Marine Corps Detachment, Fort Leonard Wood
The Marine Corps Detachment at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri hosts the largest United States Marine Corps detachment outside a Marine Corps base. With over 1200 students and support personnel, Ft Leonard Wood hosts Marines training at the Motor Transport Instruction School, Military Police Instruction School, Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear Defense School and the Engineer Equipment Instruction School.
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... Detachment, Force Recon Direct Action Platoon (DAP) Team(s), Security, Fleet Antiterrorism Security Team (FAST) Company Team, Explosives Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Detachment Team(s), Combat Photo Detachment ...
... in order to provide the operating forces with basic and advanced qualified Marines capable of operating in the 21st Century ... mentoring, ORM, risk reduction to better develop Marines’ ethos, moral character, esprit de corps and further recognize the dignity of every Marine in order to prepare ... weapons systems and other ITRO matters to the United States Army Maneuver Support Center, Fort Leonard Wood ...
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