Ft. Leonard Wood

The reflection of Busch Stadium is seen through a chrome sousaphone of the Army Band before the Colorado Rockies- St. Louis Cardinals baseball game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on September 13, 2014.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Ft. Leonard Wood Night With The Cardinals

Soldiers come to St. Louis to enjoy a ballgame


U.S. Army Major General Leslie Smith, the commanding general of Ft. Leonard Wood (Missouri) throws out the first pitch at the Cardinals-Pirates game on September 7, 2013 (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Ft. Wood Troops Appreciate Support

Some 2,000 U.S. military personnel and families attended Saturday night’s ballgame at Busch Stadium.


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Ft. Leonard Wood Crash Leaves One Dead, Another Critically Hurt

Car collided with Heavy Tactical Truck.


Staff Sgt. Benjamin Facio, the 2011 Drill Sergeant of the Year at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo. (photo courtesy:

Who’s the Top Drill Sergeant in the U.S. Army?

Staff Sgt. Benjamin Facio (pictured) is Ft. Leonard Wood’s entry in 2011 competition.


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Willcoxson: Long History of Trouble With The Law

“(Willcoxson) was very good” at escaping custody.


Army secretary to tour Mo. site hit by tornado

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (AP) –  The U.S. Army secretary was heading to Missouri’s Fort Leonard Wood to assess damage from a New Year’s Eve tornado.


Soldiers fly home for holidays

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Nearly 7,000 U.S. military troops passed through Lambert St. Louis International Airport, Sunday morning.



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