Vogelweh housing area in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Signs outside the buildings: 'Accommodations Office, Kaiserslautern Sub Area', 'Billeting Office' and 'Family Housing, Kaiserslautern detachment'. A soldier consults registry listing hundreds of occupants. A receptionist typing at her desk. A sign on the reception table: 'Assignments Orders'.
The Vogelweh military housing area in Kaiserslautern, Germany. U.S. servicemen and their families arriving for services at the Post Chapel in the Vogelweh military housing area, Kaiserslautern, Germany. Most are in civilian clothes. But several are in uniform.
The U.S. Army Quartermaster Service Station at Vogelweh housing area in Kaiserslautern, Germany. An attendant pumps gasoline into the tank of a U.S. serviceman's car. The pump is calibrated in U.S. gallons. As the car drives away, two more arrive at the gas station. A sign reads: 'US Army Kaiserslautern Sub Area, QM Service Station'.
Play yards at the American Elementary School No.1 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. A little girl rides a swing in the play yard. The children leave the building in the background. Swings and jungle gym in the play yard of the school. The children play near the school building. A sign: "Kaiserslautern American Elementary School # 1". A few children near the sign.
Headquarters building for the United States Seventeenth Air Force at Ramstein Air Base in West Germany. View of the building exterior, cars parked out front and flags flying over the building. Inside, an Air Force officer enters a room labeled "USAFE-MAC. Consolidated Airlift Command Post". Inside view of the room are shown with officers on the telephone in front of a large map of Europe. "USAFE Airlift Control Center. Aircraft of the U.S. Air Force taxi on a runway, including several C-130, C-141, and a C-5 readying for taking off. Aerial view of Soviet warships moving together in the sea. A missile is fired from one of the ships. View of Soviet paratroopers jumping from an airplane.
A loading operation of relief supplies, army personnel and equipment in a C-130A Hercules at Ramstein Air Force Base in Kaiserslautern, Germany. A board reads '7030 Air Force Base Wing Ramstein Air Force Base'. Trucks and aircraft stationed. The C-130A Hercules taxis. Ramstein Base operations building and a control tower. The C-130A Hercules is directed into a loading area by transient alert ground crewman. Army personnel wait to board the aircraft.