Welcome to the United States Army Home of Ordnance, Fort Lee, VA
The U.S. Army Ordnance Corps and School is a Sustainment branch of the U.S. Army, headquartered at Fort Lee, Virginia. The broad mission of the Ordnance Corps is to supply Army combat units with weapons and ammunition, including at times their procurement and maintenance. The Ordnance School trains soldiers, civilians and members of other services and nations in Ordnance skills and functions. The Ordnance Corps and School supports the development, production, acquisition, and sustainment of weapon systems, ammunition, missiles, electronics, and ground mobility material during peace and war to provide combat power to the U.S. Army.
New Chief of Ordnance takes command11 August 2016
More than two months after the former Chief of Ordnance left his post, Col. David Wilson took charge of the corps during an assumption of command ceremony Wednesday at Whittington Parade Field on the Ordnance Campus.
Maj. Gen. Darrell K. Williams, CASCOM and Fort Lee commanding general, passed the mantle of leadership to Wilson from Col. James Groark, who was the acting commandant and chief during the interim.Read More
200 pin instructor badges at Ord. School ceremony23 June 2016
More than 100 noncommissioned officers from the Ordnance School here received Army Instructor Badges at a June 16 ceremony on Whittington Parade Field.
The badges are a “mark of excellence” that reflect the recipient’s technical knowledge and ability to teach and mentor Soldiers, according to Dr. Richard Armstrong, director of training and deputy to the Ordnance School commandant, who gave remarks at the ceremony.Read More
This page was last updated on October 12, 2016