Schofield Barracks/Wheeler Army Airfield
Schofield Barracks, HI 96857, USA

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Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Army Airfield

Centrally located on Oahu, on the eastern slope of the Waianae Mountain Range, Schofield Barracks is named in honor of Lt. Gen. John M. Schofield, who, in 1872, recognized the strategic importance of Oahu to the defense of the United States. Construction began on the barracks in 1909. Today, Schofield&rsquo

Units

U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii The headquarters for USAG-HI is at Wheeler Army Airfield. USAG-HI reports directly to Installation Management Command-Pacific. USAG-HI operates 22 military installations and training areas and provides installation management service and support for nearly 100,000 Army and civilian personnel, as well as military family members and retirees, assigned

Planning Your Move

The key to a successful transition is your sponsor; however, reading this guide and taking the time to familiarize yourself with all the services and facilities available to you will better prepare you for your move to Hawaii. May your tour of duty here be a rewarding, enjoyable experience. Another

Housing

Island Palm Communities — North Region Leasing Office 215 Duck Road, Building 950 Schofield Barracks, HI 96857 877-487-4323 Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Island Palm Communities serves Army installations on the

Medical and Dental Services

If you and your family are moving to Hawaii, work with your health care provider, whether it’s TRICARE (service members and their families) or another provider (Department of the Army civilians and their families), before you arrive to ensure a seamless transition in care. Civilians For TRICARE self-service options, visit

Family Services

Family and MWR Hawaii is a valuable resource guide to family services for the soldiers, family members, retirees and DOD civilians stationed with the Army in Hawaii. For more information about special events, entertainment, dining, recreation, ongoing programs and support services, go to: https://hawaii.armymwr.com/pacific/hawaii www.facebook.com/fmwr.hawaii https://twitter.com/FMWRArmyHawaii www.youtube.com/mwrarmyhawaii www.flickr.com/himwr www.pinterest.com/fmwrhawaii Army

Dining

Whether you’re in the mood for a filling entree, soup and salad or just need to grab a quick meal, Family and MWR Hawaii, the exchange and the Inn at Schofield Barracks offer dining options. Family and MWR Hawaii dining facilities are ready to serve you. AAFES operates food court

Recreation

For more information about these and other recreational opportunities at Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Army Airfield, visit https://hawaii.armymwr.com/pacific/hawaii . Bowling You can beat the heat, but you can’t beat the bowling at the Army’s air-conditioned bowling centers at Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Army Airfield. The larger facility at Schofield Barrack

History

Schofield Barracks The site which was to become Schofield Barracks was ceded to the U.S. government July 26, 1899, less than a year after Hawaii was annexed to the United States. The Waianae Uka military reservation was part of the former Hawaiian Crown Lands and consisted of 14,400 acres. These

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