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Operation Blue Bat, 1958
Beirut, Lebanon, July, 1958: It’s inspection time for Americans serving in Lebanon during Operation Blue Bat.

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Over Kosovo, 1999
Over Kosovo, June, 1999: U.S. Marine Cpl. Jason Poracky takes in the view of the Yugoslav province of Kosovo from the back of a CH-46 helicopter.
Dining in Tuzla, 2001
Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina, February, 2001: DOD civilian Bill Kirk, left, and Sgt. 1st Class Frank Mackall of the 603rd Aviation Support Battalion dine at the “Hunter” restaurant.
Community gathers for return of WWII soldier's remains
Lyle Reab's remains were interred in the family plot — relocated from an unknown soldier grave in Ardennes American Cemetery at Neupré, Belgium — and placed alongside those of his parents, Willis Harry and Daisy, in the cemetery.
Heated tent at Taszar Air Base, 1996
Taszar Air Base, Hungary, January, 1996: U.S. service members on their way to Bosnia are kept warm in their tent by gas heaters, following some uncomfortable conditions in the early stages of the mission.

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