JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – Be a part of Pacific Northwest history. On Friday, Aug. 18, a large formation of service members will assemble at 4 p.m. on Watkins Field on JBLM Lewis-Main as the greater JBLM community celebrates the Centennial of Camp Lewis and JBLM.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – The 7th Infantry Division will conduct a Change of Command Ceremony August 11. Maj. Gen. Thomas James will relinquish command of the 7th Infantry Division and Task Force Bayonet to Maj. Gen. Willard Burleson III.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. — Anyone tracking flight paths as the sun set Wednesday over Washington state would have seen a major aircraft movement: military cargo planes, refueling tankers and fighter jets flying in formation. Read more: Dozens of aircraft tackle real-life obstacles during Air Mobility Command’s biggest exercise
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – The JBLM Center for Autism Resources, Education and Services (CARES) will officially open with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, August 9, at 2:00 p.m.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. –America’s First Corps will execute a Joint Readiness Exercise over the next several days to validate its ability to deploy on short-notice. The exercise will test I Corps and JBLM’s ability to move materiel and personnel by land, air and sea rapidly with short to no notice.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – Colonel Daniel S. Morgan will relinquish garrison command of Joint Base Lewis-McChord to Colonel Nicole M. Lucas, in a change of command ceremony scheduled for 9 a.m. Friday on Watkins Field, JBLM Lewis Main.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – The “400 Fire,” burning at the Yakima Training Center (YTC) since Wednesday, was 90 percent contained as of Sunday evening, and today the incident management team (IMT-3) is conducting final mop-up, containment line clean-up, and remediation.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct artillery training Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 6:30 a.m. through Thursday, July 27, 2017, 1 p.m. Artillery training will occur throughout daytime and nighttime hours using155 mm Howitzer field artillery.
Soldiers assigned to the 5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery Regiment were reunited with family and friends during a redeployment ceremony at Wilson Fitness Center on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Lewis-North Monday, July 17. Approximately 200 soldiers from three batteries assigned to the 5-5 ADA are scheduled to return from a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan and […]
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct mortar training Tuesday, July 18, 2017 (12:01 am) through Friday, July 21 (11:59 pm) throughout daytime and nighttime hours using 60mm, 81mm, 120mm mortars