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Soldiers celebrate Easter in Romania

Soldiers celebrate Easter in Romania

For deployed service members at Mihail Kogalniceanu Air Base, Romania, an Easter Sunday service at sunrise helped to retain a special link to loved ones far away.

April 17, 2017 ×
A member of the Technische Einsatzeinheit of the Nrnberg Polizei prepares to search Soldiers Lake for a "weapon" during a crime scene exercise.

US Army, German police pull ‘body’ from Soldiers Lake during exercise

U.S. Army investigative and emergency personnel and local German police personnel worked together on a combined functional exercise at Soldiers Lake here Monday. As part of an exercise, a vehicle with a dummy body was found in Soldiers Lake near the entrance to Urlas Community and Shipton Kaserne.

April 11, 2017 ×
Installation Management Command Europe Region Director Michael Formica congratulates IMCOM supervisors for a job well done before leading a town hall meeting at Mihail Kogalnceanu Air Base on April 6, 2017. The group was being commended for exemplary service in supporting the efforts of Operation Atlantic Resolve, a NATO mission between the US and its European allies and partners to promote peace and enhance relationships across Europe. (Photo by Pvt. Nicholas Vidro, 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)

IMCOM Europe hosts town hall in Romania

The Army’s Installation Management Command Europe region director, Michael Formica, hosted an April 6 town hall meeting at Mihail Kogălniceanu Air Base, shedding light on the future role of the base.

April 7, 2017 ×
The Seattle Seahawks cheerleading squad the Sea Gals, perform for Soldiers at Storck Barracks' Bunch Fitness Center.

Sea Gals perform for Soldiers at Storck Barracks

The Seattle Sea Gals, the cheerleading squad for the Seattle Seahawks professional football team, performed their concluding European tour show at the Bunch Fitness Center at Storck Barracks April 4.

April 5, 2017 ×
Germans, Americans beat litterbugs together

Germans, Americans beat litterbugs together

ANSBACH, Germany (April 5, 2017) – For the fifth time…

April 5, 2017 ×
Nina Edmisten, member of the Parent Advisory Council, paints the face of Cora Hausauer during the Month of the Military Child kick-off event Thursday.

USAG Ansbach kicks off Month of Military Child with face painting, arts and crafts, more

U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach held the kick-off event for April as Month of the Military Child March 30 at the Katterbach Kaserne Child Development and School Age Center.

March 31, 2017 ×
Lynn Daniels, chief of the Environmental Division of the Directorate of Public Works, talks about women in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics career field.

USAG Ansbach celebrates March as Women’s History Month

To celebrate March as Women’s History Month, U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach held a lunchtime event Thursday at the Wings of Victory Dining Facility at Katterbach Kaserne.

March 31, 2017 ×
Four members of the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach community sing “Amazing Grace” as part of USAG Ansbach’s Black History / African-American Heritage Month observance and celebration at the Von Steuben Community Center in Ansbach, Germany, Feb. 28, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Stephen Baack, USAG Ansbach Public Affairs)

Ansbach’s Black History / African-American Heritage Month observance focuses on education

As a fitting end to Black History / African-American Heritage Month, U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach community members gathered …

February 28, 2017 ×
USAG Ansbach Command Sgt. Maj. Derek R. Cuvellier talks to a crowd at the Wings of Victory Dining Facility about Army Emergency Relief.

AER campaign kicks off to raise both funds, awareness

U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach hosted a kick-off luncheon for the Army Emergency Relief campaign at the Wings of Victory Dining Facility at Katterbach Kaserne Thursday.

February 27, 2017 ×
B-ball tourney belongs to B Company

B-ball tourney belongs to B Company

B Company, 1st Battalion, 214th Aviation Regiment (General Support/VIP Fixed Wing), took to the basketball court and won against the 5th Aviation Maintenance Detachment at Katterbach Fitness Center Wednesday evening with a score of 36 to 32.

February 23, 2017 ×