Welcome to the Illinois Wing 2016 Encampment
Registration for the 2016 Summer Encampment will open very soon.
New Summer Encampment Commander.
Lt Col Paul Hertel has been selected as the 2016 Summer Encampment Commander. Lt Col Hertel is a Mitchell Cadet. As a Senior Member he has held numerous duty positions at the Squadron, Group and Wing level since 1991. While active duty Air Force, he re-entered CAP as a Senior Member with the Misawa Cadet Squadron, Misawa Air Base, Japan. He was transferred to Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, where he joined the Scott Composite Squadron. He comes to Encampment with the experience of ten previous encampments, one as a cadet. He also has a Senior Rating and is very close to earning a Master Rating in Cadet Programs. Lt Col Hertel has a no nonsense attitude when it comes to ensuring the cadets get the best experience they can get. He has been known to do pushups with the cadets. We are looking forward to a great Encampment with Lt Col Hertel, the staff and cadets! GO TEAM ILLINOIS!
Welcome to the site dedicated to the 2016 IL Wing Summer Encampment. ILWG Summer Encampment will be 23 July to 30 July 2016 at Camp Lincoln in Sprinfield, IL. Please check back regularly for new information and details. @ilwg.cap.gov #Encampment2016
The 2016 Illinois Wing Summer Encampment Commander, Lt Col Hertel, has announced the opening of senior member registration for staff from now until 1 May 2016. Senior member staff may be accepted after 1 May under extenuating circumstances. Senior members should see the Senior Registration area to register.
The deadline to apply for Cadet Cadre is Friday, 25 March 2016.
Online formal registration for all cadets (cadre & students) will begin on 1 April 2016. More information on the details, including the packing list, will be published before 31 March 2016.