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Nicholas Minue Challenge Cup, 1977
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: January 12, 2018
Jim Arwine ©Stars and Stripes
Illesheim, West Germany, December, 1977: Soldiers struggle through the obstacle course at Storck Barracks during the Nicholas Minue Challenge Cup competition, named in honor of a World War II Medal of Honor recipient. The Bundeswehr's 262nd Parachute Battalion captured first place in the event, in which nine 25-man teams from German and American military units took part.
Stars and Stripes' 1977 story about the competition.