The local German-American friendship club “Outreach-KONTAKT Franken” recently elected board members for 2020; a first planning meeting took place March 10. The biggest change is the permanent move of the regular Stammtisch meetings from Tuesdays to Thursdays.
Veterans’ commissary and exchange privileges have been extended to certain eligible veterans in Germany. Following this checklist will assist in obtaining those privileges.
Soldiers and Civilians with the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Provost Marshal Office practiced and qualified with the Army’s new weapons system during a range at the Oberdachstetten Training Area Jan. 9-10.
The Shipton “We Attack” Fitness Center opened Dec. 9 with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Shipton Kaserne, followed by an open house.
U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) Ansbach leadership and the Ansbach Elementary School children’s choir, along with Soldiers and family members, took part in Rothenburg ob der Tauber’s Christmas festivities Dec. 5.
ANSBACH, Germany (Nov. 27, 2019) – Brig. Gen. Christopher R….
The USAG Ansbach community assembled at the Von Steuben Community Center for the annual observance of Native American Indian Heritage Month, which celebrates the original inhabitants, explorers and settlers of the Untied States. It also recognizes their achievements, continuing contributions and service to this country.
Volkstrauertag is observed in Germany on a Sunday mid-November every year; the holiday is similar to Memorial Day, as it commemorates those who died in war and the victims of violent oppression of any nation.
The U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) Ansbach Directorate of Emergency Services provided mutual aid support to off-post firefighters Nov. 7, following an explosion inside a residential home southwest of the Brücken-Center in Ansbach.
The advent season and Christmas time in Germany is magical. Typical German seasonal customs make the darkest time of the year shine bright.