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Camp Crowder

Camp Crowder, also known as Fort Crowder, was built in 1941 as trainingcenter for troops of the Army Air Force. It provided space to 45,000 soldiers. There was also a prisoner-of-war cemp voor 2000 German POWs, who worked in the camp and the surrounding area.

Nowadays, the camp is gone. Only the concrete roads reminds us of the past.

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