Welcome to the Ferris Barracks Erlangen, Germany blog.

Ferris Barracks was a US Army Kaserne located in Erlangen, Germany. In 1993 the kaserne was turned back over to the German Government. The buildings left were turned into apartments and businesses.

Ferris Barracks Erlangen, Germany



Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Football hooligans 'getting more violent'

 

Photo: DPA

Football hooligans 'getting more violent'

Violence at football matches in Germany’s top leagues has reached record highs, leaving police struggling to control it, the Interior Ministry said this week.READ (2 COMMENTS) »

Monday, February 22, 2010

Police chase down masked marauders on A3 motorway - The Local

 

Photo: DPA

Police chase down masked marauders on A3 motorway

Published: 19 Jan 09 14:21 CET
Online: http://www.thelocal.de/society/20090119-16873.html

A frantic call to police reporting a car with a pair of masked bandits caused a scare on the A3 motorway, but they turned out to be a couple who had caught a cold, Erlangen police reported on Monday.

Police chase down masked marauders on A3 motorway - The Local

Wednesday, January 27, 2010


Marktplatz in front of the bahnhoff Erlangen, Germany

Herzogenaurach, Germany Marktplatz

My name is SFC Eddie Pierce from Indianapolis, Indiana.  I spent almost 5 years at this kaserne in the 1970's.  It was one of the best duty stations during my Army career.  Loved the area and the people of Erlangen.