Archive for February, 2019

Tunner was regarded for his standardization and precision.

Gen. Tunner brought airlift expertise to operation

Air Force Lt. Gen. William H. Tunner was considered the outstanding authority on airlifts in the U.S. Air Force, according to an article on the Air Force’s website,

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Lori Egan/USACEEurope District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Department of Defense Education Activity-Europe, U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden and contractors broke ground on a new elementary school Feb. 14 on Hainerberg.

Construction to start on third Hainerberg school

The Wiesbaden community celebrated the beginning of construction on the third and final school to be built on Hainerberg with a groundbreaking ceremony Feb. 14.

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Herald Union fileSwollen heads march in a Fasching parade. The high point of the Fasching festivities is Rosenmontag, or Rose Monday. The parade in Mainz is one of the biggest in the country and features almost 10,000 participants from Mainz and other European cities.

Annual celebration brings parades, fairs to Germany

It’s that time of the year again. Germany is celebrating its “fifth season” — Fasching Season or Fastnacht Season.

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News flash – February, 2019

Town hall U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Senior Responsible Officer Brig….

February 21, 2019 ×
taff Sgt. Matthew Williams (right, center) received a medal and certificate and is now a member.

Local Sgt. Morales Club seeks volunteers

A squad leader with limited command of English and a lack of formal education, Sgt. Morales, proved to be an outstanding leader by showing a deep interest in the well-being of his Soldiers.

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Emily Jennings/Herald Union fileNeighborhood centers will be established to localize housing services within the garrison footprint. The first neighborhood center is planned for Hainerberg in the spring.

Housing changes coming based on feedback

Over the next year, U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden will see changes in its neighborhoods and at the Housing Services Office.

February 21, 2019 ×
Lena Stange/USAG Wiesbaden Public AffairsPastor Elisha Lawson speaks at the event.

Garrison remembers Martin Luther King

U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden took a day to “Remember! Celebrate! Act!” during a celebration of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Jan. 16 at Clay Kaserne.

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Anna Morelock/USAG Wiesbaden Public Affairs

Speed racers

Wiesbaden Cub Scouts cheer on their cars during their annual…

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