Story by Zachary Mott on 11/18/2017
"We remember what an extraordinary man President Garfield was and his service to education, the military and our country, all of which are showcased in this memorial," said Mark Druckenbrod, the president of the Lake View Cemetery Foundation, the cemetery where Garfield's all public-funded memorial sits.
Story by Catherine Lowrey on 11/08/2017
As a Total Force Training Center, Fort McCoy's primary responsibility is to support the training and readiness of military personnel and units of all branches and components of America's armed forces. With 60,000 acres of training areas, live-fire ranges and maneuver areas, Fort McCoy provided a perfect environment to test the competitors.
FORT MCCOY, Wisc. 88th Regional Support Command, a U.S. Army Reserve unit that traces its lineage to the 88th Infantry Division, celebrated the 100th anniversary of its founding on August 19, 2017. The unit stood up 100 years ago at Camp Dodge, Iowa, and saw action in World War I in the Alsace and Meuse-Argonne Campaigns.
During the 2017 Army Ten-Miler competition Oct. 8 in Washington, D.C., the Fort McCoy Army Ten-Miler team earned a second place finish in the Reserve Mixed Category.
In addition to giving you a head start on your career for your commitment, the Army Reserve will take care of you and your family by providing tremendous benefits for part time employment. As a Soldier in the Army Reserve, you’ll earn money for education, cash bonuses, discounted health care, build retirement, and more. All while you pursue your civilian career or continue your education.