Photo Credit: Eighth Army
Photo Credit: Eighth Army

Eighth Army 75th Anniversary Timeline

by Eighth Army
U.S. Army

EIGHTH ARMY 75TH ANNIVERSARY

7 - 10 June, Camp Humphreys
For more information, contact
usarmy.humphreys.8-army.list.8th-army-pao@mail.mil

DAY 1. FRIDAY, JUNE 7

• 6:30 AM: Soft Opening, Soldier's Field (Near BLDG# 6766)
- Opening Run
- Eighth Army 3/5/10K Races
- 7.5K Team Race
- Static Displays
- 7:30 ~ 9:00 Family Fun Walk/Run
• 9:00 AM: Sports Events
- Basketball Tournament
- Soccer Tournament
- Flag Football Tournament
- Softball Tournament
• 6:00 PM: Army's 244th Birthday, Eighth Army's 75th Anniversary Ball
- Contact Your Chain of Command for Ticket Information

DAY 2. SATURDAY, JUNE 8

• 10:00 AM: Opening Ceremony, Desiderio Army Airfield
• 10:00 AM: Festival, Desiderio Army Airfield
- Tactical Aerial & Ground Demonstrations
- Military Static Displays, First Responder Static Displays
- Concessions, Camp Humphreys & Science and Tech Bazar, Wellness Fair
- Kids specific: Bouncy house, face paint, games, etc.
• 6:00 PM Concert, Baseball Field across from Beacon Hill (BLDG# 1488)

DAY 3. SUNDAY, JUNE 9

• 6:00 AM: Golf Scramble, River Bend Gold Course
• 10:00 AM: Opening Ceremony, Desiderio Army Airfield
• 10:00 AM: Festival, Desiderio Army Airfield
• 3:00 PM: Korean Service Corps Dedication, Maintenance Facility (BLDG# 7030)

DAY 4. MONDAY, JUNE 10

• 6:30 AM: Eighth Army Run, USFK Headquarters (BLDG# 12420)
• 9:00 AM: Outdoor Competition, Soldier's field near BLDG# 6766
• 10:00 AM: Eighth Army & 2nd Infantry Division Museum Opening Ceremony, BLDG# 732
• 12:00 PM: Commander's Cup Ceremony
• 2:00 PM: Closing Ceremony, Eighth Army Headquarters (BLDG# 12400)
- Re-enlistment Ceremony
- Time Capsule Dedication
- Cake Cutting Ceremony

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