The Camp Dodge military reservation, located northwest of Iowa's capital, Des Moines, has been a community presence in times of war and peace. During World War I, a city serving over 45,000 soldiers sprang up inside its boundaries. As quickly as the army's city was built, it was dismantled, no longer needed at the war's end. The land again became a training area for the Iowa National Guard. The community found a home here too, flocking to one of the world's largest outdoor swimming pools, built in the early 1920s. World War ...

Camp Dodge 2009, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738560915

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Camp Dodge 2009, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531639433