Fort Omaha Walking TourAfter nine years of inactivity, Fort Omaha reopened in 1905 as a school for noncommissioned Signal Corps officers. A structure to house the army's only dirigible (balloon airship) was completed in 1908, and the first dirigible flew in April 1909. Four years later all personnel and property were transferred to Fort Leavenworth.
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|Placed By||Metropolitan Community College, Historical Society of Douglas County, and Nebraska Committee for the Humanities|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 3:47pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15T E 252413 N 4577393|
|Decimal Degrees||41.31001667, -95.95763333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 18.601', W 95° 57.458'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 18' 36.06" N, 95° 57' 27.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4915-5165 North Rd, Omaha NE 68111, US|
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