Camp Grant Obstacle Course – World War II

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Source: Sesquicentennial calendar

“Soldiers completing an obstacle course at Rockford’s Camp Grant (present Rockford Airport) during World War II.  The Camp, with nearly 1,500 buildings and 22 miles of roadways, was one of the largest reception centers for Army personnel in the country.”  Photo courtesy of Midway Village and Museum Center.