Published on January 31st, 2015 | by Millennium Magazine Staff0
Fort Jackson Holds Community Tour
Maj. Gen. Bradley Becker is inviting the public to a special, up-close tour of Fort Jackson and its Soldiers in training, Feb. 19.
Becker, Fort Jackson’s commanding general, will host a seven-hour “Come See Your Army” tour to give local citizens an opportunity to see how Soldiers train and provide insight into the day to day operations. During the tour, visitors will attend a Basic Combat Training graduation, learn to shoot the M16A2 simulator, eat in an Army dining facility and get answers to questions about Basic Combat Training, Fort Jackson, and the Army.
The tour is open to people ages 13 and older. Reservations are required by Feb. 11. The tour begins at 8:30 a.m. Lunch cost is $5.55. For more information or to register please call Fort Jackson Community Relations at (803) 751-1474.