ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Winter training in Norway, 1965
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: February 12, 2019
Bob Milnes ©Stars and Stripes
Northern Norway, March, 1965: An American servicemember taking part in Exercise Cold Winter '65 skis across the terrain near the NATO base at Bardufoss, Norway, 200 miles north of the Arctic Circle. The week-long exercise featured 10,000 troops from the U.S., the U.K. and Norway; many of the Americans had never been on skis before.