Learn more about what DLA Europe & Africa provides to the warfighter through a YouTube playlist featuring their support to exercises and their logistics support in action at several military installations.

DLA Europe & Africa serves as the Defense Logistics Agency's operationalized Regional Command Headquarters supporting U.S. European Command and U.S. Africa Command Areas of Operation (AOR). DLA Europe & Africa proactively integrates and synchronizes DLA’s Global Readiness Solutions to ensure EUCOM, AFRICOM, and Service Component Warfighter Capability.

As the Nation’s Combat Logistic Support Agency’s forward single headquarters supporting EUCOM and AFRICOM AORs, DLA Europe & Africa provides the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, federal agencies, and partner and allied Nations with the full spectrum of logistics, acquisition, and technical services within an increasingly complex geographic environment that includes 55.8 million square miles covering 104 Nations.

Postured forward and supported by DLA’s six Major Subordinate Commands - DLA Aviation, DLA Troop Support, DLA Energy, DLA Distribution, DLA Disposition, DLA Land and Maritime - DLA Europe & Africa is prepared to sustain warfighter readiness and lethality by delivering proactive global logistics in peace and war.

With a dedicated, agile workforce that is forward and engaged throughout Europe and Africa, DLA Europe & Africa leverages strong partnerships with the Joint Logistics Enterprise, Inter-Agency, Industry, and partner and Allied Nations to serve the Warfighter and our Nation!

 

Europe & Africa News

Specialized training program helps new employees thrive in the Subsistence supply chain
Bill Blake is a senior TVLS, in the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support’s Subsistence supply chain. Blake serves as the trainer to new TVLS PaCERs on the OCONUS team. (Photo by Alexandria Brimage-Gray)
April 4, 2019 - As a former intern in the now, Defense Logistics Agency Pathways to Career Excellence program, these are feelings that Bill Blake knows very well. So he decided that he would do something to help ease the transition for those participants who came after him.

DLA delivers produce to Egyptian port, expands support in Red Sea
Navy logisticians with Combined Task Force 53 receive a delivery of fresh fruits and vegetables Feb. 20 at a commercial port in Safaga, Egypt. DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa managed the delivery, the first to the port after the Navy requested more delivery points to support vessels operating in the Red Sea. Photo courtesy of CTF-53.
Feb. 25, 2019 - “The delivery is more than a truck of fresh fruit and vegetables,” said Army Lt. Col. Sherdrick Rankin, DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa commander. “This effort brings a new capability to the Navy in the (U.S. Central Command) area of operations and expands support in the strategic waters of the Red Sea.”

Agency usable excess property sales begin in Africa
A John Deere forklift loader awaits sale at the DLA Disposition Services at Djibouti excess property yard onboard Camp Lemonnier. DLA recently completed its very first usable excess property sale on the continent of Africa.
Dec. 14, 2018 - 35 items netted almost $50,000 in continent’s first online excess property auction.

Visit to site of key World War I victory prompts reflection, appreciation
DLA Europe and Africa employees and guests visited the St. Mihiel American Cemetery, whose grounds are planted with fields of poppies. From left: Del Miltenberger, Tami Dinan, Rob Dinan, Mike Wolskey, Joe Caire, Jim White, Rhonda Johns, Ron Johns (Courtesy photo)
Oct. 12, 2018 - Nov. 11, 2018, marks not only Veterans Day but also the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I. Members of the DLA Europe and Africa Enterprise team recently visited the sites of the St. Mihiel Offensive — a key moment in the history of Europe and of the U.S. Army.

DLA Distribution Europe Commander recognizes local German firefighters
Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, Europe Commander, Army Lt. Col.  Jonathan Ackiss, visited local German firefighters to present them with mementos in appreciation for their support during a fire last month at Germersheim Army Depot.
Aug. 29, 2018 - Firefighters from Lingenfeld and Germersheim fire departments were recognized with special coins and certificates of appreciation by the U.S. Army Aug. 21 for their recent emergency response efforts to a fire last month at Germersheim Army Depot.

New video showcases field support
DLA Disposition Services comes through for soldiers in rural Poland, helping them outfit austere field exercise conditions with excess furniture and gym equipment.
Aug. 8, 2018 - The agency highlights its expeditionary support efforts in a new "Everywhere You Go" video clip set in rural Poland.

DLA Headquarters Recent News

Holocaust survivor shares childhood story with HQC employees
Louise Lawrence-Israëls shares the painful memory of her childhood during the Holocaust April 17 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex. Photo by Beth Reece
April 18, 2019 - Louise Lawrence-Israëls shares the painful memory of her childhood during the Holocaust.