Fort Leonard Wood

Fort Leonard Wood observes Juneteenth National Independence Day — facility updates

Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 17, 2021) Today, President Joe Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act into law, establishing June 19 as a federal holiday. As a result, federal employees will observe the holiday on Friday, June 18. Employees should contact their immediate supervisors with any questions or for additional…

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Fort Leonard Wood celebrates U.S. Army’s 246th Birthday

Brian Hill   FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 17, 2021) Fort Leonard Wood is celebrating the 246th Army Birthday this week, with events for service members and their families. June 14 began with a three-mile division-style birthday run, starting at 5:30 a.m. on Gammon Field. Maj. Gen. James Bonner, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and…

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Waynesville JROTC cadets visit Fort Leonard Wood for annual JCLC

Brian Hill FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 15, 2021) A group of 27 Waynesville High School Junior ROTC cadets visited Fort Leonard Wood June 8 and 9, to participate in their annual JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge, or JCLC — a two-day summer camp, where they were given the opportunity to partner up into squads to…

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Fort Leonard Wood to host hiring fair

Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 15, 2021) The Fort Leonard Wood Transition Assistance Program is hosting a hiring fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Nutter Field House. Transitioning service members, along with veterans, retirees, Department of Defense civilians and family members are invited to meet with employers and learn…

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