charles Anderson, commanding general, First Army Division West.
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PHOTO: Mark Raap of the Installation Materiel Maintenance Activity staff inputs maintenance record information into the new Standard Army Maintenance System-Installation Enhanced data base. Photo by Rob Schuette
SAMS-IE implemented; tracks, streamlines work

An updated computer database system for maintenance records is improving the efficiency of equipment transactions at the Fort McCoy Installation Materiel Maintenance Activity.
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PHOTO: Soldiers in a Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Conventional Weapons class. Photo by Rob Schuette
RTS-Maintenance CBRN class teaches survival techniques

Soldiers in a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear training course at Regional Training Site -Maintenance at Fort McCoy learned procedures to survive in a CBRN environment and how to serve as a training resource for their organization.
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PHOTO: Staff Sgt. Stephanie Piekarczyk of the Non-Commissioned Officer Academy at Fort Dix, N.J., participates in the 10-K road march. Photo by Spc. Cliff Coy
Regional Army Reserve Best Warriors chosen at McCoy
Ten Soldiers from the 416th Theater Engineer Command, 84th Training Command and the 88th Reserve Support Command Noncommissioned Officer Academies competed at the 2011 Regional Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held here May 2-6 to represent their respective commands.
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