Fort Benning gearing up for second annual Infantry Week

Fort Benning gearing up for second annual Infantry Week

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) - Fort Benning is a busy place this week as the Army post recognizes its second annual Infantry Week.

The events they have scheduled include the inaugural Best Mortar Competition. Teams from around the world have been competing against one another since Saturday, Apr. 6.

After the Best Mortar Competition wraps up, the Lacerda Cup will begin Wednesday, Apr. 10.

The Lacerda Cup will see competitors test their hand-to-hand and close-quarter combat skills.

It will conclude Thursday, Apr. 11 with a formal awards ceremony.

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