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Fulda Gap patrol, 1962
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: April 29, 2021
Gene Bane ©Stars and Stripes
Near Fulda, West Germany, August, 1962: Sgt. Ira Sowards, right, and Pfc. Raymond Carbone peer across the border into East Germany as they patrol the area near Fulda where Cold War tacticians believed a Soviet attack on the West would most likely begin.