A Journey to Poland, Czech Republic and Germany, September – October 2015

By Debbie and Ed Mucha Our “Journey” was in the planning stages since mid-2014 as I began writing various Archive Offices in Poland to see if family records might be available. All this occurred after I had exhausted contacting various Parish offices in the USA. I found some info but not earlier files as I wanted. […]

Officers’ Club Opening up Membership in September

  Starting Sept. 1, service members of any rank or military branch will be eligible to apply for membership at the soon-to-be-renamed Fort Myer Officers’ Club on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall. Source: Officers’ Club opening up membership in September | Article | The United States Army

The History that Haunts Us – Fort Benning

It’s not all fun and games. Some of the stories that haunt our history leave me feeling a little bit sad. Like the story of Barbara King, the young daughter of Maj. Gen. Campbell King, who commanded Fort Benning from 1929 to 1933. Barbara fell in love with her father’s driver, a young enlisted Soldier, […]

B.T Collins Reserve Center IHG Army Hotel Closed

The IHG Army Hotel at B.T. Collins Reserve Center, located just 15 minutes from downtown Sacramento, is now closed. The facility is reported to have closed September 2016. The closest military facilities with lodging are Travis AFB, approximately 51 miles southwest, and Beale AFB, approximately 48 miles north.