For one lucky battalion of American soldiers stationed in Germany, Christmas came more than once this year.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
And no one knows that better than military service members and we have the pictures to prove it.
Once, back in the funky times, I was interviewing a howitzer crew at Grafenwoehr maneuver area. I can’t remember what the subject was. They were going to be conducting a live-fire exercise soon.
The U.S. military and its NATO partners have been looking to reassert their presence in Europe in the wake of Russian action in Crimea.
Drunken brawls are on the rise outside the Army’s garrison in this small Bavarian village, and local police have taken notice.