Post Tagged with: "U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz"


Sembach community leaders listen to a brass quintet rehearse at the U.S. Army Europe Band and Chorus Headquarters. U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz held a community relations tour to acquaint the leaders with local U.S. missions, while strengthening partnerships at Sembach Kaserne March 14.

USAG RP, local mayors strengthen partnerships

Story and photos by Mary Ann Davis Installation Management Command

U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz officials met with local mayors and civic leaders from the Sembach area to foster relationships and strengthen partnerships during a community relations tour March 14 on Sembach Kaserne.

March 23, 2017 ×


Civilian misconduct program brings order to overseas communities

by Mary Davis U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Public Affairs

When you bring 35,000 people from various backgrounds, cultures and values to live and work together in one military community, you may have a few disciplinary issues. If this group of people is located in a country outside the United States, disciplinary issues are handled in a different way.

February 16, 2017 ×


Photos by Lutz Andres
A Directorate of Public Works Environmental Division instructor topples a barrel of simulated hazardous liquid during spill response training in Germersheim. The Environmental Division provides two-day classroom and hands-on training to help minimize the effects of hazardous material spills on the environment.

DPW conducts hazardous spill response to protect environment

by Tiffany Lanigan U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Public Affairs

While some may consider hot coffee on their shirt in the morning a hazardous spill, it’s not quite the same as some of the other liquids and chemicals that may need to be cleaned up in the event of an accident. The Environmental Division of the U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz’s […]

February 9, 2017 ×


Col. Keith E. Igyarto, U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz commander, passes the garrison colors to incoming Command Sgt. Maj. Ulysses D. Rayford during the USAG Rheinland-Pfalz change of responsibility ceremony Dec. 16 at Armstrong’s Club on Vogelweh. Rayford assumed responsibility of the garrison from Command Sgt. Maj. Edward J. Williams III.

USAG Rheinland-Pfalz welcomes new senior enlisted adviser, farewells outgoing CSM

Story and photo by Cameron Porter U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Public Affairs

A change of responsibility ceremony for the U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz took place Dec. 16 at Armstrong’s Club on Vogelweh.

January 6, 2017 ×


Postal workers receive and sort through packages to take them to their final destination from the Panzer Postal Service Center. Sorting more than 30 tons a week, crews work up to 36 hours of overtime during the holidays to ensure all packages get delivered.

Santa’s ‘helpers’ hard at work

Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Betty Y. Boomer 21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

It’s easy to take for granted the effort that goes into shipping and receiving mail here in Germany. There are dedicated postal workers that know receiving that special package from back home can boost morale and soften hearts.

December 15, 2016 ×


Sgt. James Gross, 3rd Infantry Division, guides a vehicle into position on a train car at Coleman Work Site, Mannheim, while “Deutsche Bahn,” meaning “German Rail,” members look on.

Rotational forces to Europe laud EAS improvements, garrison support

Story and photo by Stefan Alford U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Public Affairs

The recent spring-break week saw people traveling to popular destinations such as Miami, Daytona and Panama City, Florida; South Padre Island, Texas; Rhine Ordnance Barracks; and Coleman Work Site, Mannheim.

April 29, 2016 ×


Army marks 65 years in Kaiserslautern

Army marks 65 years in Kaiserslautern

by Dr. Christian Fuehrer
Professor of History, Mannheim

At first glance, March 20, doesn’t seem to be an important date in U.S. Army Europe’s history.

March 17, 2016 ×


Photo by Ronna Anderson Schelby
Kate Dunbar, focus group leader of AFAP Benefits and Entitlements (far left), helps gather issues and signs up volunteers at the Army Family Action Plan town hall event Oct. 22 at Armstrong's Club on Vogelweh.

Garrison improves Army Family Action Plan responsiveness

by Stefan Alford U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Public Affairs

The Army Family Action Plan to address quality-of-life issues may not be new, but some recent innovations to the program by U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz coordinators has senior leaders excited about the opportunities for AFAP to have a larger community impact.

November 5, 2015 ×


KMC to hold Fall Cleanup event

by Master Sgt. Edward J. Seeley Sr. Facilities Excellence Team superintendent

Cleaning our work areas and residences is sometimes neglected due to the busy operational tempo of the KMC. Designating time specifically for the upkeep of our facilities helps to remind us that a clean work and living area improves the working environment and the appearance of our on-base housing to our residents and visitors.

October 22, 2015 ×


Crime Prevention Month in KMC

by Staff Sgt. Joel Reyes 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron

October is Crime Prevention Month. During this month, the 569th U.S. Forces Police Squadron, 86th Security Forces Squadron and U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz Department of Emergency Services will be promoting crime prevention efforts with weekly tips. These tips can help reduce the risk of becoming a victim of the highest […]

October 15, 2015 ×