Dragoon Base

Connecting the Troopers of Today with the Veterans of Yesterday.



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

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If you don't like the song, you can turn the sound off and just watch the gorgeous girls on roller skates.

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Comment by Sigmund Fertig 7 hours ago

Our other daughter and son in law.

Comment by Sigmund Fertig 8 hours ago

Dinner last night at " Los Vaquero's " with the kiddos, my daughter flew in from Fla. for Thanksgiving with the family !

Comment by Sigmund Fertig 8 hours ago

To all my brother Troopers, " May you Thanksgiving be blessed beyond measure "

Comment by Thomas Blaszkiewicz yesterday

Happy Thanksgiving to all,at home and in the field.

Comment by Thomas Blaszkiewicz yesterday

Comment by Shannon Ryan yesterday

Happy Thanksgiving to one and all. Have a great holiday and eat and drink well. Toujours Pret.

Comment by Thomas G. Carlson yesterday

Good Morning all ypu troopers and troopettes, going to get busy around here soon. so I just want to do a HAPPY THANKS GIVING AND GOD BLESS TO ALL,

Be safe out there.

LOH out.

Comment by Frank L Moseley Jr yesterday

Good morning Troopers ... ..
The full comment box is not loading for me, so only text for today, no pictures.

I want to wish everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving Day! May you have lots of Fun, Food, Friendship and Family.
We will be going to the oldest Daughter's house for dinner with them and our Son.

Hope everyone is doing well. Best wishes to all.

Toujours Pret - Always Ready!

Comment by harold goldstein on Tuesday

we haven't heard this in a while

Comment by harold goldstein on Tuesday

Happy Thanksgiving to all

Thursday, November 23rd 2017
From 12pm - 8pm (last seating)
Dinner Includes:
Potato Pancake Appetizer
German Onion & Apple Soup
Butter Basted Turkey Breast
Old Fashioned Giblet Gravy
Candied Cranberry Sauce
Sweet Potato Souffle OR Mashed Potatoes
Bavarian Sweet Sausage & Sage Stuffing
Green Bean Casserole
Pumpkin Pie or Apple Strudel
$25.99 per person
Reservations are recommended.

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Colonels of the Regiment

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



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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