The Complete List of Military Coronavirus Cases By Base, As Second Navy Ship Faces Major Outbreak

The armed forces have over 6,500 coronavirus cases at more than 150 bases in every state in the United States except Iowa, Indiana, Minnesota, and Montana, according to new data from the Defense Department.

Though the Pentagon continues to keep secret the number of coronavirus cases by military bases, Newsweek obtained a series of updated spreadsheets compiled by individual commands. National Guard forces in at least 20 states have also reported coronavirus cases.

Since Newsweek exclusively reported the spread of coronavirus in the U.S. military on April 9, four states—Connecticut, Idaho, Maine, Michigan—plus the District of Columbia have been added to the American map.

The armed forces have over 6,500 coronavirus cases at over 150 bases in every state in the United States except Iowa, Indiana, Minnesota, and Montana, according to new data from the Defense Department. Defense Department data compiled by Newsweek. Map by Bill Morris; Base data by Natural Earth

With the services reporting 6,568 cases of COVID-19 among uniformed, civilian, contractors and family members as of early Monday, this is the fourth week in a row where cases grew by roughly 1,000. The Navy’s 1,659 cases constitute the rightest of all the services, with 969 sailors aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt now having been tested positive.

Last week the destroyer USS Kidd, operating on counter-drug missions in the eastern Pacific off the coast of Mexico, had an outbreak of coronavirus, with the Navy reporting 47 cases. Forty-one Navy ships and one Coast Guard cutter have reported cases of coronavirus, according to the internal documents, but only 15 ships have been public divulged.

The Army has 995 cases as of Monday, followed by the Air Force with 347―the lowest infection rate in the armed services―the Marine Corps with 304, and 792 National Guardsmen and women, about three–quarters Army National Guard and one-quarter Air National Guard. The largest land-based cluster in the military is at Ft. Jackson, South Carolina, where some 64 soldiers—most Army recruits in training—came down with the virus.

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That outbreak led to a two-week suspension of basic military training, which the Army announced would be lifted after mitigation measures were put in place it its four basic training centers. Activity at the Army’s combat training centers—at National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California and the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, Louisiana—is at a standstill while Army leaders determine how to safely amass soldiers who go there to conduct collective training in battalion- and brigade-sized elements. Army Chief of Staff Gen. James McConville calls it a “tactical pause.”

Twenty state National Guards report cases of coronavirus: Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin. The National Guards in Guam and Puerto Rico also report cases.

More than 20 percent of all military cases have occurred overseas, the highest numbers in Germany and South Korea.

West Point coronavirus covid-19 military basesCounting the Covid-19 cases: Though the Pentagon continues to keep secret the number of coronavirus cases by military bases, Newsweek obtained a series of updated spreadsheets compiled by individual commands. Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images

Military Coronavirus Cases (as of 27 April 2020)

Alabama

  • Alabama National Guard
  • Anniston Army Depot
  • Dannelly Field
  • Ft. Rucker
  • Maxwell Air Force Base (AFB)
  • Redstone Arsenal

Alaska

  • Eielson AFB
  • Elmendorf AFB
  • Ft. Greely
  • Ft. Richardson
  • Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson

Arizona

  • Davis-Monthan AFB
  • Ft. Huachuca
  • Luke AFB
  • Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma
  • Yuma Proving Ground

Arkansas

  • Little Rock AFB
  • Pine Bluff Arsenal

California

  • California National Guard
  • Marine Corps Base (MCB) Camp Pendleton
  • Edwards AFB
  • Los Angeles AFB
  • March Air Reserve Base (ARB)
  • MCAS Miramar
  • Naval Air Station (NAS) North Island
  • Naval Base Coronado
  • Naval Air Station Lemoore
  • Naval Base Ventura County Point Mugu
  • Naval Base Port Hueneme
  • Naval Base San Diego (multiple bases)
  • Point Loma Naval Station
  • Travis AFB
  • Vandenberg AFB

Colorado

  • Colorado National Guard
  • Buckley AFB
  • Ft. Carson
  • Peterson AFB
  • Schriever AFB
  • U.S. Air Force Academy Colorado Springs

Connecticut

  • Connecticut National Guard

Delaware

District of Columbia

  • Washington Navy Yard

Florida

  • Florida National Guard
  • Eglin AFB
  • Homestead ARB
  • Hurlburt Field
  • MacDill AFB
  • NAS Jacksonville
  • NAS Key West
  • Naval Station Mayport
  • Patrick AFB
  • Tyndall AFB

Georgia

  • Georgia National Guard
  • Naval Base Atlanta
  • Dobbins Air Reserve Base
  • Ft. Benning
  • Ft. Gordon
  • Ft. Stewart
  • Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany
  • Moody AFB
  • Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay
  • Robins AFB

Hawaii

  • Hawaii National Guard
  • Camp H.M. Smith
  • Ft. Shafter
  • Hickam AFB
  • Marine Corps Base Hawaii
  • Naval Base Pearl Harbor (multiple bases)
  • Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard
  • Schofield Barracks
  • Tripler Army Medical Center

Illinois

  • Illinois National Guard
  • Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center
  • Naval Base Great Lakes
  • Rock Island Arsenal
  • Scott AFB

Kansas

  • Ft. Riley
  • Ft. Leavenworth
  • McConnell AFB

Kentucky

  • Ft. Campbell
  • Ft. Knox

Louisiana

  • Louisiana National Guard
  • Barksdale AFB
  • Ft. Polk
  • Naval Base New Orleans (multiple bases)

Maine

  • Maine National Guard

Maryland

  • Maryland National Guard
  • Aberdeen Proving Ground
  • Andrews AFB (multiple bases)
  • Ft. Meade
  • NAS Patuxent River
  • Naval Support Activity Bethesda
  • U.S. Naval Academy

Massachusetts

  • Army Corps of Engineers Concord

Michigan

  • Michigan National Guard

Mississippi

  • Columbus AFB
  • Keesler AFB
  • Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport
  • NAS Meridian
  • Naval Base Pascagoula

Missouri

  • Ft. Leonard Wood
  • Whiteman AFB

Nebraska

  • Nebraska National Guard
  • Offutt AFB

Nevada

  • NAS Fallon
  • Nellis AFB

New Hampshire

  • Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory

New Jersey

  • New Jersey National Guard
  • Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
  • Picatinny Arsenal

New Mexico

  • Cannon AFB
  • Holloman AFB
  • Kirtland AFB

New York

  • New York National Guard
  • Ft. Drum
  • Naval Operational Support Center New York City
  • U.S. Military Academy

North Carolina

  • Ft. Bragg
  • MCAS Cherry Point
  • MCB Camp Lejeune
  • Seymour Johnson AFB

North Dakota

  • Grand Forks AFB
  • Minot AFB

Ohio

  • Wright-Patterson AFB

Oklahoma

  • Altus AFB
  • Ft. Sill
  • Tinker AFB
  • Vance AFB

Oregon

  • Kingsley Field

Pennsylvania

  • Pennsylvania National Guard
  • Defense Distribution Center Susquehanna
  • New Cumberland Army Depot
  • Pittsburgh Air Reserve Station (Pittsburgh IAP)
  • Tobyhanna Army Depot

Rhode Island

  • Newport Naval Base

South Carolina

  • Fort Jackson
  • Joint Base Charleston (multiple bases)
  • MCAS Beaufort
  • MCB Parris Island
  • Shaw AFB

South Dakota

  • Ellsworth AFB

Tennessee

  • Naval Base Memphis
  • Navy Personnel Command Millington

Texas

  • Texas National Guard
  • Dyess AFB
  • Ft. Bliss
  • Ft. Hood
  • Ft. Sam Houston
  • Goodfellow AFB
  • Joint Base San Antonio (multiple bases)
  • Lackland AFB
  • Sheppard AFB

Utah

  • Hill AFB
  • Tooele Army Depot
  • Utah National Guard

Virginia

  • Joint Base Langley-Eustis (multiple bases)
  • Ft. Belvoir
  • Ft. Lee
  • NAS Norfolk
  • NAS Oceana
  • Naval Base Newport News (multiple bases)
  • Naval Base Norfolk (multiple bases)
  • MCB Quantico
  • Pentagon Reservation and Buildings (multiple bases)

Washington

  • Washington National Guard
  • Fairchild AFB
  • Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) (multiple bases)
  • Naval Base Bremerton
  • Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor (multiple bases)
  • Naval Station Everett
  • Puget Sound Naval Shipyard

West Virginia

  • Camp Dawson

Wisconsin

  • Wisconsin National Guard
  • Ft. McCoy

Wyoming

  • Camp Williams
  • F.E. Warren

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