Fort Leonard Wood

Fort Leonard Wood incident update

Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 4, 2020) — The Department of Army civilian who was pronounced dead after an incident that occurred on Fort Leonard Wood yesterday has been identified as Oric Arnold. Arnold was an employee for Fort Leonard Wood’s Logistics Readiness Center and was conducting crane operations at the LRC…

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Fort Leonard Wood incident

Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (June 2, 2020) — An incident involving a crane occurred on Fort Leonard Wood today at about 2 p.m. Fort Leonard Wood emergency services personnel arrived on the scene within minutes after the incident occurred. A Department of Army civilian on site was transported by ambulance to the…

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Fort Leonard Wood COVID-19 update

Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (May 31, 2020) — During a two-day period, military health professionals with the General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital at Fort Leonard Wood conducted COVID-19 testing on about 500 Soldiers and trainees assigned to the 1st Battalion, 48th Infantry Regiment, and of those, about 70 had positive test…

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Select in-person religious services to resume on Fort Leonard Wood with precautions

Sam Campbell FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (May 27, 2020) — Beginning Saturday, select in-person religious services for permanent party service members on Fort Leonard Wood will resume while adhering to social-distancing protocols. According to the Religious Support Office, families may sit together at the services and every other pew will be sectioned off to ensure…

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