Photo Credit: Wisconsin Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Vaughn R. Larson
Col. Kenneth Koon, right, of the Wisconsin Army National Guard briefs senior artillery officers and non-commissioned officers Aug. 29 regarding the Wisconsin Regional Training Institute at Fort McCoy. Also pictured are, left to right: Brig. Gen. Ross Ridge, commandant at the U.S. Field Artillery School at Fort Sill, Okla.; Command Sgt. Major Daniel Willey of the U.S. Field Artillery School; Brig. Gen. Mark Anderson, deputy commanding general - Army National Guard at the U.S. Field Artillery School, and also Wisconsin's assistant adjutant general for Army. The visit - the first by an active component school commandant to a National Guard regional training center - was intended to give Ridge and his cadre a better understanding of the capabilities and resources provided at the RTI.