Camp McCain Training Center

Base Background

Location 3152, James H. Biddy Road, Grenada, Mississippi, 38901, United States
Years of Operation 1942-Present

Camp McCain is a 13,000-acre training site that was established in 1942. The site was initially used as a bombing range, later becoming a maneuver training area and prisoner of war camp. The base is currently an Army National Guard training facility. They mainly focus on tank and artillery training, as well as general training operations.

Known Toxins

The following chart outlines the toxins associated with this military location and the potential effects of exposure.*

Toxin Potential Effects
Strong Good Limited
PFAS (Firefighting Foam) Potential Effects - - Testicular cancer, Renal (kidney) cancer, Prostate cancer

If you were stationed at Camp McCain and later experienced adverse health effects, you may be eligible for compensation for conditions connected to toxic exposure.

*Effects are according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry unless otherwise noted.