Fort Leonard Wood’s celebration of the U.S. Army’s 244th Birthday on Friday extended to Piney Valley Golf Course, where a full slate of more than 30 teams gathered for a day of fun during the annual Army Birthday Golf Scramble. “We’ve got a great turn-out. It’s sold out,” said Steve Belton, golf course manager and PGA professional at PVGC. The four-person scramble-format tournament included … [Read more...] about Teams turn out to celebrate Army Birthday at PVGC
“My favorite period of Army history is the Civil War. I have a Master’s degree in American History with an emphasis on the Civil War. Today, I get to take noncommissioned officers and officers to Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield on Staff Rides, so I get to use a Civil War battlefield as an outdoor classroom for today’s Soldiers.” “The Mexican ‘Punitive’ Expedition, 1916 to 1917 after Pancho … [Read more...] about Viewpoint: What is your favorite period of Army history and why?