01Mission of Camp Humphreys
Camp Humphreys is home to Desiderio Army Airfield, and is the home garrison of the Combat Aviation Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division. It's just over 3,400 acres total, and has more than 500 buildings.
Camp Humphreys is located 55 miles south of Seoul on Expressway 1 and eight miles southeast of Route 45.
02Camp Humphreys Location
Camp Humphreys is located 55 miles south of Seoul on Expressway #1 and 8 miles southeast of Route #45. It is 8 miles west of the Bay of Asan on the West coast of the Korean Peninsula.
03Major Units at Camp Humphreys
The 2nd Infantry Division's Combat Aviation Brigade ("Talon Brigade"), consists of the following subordinate units:
- 4th Aerial Reconnaissance Battalion (Attack), 2nd Aviation Regiment
- 2nd Battalion (Assault), 2nd Aviation Regiment
- 3rd General Support Aviation Battalion
- 2nd Sustainment Brigade
- 210th Field Artillery Brigade
- 70th Brigade Support Battalion
- 1st Battalion, 38th Field Artillery Regiment
- 6th Battalion, 37th Field Artillery Regiment
- United Nations Command Security Battalion - Joint Security Area
- Echo Battery, 6th Battalion, 52nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment
- 23rd Chemical Battalion
Camp Humphreys has several other tenants but also houses the Eighth U.S. Army military confinement facility. This detention facility is used to detain soldiers sentenced for no more than a year of confinement or until they are transferred to a military prison facility in the United States.
04Visiting and Living at Camp Humphreys
Humphreys Lodge provides rooms available for rent. Priority is given to Official Travel, PCS in/out and TDY. Personnel on leisure travel and family members visiting with the service members during their tour to Korea need to make arrangements in advance. USAG Humphreys Lodging is available on a space available basis for these two categories.
Family housing range in size from 1,600 to 1,700 square feet. Each unit has a living/dining area, kitchen, storage room, laundry room, family room, bedrooms, two full baths, and plenty of closets and storage space. The units will be assigned to all grades of command sponsored families assigned to Area III.
Child Youth Services (YS) offers activities for kids from five to 18 years of age. CYS Liaison Education and Outreach Services (CLEOS) provides one-stop registration for all CYS programs, sports activities, instructional programs, alternative child care options and referral services.
05Schools for Camp Humphreys Families
Children of active duty members and Command-sponsored Department of Defense civilians attend USAG Humphreys American School. USAG Humphreys is uniquely joined with Osan AB to ensure all children have an opportunity to attend school.
Many of the children at Camp Humphreys are from non-Command sponsored families. There are optional choices available. The International Christian School (ICS) provides education for all grade levels except college. Home schooling is also available.
06Medical Care at Camp Humphreys
Medical care and services are routinely available to active-duty military and their eligible dependents. Eligible retirees can receive medical care as available. Those services that are not available at this installation can be accessed through the local TRICARE office.
All emergency patients will be seen, stabilized and transported to an appropriate facility for definitive care.
U.S. Army Garrison Camp Humphreys, Korea
United States Army Garrison Humphreys is located about 35 miles south of Seoul, just to the southeast of Asan Bay in South Korea. It's the busiest Army airfield in Asia, with a runway more than 8,000 feet long. It's the U.S. military's largest overseas base.