||Lt. Gen. Colin Powell, then V Corps Commander,
observes an award streamer being placed on the band's colors
by Holger Börner, then governor of Germany's state of Hessen,
where the 3AD was located. The band, which was extremely popular
with the German citizenry, was cited for its contributions to
the German-American communities through its numerous public concerts,
parade marching, and other musical programs.