Monthly Archives: August 2012

Fort A.P. Hill Commander Message for Labor Day

For 130 years, our Nation has celebrated Labor Day, the “workingmen’s holiday” as it was referred to in the 1800s. Labor Day celebrates the social and economic achievements of great American workers, like you, whose initiative, drive, and determination made … Continue reading

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UXOs: A potential hidden hazard

FORT A.P. Hill, Va. — Late winter and spring rains have returned a healthy green to parts of Fort A.P. Hill that were charred by last year’s wildfires. This new growth, knee high in spots up, can obscure unexploded ordnance … Continue reading

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Haverfield Aviation from Gettysburg, PA operates an aerial saw, hanging from  its helicopter. The training range is marred with steep and difficult to  navigate terrain, where the treetops have restricted line of sight for the  complex. The aerial saw cuts … Continue reading

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Mutual Aid Agreement between Fort A.P. Hill and Caroline County was signed on August 14, 2012.

Fort A.P. Hill Department of Fire/Rescue, under the direction of Chief Daniel Glembot, has been a consistent Emergency Service asset on Fort A.P. Hill, as well as a valuable partner to the Caroline County Department of Fire and Rescue. The … Continue reading

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Fort A.P. Hill recognized the efforts of Department of Public Works summer interns

Fort A.P. Hill recognized the efforts of Department of Public Works summer interns this week at a cookout provided by the Forestry Department. The interns all work with us through Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education. This is a … Continue reading

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Army engineers build new training lanes at Fort A.P. Hill

FORT A.P. HILL, Va. – Following In the interest of doing more with less, the garrison here recently leveraged training for Army engineers from Fort Knox, Ky., to expand Fort A.P. Hill’s ability to train Soldiers on locating buried explosive … Continue reading

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Fort A.P. Hill Change of Command ceremony on 18 June 2012

In recognition of your outstanding performance in support of the Fort A.P. Hill Change of Command ceremony on 18 June 2012. Your dedication to duty, attention to detail, and commitment to excellence showcased the professionalism of Fort A.P. Hill to … Continue reading

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