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Exercise at Hohenfels, 1956
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: May 20, 2019
Merle Hunter ©Stars and Stripes
Hohenfels, West Germany, May, 1956: An American soldier carefully studies a map during an exercise at the U.S. training area at Hohenfels. Hundreds of troops were divided into "aggressor" and "defender" forces as they worked out a problem under the watchful eyes of a group of umpires.
Stars and Stripes' 1956 story about the training exercise at Hohenfels.