AT CAMP VICTORIA PARK
The Headquarters for the United States Army Service of Supply (USASOS) was located at Camp Victoria Park at Herston in Brisbane during WW2.
It was a huge camp and all of the buildings were numbered. The following are the units of the USASOS that were based at Camp Victoria Park in October 1943:-
|Commanding General||Brigadier General J.L. Frink||Building No. 1|
|Chief of Staff||Col. H.W. Barrick||Building No. 1|
|G-1 Section||Assistant Chief of Staff, G-1:
Col. Gibson, R.T.
Lt. Col. Shyne, W.K.
Capt. Wallace, Jr. H.B.
Capt. Cullina, F.P.
Capt. Shaw, Jr., T.F.
|Building No. 1|
|G-2 Section||Building No. 3|
|G-3 Section||Building No. 3|
|G-4 Section||Building No. 1|
|Adjutant General Section||Building No. 1|
|American Red Cross||Building No. 5|
|Army Exchange Service||Building No. 2|
|Australia Liaison Section||Building No. 3|
|Chaplain's Office||Building No. 3|
|Chemical Division||Building No. 6|
|Engineer Section||Building Nos. 9, 9A, and 9B|
|Finance Office||Building No. 2|
|Headquarters Commandant and Special Troops||Building No. 3|
|Headquarters, USASOS Exchange||Building No. 10|
|Headquarters, USASOS Exchange, Cafeteria||Building No. 10|
|Inspectors General's Section||Building No. 3|
|Judge Advocate||Building No. 3|
|Medical Section||Building No. 8|
|Office of the General Purchasing Agent|
|Ordnance Section||Building No. 6|
|Provost Marshall||Building No. 2|
|Quartermaster Section||Building No. 4|
|Signal Section||Building No. 5|
|Special Service Office||Building No. 3|
|Transportation Corps||Building No. 7|
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This page first produced 2 December 2001
This page last updated 03 February 2016