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1865-1885
~Life at Fort Wallace~
1886-1925
~Boom Days of Wallace~
1926-Present
~After the Railroad~

Troop Strength at Fort Wallace
Please note that this is the official count that was taken once a month.
Actual numbers varied more (the top number of soldiers stationed at Fort Wallace was just over 500).
Data from several years is missing.


3/1866--12/1870
 



1/1871--12/1876
 

    
1/1878--12/1878
 



1/1881--5/1882
 


Fort Wallace was officially closed on May 31, 1882.

Fort Wallace Museum
Highway 40, Box 53
Wallace, KS 67761
(785) 891-3564
Site Created and Maintained by
Museum Staff and Volunteers
Contact us at:
museum@ftwallace.com
Now Open for the Summer Season!
9 am-5 pm  Monday-Saturday
1 am-5 pm  Sunday
*Note: All times Mountain Time*