Black History Month was observed by AFRICOM and USAG Stuttgart in the Kelley Theatre, Feb. 7.
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Two upcoming observances, Jan. 22 and Feb. 7, to mark on your calendars.
History comes to life with celebration on Kelley Barracks.
Story & photos by Greg Jones
USAG Stuttgart Public Affairs Office
On Feb. 27, 1964, a landmark civil rights bill was making its way to the senate for final confirmation. This bill was a major victory in the struggle for civil rights for black Americans. Now, 50 years later, service members, civilians and their families in the Stuttgart military community gathered to celebrate Black History month by commemorating this monumental achievement of the American people.
Story & photo by Lisa Ferdinando
Army News Service
African-American women have been trailblazers in the U.S. military and will continue to make great strides for the nation, said the deputy chief of the Army Reserve.