JBLM artillery Jan. 15-18

JBLM conducts late-night mortar, demolitions and artillery training Tuesday morning through Friday evening JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct day and late-night training Tuesday morning through Friday evening that will include either artillery, mortars or demolitions.

TRAINING BEGINS                           Tuesday, Jan. 15, at 6:30 a.m.

TRAINING ENDS                               Friday, Jan.18, at 11:59 p.m.

FIRING OF                                         155mm Howitzer artillery, or 60mm, 81mm and 120mm mortars, or demolitions

Four JBLM units are scheduled to conduct training this week with artillery, demolitions and mortars. Training will occur during the day and nighttime hours. Increased levels of activity will be noticed beginning Tuesday at 6:30 a.m. through Friday at 11:59 p.m.

Queries or comments about noise may be directed to the JBLM Public Affairs Office’s External Communication Division hotline at 253 967-0852, daily

[Editor Note: last week they set off a round just before 9:30 p.m. that shook houses all over the South Puget Sound Region. Chat was all over Facebook about it. I couldn’t find the announcement, so this week I thought it best I get this posted!]


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