FORT POLK

3/10 artillerymen, engineers train with Louisiana NG

Story by TC Bradford on 10/11/2018 FORT POLK, La. On Oct. 5, Soldiers with 5th Battalion, 25th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, teamed up with fellow Soldiers from the 317th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd BCT, 10th Mtn Div and the Louisiana National Guard to work
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Vietnam veteran recalls years of service

Story by Patricia Dubiel on 10/11/2018 "That was an eventful day when the mailman showed up," said Brown. "He said congratulations!' and I said, For what, sir?' and he said This is your draft notice,' and I knew life was about to change." He went to basic training at Fort
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Exercise evaluation tests 519th Vipers' METL

Story by Patricia Dubiel on 10/11/2018 Elements of the 519th Military Police Battalion, 16th Military Police Brigade including the 258th Military Police Company, 41st Transportation Company, 383rd Movement Control Company and Headquarters and Headquarters Company spent Oct. 1-5 in the field enhancing mission readiness by certifying its platoons on their
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MP one of few to become master gunner

Story by Patricia Dubiel on 10/11/2018 He has all the required training an MP of his rank should have, but now he's added an additional skill to his toolbox: Master gunner. "The master gunner common core course is (aimed at) those of us who do not have an organic gu
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JRTC commemorates 25 years since actions of Shughart, Gordon

Story by Patricia Dubiel on 10/11/2018 The operational environment faced by today's Army includes an urban element fighting in cities. That's why the Army decided to build a training village at the Joint Readiness Training Center in the 1990s. In honor of that facility and the two fallen heroes that
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Corvias, Army partnership improves Fort Polk quality of life

Story by Chuck Cannon on 10/04/2018 FORT POLK, La. When Corvias Military Living took over the day-to-day operations of Fort Polk on-post housing in 2004, they began a relationship with the Army that not many Soldiers and Family understood, said Matt McGee, operations director for Corvias. "It is a partnershi
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