Colonel Doz Packett, commander of 229th Aviation, Fort Bragg, NC, visitng Sunny Point, NC.
Military Ocean Terminal Sunny Point in Southport is the largest ammunition port in the nation. It is the Army's primary east coast deep-water port, run by the 597th Transportation Group. It opened in 1955.
Fort Bragg is a large U.S. Army installation located mostly in Fayetteville, NC. It was built in 1918, and is the home of the U.S. Army Airborne Forces and Special Forces, as well as the U.S. Army Command and U.S. Army Reserve Command.
1996 July 27
Fort Bragg Military Installation (N.C.)
Cape Fearians Vertical Files, "Sunny Point Folder #2"
Courtesy U.S. Army
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