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" MERRY CHRISTMAS " to all my fellow Troopers who served in Bamberg, no matter the year !

Started by Sigmund Fertig

3 Dec 7, 2017
Reply by Steve Polli


I pulled 1 month guard duty at Site 33 and heard so many rumors of what was there.What do you troops know about that place?

Started by Randy Garbrick

39 Mar 8, 2015
Reply by valor j oshea jr

Little Switzerland

Anyone here remember going to Little Switzerland? We were at Graf,summer of 72 and we got on a truck in our fatigues,and wen t to this plac…

Started by Randy Garbrick

8 Dec 28, 2013
Reply by Galen L. Schroeder


Anyone hear about the underground track park (beneath the parade ground) at 2/2's Kaserne? I heard there was a blocked off entrance in one…

Started by Eric Larson

32 Dec 23, 2012
Reply by Richard E. Swinney II


JUST READ IT AT MIL.COM the 2006 name change to stryker - NEW cmdr. Just Dropped the STRYKER from the name, its back to its post 2WWII NAME…

Started by MARK PILLOW

0 Dec 6, 2011

Icecream Parlor

 Remember when they took one of the extra messhalls and made a frilly icecream parlor out of it? Probably mid 72? Was that to give us a pla…

Started by Randy Garbrick

7 Aug 6, 2011
Reply by Rodger Kauffman

M113 in Iraq

Still going strong with 14000 units in US service   M113_iraq2.jpg   M113_iraq3.jpg   M113_iraq4.jpg

Started by Mike, Madd Matt, Matthews

2 Jan 26, 2011
Reply by Mike, Madd Matt, Matthews

Border Tab

The tabs we wore on our patrol caps are still avalible from the FRG. Check ebay Item number: 370176954948 Happy Hunting

Started by Mike, Madd Matt, Matthews

11 Jan 24, 2011
Reply by Mike, Madd Matt, Matthews

experiences in Bamberg

In 1969 after completeing my tour in Vietnam (1/77 Armor) I was assigned to H Co. Back in those days one need a pass to just go accross the…

Started by Pete Occhialini

18 Jan 22, 2011
Reply by Darrell W Williams (Willie)

Banberg Research Project

I am looking to nail down the name of someone who was stationed at Bamberg in the late 1950s.  Here's what I know about the person in quest…

Started by Donald Ray

1 Dec 2, 2010
Reply by Dave Gettman




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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