"I remember first Christmas in Germany, it 1975 I was assigned to I troop as Ponds Barracks. The barracks was being renovated so I Troop was moved to Vilseck, it was the worst Christmas of my life, I was new to the unit, I was broke, I didn't…"
"Hello Tom, I have not seen any posting from you lately, the pictures of the pretty girls really made my day. I am looking forward to seeing more in the near future. I wish all the troopers a good day."
"Hello Tom, how are you, I was sitting here reading the Old Timers comments. Do you remember when you and I was room mate and I had been out drinking. When I came in the room you had your army of soldiers on my bunk and I threw them on the floor.…"
What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
I served in I troop 3/2 ACR
Where were you stationed?
Pond Barrack, Amberg
What MOS or job description did you have?
76D PLL clerk
What was your rank/title?
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
August 1975-October 1980
Tell us a little about your cav days.
At the time it was hard because we went to the field a lot, but I enjoyed the free time that we had. I enjoyed it so much stayed there during my first tour over 5 years.
Tell us a little about you now.
I retired from the military in 1995 at Ft. Hood TX. I lived in Killeen, TX. working as a case worker until July 2001. I moved to Richmond, Virginia worked for the Department of Juvenile until October of this year when i retired.
Still breathing , how about you doing OK ?. Still living in Newport News ? . I think about you every now and then, posted a picture of you on the Pond Barracks Facebook page, might even have the same picture posted on my page here, I usually go to the Oldtimer's page here everyday, don't have anything else to do, not to many of us I Trp guys from that time around that I can find, glad to hear from you, hopefully we can keep in touch this time