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George Crump (Chief) commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Hi Gene - I was wondering do you have any pictures you like to share with us, I'm especially looking for any old pictures of the rock. I was wondering during your time. Were you a part of first operation Gyro in 1955-58 when they sent 1000…"
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George Crump (Chief) commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Hi Dave - yes Roy, is on the left with the brown jacket, at this event is when I first met him, and then again in Germany we were supposed to meet at the Fort Knox event but if I remember correctly I was I unable to travel because of bad weather. So…"
7 hours ago
gene gunia commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Harold,in 1959 we used to stop on that blown out bridge while on patrol and at that time there was no fence or sign there yet."
10 hours ago
Dave Gettman commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Missed this yesterday.... National POW/MIA Recognition Day: The VFW is attending National POW/MIA Recognition Day ceremonies at the Pentagon today to remember more than 82,000 missing and unaccounted-for Americans from our nation’s wars going…"
10 hours ago
Dave Gettman commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Chief, I think Roy is in this photo at Arlington National Cemetery during the 2007 reunion. Can you point him out for me?"
11 hours ago
George Crump (Chief) commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Hi Harold, unfortunately I do not know the exact date, only it was sometimes in the 50s."
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harold goldstein commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Chief, What year was that photo taken"
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George Crump (Chief) commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Infor. on last photo - the man standing between the German border patrol officer and 2nd Cav. Cmd. is Audie Murphy visiting the border.near Hof. and by the way, those living in the Houston area I do hope your high and dry. And remember God has a…"
yesterday
George Crump (Chief) commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Dave you made my day - that's a big 10-4 on Roy Aldy, profile, and what do you think about placing him in fiddlers Green site, maybe you could help me on what more information  I would need. to honor him. And let's hope it will be a…"
yesterday
Troy White left a comment for Alexandra Tims
"I remember you Alex! I think my ex-wife Sonja worked with you at Melodies for a little while. Loved that place and I think of it every time I hear Happy Trails by Van Halen."
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Troy White commented on howard maxwell tritt's group Lightning Troop
"Spent 3 years in L Troop from 84 to 87. 13 border tours and trips to all the training areas. Best 3 years of my life."
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