is official home to the 3rd Infantry Division - Mechanized, formerly
the 24th Infantry Division - Mechanized. Nicknamed the "Marne
Division" after the historic battle of the Marne River in France
during WWI, the reputation of the 3rd Infantry Division equals the
occupies nearly half of Liberty County's 519 square miles and is
the largest employer in the County. Fort Stewart has two elementary
schools for military personnel residing on the Post. Older children
living on Fort Stewart attend Hinesville Middle School for grades
six through eight and Bradwell Institute for grades nine through
twelve. Bus transportation is provided.
of all military personnel live off post with approximately 3,250
students attending Liberty County Schools. Military personnel and
eligible family members can shop at the Post Exchange. Winn Army
Community Hospital is a 143 bed acute care facility located on Fort
Stewart. It offers a variety of primary and specialty care clinics
for active and retired military personnel and eligible family members.
offers Roman Catholic, Lutheran, Jewish and Protestant religious
The Fort Stewart
Youth Services Center provides many sports and recreational opportunities
with organized basketball, baseball, softball, and track teams.
Classes in ballet, tap, and jazz are offered.
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