Fort Leonard Wood

Fort Leonard Wood first responders receive recognition for life-saving actions

By Sam Campbell Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (July 11, 2019) – Fort Leonard Wood first responders received awards July 8 for saving a Marine’s life March 8 after he collapsed from full cardiac arrest. According to the incident report, emergency crews were dispatched at 1:46 p.m. that day and found Marine Corps…

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U.S. Army Engineer School welcomes Quander as 98th commandant

By Dawn Arden Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (July 3, 2019) – The U.S. Army Engineer School welcomed Col. Mark Quander as its 98th commandant in a ceremony held July 2 on Fort Leonard Wood’s Maneuver Support Center of Excellence Plaza. Quander took command from Brig. Gen. Robert Whittle Jr. who is moving…

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Celebrate Independence Day with FLW!

FORT LEONARD WOOD, MO — Each year, Fort Leonard Wood celebrates July 4 with the largest fireworks display in mid-Missouri. But long before the rockets’ red glare lights up the sky, the installation offers a myriad of events, including games, a car show, live entertainment, including concerts by rockers Red Sun Rising and country artist…

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Fort Leonard Wood recognizes top instructors, civilians

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 13, 2019) – Maj. Gen. Donna Martin, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood commanding general, and Command Sgt. Maj. James Breckinridge, recognized nine individuals as MSCoE 2018 Instructors of the Year and 12 individuals as 2019 MSCoE Civilians of the Year in a ceremony held May 30…

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