FORT HOOD, Texas — Fort Hood’s range control office will facilitate Memorial Day family visits to cemeteries within their live fire training areas from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. May 27 here.

Family members who wish to visit cemeteries must call range operations at (254) 287-3130 or (254) 287-3321 to access the live-fire area. No vehicle pass is required for Memorial Day visits.

Range operations will have guides available to assist families and monitor cemetery visits to ensure that all visitors are clear of the live fire training areas. Signs will be posted along roads giving directions to the cemeteries.

Roads which may be used are: East Range, Hubbard, West Range and Owl Creek roads.

For more information, contact Gregory Simpson at the range control operations office, (254) 553-1943 or (254) 287-3130 or email