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The Honorary Squadron of the 2d Dragoons

For members who have been "Entered on the rolls of The Honorary Squadron, Second Dragoons Regiment

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Started by Robert S. McCorkle, aka, Bob. Last reply by Dave Gettman Nov 18, 2014.

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Comment by Dave Gettman on September 23, 2013 at 10:43pm

Yeah Joe, I see he transferred two months before my dad got there.

Comment by Joseph Robert Williams on September 23, 2013 at 9:11pm

Dave,  That Anniversary Book on page 2 about 3/4 down is 1Lt Robert M. Rose.  He was sent to Germany instead of Korea and served  as a LnO in the 1st Battalion.  He told me it was on the Rock at Bindlach.  In 1966 he was a LTC and Commanded the 1st Squadron at the Rock.  He was an Outstanding Commander.

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Comment by Joseph L. Krawczyk Jr. on February 21, 2013 at 4:29pm

I was entered into the Honorary Squadron on 28 June 1990, in book 1, page 25. Commander 3rd Squadron, 2d ACR.

Comment by Joseph Robert Williams on February 17, 2013 at 10:49pm

I was entered on the rolls os the 'Honorary Squadron Second United States Dragoons' on the 15th of November 1966 by Colonel James P. Cahill at Nurenberg, Germany.  I am on page 14.  This honor sits side by side with the Border Tour Certificate for Hof, Coberg, Kronach and Camp Gates.

Comment by Floyd M. Dyer on August 29, 2012 at 12:21pm

 added to rolls july 2000 at ft polk, c troop

Comment by GERALD R JORDAN on July 22, 2012 at 4:40pm

HI,  I'M GERALD R JORDAN IWAS ADDED 22-MAY-1959 - PAGE 23

HOE DO I GET LISTED ON HERE

Comment by Andrew T. Hirsch on July 28, 2011 at 7:33pm

I was enterd on the rolls  of the Honorary Squadron Srcond United Stated Dragoons

on the Thrteenth day of April 1956 by Colonel William E. Lobit ,Armor Comanding

at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland

Comment by John Taylor on July 28, 2011 at 4:37pm
"Entered on the rolls of The Honorary Squadron, Second Dragoons Regiment" by the 71st Colonel of the Regiment Col. Terry Wolff, December 2000.  My certificate is mounted on the wall of my office above my Border Certificate from 1976.  Two of my more prized wall hangings.  Got to assist in inducting many members in the Reed Museum at Fort Polk.  The bar was always set high for selection.  Not every nomination turned in was approved.  The histroy that is held in that book is the history of our Army, Regiment and Country since the Constabulary Period after WWII.  Salutations to all members.  Always Ready.
Comment by terry l bentz on June 22, 2011 at 2:36am

I was entered on the rolls of The Honorary Squadron Second Dragoons Regiment page 46,  4 may 1971 by act S/Major H Bruce.

Hope to find this book some day, or at least see it posted online.

Comment by Paul Richard Decker, Sr on May 24, 2011 at 4:13pm
Hello fellow troopers of the Honorary Squadron Second United States Dragoons I was entered on the rolls as Sergeant  on page 55 by WG Bauer dated 27 Jun 77 and signed by    COL Harold R. Page 59th Colonel of the Regiment Commanding  TOUJOURS PRET  Always Ready Sir
 

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