Malmstrom AFB FAQ

Installation Info: Zip Code: 59402, Area Code: 406, DSN: 632

The base was named in honor of Col. Einar Axel Malmstrom, who saw action during World War II in the European Theater of Operations, was a prisoner of war, received the Bronze Star, and later died in a local plane crash. Malmstrom is the only remaining active military base in the state of Montana. Children attend schools in Great Falls. There is a health care clinic, with other care available at Benefis East in Great Falls.

The base sponsors many family and community activities, in addition to activities such as: gym, tennis, bowling, pool, outdoor running track, wood craft, youth center and sports/fitness center.