US Army Garrison Alaska enables the readiness of Army forces in Alaska by integrating resources and delivering installation services that enhance the quality of life for Arctic Warriors, Families, Civilians and Community.


Create a Quality of Life environment where Arctic Warriors, Families and Civilians thrive in The Last Frontier.



  • Loyalty
  • Duty
  • Respect
  • Selfless-Service
  • Honor
  • Integrity
  • Personal Courage

Fort Wainwright is the home to the United States Army Garrison Alaska and units of the United States Army Alaska including the 11th Airborne Division; the 1st Battalion, 52nd General Support Aviation Battalion1-25th Attack Battalion and the Medical Department Activity-Alaska.

Your assignment to Fort Wainwright provides unique opportunities for you to be on the cutting edge of Army Transformation and to enjoy the incredible opportunities this state has to offer.

Our units are well-prepared to deploy anywhere in the world for contingencies ranging from humanitarian relief to combat operations, thanks to the superior support and professionalism of our well-trained staff. Our commitment to families is unprecedented.

Our Soldier, spouse and Family programs are second to none. Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers, Army Community Service, medical care, youth services and our outstanding recreational programs rank with the best anywhere in the Army. Families enjoy newly built privatized housing, and our extensive training areas throughout this beautiful state provide critical backdrops for molding the tough, well-trained Soldiers and units.

Our strategic location, superior training capabilities and dynamic relationship with our local civilian communities make Alaska a significant national asset and world-class power projection platform for military operations anywhere in the world.