Welcome to the Illinois Wing 2016 Encampment
Welcome to the web site dedicated to the Illinois Wing Summer Encampment 2015! This is the official site where all cadets, parents, and senior members can find important information and resources regarding Summer Encampment.
Illinois Wing Summer Encampment 2016 Commander, Lt Col Paul Hertel, has announced that registration and payment for the Illinois Wing Summer Encampment 2015, Basic Squadrons, Advanced Training School, is now being accepted. If you wish to attend, you will first need to complete the online “Encampment Registration”. After registering online you will need to download and fill out the documents provided under "Information and Forms". You must mail all forms, including your CAPF 31 and payment, by 10 June 2016.
Thanks to Air Force support, CAP has special funding available this year to cover encampment fees, uniforms and other costs associated with the encampment program with an emphasis on serving economically disadvantaged cadets. Great news and evidence of the Air Force’s pride in the accomplishments of CAP cadets and enthusiasm for their future. If a cadet wants to attend an encampment this summer finances should not be holding them back. Go to http://www.capmembers.com/cadet_programs/activities/ceap for financial assistance information.
Team Illinois! #2016ILEncampment
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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 Tuesday, 15 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.