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FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (April 21, 2020) — Face coverings are now required to be worn at all Directorate of Human Resources offices providing services to Soldiers and/or the public.

These offices include: ID Card/DEERS Facility, Student/Trainee Processing Branch and In and Out Processing, all are located at building 470.

Customers must supply their own face coverings and must keep their face coverings on while inside the building. Face coverings are not required to be medical grade. Examples of non-medical face coverings are cloth masks, neck gaiters, scarves, bandanas, etc.

Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention site for more information on the use of cloth face coverings


About Fort Leonard Wood

Fort Leonard Wood is a thriving and prosperous installation that has evolved from a small basic training post more than 75 years ago to a premier Army Center of Excellence that trains more than 80,000 military and civilians each year.

Fort Leonard Wood is home to the U.S Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and three U.S. Army schools: the U.S. Army Engineer School; U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School; and the U.S. Army Military Police School. In addition to training engineer, CBRN and military police specialties for the Army, Fort Leonard Wood also provides gender-integrated in-processing and Basic Combat Training for new Soldiers.

Fort Leonard Wood also hosts and trains with the largest Marine Corps Detachment and Air Force Squadron on any Army installation as well as a large Navy construction detachment.

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