Fort Detrick is a United States Army Medical Command installation located in Frederick, Maryland.
Events of The Last ShipEdit
Fort Detrick was where Amy Granderson originally planned to set up a safe zone but Andrew Thorwald and the Baltimore Resistance burnt the medical facility down to try and prevent Granderson from killing more innocent people. Granderson and her men later set up their safe zone in the Avocet facility in Baltimore.
When the USS Nathan James returned to the United States it headed to Fort Detrick because it had an infectious disease lad that Dr. Scott could use to mass produce the Cure. The crew of the Nathan James Thought that there was even a slight chance would be some army personal survivors forge who could assist them in their mission.While the ship was conducting surveillance using an Air Force spy satellite and they discovered that the medical facilities on the fort were completely destroyed.After the fort was destroyed the Nathan James picked up a weak FX radio signal from Baltimore and changed their course to head towards the city.