U.S. Army Posts & Installations

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U.S. Army Posts & Installations


This section includes posts and installations primarily supporting the active Army in the continental United States, Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. Army ammunition plants and Army installations in caretaker or inactive status have been excluded.

Acreages reflect real estate under Department of the Army control in 2010.

The DSN and commercial telephone numbers listed are for operator assistance.

Data are current as of August 7 and are based on information supplied by each post or installation.

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005 and 21010. Opened 1917, home to more than 70 organizations, including Army Research, Development and Engineering Cmd.; Army Communications-Electronics Life Cycle Management Cmd,; 20th Support Cmd. (CBRNE); Army Public Health Cmd.; Army Developmental Test Cmd.; 22nd Chemical Battalion; CBRNE Analytical and Remediation Activity; Army Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Cmd.; Army Research Laboratory (Aberdeen site); Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense; Aberdeen Test Center; Program Executive Office for Command, Control and Communications (Tactical); Chemical Material Agency; Army Materiel Systems Analysis Activity; Civilian Human Resources Agency-Northeast; Civilian Personnel Advisory Center; Army Evaluation Center; 3,764 mil., 9,439 civ. (including nonappropriated-fund employees), 4,146 contractors; 72,229 acres, 35 miles northeast of Baltimore. DSN: 298-5201 ; (410) 278-5201 .

Anniston Army Depot, AL 36201-4199. Opened 1941; repairs and retrofits combat tracked vehicles, artillery and small arms; receives and stores general supplies, ammunition, missiles, small arms and strategic materiel; 59 mil., 6,825 civ. (including tenants and contractors); 15,000 acres adjacent to Pelham Range, 10 miles west of Anniston. DSN: 571 -1110; (256) 235-7501 .

Fort A.P. Hill, VA 22427. Opened 1941; named for LTG Ambrose Powell Hill, CSA; winner 2008 Army Communities of Excellence Award; 76,000-acre regional training center used for active and reserve component training of all service branches and federal agencies; 27,000-acre live-fire range complex; 1,661 mil. and civ, 227 reserve components. DSN: 578-8760; (804) 633-8760.

Fort Belvoir, VA 22060. An Army property since 1912; named for the manor house of Col. William Fairfax, 1736-1741, the ruins of which remain on the installation; provides logistical, intelligence and administrative support to more than 120 tenant and satellite organizations; major tenants are Defense Logistics Agency; Defense Contract Audit Agency; Defense Threat Reduction Agency; Defense Acquisition University; U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Cmd.; DeWitt Army Community Hospital; Night-Vision and Electronics Sensors Directorate; CECOM IEWSD Projects Division; CECOM Software Center-Belvoir; National Geospatia) Intelligence School; Army Management Staff College; 29th Inf. Div. (Lt.) (ARNG); approx. 6,400 mil., 17,200 civ. (including tenants and DoD contractors); 8,656 acres, 1 1 miles southwest of Alexandria and 1 7 miles southwest of Washington, DC. DSN: 685-2052; (703) 805-2052.

Fort Benning, GA 31905. Established 1918 named after BG Henry L. Benning, CSA home of Maneuver Center of Excellence Army Marksmanship Unit; 3rd Bde., 3rd Inf. Div; Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation; 75th Ranger Rgt.; 199th Infantry Bde.; 197th Infantry Bde.; 192nd Infantry Bde.; 198th Infantry Bde.; Martin Army Community Hospital-, Medicai Department Activity, Ranger Training Bde.; 30,638 mil., 9,026 civ.; 181,386 acres, 9 miles south of Columbus. DSN: 8352011; (706) 545-2011.

Fort Bliss, TX 79916. Established as the post opposite El Paso in 1848; named after LTC William Wallace Smith Bliss; home of the 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command; 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade; the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Brigade Combat Teams, 1st Armored Division; 5th Bde. Army Evaluation Task Force, 1st Armored Division; U. …

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