Brooklyn Army Base
& Brooklyn Army Terminal
Brooklyn Army Base & Brooklyn Army Terminal, 1941/1955,
Kings County, Brooklyn. The US Army's main port of embarkation in New York City.
Located on the Brooklyn waterfront at 1st and 58th Street. Consisting of a large
complex of piers, docks, warhouses, cranes, railroad sidings and cargo loading
equipment. Responsible for shipment of army equipment and personnel overseas.
Renamed Brooklyn Army Terminal in 1955.
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New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military
February 18, 2006
URL: http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/forts/fortsA_D/brooklynArmy .htm