Press Release 17-084 Bridging the gap_Engineers help Fort Leonard Wood with flood recovery

Select Soldiers assigned to Fort Leonard Wood’s 1st Engineer Brigade took a break from their training mission to spend time on the Big Piney River. They were not taking a float trip, which is a popular area recreational activity. Instead, they were asked by the installation to complete a rapid bridge emplacement at the river’s bank near Happy Hollow May 16 through Friday.