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Open invitation to all who lived through or served during the cold war and can remember a world before computers.

Members: 250
Latest Activity: 14 hours ago

SONG OF THE WEEK

HEY SHANNON, THIS ONE'S FOR YOU, BROTHER! BUT THE REST O' Y'ALL CAN LISTEN TOO IF'N YA WANT.

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Recommended Reading for 2d Dragoons/2d Cavalry 26 Replies

Started by Dave Gettman. Last reply by Dave Gettman Mar 1.

Troop Ships 43 Replies

Started by Rob Gould. Last reply by Robert Burns Wadley Dec 25, 2015.

Oldtimers at Fiddler's Green 8 Replies

Started by Dave Gettman. Last reply by Shannon Ryan Sep 29, 2015.

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Comment by Wayne Dixon 14 hours ago

I'll try again today to see if I can get on the net.  I had sent HARRY an e-mail he said we were having some problems.

TOP OF THE DAY, TROOPERS.  sending the best wishes to all, all take care.

Comment by Shannon Ryan on Thursday
Comment by Dave Gettman on Wednesday

Oh yeah, many years before the Macaw.

Comment by Harry Warner on Wednesday

Dave,I new someone had to be lurking amongst the ferns.  Did you have the CD BEFORE the macaw came to live with you?  You can tell me.  I won't squeal.

Comment by Dave Gettman on Wednesday

Harry,

I've got a 2 hour CD with no music, just sounds of the Brazilian jungle. The wife's Macaw loves it!

Comment by Harry Warner on Wednesday

Comment by harold goldstein on Tuesday

SIG, AS i SAID, AS FAR AS i KNOW, NO ONE SMOKED POT OR TOOK ANY DRUGS IN THE 58 - 60 ERA.

WE WERE EXPOSED TO POT EARLY 70'S POSSIBLY VERY LATE 60'S

Comment by Harry Warner on Tuesday

Opie just checked in. He's been having trouble signing in. All is well in the Hansen household.  

Comment by Harry Warner on Tuesday
Thanks, Shannon. I won't be too hard on him. Guy's gotta make a living.
Comment by Shannon Ryan on Tuesday

Harry, he is on facebook, my wife has a facebook account and I go look once in a while they have a Pond barracks page and a lot of guys are on there. And it seems Opie has a job over there so they may be keeping him busy.

 

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Colonels of the Regiment

7th Colonel of the Regiment John P. Hatch

26 June 1881 - 9 January 1886

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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.

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