JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – In honor of the October 2010 consolidation of Fort Lewis and McChord Air Force Base, a C-17 Globemaster III assigned to McChord Field will be named “The Spirit of Joint Base Lewis-McChord” during an official ceremony hosted July 5 on the McChord Field flightline.
Operation Shield Foundation (www.operationshieldfoundation.org) was established by the employees of Veterans Lending Group (VLG) in 2016. “Born out of a desire to mobilize and impart change within our communities, Operation Shield is committed to serving, educating & supporting military families.”
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct mortar training Tuesday, June 6, 2016 (6:30 am) through June 16 (Midnight). Mortar training will occur during daytime and nighttime hoursusing60mm, 81mm, and 120mm mortars.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will honor the memory of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the defense of the United States with a Memorial Day ceremony Monday, May 29, at 11:30 a.m. at the base’ Camp Lewis Cemetery.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA – Joint Base Lewis-McChord will open its gates to the public for the base’s annual Armed Forces Day celebration Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Armed Forces Day celebration offers members of the community an opportunity to join JBLM service members in celebrating America’s history, our military heritage, and […]
U.S. Army Rangers from 2d Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment will be recognized for their combat actions in a combat awards ceremony at the Battalion Memorial Friday, May 19 at 1:30 p.m.
The Second (Indianhead) Division Association is searching for anyone who served in the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division at any time. This year the association will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the division which was formed in France during World War I.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct artillery training Tuesday, May 16, 2017 (6:30 a.m.) through Saturday, May 20, 2017, 11 p.m. (throughout daytime and nighttime hours) using 155 mm Howitzer field artillery.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – More than 200 Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen are scheduled to be recognized during a joint college graduation recognition ceremony at the Clover Park Technical College, Sharon McGavick Conference Center at 1 p.m. Friday.
At its meeting Thursday, May 11 the South Sound Military & Communities Partnership Elected Officials Council will sign an agreement to adopt a plan that will use a phased approach to restore the land north of McChord Field to an uninhabited state.