2017: Fort Leonard Wood year in review

GUIDON staff

The year 2017 was one of growth and change at Fort Leonard Wood, and the GUIDON staff was honored to experience the year with all of the outstanding units and service members we have here. We were with you to cover a wide range of stories, such as the expansion of the training mission; improvements to base infrastructure and resources; visits from Department of Defense leaders and foreign allies; deployments and homecomings; and sporting events and community entertainment.

The following are some of the highlights from 2017:


During the holiday break, garrison leadership, along with the Missouri University of Science and Technology, joined forces on an initiative with the intent to research and implement new technologies on post by signing a memorandum of understanding. The memorandum identifies Fort Leonard Wood as a host installation for applied robotics…     Read More...