U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria is headquartered in Grafenwoehr. U.S. Army Garrison Grafenwoehr was redesignated as U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria in 2013. USAG Bavaria now overseas Army installations in Grafenwoehr, Vilseck, Hohenfels and Garmisch. The U.S. Army installation at Vilseck is 20 minutes away. USAG Bavaria encompasses and provides service to U.S. Army installations in Grafenwoehr (Tower Barracks), Vilseck (Rose Barracks), Hohenfels (Hohenfels Training Area) and Garmisch (Artillery Kasern and Sheridan Barracks). The installations at Grafenwoehr and Vilseck provide primary support to the Joint Multinational Training Command and the 2nd Cavalry Regiment.
Headquartered in Grafenwoehr, the 7th Army Training Command is the U.S. Army's largest overseas training command. Its combat maneuver and simulation centers, live-fire ranges, classrooms and facilities provide realistic, tailor-made training solutions to U.S., NATO and partner-nation units and leaders. The 7th Army ATC is a unified command consisting of seven directorates: Combined Arms Training Center, Grafenwoehr Training Area, International Special Training Centre, Joint Multinational Readiness Center, Joint Multinational Simulation Center, 7th Army NCO Academy and Training Support Activity Europe.
The 2nd Cavalry Regimentconsists of six squadrons and is located at Rose Barracks in Vilseck. 2CR, known as the 2D Dragoons, traces its lineage back to the early part of the 19th century. 2CR has the distinction of being the longest continuously serving Regiment in the U.S. Army. The Regimental Motto is Toujours Prêt (French: 'Always Ready') - remember your regiment and follow your officers. If you are a future 2CR Soldier and you have questions or concerns regarding your PCS to Vilseck Email the 2CR's S-1 section.