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Ronny O. Littlejohn left a comment for David Pankey
"David, check out the late John Boyd"s page from your city. I think he worked at the V.A. in Albuquerque for a time."
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"Welcome to Dragoon Base, David. We recently lost one of our Dragoon Base brothers who lived in Albuquerque. He is sorely missed around here but the goat jokes continue."
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What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
H Trp, 2/2; HQ Trp, 2/2 ACR
Where were you stationed?
Bamberg, Artillery Kaserne
What MOS or job description did you have?
11E40
What was your rank/title?
SGT
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Jan '64 - Mar '66
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Oh, what fun! Pretty yellow scarves, tanker boots, forbidden tanker jackets worn at night, Lords of Battle on our monsters, punching holes in paper targets at Graf, stopping communism in its tracks Hooray! ...all that changes with your first RPG, of course.
Tell us a little about you now.
I look at having been a tanker as demonstrative proof that I have never been very sane.

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At 8:07pm on May 29, 2017, Ronny O. Littlejohn said…
David, check out the late John Boyd"s page from your city. I think he worked at the V.A. in Albuquerque for a time.
At 7:49pm on May 29, 2017, Dave Gettman said…

Welcome to Dragoon Base, David. We recently lost one of our Dragoon Base brothers who lived in Albuquerque. He is sorely missed around here but the goat jokes continue.

 
 
 

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