• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

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For a map and driving directions to Fort Davis click on one of the cities to the left of this map.

Did You Know?

First Fort Davis painting by Auther Lee.

Assistant Surgeon Albert J. Myer, who served at Fort Davis in 1855, developed a new military signaling system. Myer was promoted to major in 1860 and appointed Chief Signal Officer of the U.S. Army. He is known as the Father of the Signal Corps.