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Frank L Moseley
  • 74, Male
  • Seffner, FL
  • United States

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Highland Cavalry Regiment is Recruiting
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There's a great bunch of guys (and a few women too) in the unit. Colonel (Retired) Darwin…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank L Moseley Apr 18, 2015.

STETSONS aka CAVALRY HATS Etc.
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Good evening to all 2nd Cavalry Troopers,I know that many of us, perhaps not all, have a Cavalry Hat. It may be a Stetson or any other Slouch or Western style. Most that I have seen have a 3 or 4…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Gettman Oct 9.

 

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Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Wednesday Afternoon Brother Troopers and Oldtimers ... ..  Checking in to say hello and read the discussions. The weather, here in Thonotosassa, FL is finally beginning to moderate. Still in the mid to upper 80s during the day but dipping…"
Wednesday
Dave Gettman replied to Frank L Moseley's discussion STETSONS aka CAVALRY HATS Etc.
"Robert, I have a Second Army pin on the side of mine also, in honor of PFC Fred Ashley."
Oct 9
Robert Burns Wadley replied to Frank L Moseley's discussion STETSONS aka CAVALRY HATS Etc.
"Here is the Cavalry hat I designed for myself.  I am partial to the designation, "2nd Armored Cavalry" as you can see. My hat is from Miller Hat Company. Their work is first rate and their customer support is above reproach. I have…"
Oct 8
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Harold Goldstein -  I am wearing the Good Conduct and NDSM [National Defense Service Medal] I don't know why the pic turned sideways when posted."
Oct 3
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good afternoon Oldtimers and Troopers ... ..  It's been awhile since I checked in. We are doing all right. Signed a one year lease in the RV Park/Resort we are at in Thonotosassa, Florida. We'll be staying put, for a while. Going to…"
Oct 2
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Wednesday Afternoon Brother Dragoons and Oldtimers! Well the West Coast of Florida lucked out on Hurricane Dorian. It took a Northern turn and skirted the East Coast. Looks like the North Carolina and Nova Scotia Coastlines took a bad hit…"
Sep 11
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Tuesday Afternoon Troopers and OldTimers! ..... Harry ... .. we are doing fine. Especially since Dorian made the TURN North. My part of Florida is NOT under any Watches or Warnings. WE were keeping a close eye on it though. If needed, we would…"
Sep 3
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Wednesday Afternoon Oldtimers and Troopers.  Tis the [not so] wandering Scotsman himself, Checkin' In at Dragoon Base. We are surviving the Heat, Humidity and Rain doon here in Thonotosassa, FL. Getting ready to sign a one year lease…"
Aug 14
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Harry, It is HOT down here!! Heat Advisory for today with Heat Index of 103 to 108 degrees. Lovely weather!"
Jun 26
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Dinnae mean for that pic to load twice.  Not worth the effort to delete and redo."
Jun 21
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good afternoon Oldtimers and Troopers ... .. I hope everyone is doing well on this Summer Solstice. Enjoy the day!  Toujours Pret!"
Jun 21
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Before the day slips away, I want to wish a Happy Father's Day to all the Dads here in the group. Hope you had a great day. My Son spent part of the day with us and helped me put the 5th Wheel Hitch back into the truck. Toujours Pret!"
Jun 16
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good evening Troopers and OLDTIMERS ... .. Harold, Harry Shannon and Dave ... Thank you for the Birthday wishes. This auld, travelin' Scotsman has made it to 74. (older than some, younger than others) Spent the day with the wife and son.…"
Jun 8
Frank L Moseley replied to Frank L Moseley's discussion STETSONS aka CAVALRY HATS Etc.
"New picture, taken on Sunday, at a Memorial Day Service."
May 30
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Dave, My power and wi-fi were down when I found your note, via e-mail. Sent you the info via Messenger. Her name is Annette M Kirk, President, Gold Star Mothers, Inc, Department of FL-PR I believe that her Son was with HHT 3rd Sqdn 2d CR."
May 30
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good afternoon Troopers and Oldtimers ... .. On Sunday, Cathy and I attended a Memorial Day Service at the Veterans Memorial Park, here in Tampa, FL. I wore my Stetson and 2nd Cav Polo Shirt.  The service was very nice, well done and solemn. A…"
May 29

Profile Information

What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
Hq Trp 3rd Sqdn 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment
Where were you stationed?
Amberg, Pond Barracks, Mohl Kaserne
What MOS or job description did you have?
11E20 Armor Crewman, 76Y20 General Supply, 76S20 Repair Parts PLL
What was your rank/title?
Pvt E-2 to Sp5 E-5
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Feb 1966 to Aug 15, 1968
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Arrived as an Armor Crewman and wound up a PLL Clerk in Sqdn Maint. Later moved to the S-4 Office, Property Book Sect under CWO Patterson and 1st LT Harris S-4 Officer. MSgt Ernie Raxter was the Maint Sgt, WO Oscar Amador Maint Officer,. Some of the guys I can remember are Keith Alsip, AJ Lorincz.
Tell us a little about you now.
Now fully Retired.....Was Working part time for Target Store in Tampa, Fl and on Social Security. Married, 3 grown kids and 4 grandchildren.
Phone number (Optional).
8132440102
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
W. Keith Alsip [found,deceased] A.J.Lorincz [found] Joe Gilmer [welder in Sq Maint] Alvin C York, , others

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At 12:16pm on June 8, 2018, Shannon Ryan said…

Happy birthday Frank enjoy your day.

At 5:22pm on July 16, 2017, George McKay said…
I lost my place and hit the send button. Big fingers small keys. Anyway hope your doing well.
At 5:19pm on July 16, 2017, George McKay said…
Hi Frank
It's been a long time. Still doing fine. Final
At 11:13am on June 8, 2016, Thomas Blaszkiewicz said…

Frank,hope you have a happy birthday !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

At 11:12am on June 8, 2016, Thomas Blaszkiewicz said…

At 1:42pm on July 27, 2015, Dave Gettman said…

You really know how to spoil a guy, Frank. Thanks!

At 4:29pm on June 10, 2015, Ed paquette said…

Ed Paquette stationed in Amberg 1967-1968 HQ under Mike Noftsger -don't remember if you remember me in Personnel with Pete Taylor, Jack Tarvin, Dave Cowden, Roy Pirrung.  we had a reunion in Texas in 2013 and Haverhill MA last October.  Another one planned in Oregon in 2016.  Thanks for your service and I hope you're doing well.  Ed Paquette 3rd Recon 2nd AC

At 4:53pm on June 9, 2015, Michael d. Noftsger said…
Thanks Frank. 74 and counting. Seems like only yesterday I was in S-1 with all the guys. those were fun but long days with a lot of good .10 cent beers at Stand to. Hope to see some of the guys in October in VF. Mike
At 9:41pm on June 8, 2015, Shannon Ryan said…

Happy birthday Frank I hope you had a good one and I hope your feet are feeling better.

At 10:56am on June 8, 2015, Thomas Blaszkiewicz said…

Former Amberg trooper,hope you have a Happy Birthday and stay well.

 
 
 

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