The 1918 Fort Caswell Rifle Range is 105 years old today.
MAY 20TH 1918
On January 21, 1918, the United States War Department proposed the construction of a rifle range adjacent to Fort Caswell, NC, for small arms training of soldiers “in view of the immediate necessity for instruction of men destined for over-seas duty” in World War I.
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Thank you to those who have joined us in saving this relic of the United States’ involvement in World War I!