"Hey John, same to you, years are adding up! Yea, Mayer always looked strange since he was at least 2 feet taller than most of the tanker-types. I think he actually stuck out of the hatch... But then, so did you! So where are…"
"Before we left for exercises, we always saved up our cash and converted them into D-marks. But only after we bought sardines, crackers, cases of sodas and Pringles. You can put 8 cans of a 12 oz. beverages in a .50 caliber ammo can…"
"Let's talk food, what was the best or worst instance of army chow. I always loved the breakfasts at the border camps because the cooks liked being there (and worked hard to stay) and the omelets had 3 eggs instead of 2 like back at…"
"I remember the L Troop beer machine on the first floor, in an alcove near the troop offices. When I was just assigned to L Troop, I was told to clean the floor in the alcove which was a b#$%h since the tiles were grooved. A guy came down…"
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What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
3rd Plt, L Troop
Where were you stationed?
What MOS or job description did you have?
What was your rank/title?
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Sept. 1974 - Sept. 1977
Tell us a little about your cav days.
A little boozy, OK, maybe a little bit more. Memories are funny. If a bus passes by on a cold morning, I get taken back to starting up L-32 in the motor pool by the smell of the diesel fumes. Good folks those cavalry people are...
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.