Camp howze korea map. Dmz veterans korean service veterans anyone who would like to comment or share pictures of their time in korea is. Camp howze was an infantry replacement training center located adjacent to the town of gainesville in cooke county texas. Please visit camp edwards camp pelham or camp howze on facebook. Following pages will contain photos i already have and others that are sent in to me.
Camp howze was located in bong gil chon korea. It was named for major robert lee howze a medal of honor recipient. Peeking in the camp howze korea main gate. A little tour of camp howzecamp howze was a united states army base in bongilchon south korea until it was deactivated and turned over to the south korean army in 2005.
Camp pages will open with a satellite or map view andor a photophotos if available dated 2010 or newer. At the time of its deactivation it was the home of the 44th engineer battalion and headquarters and headquarters detachment engineer brigade second infantry division although the 44th had taken part. My husband and i said many goodbyes here as i would head back to my barracks down the street in camp edwards. In 2004 camp howze closed and preperations were made to transfer ownership of the facility to the republic of korea.
Camp howze was home to the 44th engineer battalion headquarters headquarters detachment camp howze was home to the 44th engineer battalion headquarters headquarters detachment. Image of now closed camp howze in the now extinct western corridor south korea. Camp howze was a united states army post in bongilchon south korea until it was deactivated and turned over to the south korean army in 2005.