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CSM (retired) Terry J. Trobough, 78, of Manhattan, Kansas, PCS'd to Fiddler's Green on 3 August 2019. "Terrible Terry" Trobough was 10th R…

Started by Dave Gettman

1 Aug 6, 2019
Reply by Shannon Ryan

SSGT Wayne Dixon

Wayne Dixon, career soldier and longest tenured Oldtimer entered Fiddler's Green on December 17, 2018.  During the last years of Wayne's li…

Started by Harry Warner

1 May 16, 2019
Reply by Dave Gettman


Ernest Harold Hawn, Troop F, 2d Squadron, 2d Cavalry Group, WW II, passed away December 24, 2016. Ernie was among the first troopers in Eur…

Started by Dave Gettman

1 Jan 19, 2017
Reply by Dave Gettman

SP/4 Stephen D. Forehand

SP/4 Stephen D. Forehand, Scout Section, 2d Platoon, E Troop, 2d Squadron, 2d Armored Cavalry Regiment, went to Fiddler's Green 18 December…

Started by Dave Gettman

4 Jul 4, 2016
Reply by terry strong

SP/4 (retired) Jesse Kelley

Jesse Kelley, former SP/4 with F Troop 1972-75, longtime Dragoon Base member from the original site and administrator here at Dragoon Base…

Started by Dave Gettman

11 Oct 22, 2015

Maj. General Robert "The Dueler" Wagner

60th Colonel of the Regiment, Major General Robert "The Dueler" Wagner, passed away August 14, 2013, in Smithfield, Virginia. He and his wi…

Started by Dave Gettman

8 Jun 17, 2015
Reply by Frank Hughes

LTC (retired) Thomas Wayne Stewart

Tom was born in 1940 in Las Vegas, NV; the second of four sons born to Levi Stewart and Kathleen French, he assumed immense responsibility…

Started by Dave Gettman

0 Sep 9, 2014

Steve "Steve-O" Bowen

Steve “Steve-O” Bowen, of Wilmington, North Carolina, died 7 May 2014 of wounds inflicted during his long battle with cancer. His courage i…

Started by Dave Gettman

8 May 13, 2014
Reply by Edward (Gene) Beck

SSG Jesse L. Williams

The Department of Defense announced today the death of six soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. They died Dec. 17 [201…

Started by Dave Gettman

0 Jan 22, 2014

Robb Russell

Robb Russell, the creator of the current Dragoon Base website, passed away on December 24, 2013. Medic, HHT, 3/2ACR, E-1 to E-4, 1977-79.…

Started by Dave Gettman

0 Jan 22, 2014


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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