U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz activated with its headquarters in Kaiserslautern, Germany, on Oct. 1, 2013. It was formed from the consolidation of four separate military communities and named after the German state in which it resides and operates. Today, the garrison supports a military and civilian workforce of approximately 16,000 people and a total population of about 40,000 Army Soldiers, civilians and family members. The garrison’s footprint stretches across 31 sites from Baumholder to Mannheim and from Gruenstadt to Germersheim in Germany, along with sites in Bulgaria and Romania.
The garrison prides itself on its mission: innovative, committed professionals effectively delivering extraordinary services and facilities for our premiere U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz community.
U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz is the Army’s premier Strategic Readiness Platform overseas in delivering unmatched mobilization and installation support services to enable readiness for a globally-responsive Army and providing a safe home for our Total Force community and families.
A diverse and widespread enclave of Army communities united to provide innovative and exceptional installation services to our Soldiers, civilians and family members, while leading the charge in world-class support to the European theater’s emerging readiness requirements to deter and defend.