Camp Casey was named and officially dedicated in 1952 in memory of Maj. Hugh B. Casey, who died in a plane crash here in December 1951.
Casey arrived in Korea in 1951, a Second Lieutenant, and served as a company commander in the 2nd Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. He received the Distinguished Service Cross, the nation's second highest award for valor, for heroism at the Hungnam beachhead.
Casey Elementary School develops leaders by providing a challenging education and preparing successful citizens for a dynamic global society.
APO, AP 96224-5792
DSN Phone: 730-6444
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