FORT LEONARD WOOD

Iowa Sappers drive on over unforgiving Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., terrain

Story by MSG Duff E. McFadden on 05/17/2017 Iowa combat engineers drive on By Master Sgt. Duff E. McFadden "Hey, just one more event. Let's do it. One more event. Let's go." Cold, drenched with rain, and reduced to a painful, six-inch shuffle, two Iowans continued to find the tenacity
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II MEF Marines truck through refueler course on MCAS Cherry Point

Story by Cpl Jason Jimenez on 05/11/2017 As the loud hiss of the air brakes cry out, a Marine parks the M970 semitrailer refueler truck after moving a trailer containing much needed fuel to the Forward Operating Base. Supplying the FOB with fuel allows them to continue conducting missions i
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The DR Is In

Story by SSG Steven Colvin on 05/02/2017 The Soldiers, assigned to 7th Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team and 41st Engineer Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat team, received this in-depth training opportunity after the division received two CBRN DR SKO systems in April. The upgraded systems consist of government and commercial
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82nd Abn. Div. Engineers win 2017 Best Sapper Competition

Story by SGT Anthony Hewitt on 04/28/2017 FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. Forty-eight (two-man) teams of the Army`s toughest engineers competed in the 2017 Best Sapper Competition at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, April 25-27. Army engineers from Alaska to Italy showed up ready to compete in the 11th annual competition and
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Pacific Engineers take on the 11th Annual Best Sapper Competition

Story by CPT Adam Cartier on 04/26/2017 "50 Teams, 50 Miles, 50 Hours" is this year's theme of the 11th Annual Best Sapper Competition held April 23 - 28 at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. The 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Engineer Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command sponsored two teams for thi
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Army Medicine's Central Region names Best Warriors

Story by Gloria Montgomery on 04/24/2017 After four days of grueling physical and mental challenges testing the grit and soul of the warrior ethos, the Army Regional Medical Command-Central (RMC-C) has named its top Soldiers in the annual Best Warrior competition, held April 10-14 at Fort Hood, Texas. Earning Non-Commissioned
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