A new position for "keeper of the jewels, armouries and other things" was created, [] which was well rewarded; in the reign of Edward III — the holder was paid 12d a day. Notable units who received training at Camp Funston include the 89th Division, which was deployed to France in the spring of , the 10th Division and black soldiers assigned to the 92nd Division.

He was held in luxury and permitted servants, but on 2 February he hosted a banquet for his captors. Retrieved 8 April

Those heading to the upper floor had to pass through a smaller chamber to the east, also connected to the entrance floor. Contrary to the popular image of the Tower, prisoners were able to make their life easier by purchasing amenities such as better food or tapestries through the Lieutenant of the Tower.