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Fort Sam Houston, Texas

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Fort Sam Houston, Texas

232nd Medical Battalion teams with 149th Medivac Company for realistic training

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Fort Sam Houston is the home of the HQ U.S. 5th Army, U.S. Army 5th Recruiting Brigade, Brooke Army Medical Center, Institute of Surgical Research, U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School, U.S. Army Center Brigade, and U.S. Army Medical Command.

The base serves 6,950 Active Duty Officers and Enlisted soldiers, 70,710 Family Members, 14,687 Retirees, 7,230 Civilian Employees, 3,136 Reserve Components, 1,256 National Guard, 4,790 Student Personnel and 1,644 Other Services.

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