Columbus, GA 31907


Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide



  Welcome to Fort Benning, the Maneuver Center of Excellence and home of the Infantry and Armor. More than half of all new Soldiers who enter the Army this year will do so here at Fort Benning. We also train all new paratroopers, Rangers, officer candidates, Infantry and Armor lieutenants,

Maneuver Center

  The U.S. Army Armor School is headquartered in Harmony Church with elements on Sand Hill. It is composed of the 194th Armored Brigade and the 316th Cavalry Brigade. You will find information on the 194th Armored Brigade on Page 15 in the Basic Training section. For more information about

Services & Organizations

  The Villages of Benning — Family Housing Interstate Realty Management is responsible for the Villages of Fort Benning private housing on Fort Benning under the Residential Communities Initiative. Its goal is to provide a high standard of living for military families, with amenities that include parks, playgrounds, community centers

Family & MWR

  The Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR)is a comprehensive network of support and leisure services designed to enhance the lives of Soldiers, their families, civilian employees, military retirees and other eligible participants. Aside from the many facilities and services listed on the following pages, we also

Tour Benning

The Officers’ Club, now the Benning Club The Fort Benning Officers’ Club on Morrison Avenue was organized in 1919, the year Camp Benning became Fort Benning and relocated from its first location off Macon Road in Columbus to its present site. In 1931, (then) Lt. Col. George C. Marshall headed

Bucket List

  You will find no shortage of activities, events and attractions to keep you and your family entertained during your tour at Fort Benning. Each year, we solicit suggestions from our neighbors on post and off to compile a list of experiences you don’t want to miss. Here’s what they


Camp Gruber Training Center hosts elite Army schools

Story by 1LT Leanna Litsch on 05/23/2017 Story by Cadet Jessica Todd and 1st Lt. Leanna Litsch CAMP GRUBER, Okla. Army and Air National Guardsmen from all over the nation tackle three elite Army schools throughout May, held at the Oklahoma National Guard's premier training area, Camp Gruber Training Center

"The Army adopted me": Paratrooper raised in Iraq

Story by SGT Anthony Hewitt on 05/21/2017 FORT BRAGG, N.C., In the capital city of Baghdad during the 1980s a family of six brothers and one sister- all very close in age- played in the streets and parks of their hometown, enjoying the simple things in life they had at
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