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Camp Adair- Hwy 99

Posted on: September 19th, 2011 by Annie Von Domitz in Historical Marker Details | No Comments

Subject: Site where military divisions were trained during World War ll

SITE OF THE CANTONMENT WHERE THESE DIVISIONS TRAINED DURING WORLD WAR II.

70TH INFANTRY DIVISION

TRAILBLAZER DIVISION

274th, 275th and 276th Inf. Regts; 882nd, 883rd, 884th (I) and 725th (M) FA Bns. Attached to Seventh Army. Action in Saar Region. Maj. Gen. John E. Dalquist and Allison J. Barnett, Commanding Generals.

91ST INFANTRY DIVISION

POWDER RIVER DIVISION

Reactivated at Camp White. 361st, 362nd, 363rd Inf. Regts; 346th, 347th, 348th (M) and 916th (I) FA Bns. Attached to Fifth Army. Italian Theater from Rome throughout Northern Italy. Maj. Gen. Wm. G. Livesay, Commanding General.

96TH INFANTRY DIVISION

DEADEYE DIVISION

381st, 382nd and 383rd Inf. Regts; 363rd (M). 361st, 362nd and 921st FA Bns. Attached to Tenth Army. Leyte and Okinawa invasions. Maj.Gen. James L. Bradley, Commanding General.

104TH INFANTRY DIVISION

TIMBERWOLF DIVISION

413th, 414th and 415th Inf. Regts; 387th (M), 385th, 386th and 929th (l) FA Bns. Attached to Canadian Army, First Army VII Corps. Served in the Roer River District, crossed the Remagen Bridge into Germany occupying a large territory as far north as Paderborn. Maj. Gen. Terry De La M. Allen, Commanding General.

Hwy/milepost: 99W MP 73.75

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