FORT DRUM

Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide

Welcome Letter

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Welcome to Fort Drum, home of the 10th Mountain Division (LI). Since the start of Operations Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn, 10th Mountain Division (LI) Soldiers have continuously committed to the fight and readiness for worldwide deployment. It is our No. 1 priority, and readiness inc...

Welcome

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U.S. Army Garrison Fort Drum provides best-in-Army services and infrastructure for our Soldiers, Families and Civilians who support our nation during a time of persistent conflict.

Housing

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As you arrive at Fort Drum, no doubt a top priority is finding a place to make your home. The North Country can be a great place to live and offers Soldiers and Families several choices. Fort Drum Mountain Community Homes is your on-post housing option, offering unique amenities and conveniently loc...

Health Care

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The mission of the U.S. Army Medical Department Activity (MEDDAC) is to provide integrated, quality health care and medical readiness support that is responsive to the needs of the 10th Mountain Division (LI) and the Fort Drum community. ...

Education

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Welcome to the Army Education Center at the Robert C. McEwen Education Complex. The Army Education Center provides a wide range of services to both Soldiers and Family members at Fort Drum. Co-located with the post library in Building P-4300, the center provides traditional and nontraditional educat...

FMWR & More

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Fort Drum has a multitude of resources available to ID card holders and their guests. There are on-post recreational activities, eating establishments, shopping and more. Here is an alphabetical look at our businesses and resources, to include FMWR facilities and other programs. All active-duty mili...

Off-Post Leisure & Travel

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If you’re looking for something to do, there’s no lack of activities or events! Outdoor recreation can be found on Lake Ontario, the St. Lawrence River, the Black River and the Indian Lakes. These bodies of water provide some of the best fishing, boating and sailing, canoeing, kayaking, ...

Fort Drum & the 10th Mountain Division

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The land area on which the Fort Drum military reservation is currently located has been used as a military training site since 1907. In 1908, Brig. Gen. Frederick Dent Grant, son of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, was sent here with 2,000 regulars and 8,000 militiamen. He found Pine Plains to be an ideal pla...