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American Legion article, "The Long Shadow of Fort McClellan" by Ken Olsen
Excerpt: "In terms of documented contaminants, the levels are absolutely outrageous,” Carpenter says. And there’s plenty of anecdotal evidence that Fort McClellan veterans suffered as a result. “There’s too much smoke for there not to be a cause common to those people.”
The issue is particularly acute for female Army veterans, whose future children may have been affected by that exposure, Carpenter says. Add to that the fact that Fort McClellan was once the primary basic training base for women who joined the Army.
Note: A link to the Veteran's Affairs "Fort McClellan Potential Exposure" is provided.