The Housing Division of the Directorate of Public Works provides living quarters to Soldiers, U.S. civilians, and family members on and off post.
Note: The Army Housing Online User Services website above can currently only be accessed on a computer that is connected to a .mil environment.
USAG ANSBACH HOUSING AREAS:
Katterbach Kaserne is where 12th CAB Headquarters is located. Katterbach Kaserne also has on its grounds the Central Processing facility (CPF) for in and out processing, a child development center, an elementary school, the middle/high school, a fitness center, a chapel, a U.S. post office, two banking facilities, a shoppette, and Army family and single Soldier housing.
Bleidorn Kaserne, commonly known as Bleidorn Housing, is made up of Army family housing, a library, and our community theater called Terrace Playhouse.
Urlas Kaserne is home to the Post Exchange with food court, a Commissary, Military Clothing Sales, barber shop, dry cleaners, flower shop, Ansbach Army Lodge Brainard Hall, a gas station, an auto skills center with car wash and dog wash, townhome style Army family housing and the Ansbach Health and Dental Clinic.
On Bismarck Kaserne there are the Von Steuben Community Activity Center, Army family housing, bachelor officer/bachelor enlisted quarters, a movie theater and a car care center (auto parts store) and single Soldier housing units. Bismarck Kaserne is co-located with Katterbach Kaserne and is only separated by German Federal Highway (Bundesstrasse) 14, commonly known as B14.
Shipton Kaserne is co-located with Urlas Kaserne and home to the 5th Battalion, 4th Air Defense Artillery Regiment. Near the access road to Urlas and Shipton Kaserne a Family and MWR recreational area called Soldiers Lake offers outdoor grills and facilities for picnics and is a favorite fishing spot for the USAG Ansbach community.
Franken Kaserne is located about 20 kilometers (12 miles) from the city of Ansbach in the direction of Storck Barracks near the towns of Munasiedlung and Marktbergel and is used as a training facility. The government furniture warehouse can also be found on Franken Kaserne.
Storck Barracks, located in the town of Illesheim about 30 kilometers (19 miles) north-west of Ansbach, has been converted to a work site and is utilized to house transient training rotational forces.