Decrease Font Size Increase Font Size
Login

Military Photos



Funari Barracks

(181 total words in this text)
(1833 Reads)  Printer-friendly page
Funari Barracks
Mannheim, Germany
The Mannheim Community Service Center, located in Funari Barracks, provides a wide range of communications services to the Mannheim Military Community and to the 293d Base Support Battalion.

The Army Computer Emergency Response Team (ACERT) has forward deployed elements in order to better support the warfighter in the detection and response of computer network security events. The Regional CERTs (RCERTs) are located in Fort Huachuca, Arizona; Funari Barracks, Mannheim, Germany; Fort Shafter, Hawaii; and Taegu, Korea to support the Continental United States (CONUS), U.S. Army Europe (USAREUR), U.S. Army Pacific (USARPAC), and Eighth U.S. Army respectively. Two additional RCERTs are planned for Fort Gordon, Georgia and South West Asia (SWA) to support the Army component to U. S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) and the Army component to U. S. Central Command (CENTCOM) respectively. Each of the RCERTs are collocated with the Army Signal Command?s (ASC) Theater Network Operation and Security Centers (TNOSCs) that manage the Army?s backbone networks to facilitate communication and coordination between network operations management and network security management.

Military History
Forum Posts

Military Polls

Should the U.S. use a Draft to Alleviate Military Recruiting Problems?

[ Results | Polls ]

Votes: 93

This Day in History
1742: A Spanish force invading Georgia runs headlong into the colonys British defenders. The battle decides the fate of a colony.

1777: American troops give up Fort Ticonderoga, on Lake Champlain, to the British.

1798: Napoleon Bonapartes army begins its march towards Cairo from Alexandria.

1815: After defeating Napoleon at Waterloo, the victorious Allies march into Paris.

1863: Lt. Colonel Christopher "Kit" Carson leaves Santa Fe with his troops, beginning his campaign against the Indians of New Mexico and Arizona.

1941: Although a neutral country, the United States sends troops to occupy Iceland to keep it out of Germanys hands.

1964: Gen. Maxwell Taylor, the new ambassador to South Vietnam, arrives in Saigon.

1966: The U.S. Marine Corps launches Operation Hasting to drive the North Vietnamese Army back across the Demilitarized Zone in Vietnam.

1969: A battalion of the U.S. 9th Infantry Division leaves Saigon in the initial withdrawal of U.S. troops. The 814 soldiers were the first of 25,000 troops that were withdrawn in the first stage of the U.S. disengagement from the war.