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Army General: 'I'd like to put more money' into WVA

WATERVLIET, N.Y. — The four-star general who commands the Watervliet Arsenal and 22 other U.S. Army arsenals and depots says he would like to pump more money into the local operation.(more)

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The Watervliet Arsenal's proud heritage and continued commitment to manufacturing excellence are what sets us apart and is part of making us the world reknowned cannon and mortar manufacturer.

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