Fort Campbell

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Fort Campbell
Ten miles northwest of downtown Clarksville, Tennessee and ten miles south of Hopkinsville, Kentucky
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Shoulder sleeve insignia of units stationed at Fort Campbell
Type Army post
Built 1941
In use 1941–Present
Controlled by U.S. Army
Garrison 101st Airborne Division
160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment
5th Special Forces Group

Fort Campbell is a United States Army fort found between Hopkinsville, Kentucky, and Clarksville, Tennessee.

The fort is named after William Bowen Campbell, the last Governor of Tennessee.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. A History of Fort Campbell, Kentucky, 14 August 2006. Retrieved 18 October 2008.

Other websites[change | change source]

Coordinates: 36°39′N 87°28′W / 36.65°N 87.467°W / 36.65; -87.467