Soldiers of the 5th Multinational Military Police Company, a provisional unit designed to support the 5th Canadian Division/ 5e Division du Canada Exercise Strident Tracer, conduct Preliminary Marksmanship Instruction on the M-2 Machine Gun at Camp Petersville, Canadian Forces Base Gagetown, New Brunswick. The multi-component, multi-national company is comprised of #USArmy and Canadian Armed Forces personnel from the 211th Military Police Battalion of the Massachusetts National Guard — The Nation’s First, The 16th Military Police Brigade‘s 91st Military Police Battalion, 1 Military Police Regiment, and 3 Military Police Regiment.
Thank you to the First Corps of Cadets for sponsoring Soldier to participate in the Pollini Ruck!
The 972nd Military Police Company will be participating in the 2016 Run to Home Base for the 2nd year. Registration is now open! Please visit: http://www.runtohomebase.org to join the team or donate to a TEAM 972 runner!
Leaders from the 747 Military Police Company and 211th Military Police Battalion Forward presented to the members of the First Corps of Cadets. The Soldiers discussed their deployment to GITMO and presented items for the museum to display in the Active Component room.
Soldiers of the 211th Military Police Battalion completed the Military
Police Firearms Qualification Course with the M9 pistol at Joint Base Cape Cod, Mass. during an Inactive Duty Training (drill) period this weekend. Military Police personnel also participated in driver training on the M1151High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) and the M1117 Guardian Armored Security Vehicle. Other training included utilizing the HMMWV Egress Assistance Trainer, police operations training (including K9 demonstrations) with the Massachusetts State Police and Fall River Police Department, and preparation for the Massachusetts National Guard State Marksmanship Competition for which the 211th will field two teams.
VAFCC President CSM William Davison (left) and Second Vice President LTC Brett Conway (right) accepted a very generous donation from Mr. Matt Knowlton (center) who is Project Manager/System Administrator for The Boston Duck Tour’s. Mr. Knowlton presented the donation on behalf of The Boston Duck Tour’s “Quack, Quack Give Back Program”.