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The Lt. Dan Band, headed by actor Gary Sinise, is scheduled to perform at various military communities in Germany and Belgium during May.

Named for the character Sinise played in the movie “Forrest Gump,” the Lt. Dan Band has previously performed multiple tours stateside, throughout Europe and the Pacific and in the Middle East, including the first United Services Organization concert in Baghdad after the start of Operation Iraqi Freedom in June 2003.

Sinise also co-founded a charity called Operation Iraqi Children, which gives Americans the opportunity to donate school supplies to students in Iraq.

The schedule:May 8 — Hohenfels, Germany, post gym, 7 p.m.May 9 — Ansbach, Germany, Katterbach Army Air Field Hangar 2, 7 p.m.May 11 — Stuttgart, Germany, post exchange parking lot, 7 p.m.May 12 — SHAPE Headquarters, Belgium, fest tent, 8 p.m.May 14 — Ramstein, Germany, Hangar 3, 7 p.m.May 15 — Spangdahlem, Germany, fitness center, 7 p.m.


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