FORT DRUM
Watertown, NY 13603, USA

RELOCATION/WELCOME GUIDE

Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide

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Welcome Letter

Welcome to Fort Drum and the North Country, home of the 10th Mountain Division. I honestly believe that you have been assigned to the greatest military community in the country. Thanks to the efforts of the Soldiers, DA Civilians, Family members, contractors and members of the local communities, Fort Drum

Welcome

  Garrison Mission Team Drum generates, rapidly deploys and sustains ready forces to meet national security requirements while caring for Soldiers, Families and Civilians. Garrison Vision Statement Team Drum is the Army’s installation and combat-ready force of choice for a resilient force standing watch over the nation’s security, ready to

Housing

  As you arrive at Fort Drum, no doubt a top priority is finding a place to make your home. The North Country can be a great place to live and offers Soldiers and Families several choices. Fort Drum Mountain Community Homes is your on-post housing option, offering unique amenities

Health Care

  The mission of the MEDDAC is to provide high-quality health care and leadership to maximize medical readiness of the force and improve, restore and sustain the health of our patients that is responsive to the needs of the 10th Mountain Division (LI) and the Fort Drum community. The MEDDAC

Education

  Welcome to the Army Education Center at the Robert C. McEwen Education Complex. The Army Education Center provides a wide range of services to both Soldiers and Family members at Fort Drum. Co-located with the post library in Building P-4300, the center provides traditional and nontraditional educational opportunities and

Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation & More

  Fort Drum has a multitude of resources available to ID card holders and their guests. There are on-post recreational activities, eating establishments, shopping and more. All active-duty military, Reservists, National Guard, retired military and their Family members, and DOD Civilian employees are eligible to use the recreational facilities. Call

Off-Post Leisure & Travel

If you’re looking for something to do around Fort Drum, there’s no lack of activities or events. Outdoor recreation can be found on Lake Ontario, the St. Lawrence River, the Black River and Indian Lake. These bodies of water provide some of the best fishing, boating and sailing, canoeing, kayaking,

Fort Drum & the 10th Mountain Division

  The land on which the Fort Drum military reservation sits has been used as a military training site since 1907. In 1908, Brig. Gen. Frederick Dent Grant, son of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, was sent here with 2,000 regulars and 8,000 militiamen. He found Pine Plains to be an

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10th CAB donates big to local kids

Story by SPC Thomas Scaggs on 12/13/2016 Soldiers from 10th Combat Aviation Brigade donated over 650 items to the Children's Home of Jefferson County on December 9 in Watertown, New York, for their annual toy drive. "This is incredible for our children," said Rebecca Fern, Director of Foster Care at

59th CBRN and NYFD Train in NYC

Story by MAJ Ryan Donald on 12/12/2016 NEW YORK -- The 59th Hazard Response Company conducted its Defense CBRN Response Force (DCRF) sustainment training with the New York City Fire Department Hazardous Material Team from Nov. 28 - Dec. 2. The training took place at two main locations, the New

All The Way, One Step at a Time: NY Army National Guard Medic Earns Expert Field Medical Badge

Story by MSG Raymond Drumsta on 09/29/2016 FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- On the heels of a major training exercise, New York Army National Guard Specialist Brady Douglass rose to the top of his field to earn the coveted Expert Field Medical Badge, or EFMB, here in early September. Douglass was
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