Fort Smith,

Click for Fort Smith, AR Forecast

Fort Smith, Arkansas, USA

Is this accurate?

Fort Chaffee   (circa 1941)
Highway 22
Fort Smith, AR 72901

This 72,000-acre military base was the training site for thousands of troops heading overseas during World War II. Elvis Presley was inducted into the U.S. Army and began basic training here in 1958. Several memorial plaques honor World War II units formed here. The area of the camp that includes the barrack facilities is now part of the 7,000-acre Chaffee Crossing.

What our users are saying about Fort Chaffee | Rate Fort Chaffee

No one has reviewed this - be first!

Post your review

Confirmation code:


Fort Smith Area Attractions

Miss Laura's Visitor Center
Fort Smith National Historic Site
J.M. Sparks Home
Fort Smith Trolley Museum
Fort Smith Air Museum
Fort Smith Public Library
Vaughn-Schaap House, The
Fort Smith Museum of History
Oak Cemetery
Fort Smith National Cemetery


Free iPhone App