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January 22, 2021
Haywood Donerson liked sitting at his favorite table outside the Panzer Kaserne PX, ﬂipping through the Stuttgart Citizen – his hometown newspaper. Community members would call out to him, “Hey, Mr. D.”
January 8, 2021
With the help from his friends at the American Legion Post GR06, Santa visited USAG Stuttgart children in a physically-distant way.
LEGIONNAIRES IN GERMANY CONTINUE TO HELP
December 18, 2020
Like most posts in the Department of France, Post GR06, Stuttgart, Germany, has seen COVID disrupt most of our plans this past year. As it approached the holidays, we were faced with the reality that they would be unable to gather socially and celebrate their comradeship. Seeking an alternative way to help keep our post connected, we chose to do a service project. instead.
COVID-19 NOT STOPPING LEGION POSTS FROM CHECKING UP, HELPING OUT
March 25, 2020
Legionnaires continue buddy checks and helping out despite the pandemic.
May 29, 2019
The Patch Chapel carried a somber note of remembrance as dozens of community members participated in a Memorial Day ceremony, May 27, to honor and remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the U.S. military.
November 2, 2018
USAG Stuttgart welcomed retired U.S. military personnel from all services to its annual Retiree Appreciation Day held on October 25 at Patch Barracks. The event brought together a variety of different agencies and organizations to provide information and services under one roof, with participants ranging from the Veterans Administration to the American Legion.
June 5, 2018
As gray storm clouds moved ominously over the Patch Barracks Chapel ahead of Memorial Day, the message from the observance inside was clear: when reflecting on the sacrifice of those who gave their lives for their country, focus on their stories—not statistics.
STUTTGART COMMUNITY HONORS FALLEN WARRIORS
May 29, 2017
During a Memorial Day ceremony at Washington Square on Patch Barracks May 29, the Stuttgart Military Community paid respect and honor to those who lost their lives in the line of duty.
July 19, 2016
Service members of the Navy, Army, Marine Corps, Air Force and Coast Guard were awarded the 4th Annual American Legion Department of Washington Spirit of Service Award (SOSA) in Centralia, Washington, July 15.