Due to the government shutdown, some operations at the Joint Readiness Trainin Center at Fort Polk will be reduced or curtailed.
The Public Affairs Office at Fort Polk have listed the following adjustments:
A 10th Mountain Division Soldier, stationed at Fort Polk, Louisiana with the 94th Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team died in Gamberi, Afghanistan, Thursday September 19, in a non-combat related incident.
When Soldiers go to war, they face issues that most of those who've never been in battle can't understand: Harsh living conditions; an enemy bent on killing you; potential deadly booby traps around every corner or even ou
By SFC E.L. Craig, Task Force Patriot Pubic Affairs, U.S. Army
The Battery B, 5th Battalion, 25th Field Artillery Regiment force protection team watches over the Soldiers and Afghan civilians who move in and around Forward Operating Base Gamberi on a daily basis from towers around the FOB.
By Kathy Ports, Public Affairs, Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital
The federally mandated furlough is in effect from July 8 to September 30 at all military treatment facilities. The majority of Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital civilian staff will observe the furlough on Fridays.