AmeriCU Salute to the Troops Tribute Concert
For the past two years, AmeriCU was proud to sponsor the AmeriCU Salute to the Troops Tribute concert to thank the soliders of the United States Army, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, for their valiant service to our country. In 2013, the concert was held the evening of June 26th. AmeriCU partnered with Lockheed Martin, Carthage Area Hospital, and Martin's Point to bring our troops national country recording artist Craig Morgan.
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More about the 2013 concert:
In thanks to the U.S. Army 10th Mountain Division for all they have done in valiant service to our country with national country recording artist CRAIG MORGAN, North Country Idol winner Corey Walts, and Syracuse Area Music Awards 2013 People's Choice Winner Scars N' Stripes.
When: Wednesday, June 26th at 6PM
Where: Fort Drum, Division Hill
Entry: Free & open to the public with fireworks to follow
Details: More than 20,000 people attended the concert, which was free and open to the public with fireworks following. Last year, the inaugural Salute to the Troops Tribute Concert featured national recording artist Jake Owen. More than 20,000 people attended. The 2012 AmeriCU Salute to the Troops concert was recently recognized by the National Association of Federal Credit Unions as the best promotional event in the country.
Based at Fort Drum, NY the 10th Mountain Division is a light infantry division of the United States Army. The division is comprised of four subordinates of Brigade Combat Teams, a Combat Aviation Brigade, and a Special Troops Battalion. The 10th Mountain Division is among one of the most deployed units of the United States Army. Each year, the Division of Family, Morale, Welfare & Recreation holds the day‐long MountainFest event at Division Hill on Fort Drum.