Oshkosh to Lay Off 900 Employees in Defense Division

April 10, 2013

Oshkosh Corporation is laying off 900 employees in its Fox Valley, Wisc.-based defense division, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

In mid-June, approximately 700 hourly employees will lose their jobs, followed by approximately 200 salaried workers through July.

The company anticipates a decline in U.S. military vehicle demand, as the Department of Defense has reduced spending.

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