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Louisiana Maneuvers (1990)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1990-10-19

Duration: 00:04:39

Subjects: Louisiana Maneuvers | Camp Beauregard (La.) | Military


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Courtney, Bob Reporter


This segment from the October 19, 1990, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Bob Courtney’s look back at the Louisiana Maneuvers, the largest peacetime war games ever held on American soil, which started in central Louisiana in 1940. His report touches on the use of Camp Beauregard as a primary observation post for the Louisiana Maneuvers. Host: Robert Collins