About the Collection

Established as Camp Hood in 1942, Fort Hood has grown into the largest active-duty armored post in the United States. This newspaper collection documents news and advertisements since 1953, giving an interesting perspective on life in a military settlement over the years, including information from the Department of the Army on issues relevant to the soldiers



At a Glance



Cite This Collection

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Fort Hood Sentinel in The Portal to Texas History. University of North Texas Libraries. https://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/collections/FTSENT/ accessed July 4, 2020.