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36th Eng. Bde. combat engineers during their training with Tyvek protective suits.

Engineers train with protective equipment


Soldiers from the 36th Engineer Brigade received personal protective equipment training at Fort Hood Oct. 9 as part of their continued preparations for an anticipated deployment to West Africa.

The three-day training included donning the white Tyvex jumpsuits, nitrile blue gloves and field protective masks that will serve as barrier protection against Ebola and other contagious pathogens while in Liberia.

The brigade's element makes up 450 of approximately 500 Fort Hood Soldiers preparing to deploy to West Africa in support of Operation United Assistance.


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Hood Happenings

BABY EXPO

Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center will host Baby Expo 2014 Oct. 25 from 10 a.m.-2p.m. in the front lobby of the hospital. The event is an information expo on pregnancy through the first year of life and will have educational booths, local vendors, on post resources, mini yoga sessions, face painting and bouncy house for children and giveaways for moms. The event is free and open to all.

TRACE ADKINS CONCERT

A concert featuring country singer Trace Adkins will be at 6 p.m. Nov. 1 at Hood Stadium. The concert is free and open to Department of Defense ID card holders. Seating will be general admission; no reserved seats. Doors open at 5 p.m.

RETIREE HEALTH FAIR

Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center will host the 40th annual Retiree Health Fair from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Thomas Moore Health Clinic, 761st Tank Battalion Avenue and 58th Street. Participants will have the opportunity to receive shingles, tetanus, pneumovax and flu vaccines. Also, medical screenings will be available, as well as the opportunity to talk to healthcare professionals.

FREE CONCERT

A free concert featuring country singer Trace Adkins is set for 6 p.m., Nov. 1, at Hood Stadium. This free concert is free and open to Department of Defense ID card holders. Seating will be general admission; no reserved seats. Doors open at 5 p.m.

CFC IN FULL SWING

The Combined Federal Campaign runs through Dec. 1. CFC is the world's largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, raising millions of dollars each year. See your unit CFC representative to donate.

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