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Brett Averett updated their profile
Feb 7, 2022
Brett Averett joined Jesse Kelley's group

Border Patrol

Many of us experienced a unique part of history patrolling the East German & Czechoslovakian Borders during the Cold war. Share those stories here with those who served on the border.See More
Feb 7, 2022
Brett Averett left a comment for Christopher Heier
"Chris,I remember serving at The Rock with you. We had some wild times downtown Bayreuth n at the border camp back in the day. Hahahaha  I’m in Tennessee now n self employed. I just joined this site last night after seeing a few names from…"
Feb 7, 2022
Brett Averett left a comment for John Raby
"John,this is Brett Averett,I just joined this last nite and ran across your name scrolling thru the guys that were at The Rock. I’m in Knoxville Tennessee now. I was 1st platoon SFC Candelario. I miss those border patrol days. Hahahaha "
Feb 7, 2022
Brett Averett is now a member of Dragoon Base
Feb 7, 2022

Profile Information

What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
1st Platoon,A Troop
Where were you stationed?
Bindlach, Germany
What MOS or job description did you have?
19 K
What was your rank/title?
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Tell us a little about your cav days.
I was a crewman on M60 A3 till we got the M1 Abrams n spent a lifetime at Vilseck n Graf.
Tell us a little about you now.
I’m self employed doing land clearing and forestry work.
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
Anybody that was in from that time,really
Chris Heier,John Raby

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At 10:13pm on October 19, 2022, James Pollard said…


I have something very vital to disclose to you,but I found it difficult to express myself here, since it's a public site.Could you please get back to me on ( cb.ae@tuta.io ) for the full details.Have a nice day
Thanks God bless.




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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