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About Atterbury-Muscatatuck

Atterbury-Muscatatuck encompasses 36,000 acres of training and maneuver area centrally positioned in the U.S. in south-central Indiana and located within Jennings, Johnson, Bartholomew and Brown Counties. In addition, approximately 1,000 acres of air-to-ground range and light maneuver area is available at Jefferson Proving Ground. Our training sites and test bed are adjacent to the Interstate 65 corridor, with major nearby cities including Indianapolis to the north, Cincinnati to the east and Louisville to the south.

Atterbury-Muscatatuck Training Center serves as a major training site for individual, collective, and joint operations providing realistic venues for live, virtual and constructive training and testing events in order to increase training readiness, attract commercial defense industry participation and build strategic partnerships. On order, activate as a Mobilization Force Generation Installation in support of FORSCOM and Combatant Commander requirements.

Atterbury-Muscatatuck has three primary mission areas: (1) provide traditional training and testing support to ARNG, Active, Reserve and Joint Forces as a proposed Regional Collective Training Capability (RCTC) installation; (2) provide users with state-of-the-art multi-domain training opportunities; (3) on order, serve as a Primary Mobilization Force Generation Installation (pMFGI) as identified by FORSCOM.

Camp Atterbury (CAIN) consists of more than 34,000 acres. This includes approximately 26,000 acres of maneuver training space, a 6,000-acre impact area, urban training venues, the Atterbury Rail Deployment Facility (ARDF) and much more . Ranges and facilities support Infantry and Stryker brigade-sized elements and division-level warfighter exercises. Click here for more about Camp Atterbury

Muscatatuck Urban Training Center (MUTC) offers users a globally unique, urban and rural, multi-domain operating (MDO) environment that is recognized as the Department of Defense’s (DOD’s) largest urban training facility serving those who work to defend the homeland and win the peace. Muscatatuck is a real city that includes a built physical infrastructure, dense urban terrain (DUT), a well-integrated cyber-physical environment, an electromagnetic effects system and human elements. Muscatatuck’s urban terrain touches all five domains – land, airspace, cyberspace, maritime, and space – plus the electromagnetic spectrum and the information environment. MUTC provides user-defined complexity for training and developmental test bed events that are cost-efficient and include extensive customer support. Click here for more about Muscatatuck

Leadership

Atterbury-Muscatatuck Training Center Commander

Col. Michael Grundman

COL Mike Grundman headshotA native of Vincennes, Indiana, Colonel Michael Grundman was commissioned in 1995 with a basic branch of infantry through the Indiana University Reserve Officer Training Corps, and is currently assigned as the Commander, Camp Atterbury, Indiana.

Col. Grundman earned a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University and is a Distinguished Graduate of the U.S. Army War College, earning a Masters of Strategic Studies degree in 2020.
 
Col. Grundman’s operational experience includes three tours in Iraq and Afghanistan with assignments as an infantry battalion operations officer where he participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom's invasion and counterinsurgency campaign, a battlefield surveillance brigade operations officer during Operation New Dawn, and Senior Advisor to the Afghan 215th Corps during Operation Resolute Support.
 
Col. Grundman previously commanded 2nd Battalion -151st Infantry and the 138th Regiment (Combat Arms). His awards include the Bronze Star with two oak leaf clusters, Meritorious Service Medal with 2 oak leaf clusters, Army Commendation Medal with 4 oak leaf clusters, the Army Achievement Medal with 5 oak leaf clusters, and the Combat Infantryman Badge.

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Atterbury-Muscatatuck Garrison Command Sergeant Major

CSM David Routson

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CSM David Routson is Garrison Command Sergeant Mayor of Camp Atterbury-Muscatatuck. CSM Routson’s Army career now spans 32 years and all three Army components.  CSM Routson enlisted as an infantryman on August 9, 1989 into Company B, 2nd Battalion, 70th Training Support Brigade, U.S. Army Reserves.  He simultaneously completed three semesters with Purdue Army ROTC from 1988 to 1990.  In 1991, he mobilized and deployed with the 70th TSB to Fort Benning, Georgia in support of Operation Desert Storm.

Upon completion of his initial four year enlistment in the USAR, CSM Routson served three years on active duty with the 3-187th Infantry, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; E Co 5/20th and E Co 2nd-9th Infantry “Manchu” at Camp Casey, South Korea; and L Troop, 3rd/2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment at Fort Polk, Louisiana. Upon ETS in September, 1996, CSM Routson enlisted into the Indiana Army National Guard with A Co, 1-151st Infantry, 76th Separate Infantry Brigade (SIB).

CSM Routson has served in all levels of leadership within the INARNG including: Team Leader, C Co, 1-151st Infantry; Squad Leader, D Co, 1-151st Infantry; Platoon Sergeant, D Co, 2-152d Infantry; First Sergeant, 1-293rd Infantry; Operations Sergeant Major with the 1-293rd, DPTM-S-CAIN, C2CRE, and 38th Infantry Division; and Command Sergeant Major, 1-293rd Infantry. CSM Routson has served in multiple key assignments while deployed to Bosnia; Balad, Iraq; and Camp Arifjan, Kuwait; and broadening tours stateside at Camp Atterbury, Indianapolis and Arlington, Virginia.

His numerous decorations and awards include the Meritorious Unit Commendation (2); Meritorious Service Medal (5); Army Commendation Medal (7); Army Achievement Medal (3); Army Good Conduct Medal (3); Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal (4); National Defense Service Medal (2); Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal; Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary and Service Medals; Armed Forces Reserve Medal (w/hourglass, M device, numeral 2); Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon; Overseas Service Ribbon (3); NATO Medal; Indiana Distinguished Service Medal; Indiana Commendation Medal; Indiana Homeland Defense Service Ribbon; the Indiana Overseas Service Ribbon (2); and the Order of Saint Maurice.

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Contact

Atterbury Switchboard
812-526-1499
PO Box 5000, Bldg 127
Edinburgh, IN 46124

Atterbury Unit Training Scheduling
812-526-1678 or Ext. 1170
Edinburgh, IN 46124
Email Us

Atterbury-Muscatatuck Protocol Office
812- 526-1276
Building 1
Headquarters Road

Muscatatuck
Switchboard: 812 458-8780
PO Box 77
Butlerville, IN 47223

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