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Good evening to all 2nd Cavalry Troopers, I know that many of us, perhaps not all, have a Cavalry Hat. It may be a Stetson or any other Slo…

Started by Frank L Moseley

218 Apr 2, 2020
Reply by Dave Gettman

Looking for Jeff Jarriel

Like the title says, looking for Jeff. Last spoke in 2015 when he turned over the Association of Border Cavalry Professionals (Face Book) t…

Started by james sailor

1 Apr 1, 2020
Reply by Jeff Jarriel

"Subaltern Shoot" Tank Gunnery Qualification Patches?

I'm trying to replicate a "tankers jacket" complete with the right patches. In the late 70s and early 80s when we qualified our tanks, we r…

Started by Howard Maxwell Tritt

8 Mar 25, 2020
Reply by Dave Gettman

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman

I have been looking at the pictures of LTC Vindman(he testified against Pres. Trump).  It looks like he is wearing a 2nd ACR crest on his r…

Started by Howard Koenig

12 Mar 19, 2020
Reply by Dave Gettman

Greetings all

Hi, I was in Bravo company 501st Military Intelligence battalion "Nightstalkers" 17 Kilo (changed to 96 Romeo in '85) Ground Surveillance R…

Started by Douglas White

10 Mar 10, 2020
Reply by james sailor

2d cav store

  Does the 2d Cav store have a phone number ? Having trouble with the web site

Started by William B. Byce

1 Feb 7, 2020
Reply by Dave Gettman

Looking for full name of Sr turret mech killed in 1977 from HHT Co.

Need help to find the name of the SGT/SFC killed in graf in 1977. He killed working on a Sheridan tank. He accidently hit a switch and it p…

Started by Leroy Wallace

5 Jan 26, 2020
Reply by Greg Jackson

2d cav store

  Does the 2d Cav store have a phone number ? Having trouble with the web site

Started by William B. Byce

0 Jan 7, 2020

Take you back to Amberg

The last time I was back was August 2006 to mark the 20th anniversary of my arrival in Amberg.  If you find yourselves with the means to go…

Started by Eric Heller

27 Sep 14, 2019
Reply by George Crump (Chief)

Fort Laramie

Found a  good article on the Internet about the Regiment, mostly Company K when it was at Fort Laramie, Wyoming in the 1870's - muster roll…

Started by Edward N. Voke

1 Sep 10, 2019
Reply by Dave Gettman



Colonels of the Regiment

9th Colonel of the Regiment David R. Clendenin 29 Oct 1888 – 2 Apr 1891



This was the third design of the 2d Cavalry DUI, worn from 1924-1931. The sharp points on the ends of the bottom scroll again called for a redesign.


Machine Gun Troop, 2d Cavalry; Adjutant General.

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