Children at Fort Hancock
Military bases not only train and house soldiers, but often provide homes for spouses and children of military families and civilians who worked at the fort. Take a glimpse at growing up on a sandy peninsula in military housing surrounded by the U.S. Army.
Daughter of soldier stands by Christmas decorations in Quarters 338 at Fort Hancock.
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Capt. Sheppard's daughter Ann, stands in front of Quarters 1, History House in 1935.
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Fort Hancock St. Mary's Chapel First Communicants stand in front of Chapel.
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Col. Corley's children sit around Christmas tree in Quarters 9 at Fort Hancock, 1964.
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Col. Corley's son has a birthday party on the screened in front porch of Quarters 9, Fort Hancock in 1965.
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