HARVEY BARRACKS

KITZINGEN, GERMANY


Formerly part of the United States Army Würzburg military community, it was a 1st ID garrison since 1996 and prior to that it was home to 3rd ID 2nd Brigade. Originally built in 1917, the installation served as a training school for German pilots in World War I. The German Luftwaffe used the base a generation later to train the pilots of dive bombers and pursuit planes during World War II. The Americans took control in April 1945 and used it as an air base until being turned over to the 1st ID in 1947.

2 thoughts on “HARVEY BARRACKS

  1. I live at Harvey Barracks from 1998 to 2006. Man I enjoy everyday I spend in Germany. I also spend the next three years in Ansbach on Shipton Barracks. Then the next three years at Schweinfurt on Ledward Barracks. It was the best years of my life living and working in Germany. Great friends and good colleagues and the German people are very kind and friendly. I still have great friends that live there my Daughter was born in Kitzingen so I am very attracted to the place.

  2. I live at Harvey Barracks from 1998 to 2006. Man I enjoy everyday I spend in Germany. I also spend the next three years in Ansbach on Shipton Barracks. Then the next three years at Schweinfurt on Ledward Barracks. It was the best years of my life living a d working in Germany. Great friends and good colleagues and the German people are very kind and friendly.

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