This Day In Berlin Brigade History – 21 AUG 88

Four GDR citizens escape through the Spree River near the Berlin Reichstag, watched by numerous West Berliners. The crew of the patrol boat that pursues them does not make use of their firearms; all the escapees reach the Western part of the city uninjured. Save

Veterans, 2016 Elections, and Hope & Change

The following is something I recently posted on my Facebook page – http://www.facebook.com/thedavidguerra —– I would like to take this time to talk about something that is really close to my heart. The great thing about Facebook is that you can join just about any group on just about any topic. Those that know me Read more about Veterans, 2016 Elections, and Hope & Change[…]

ALLIED FORCES DAY PARADE

From a little after the Western Allies (US, UK, FRANCE) moved in to occupy Berlin at end of the World War II to just before the Fall of the Berlin there was an annual Parade featuring all three nations. The Allied Forces Day Parade was traditionally held during the summer “parade season”. I recently discovered Read more about ALLIED FORCES DAY PARADE[…]

June 12, 2016 Update

Good Day All, Just a quick post to let you know an update had been made to the registry. UNITS UPDATED: 42 Engineer • Company C, 4/6th Infantry • Company B, 5/502nd Infantry  • Company C, 4/18th Infantry • Company F, 40th Armor Also stay tuned for a very special gift from me to you Read more about June 12, 2016 Update[…]

We Went To Berlin

We went to Berlin and helped bring down the Berlin Wall and won the Cold War because things like oppression, censorship, and dictatorships are BAD! Who are we? We are the couple hundred thousands  (give or take a thousand) of United States, French, and British Forces that went to occupy Berlin after the end of Read more about We Went To Berlin[…]

Weekend #1 of 2016

Greetings all, How are you doing? Hopefully, this first full weekend of 2016 finds you in good health and in good times. Tomorrow is Monday again. Hopefully, it will be a little kinder and gentler than last Monday was. Hey, a fellow can hope and dream (pun intended). Seriously, just wanted to drop you a Read more about Weekend #1 of 2016[…]

Happy Boxing Day & Feast of St. Stephen

Greetings Everyone, I hope you had a wonderful Christmas day. Today is BOXING DAY and Feast of St. Stephen. We don’t celebrate, Boxing Day, much here in the United States but this day is thoroughly celebrated by our good friends across the pond.  It was in Berlin that I first heard about the holiday that Read more about Happy Boxing Day & Feast of St. Stephen[…]