Fort Leonard Wood

New Memorial Grove statue honors MP working dogs

Dawn Arden FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Sept. 24, 2020) — A monument honoring Military Working Dogs was dedicated Monday at the U.S. Army Military Police Corps Regimental Memorial Grove. The 5-foot tall, bronze statue was created by Springfield, Missouri, sculptor James Hall. Sgt. Maj. Timothy Timmins, Office of the Provost Marshal General Military Working Dog…

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ROTC cadets engage in field training, team building at Fort Leonard Wood

Sam Campbell FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Sept. 18, 2020) — Cadets from the Army ROTC detachments at the University of Missouri in Columbia and Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla participated in field training and team development this weekend at Fort Leonard Wood. From Sept. 11 through 13, 77 Mizzou freshmen and sophomores…

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‘Man Down! Man Down! Man Down!’ Repetitive battle drill rehearsal saves lives

Brian Hill FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Sept. 14, 2020) — When 3rd Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment Command Sgt. Maj. Jason Duncan arrived at Fort Leonard Wood three years ago, he brought something with him that’s become a daily routine for the trainees, cadre, drill sergeants and command team leadership across the battalion. “It’s something I…

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Fort Leonard Wood drill sergeants being fitted for new service uniform this month

Sam Campbell FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Sept. 9, 2020) — As part of an ongoing rollout of the new Army Green Service Uniform, staff from the Army and Air Force Exchange Service and Fort Leonard Wood Clothing Initial Issue Point began fitting drill sergeants for the new uniform at the post’s Clothing and Sales Store…

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