Last updated: 12/10/2012
Fort Hood, Texas
761st Tank Battalion Ave
Fort Hood, TX 76544
phone: 254-287-8811
fax: 254-287-3833
Gift Shop
Online Gift Shop
Group Tours
Ellis S. (Scott) Hamric, Director
phone: 254-288-3590
Sherry Mcdowney, Museum Technician ("Registrar")
phone: 254-287-5632

The 3d Cavalry Regiment, the Army's newest Regiment of Strykers, is one of the Army's elite brigade-level combined arms units, consisting of nearly 5000 Cavalry Troopers; it is easily one of the most powerful brigade-level combat formations in the world.

Artifact Collections

Documents, uniforms, equipment, weapons, a vehicle park, and archival materials.


Access: General Public, Students, Scholars

Appointment required: Yes


At present the museum publishes the book "BLOOD AND STEEL - The History, Customs, and Traditions of the 3d Cavalry Regiment. The book is updated approximately ever two years, to reflect the arrival of the new Commanding Officer.

  • BLOOD AND STEEL - The History, Customs, and Traditions of the 3d Cavalry
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