Babenhausen, Germany, 1959: The end of the last day of the school year finds lots of happy students at the elementary school in Babenhausen, the overseas home of the 36th Artillery Group.

Charging the ‘enemy,’ 1958

Somewhere in South Korea, July 1958: Charging a dummy representing the enemy, Sgt. Roger G. Cee of Salt Lake City routs the “opponent” out of his foxhole.

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Black Virgin Mountain, 1969

Nui Ba Den, Vietnam, Oct. 14, 1969: Soldiers atop Black Virgin Mountain (Nui Ba Den) cover their ears as they fire off a mortar at Viet Cong positions lower down the mountain.

Besmaya training site, 2015

Besmaya training site, Iraq, April 26, 2015: U.S. Army advisers run to safety after lighting tires for realistic effects during an Iraqi army exercise at Besmaya, a coalition training site south of Baghdad.

Lorraine American Cemetery, 1971

Saint-Avold, France, May 20, 1971: A visitor to the Lorraine American Cemetery near Saint-Avold walks between the graves of some of the 10,481 American war dead buried there.

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