ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Berlin Wall patrol, 1978
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: March 16, 2020
Jim Arwine ©Stars and Stripes
Berlin, August, 1978: U.S. soldiers on patrol along the Berlin Wall are silhouetted against the sun as they peer into the Eastern zone from an observation tower. "I've seen soldiers on the other side of the wall with flowers sticking out of the their rifle barrels," said 1st Lt. David Morin.
Stars and Stripes' 1978 story about the wall patrol