Wisconsin

Medal of Honor recipient speaks at Fort McCoy Community Salute

Defense Visual Information Distribution Service | Catherine Carroll
Updated: May 19, 2018

The Fort McCoy community gathered together for an Our Community Salutes event at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin on Armed Forces Day, May 19, to salute graduating high school seniors who have enlisted in the military. [more]

 

July 9th, 2018|Categories: National, OCS Wisconsin, Wisconsin|

2017 Fort McCoy Armed Forces Day Open House Entertains Many Attendees

An estimated nearly 2,000 people attended the 2017 Fort McCoy Armed Forces Day Open House here May 20 despite, at times, some heavy rain conditions.

The open house was held on the grounds of Fort McCoy’s historic Commemorative Area, which includes World War II-era buildings, the Equipment Park, and Veterans Memorial Plaza. Read more…

May 28th, 2017|Categories: National, Wisconsin|

88th RSC commander joins Fort McCoy community and Medal of Honor Recipient in Armed Forces Day Salute to Future Service Members

The Fort McCoy community gathered together for an “Our Community Salutes” event at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin on Armed Forces Day to salute graduating high school seniors who have enlisted in the military.
“Our Community Salutes”, created in 2009 by Dr. Kenneth E. Hartman, is a national non-profit organization designed to recognize and honor high school seniors who have committed to enlist in the Armed Forces following high school graduation. Read more…

May 28th, 2017|Categories: National, Wisconsin|