Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 13: Police, Fire, Training Aids, Band, Weather Squadron, Recreation, Prisoner of War Camp, Nike, Camp Wolters Enterprise, Parks

Description:

This volume includes a brief history (and many photographs) of Fort Wolters' 84th Military Police Detachment, Fire Department, Training Aids, 328th Army Band, Weather Squadron, Recreation, Prisoner of War Camp 1943-1945, Nike, Camp Wolters Enterprise, and Parks.

Creator(s): Casper, Willie H., Jr.
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
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Creator (Compiler):
Casper, Willie H., Jr.

Colonel US Army (Ret) ; Former Deputy commander, USAPHC/S

Date(s):
  • Digitized: May 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Place
United States - Texas - Parker County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1963 to 1988
Description:

This volume includes a brief history (and many photographs) of Fort Wolters' 84th Military Police Detachment, Fire Department, Training Aids, 328th Army Band, Weather Squadron, Recreation, Prisoner of War Camp 1943-1945, Nike, Camp Wolters Enterprise, and Parks.

Note:

This multi-volume collection of photographs documents the history of
Fort Wolters from its inception as a National Guard Training Center in
1921 through its high point as the U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training Center/School to its closing, as Fort Wolters, in 1974 The collection was compiled by Col. Willie H. Casper, Jr., from public sources and declassified government photographs and documents. Col. Casper was the deputy commander of Fort Wolters from 1965 to 1971.

Physical Description:

212 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm.

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Keyword(s): U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training School
Series Title: Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
Added Title: Fort Wolters History: Volume 13, Police, Fire, Training Aids, Band, Weather Squadron, Recreation, Prisoner of War Camp, Nike, Camp Wolters Enterprise, Parks
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth25111
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public