Today in History 11/05/17

Army soldiers grieve together during the memorial service in honor of the thirteen victims of the shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Texas (© Joe Raedle/Getty Images)(2009) Army major kills 13 in shooting spree at Fort Hood
Nidal Malik Hasan, an Army psychiatrist, opens fire on his largely unarmed colleagues at the base’s processing center, near Killeen, Texas. The rampage will leave 13 dead and over 30 wounded, the most casualties ever on a US military base.
On November 5, 2009, a mass shooting took place at Fort Hood, near Killeen, Texas. Nidal Hasan, a U.S. Army major and psychiatrist, fatally shot 13 people and injured more than 30 others. It was the deadliest mass shooting on an American military base.
Date: Nov 05, 2009

Fort Hood shooting map
Map of Fort Hood, with a red dot marking the Soldier Readiness Processing Center