Fort Lewis, Wash. – Fort Lewis will be conducting clearing and destruction of unexploded ordnance (UXO) in the Fort Lewis Artillery Impact Area next week.
Soldiers from 3rd Ordnance Battalion will clear and destroy dud 105mm, 155mm and 8 inch artillery high explosive rounds. Local communities may hear noise between the hours of 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. from November 18-20, 2009. C-4 will be used to destroy the UXO’s.
Queries or comments about noise may be directed to the I Corps Public Affairs Office’s External Communication Division hot line at (253)