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The Third WAC Training Center, 1944: A Living History Program

  • Chickamauga Battlefield (map)

During World War II, Chickamauga Battlefield was home to the Third WAC (Women's Army Corps) Training Center. Throughout the weekend of March 23-24, the park will host a WAC living history weekend in commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of World War II. Programs will include hands-on activities for kids, as well as guided tours through the ruins of the training camp still present in the battlefield. 

For more information about programs at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, contact the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center at 706-866-9241, the Lookout Mountain Battlefield Visitor Center at 423-821-7786, or visit the park website at www.nps.gov/chch.