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.
The Paradigm Shift29 January 2016
Army leaders are consistently striving to integrate new concepts for developing our present and future leaders in an era of reduced resources and uncertainty in the world. It is imperative, during this time that we develop innovative training models to “build readiness” while developing proficient agile, adaptive leaders, leveraging the science and art of the training management process within the Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC).Read More
Building leaders and readiness through the maintenance terrain walk04 January 2016
Since World War II, Army generals have been inspecting, evaluating, reviewing, and monitoring our Army's equipment and logistics support processes through maintenance terrain walks (MTWs). As a young automotive maintenance warrant officer, I had my first MTW in the fall of 2002 while I was the maintenance officer for a medium transportation company (palletized load system) task organized under a combat service support battalion.Read More
This page was last updated on January 29, 2016