Camp Clark – Nevada, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 37° 49.114 W 094° 18.573
15S E 384739 N 4186492
Quick Description: Missouri National Guard training facility near Nevada, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 3/25/2015 9:41:48 PM
Waymark Code: WMNJZW
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:
CAMP CLARK, entered through a gray-stone archway, is the summer training quarters of the Missouri National Guard. Approximately 2500 militiamen are gathered here each August for military training and maneuvers. – Missouri: A Guide to the "Show Me" State,1941, Tour 10, pgs. 503-504.

Camp Clark continues to serve as a Missouri National Guard training post. During World War II it served as a POW internment camp for both German and Italian prisoners of war. Currently half the post is owned by the state of Missouri and the other by the federal government.
Book: Missouri

Page Number(s) of Excerpt: 503-504

Year Originally Published: 1941

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