A construction crew struck an unexploded World War II-era phosphorus bomb today on Patch Barracks. The device was disarmed and removed by local authorities, and five workers were taken to a local hospital for observation due to exposure to vapors. There is no threat to Patch Barracks or the local community.Read More

Germany will conduct a comprehensive test of emergency alert systems throughout the country on ‘Nationwide Alert Day,’ Dec. 8, 2022. A message will be sent out at 11 a.m. across all available means, including cell phones (via mobile networks), radio and television channels, digital display boards, government websites/social media, and sirens/loudspeaker trucks/sirens.Read More

By USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Repairs to the Patch Gym will begin next week. On Monday, Nov. 28, approximately 40 parking spots behind the building will be closed until project completion in 2024. During phase one there will be no effects on gym space. However patrons of the ‘Hub’ (TheRead More

With the aid of a dozen students armed with scissors, Patch Elementary School cut the ribbon to the Department of Defense Education Activity’s (DoDEA) newest 21st Century School, Thursday, Oc. 27.Read More

One person was transported by emergency services to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a vehicle accident at the Patch Barracks main gate. The barrier remains functional and gate operations are back to normal.Read More

Observed annually in October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) celebrates the contributions of America’s workers with disabilities past and present and showcases supportive, inclusive employment policies and practices. In recognition of the important role people with disabilities play in a diverse and inclusive American workforce, the theme for NDEAM 2022 “Disability: Part of the Equity Equation.”Read More