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Mike Gulbranson left a comment for George Crump (Chief)
"I was under Sargeant O'Banion when I was there"
May 6, 2016
George Crump (Chief) left a comment for Mike Gulbranson
"Welcome Mike, Chief Crump here I was D company's motor Sgt. for 3 years but first I was assigned as platoon Sgt. for second platoon, were you there when Capt. Bird assume command? if not do you remember who was in command when you were there?…"
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Delta Company

1/2 ACR , Delta Company, Bindlach, Germany The ROCK.See More
Feb 6, 2014
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"Searching for some old 1sq Dco troopers from 1973 thew 1978"
Feb 6, 2014
Jesse Kelley left a comment for George Crump (Chief)
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY GEORGE Wishing you many more, from all of us at DragoonBase!!!"
Jan 22, 2011
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1976 M24 Graf. SP4 Sanders

"It's a WW II relic that D Co got running again. They raced it against an armored car from WW II also. Little history...2d Cav was the first unit in Europe to get the M-24 when it came out in late 1944."
Jan 6, 2011
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1976 M24 Graf. SP4 Sanders

"Were you running M24's in 1974 or was it static display?"
Jan 6, 2011
STEPHEN P. ZURENDA JR left a comment for George Crump (Chief)
"I was in D CO in the AVLB section from 1978-180. I liked your photo of (Marty?)DiMezza he was a Spec 5 driver when I knew him. Was Captain Skinner the CO while you were there? 1/2 ACR Great bunch of guys."
Aug 30, 2010
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1975 M24 at Camp Gates rebuilding #1

"nice chaffee tank i have a m-5 halftrack"
Apr 23, 2010
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Apr 23, 2010
Edward (Gene) Beck left a comment for George Crump (Chief)
"Happt birthday George."
Jan 22, 2010
Jesse Kelley left a comment for George Crump (Chief)
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY GEORGE Wishing you many more, from all of us at DragoonBase!!!"
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1976-7-4 M24 on display

"I remember the maintenance folks had this and an old half track running for a while. They held races between them on one organization day in 1975 or 76."
Jan 5, 2010
Roy Aldy left a comment for George Crump (Chief)
"Hi George hope you injoyed your latest trip back to Gernmoy as we did did last November. Charlotte is not well but is doing better.he had another heary attack on sept.3"
Sep 17, 2009
Donald A. Atterberry left a comment for George Crump (Chief)
"Did you know SSG Gary Horn from D co?"
Sep 9, 2009
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1976 M24 Graf. SP4 Sanders

"Now thats a slick track! mtw B/37"
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Opel,Sonnenhof from 1973-2009

A great restaurant owned by Werner & Inge Opel was favored by troopers for promotion, & Plt. partys
Aug 16, 2009
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Profile Information

What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
Dco 1sq 2nd ACR and HHT 1sq 2nd ACR
Where were you stationed?
ON THE ROCK - Bindlach Germany
What MOS or job description did you have?
11E40 - M60A1 Tank commander - Platoon Sergeant - Company Motor sergeant - Squadron Motor Sergeant - Squadron Maintenance Tech. (Warrant Officer)
What was your rank/title?
SSG - E6 Tank Commander SFC - E7 Platoon Sergeant and Company & Squadron Motor Sergeant - WO1 Warrant Officer Squadron Maintenance Tech
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1973 - 1978
Tell us a little about your cav days.
As the Delta Company motor sergeant we were awarded the best Maint. Shop by Gen. Blanchard - also we rebuilt a WW2 M-24 Tank, was used for change of command ceremony's, parades and German festivals,
Tell us a little about you now.
A member of the 2nd Cav. Association, enjoy touring with my 1800 Gold Wing Trike, in 2009 I married a German lady who I met while attending the 2nd Cav. Ceremonies in Vilseck Germany.
Do you have a web site?
http://no
Phone number (Optional).
1-(337) 463-7828
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
Troopers who served in D. Company and / or on the rock from 1973-1978 I had the privilege and honor to serve with and under some of the finest officers, NCOs and troopers in my military career. The memories and experiences while serving in the 2nd Cav. will always be in my heart and mind. Dragoon For Life

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At 2:10pm on November 25, 2016, Dave Gettman said…

Hey George, you still out there?

At 10:00pm on May 6, 2016, Mike Gulbranson said…
I was under Sargeant O'Banion when I was there
At 11:32am on January 22, 2014, Edward (Gene) Beck said…

Happy Birthday George. I hope you are well.

At 12:21pm on January 22, 2011, Jesse Kelley said…
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY GEORGE
Wishing you many more, from all of us at DragoonBase!!!
At 10:33am on August 30, 2010, STEPHEN P. ZURENDA JR said…
I was in D CO in the AVLB section from 1978-180.
I liked your photo of (Marty?)DiMezza he was a Spec 5 driver when I knew him.
Was Captain Skinner the CO while you were there?
1/2 ACR Great bunch of guys.
At 6:31am on January 22, 2010, Jesse Kelley said…
At 12:50am on September 17, 2009, Roy Aldy said…
Hi George hope you injoyed your latest trip back to Gernmoy as we did did last November. Charlotte is not well but is doing better.he had another heary attack on sept.3
At 6:47pm on September 9, 2009, Donald A. Atterberry said…
Did you know SSG Gary Horn from D co?
At 2:32pm on April 21, 2009, Will Andrus said…
Welcome Chief, Congrats to you and the frau. Have you heard anything about working on those tanks in Vilseck?
Toujours Pret
At 1:08am on April 21, 2009, Dave Gettman said…
George, glad you could make it! Welcome to Dragoon Base.

Congratulations on the new marriage. Guess I should have grabbed one while I was there!

I posted all my photos from the Vilseck ceremonies here: http://dragoonbase.ning.com/photo/album/listForOwner?screenName=3ljzwhob69cim
 
 
 

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