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U.S. Soldiers, assigned to 1st Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment, 3rd Armor Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, inspect a Ukrainian T-64BM during the Strong Europe Tank Challenge (SETC) opening ceremony, at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, May 07, 2017.


Reach out and touch someone.

Dragoons assigned to Archer Battery, Field Artillery Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment participate in a live-fire exercise Their M777 Howitzers are staged in anticipation of target acquisition and firing instructions from their forward observers, in support of troopers assigned to 4th Sqdn, 2 CR during their field exercise at Grafenwoehr Training Area, located near Rose Barracks, Germany.

(Photos by Sergeant William Tanner, 24 FEB 2015.)


A M1A2 Abrams tank with 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, hunts for the enemy in the Hohenfels Training Area during Combined Resolve II, May 29, 2014. The armored vehicles are part of the European Activity Set, a battalion-sized set of equipment pre-positioned on the Grafenwoehr Training Area to outfit and support U.S. Army forces rotating to Europe for training and contingency missions in support of the U.S. European Command. The EAS will be used for the first time by the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division during exercise Combined Resolve II at the U.S. Armys Grafenwoehr and Hohenfels Training Areas. (U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Gertrud Zach/Released)

U.S. Soldiers of 1st Battalion, 66th Armored Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division maneuver towards a defensive position while participating in a live fire operation during Exercise Combined Resolve VIII at the Grafenwoehr Training Area, Grafhenwoehr, Germany April 24, 2017.

Able, ready and willing.

U.S. soldiers of Able Company, 2nd Battalion (Airborne), 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team secure the uppermost floor of a building during a mission rehearsal exercise (MRE) at a Bundeswehr training area in Oberviechtach, Germany. The MRE was conducted at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Commands Grafenwoehr and Hohenfels Training Areas in order to prepare the 12th Combat Aviation Brigade to deploy to Afghanistan to provide medical evacuation and combat support to the NATO International Security Assistance Force mission.

(U.S. Army photo by Spc. Bryan Rankin, 20 MAR 2014.)

A Danish soldier ground guides a Leopard 2 fighting tank during a live-fire training exercise at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command?s Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, July 2, 2014.

(Gertrud Zach/U.S. Army)


U.S. Soldiers and Marines, with Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, Dutch, Spanish and Lithuanian soldiers competing in the European Best Sniper Squad Competition at the 7th Army Training Commandâs, Grafenwoehr training area, Bavaria, Germany, Oct. 23, 2016. 

Evening Quickie #soldierporn: The Cry of the Battle Boar.

An A-10 Thunderbolt II of the Idaho Air National Guard supports Exercise Combined Resolve II at the Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany. The exercise is a U.S. Army Europe-directed multinational exercise at the Grafenwoehr and Hohenfels Training Areas, including more than 4,000 participants from 15 allied and partner countries including special operations forces from the U.S., Bulgaria and Croatia. Interoperability training during the exercise promotes security and stability among NATO and European partner nations.

(U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Gertrud Zach, 19 MAY 2014.)