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GREGORY J. NELSON
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  • New Glarus, WI
  • United States

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GREGORY J. NELSON replied to Greg Jackson's discussion When station at pond barrecks
"Was at Pond barracks from May 1974 to 7/7/77.  With HHT, worked in the S3 shop.  Draftsman, RTO and M577 driver."
Mar 30, 2020

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What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
S3, HHT 3/2 ACR
Where were you stationed?
POND BARRACKS
AMBERG, FRG
What MOS or job description did you have?
11E
What was your rank/title?
SP5/SGT
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1974 TO 1977
Tell us a little about your cav days.
EVERY DAY WAS A NEW ADVENTURE, SOME GOOD, VERY
FEW BAD. WAS DRAFTSMAN, M577 DRIVER, RTO IN THE S3 SECTION. HHT TRAINING NCO, NBC ROOM. HHT CO'S DRIVER.
Tell us a little about you now.
RETIRED FROM THE ARMY AS AN E7. TRUCK MECHANIC
IN MADISON, WI WITH RYDER TRUCK RENTAL. HAVE A SMALL FARMET WITH DOG(S), CATS AND HORSES. NEVER MARRIED, NO KIDS.
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
KIM GRACE, CHARLES DAMON, KIM CZARAPATA, TOM SMITH

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At 5:46pm on January 5, 2014, David Snow said…

Hi Greg, it's been awhile do you remember the picture you were going to send? 

At 8:25am on June 6, 2009, David Snow said…
Can you scan and send or copy and mail that picture to me for my scrap book., the cearer the better. I want to go back to that time once in a while. At least we knew what was going on in the Pond.
At 8:07am on June 6, 2009, David Snow said…
Oh my God! Long time buddy, my e-mail csasno@aol.com.
 
 
 

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