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Bill Russell
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  • Norman, OK
  • United States

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What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
How battery,2/2acr
Where were you stationed?
Bamberg germany
What MOS or job description did you have?
13E20, FDC
What was your rank/title?
sp/5-chief of section, computer,FDC
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Bamberg was/is a beer town. In my time there, we went to different pizza shops for great food/beer.From what we practiced there, it was easy to make rank later,because we just knew more than the others,as far as FDC went.
Tell us a little about you now.
100% disability from a year in Nam.
Phone number (Optional).
405 360-0413
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
anybody from How btry, 2/2acr in the years mentioned. Joe Mackiewitz,Bo Trimble, Ray Shelton,Blanchard from La.,

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At 12:13am on May 17, 2011, Jesse Kelley said…
At 7:30pm on February 21, 2011, Harry Warner said…
Sorry about that...Camp Gates was one of the border stations.
At 5:54pm on February 21, 2011, Harry Warner said…
Glad to see you here, Bill.  Our times in Germany seemed to overlap.  Did you ever make it to Gates?
At 11:57am on August 12, 2010, Jesse Kelley said…




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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