"Hey Glen C, He's talking about 'pillbox' the short guy at echo troop and it had to have happened in '84 because I don't remember that and I left in Mar '84. We had also already transitioned to the M1 because we were no…"
"The beer in our barracks was american beer and we only drank it when we were broke. I remember Milano's pizza delivered to the front gate on payday! and grabbing a snitzel sandwich at the scrounge (mit pomfrits). And beers at the rod & gun…"
"I remember when I was senior medic of H co. and we were at Camp Hof and our company commander Cpt Light got drunk and took a tank downtown destroying several cars and damaging a couple of buildings. Didn't see Cpt Light after that."
"I'll never forget Mr. Bryant our PA in Bamberg 2/2. He wanted all his medics to learn all they could as a medic under his supervision I learned to do venal cut-downs, field surgery, field dentistry, set fractures and a boat load of stitching.…"
What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
2nd Squadron 2nd ACR
Where were you stationed?
What MOS or job description did you have?
What was your rank/title?
E-4 / Squad Leader
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1981 thru 1984
Tell us a little about your cav days.
We lived in the field most of the time Graf, Hof, Reforger, alerts. I'll never forget the railloads. Blackcat wine!!! Bratwurst outside the main PX. Dunkel Bier! I loved the cooking so much I married a beautiful German Girl to bring back home. I miss my BMW and Little Switzerland. Getting ripped downtown and then every other unit wanting to fight us and ofcourse the CAV always kicked butt!!
Tell us a little about you now.
A lot more settled down. Married 28 yrs 2 great kids and better life because I lived through the CAV experience.
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
Glen Cassidy, Lance Larsen, Daniel Christine, John Cowart, Mike Anderson, Thomas Meadors, Jeffrey Becker, Robert Graham, Joe Appleman, Greg Stephens, Dwayne Lloyd, Winston Bryant, Donald Moats, Tony Deniz
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