About Vicenza Military Community

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The Vicenza Military Community (VMC) is comprised of several installations in the Vicenza area.

Caserma Ederle

Caserma Carlo Ederle, an Italian Army base, is the center of community support activities in Vicenza, Italy. Ederle is the home of the Headquarters, U.S. Army Garrison Vicenza and Headquarters U.S. Army Africa (also known as the Southern European Task Force).

Caserma Del Din

Caserma Renato Del Din, an Italian Army Base, is an operational installation and houses a majority of single Soldiers in barracks in the VMC. Del Din is home to Headquarters of the 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne) and three of it's battalions, the 509th Signal Battalion, and HHB, USARAF. Del Din will be the future headquarters location for USARAF. Del Din is one of the Army's newest installations and built to the latest standards established by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.


Villaggio Della Pace Army Family Housing Area is the center for schools and youth activities in the VMC. While a small portion of Army families are housed in Villaggio, DoDDS Vicenza Elementary School and Vicenza Middle School and a CYS are located there. Plans call as well for relocation of the Vicenza High School from Ederle to Villaggio.


A small site, Longare hosts Army reserve activities. It is also the location of Veterinary services for VMC pet owners.

Torri di Quartesolo, Lerino, Marolo

Army leased installations in communities near Vicenza house Soldier support activities, contracting activities, warehouses, vehicle registration and shipment, U.S. Customs and other functions.

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