"Never saw an M73 or M219 but the M60A1RISE that I served on first, had (1979)a F.N. Belgium built M240 that was one great little MG.
The later F.N. USA ones(On M1's and M1A1's) seemed to be less reliable, but maybe those had been used and…"
"Thanks Tim, its getting harder to remember exact details on some things after all these years. I cant even remember my own gunners name now, I just remember he was short and skinny , was married and had three or four kids."
Hey SSG Viet,
doubt if you remember me, I was SP/4 Stevens back then from the A Troop mortars. I'm sure we sat together at the Famed EM Club along with SSG Kohl. I'm still in the Army nearing the end, but I'm up in Schweinfurt now. Was stationed a few years back with SSG Schoonmaker (97-00) at Ft. Lewis. Say howdy if you remember me