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Military veteran who spent most if his active military career outside US and never made back and currently lives in Europe but still haven't lost passion about military forces.
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soldiers practice at USAG Schweinfurt

USAG Schweinfurt

It is also known as USAG Schweinfurt and it is located in the town of Bavaria, Germany. The base was constructed during World War I and it was widely used during Second World War. The base had a ball baring manufacturing company that was severely destroyed by Nazi Germany during World War II. The city […]

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Commander Fleet Activities Okinawa Navy

Commander Fleet Activities Okinawa

The presence of United States Marine Corps forces in Okinawa provides national security in the region. They discourage aggression, answers during crises should any aggression occurs and secures any risk brought about by the withdrawal of some US forces to the stability and peace in Okinawa. Commander Fleet Activities Okinawa Facts Website: Visit Commander Fleet […]

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baseball field USAG Garmisch

USAG Garmisch

Germany Garmisch, known as officially Garmisch-Partenkirchen, is a very nice city locality placed in Bavaria’s Alps on the market German – southwest of the border with Austria the city of Munich. Garrison of Army of the USA known as USAG Garmisch today provides support to the community to that of George C. Marshall European Center […]

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military machine at Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo

Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo

The US Fleet Activities Sasebo is found on the island of Kyushu, Sasebo, Japan.  This is a United States naval base which was established on June 1946 whose primary mission is to provide logistic support to the deployed units and the visiting forces of the United States Pacific Fleet as well as the activities of […]

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Overview of Geilenkirchen NATO Air Base

Geilenkirchen NATO Air Base

The Airborn NATO of Early Alert and Control of the specific force of a few components is the so called NATO parked in Geilenkirchen’s Air Base that is located in Germany. This unit today includes around 3,000 civil and military members of the NATO represents to the thirteen nations of NATO, since expire with the […]

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Fort Knox sign and staute

Fort Knox

Visiting the Kentucky Fort Knox, the visitors will get surprised with a strong bond between soldiers, people, civilians and family who come together for the unity of nation’s defense. This community could reflect the harmony between military and civilians. The residents on post and off post are working together and share the task equally to […]

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Areal View of Fort Campbell

Fort Campbell

Basically situated on Kentucky, the Kentucky Fort Campbell has perfect ability to install the mission ready contingency force by rail, air, waterway and highway. It acquires honor as the only home for Air Assault Division, which is known as 101st Airborne Division. Also it accommodates two high-status particular operation command unit like the fifth Special […]

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Soldiers trip near USAG Hohenfels

USAG Hohenfels

From 2005, Hohenfels was a small installation with approximately 5.000 in active service, members of the family, and the civilians. The total included population: personal 2012 in active service, 670 civilians, 618 natives of the country in 618, 2.000 members of the family, and 2.500 of other persons included the scholars to what at the […]

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McConnell Air Force Base main Building

McConnell Air Force Base

Paying a visit at Kansas Mcconnell could be a bridge into another world of your current life, where the visitors are acknowledged into the real life of military. This site is actually situated in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas. The name is an honor for Mc Connell and Wichita brothers Fred who have been pilots and […]

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Fort Riley main sign

Fort Riley

Have you ever visited Kansas Fort Riley? There a lot of surprising things can be seen. The building of Fort Riley was built in 1853 and comes with some heritages like Buffalo Soldiers and Armstrong Custer in ninetieth century. Also, the soldiers from big battle between twentieth and twentieth one century are well described. It […]

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Sign of Fort Leavenworth

USAG Fort Leavenworth

As the most remarkable history army installation in the nation, Kansas Fort Leavenworth hold such a number of historic investigations which had been conducted few decades ago and all has been preserved in good memory since 1970. Its vast location covers up to 23 km which already includes NHLD (natural Historic Landmark District). This preservation […]

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Retreat Retirement at Panzer Kaserne Marine Base

Panzer Kaserne

The 6 ª Zone of Group of Support is situated in Stuttgart right in Germany, and it has a mission of providing total control, along with communications & the base operations in such a way to meet needs linked to the units assigned and joined. The principal client of the sixth ASG is the headquarters […]

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USAG Mannheim Summit

USAG Mannheim

The military community of Mannheim is in the southwest of Germany, to approximately 100 kilometers (km) / 60 miles to the south of Frankfurt already 25 miles to the northwest km/15 of Heidelberg. It contains specific indications for the personnel of coming they can be in the section that you desire. USAG Mannheim Facts Website: […]

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USAG Kaiserslautern TownHall

USAG Kaiserslautern

Kaiserslautern is located in the German State of Rhineland-Palatinado, which is in the part southwest of the country. The Rheinland-Pfalz borders on France, Luxembourg, Belgium and Sarre’s German conditions, Rhineland of the North-Westfalia, Hesse and Baden-Wurtemberg. The Military Kaiserslautern of the Community (MMC) is only because it is the biggest of the military community abroad […]

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soldiers with families at USAG Heidelberg

USAG Heidelberg

When the Americans came in Heidelberg back March 1945, which there where intact structures historically. Heidelberg turned into house of European headquarters of the Army, 7 º Command of the Reservation of the Army, and 5 of the Headquarters of the Body.  The Kasernes Heidelberg they were constructed back in 1939- In addition a few […]

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Soldiers taking meal at USAG Grafenwoehr

USAG Grafenwoehr

Grafenwoehr is placed in magnificent Bavaria, it is near Nuremberg. When it comes to the main command, it is 7 º Command of Training of the Army with the basic mission of the formation. Moreover, there are like around 1000 individuals assigned like permanent part in Grafenwoehr. In the year 1998, the 7 º Army […]

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