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

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

Started by Dave Gettman. Last reply by Dave Gettman Mar 1, 2017.

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Comment by Dave Gettman on December 25, 2017 at 8:25am

Snow in Tacoma. Merry Christmas, everybody!

Grew my own Charlie Brown Christmas tree this year from a seedling that popped up in the beauty bark out in the back yard. Just like my kids were when they were young.....so damn ugly it's cute.

Comment by gene gunia on December 24, 2017 at 10:57am

would like to wish all the 2nd ac troopers a very safe,happy and healthy xmas and new year

Comment by G. "Butch" Mundy on December 23, 2017 at 12:42pm

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all 2ACR Troopers  .

Comment by Thomas Blaszkiewicz on December 23, 2017 at 12:37pm

Mike,has been sick.

Comment by Dave Gettman on December 23, 2017 at 12:37pm

Merry Christmas, Shannon.

Mike is good. See him on Facebook a lot. See Gene there sometimes too.

Comment by Shannon Ryan on December 23, 2017 at 12:33pm

You are right Harry we have not heard from Gene in a while.

Comment by Harry Warner on December 23, 2017 at 12:25pm

Oh, and how about the critter getter, Edward "Gene" Beck?

Comment by Harry Warner on December 23, 2017 at 12:23pm

Mike is on Facebook, but I’m not.  Help!!

Comment by Shannon Ryan on December 23, 2017 at 12:12pm

Merry Christmas to all, So glad to hear that Wayne is pulling through. Now has anyone heard from Mike in New York ? we have not heard from him in a while.

Comment by Dave Gettman on December 23, 2017 at 11:39am

One good thing Ronny....if you have a real bad day, you won't remember it the next day.

 

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8th Colonel of the Regiment Nelson B. Sweitzer 9 Jun 1886 – 29 Oct 1888

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2d DRAGOONS

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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