(One Mile West)In operation from 1942 to 1946, Camp Howze served as an infantry training facility during World War II. It was named for General Robert Lee Howze (1864-1926), a native Texan whose distinguished career in the United States Army began with his graduation from West Point and included service in France, Puerto Rico, Germany, a South Dakota Indian War and the Philippine Insurrection, 1899-1902.
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|Placed By||The Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, August 15th, 2016 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 670595 N 3728334|
|Decimal Degrees||33.68125000, -97.15965000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 40.875', W 97° 9.579'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 40' 52.5" N, 97° 9' 34.74" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||940, 214, 903|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near FM1202, Gainesville TX 76240, US|
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