Camp Shanks: Jun 1943-July 1946, Rockland County, Orangeburg. Camp Shanks was a large staging area for troops going overseas through the New York ports of embarkation. 1944 had Italian Service Units. Hospital was used for debarkation hospital at the end of the war. After war, used as a staging area for German POW repatriation. Closed and sold after the war.
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New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military
February 24, 2006