Archive photo of the dayFROM THE STARS AND STRIPES ARCHIVES
Crossing into Bosnia, 1995
October 28, 2016
Carlos Bongioanni ©Stars and StripesZupanja, Croatia, December 31, 1995: U.S. Army vehicles lumber across the rain-swollen Sava River and into Bosnia and Herzegovina after the completion of a pontoon bridge. On the first day, some 100 vehicles carrying 400 troops crossed the bridge, which was to be taken apart every night and reassembled in the morning to relieve stress from strong currents and debris.