Biggest Army Barracks in Kenya

Biggest Army Barracks in Kenya

East African Country Kenya now has more than 56 million population. Today we are going to talk about this country’s biggest army barracks by area. Estimates suggest around 50 to 60 military camps and bases spread across the country. Regarding the number of soldiers in the Kenyan Army, the official figure is also not publicly disclosed. However, it’s estimated to be around 25,000 to 30,000 active personnel.

Biggest Army Barracks in Kenya

However, based on available information, here are a few of the largest and most important army barracks in Kenya:

  • GILGIL ARMY BARRACKs: Located in Gilgil, it’s one of the largest and most important barracks in Kenya, housing several infantry battalions and support units. It has a 4.9 star rating on Google Maps.
  • Lanet Barracks: Situated in Lanet, Uasin Gishu County, it serves as the headquarters for the 1st Brigade of the Kenyan Army.
  • Nanyuki Barracks: Home to the British Army Training Unit Kenya (BATUK), it’s a large training facility used by both Kenyan and British forces.
  • Embakasi Garrison: Located in Nairobi, it’s a major military complex housing various units, including the Kenya Defence Forces Headquarters.
  • Kahawa Garrison: Another significant military complex in Nairobi, it accommodates several brigades and support units.

The Kenyan Army Infantry is the principal fighting arm of the Kenya Army and is responsible for fighting and winning land battles. The Kenya Army Infantry service uniform is green and brown.

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