By Rod Powers
United States Army Garrison (USAG) Stuttgart is located in the southwest German city of Stuttgart, the cultural and political capital of the state of Baden-Württemberg. The city of Stuttgart is home to more than 1.5 million people including the adjoining suburbs. Stuttgart is best known as the manufacturing site of Mercedes and Porsche cars. Stuttgart is conviently located to drive or take a train to Switzerland, Austria, France, Italy, Luxembourg, Belgium, or the Netherlands.
The Stuttgart Military Community is known as a "Purple Community," meaning that all branches of service (to include active duty, reserve and guard) are assigned here from the Army, Air Force, Marines, Navy and Coast Guard. Federal civil service (NSPS), contract employees and local national hires are also part of the workforce in the community.
USAG Stuttgart provides support services at four primary installations; Panzer Kaserne, Patch Barracks, Kelley Barracks and Robinson Barracks, and maintains a presence at the Stuttgart Army Airfield.
It is the mission of the U.S. Army Garrison Stuttgart to provide our joint, enduring military community with quality facilities and First-Class services and programs that enhance mission readiness and foster a hometown, and good neighbor environment .
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