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USAr Camp King

Last modified: 19 Nov 2016

Country: Germany    Region: HS

Latitude: 50° 13' 0" N     Longitude: 8° 33' 6" E

Area use / Military Branches: Closed


5013'1"N 833'7"E Former Camp King. During WW2 Nazi Auswertstelle West. After WW2 taken over by US forces for interrogations and intelligence gathering for denazification and in 1946 renamed Camp King 1953-1968. 513th Military Intelligence Brigade. Still an interrogation center but also assuming intelligence duties as a command center for many field offices in Europe. The post was a major intelligence center for the European Theater 1968-1993
Reassigned US Army Movements Control Center - Europe (USAMCAEUR). The organization was reflagged on 1 April 1975 as 4th Transportation Bde (redesignated 4th Transportation Cmd in 1981), reactivating the colors of a unit that had been in Vietnam and inactivated in 1972, After its return. Its mission s, was to operate integrated transportation service in support of US forces in Central Europe.1993 Deactivated and returned to the German Government.

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