The birth of Camp Jackson :a collection of photographs, maps and papers documenting the development of Camp Jackson near Columbia, South Carolina. Including a discussion of the need for training camps and soldiers in World War I, the offer presented by the city of Columbia to the Army to help fill that need, the construction of Camp Jackson and the structures built there, the units and people who populated the camp, and the training that converted [the] average American citizens into the world's greatest soldiers /

Title No
birthofcampjacks00fort
Creator
U.S. Army Basic Combat Training Museum compiler
Language
eng
Subject
Basic training (Military education)
Page Count
258
Owning Institution
University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries
Publisher Digital
University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries
Access Level
Public