By Mrs. Martha Yoshida (Leonard Wood)June 20, 2019
The U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School will host the 101st anniversary of the Chemical Corps Regiment June 24 through 28.
In addition to the CBRN Warfighter Forum, several events will be taking place to include a change of leadership for the 3rd Chemical Brigade, the Chemical Corps Regimental Association 2019 CBRN Exhibition, a CBRN Spouses' Day event, the annual Honor to our Fallen Sunrise Service, a Chemical Corps Regimental Run, the State of the Regiment address, and the Green Dragon Ball.
Advance registration is required for the CBRN Spouses' Day event and Green Dragon Ball.
Following are the details on this year's events.
A Change-of-Command and Change-of-Responsibility Ceremony for the 3rd Chemical Brigade takes place at 9 a.m. on Gammon Field.
The CBRN Spouse's Day event, which gives spouses a better understanding of their CBRN Soldiers' career, is planned from 8:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. and includes weapons familiarization, skeet shoot, the Engagement Skills Trainer and a tour of the Chemical Defense Training Facility.
Cost for skeet shoot is $14, and is paid at the Outdoor Adventure Center, while cost for the catered lunch at the CBRN Regimental Room is $8.50 and needs to be paid at the 3rd Chemical Brigade Headquarters.
For more information, call 573.596.6163 or 573.596.0789.
The Chemical Corps Regimental Association 2019 CBRN Exhibition at Nutter Field House will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This event is the premier gathering of Joint, Interagency, Intergovernmental, Multinational, Industry, Academia and CBRN professionals. The goal of the exhibition is to leverage the expertise of the CBRN community, to provide the best support possible to current operations and Dragon Soldiers, and engage CBRN strategic thinkers of today for the future.
The annual Honor to Our Fallen Sunrise Service takes place at 6 a.m. at the Chemical Memorial Grove.
The CBRN Warfighter Forum will be held at the Digital Training Facility and is attended by invitation only.
The Chemical Corps Regimental Run steps off at 5:30 a.m. from Gammon Field.
The State of the Regiment, along with the Sibert Awards, Hall of Fame and Distinguished Members of the Corps Induction Ceremony, is set to begin at 9 a.m. in Lincoln Hall Auditorium.
The week rounds out with the Green Dragon Ball at 6 p.m. June 28 in Nutter Field House. Cost for the Ball is $45 per person and dress is formal attire. Tickets for the ball are available through the Protocol Office.