Military News


Garrison Commander Col. Noah Cloud speaks at the Army Emergency Relief campaign kickoff event March 4 at the Mission Command Center on Clay Kaserne. Emily Jennings/USAG Wiesbaden Public Affairs

AER campaign needs your help

Army Emergency Relief began its annual fundraising campaign for 2020 during a kickoff event March 4 on Clay Kaserne.

March 11, 2020 ×

Survivors find easier Army post access

Certain Gold Star and next-of-kin survivors are expected to find it easier to visit Army installations since a new process went into effect in January.

March 11, 2020 ×

Army Nurse Corps celebrates 119 years

The Army Nurse Corps celebrated its 119th birthday on Feb. 2.  The theme for 2020 is “Ready to Lead, Ready to Care since 1901.” 

February 19, 2020 ×
Capt. Laterrious “Tony” Starks, an operations officer to the chief of staff with U.S. Army Europe, stands outside the United States Capitol in Washington D.C., March 7, 2019. Starks and other members of the U.S. military were selected as military mentors for the United States Student Youth Program, an annual, one-week program that provides an opportunity for junior and senior high school students to gain an in-depth view of the federal government. 

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USAREUR captain mentors students

What does a mentor look like to you? For the student delegates that participate in the United States Student Youth Program, an annual program that gives high school juniors and seniors an opportunity to receive an in-depth view of the federal government, they see mentors from every branch of the military.

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COLA to increase for Wiesbaden area troops

The allowance designed to offset overseas prices will increase by six index points for service members stationed in Wiesbaden beginning March 1.

February 19, 2020 ×

Eligible veterans granted post access, shopping privileges

Beginning Jan. 1, certain veterans received access to Commissary and Exchange services.

February 19, 2020 ×
The Wiesbaden USO gave out 100 free 6-foot Christmas trees and hosted a single service member Christmas dinner and Winter Fest to make the holidays a little easier for service members and their families. The USO offers trips, outings for newcomers and more. They will host a Super Bowl viewing party at 10 p.m. Feb. 2 at the USO Cottage. Fore more information go to wiesbaden.uso.org.

USO delivers Christmas joy to Soldiers, Families

The Wiesbaden USO gave out 100 free 6-foot Christmas trees and hosted a single service member Christmas dinner and Winter Fest to make the holidays a little easier for service members and their families. The USO offers trips, outings for newcomers and more. They will host a Super Bowl viewing party at 10 p.m. Feb. 2 at the USO Cottage. For more information go to wiesbaden.uso.org.

January 15, 2020 ×

Citizenship services changing in 2020

Citizenship services for overseas military members and qualified family members will change in early 2020 with the closure of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Frankfurt Field Office on Jan. 31.

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