First assignment or fifth assignment, married or single, first or last overseas tour … it didn?'t matter. The goal was the same for everyone sitting in the Conn Club briefing room Jan. 29: Leave a little bit smarter and a lot less apprehensive about a permanent change of duty station known as the PCS process.
Through the combined efforts of the garrison?'s Army Community Service office and the leaders of the 72nd Expeditionary Signal Battalion, the PCS stand down brought together community experts, Soldiers and their spouses under the same roof for a six-hour repertoire of relocation tips.
The daylong stand down afforded spouses -- often the de facto leaders of the PCS charge -- the opportunity to ask and get clear answers on the issues typically under the radars of their signal Soldiers.