People at Vancouver Barracks

Founded in 1849, the U.S. Army's Vancouver Barracks is one of the oldest military posts in the Pacific Northwest. Throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Vancouver Barracks was a lively, active military post. Discover the stories of the people who lived here on this page.

Photo of African American soldier.

Buffalo Soldiers at Vancouver Barracks

Learn more about the fascinating story of Company B of the Twenty-fourth U.S. Infantry Regiment, who arrived at Vancouver Barracks in 1899.

A black and white photo of a group of soldiers.

Stories from Vancouver Barracks

Discover stories from the U.S. Army's Vancouver Barracks.

Renactors help visitore explore Vancouver Barracks during canon firing demonstration

Vancouver Barracks

Explore the earliest U.S. Army post in the Pacific Northwest


People at Vancouver Barracks

Loading results...

    Contact the Park

    Mailing Address:

    612 E Reserve St
    Vancouver , WA 98661


    (360) 816-6230

    Contact Us