Fort Hood Sentinel

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Fort Hood Sentinel

The Fort Hood Sentinel/Armored Sentinel is the post newspaper for the army base at Fort Hood, Texas. Fort Hood was established in 1942 as Camp Hood. The digital newspaper collection starts in 1953 as no copies of the earlier editions have been located. The Fort Hood Sentinel describes life and events happening at Fort Hood, Texas, including information from the Department of the Army on issues relevant to the soldiers. Advertisements are included, giving an interesting perspective on life in a military settlement over the years.