Fort Benning is a United States Army post located in Columbus in Muscogee and Chattahoochee counties in Georgia and Russell County, Alabama. It is part of the Columbus, Georgia, Metropolitan Statistical Area.
In 1974 I went to Basic Combat Training at Fort Knox Kentucky a acre Army Post. The largest and oldest in the country. Armor got its beginning at Fort Knox. It is 35 miles from Louisville and near Elizebethtown
Fort Riley is an active Army Post located in northeast Kansas. Built in 1853 it served as a Cavalry post and the famous 'Buffalo Soldiers' were stationed there along with Gen. The post was home to the famed 'Big Red One" from
Fort Larned home to the Guardians of the Santa Fe Trail Discover a complete and authentic army post from the 1860s -1870s! This well-preserved fort on the Santa Fe Trail shares a tumultuous history of the Indian Wars era. The sandstone constructed buildings sheltered troops who were known as the Guardians of the Santa Fe Trail.
The now closed Fort Ord Army Post near Monterey Bay, California. The barracks that once housed thousands of troops for decades now lay in ruin waiting only for the bulldozer that will soon resign them to memory.