Chillicothe, Ross Co., Ohio
Built in September 1917, Camp Sherman was designed to accommodate 42,000 soldiers training for the American Expeditionary Forces. By the war’s end Camp Sherman had trained roughly 124,500 soldiers.
Further Reading & Resources
Camp Sherman: “Ohio’s Soldier Factory”
History of Camp Sherman – U.S. Army Center of Military History
Map of Camp Sherman
World War I in Ohio – The Ohio History Connection’s Digital Collections