"I was assigned to I Troop at Pond Barracks from January 1971 to March 1972. I was a Spec 4 (E-5 Acting Jack). Started out as a crewman on an M114 and then promoted to a M551 track commander. After my first 6-months my wife came…"
"Bernard Turner, some how I lost your post.
I responded and it seems to get gone also.
They were remodeling the Barracks while I was there.
We were the last barracks on the right as you came in the front gate.
We left Amberg in mid Fed 76 and…"
"We are here, but the issue as I see it a lot of us from I Troop were at the Burg in the early 70,s.
I was stationed there 1974-1976. Times were different in Germany then. Amberg was a different kind of place.
The Border duty was great!!!!! When Pond…"
"Yes Wiedamen, not sure of the spelling. But if I remember correctly it was L-12. He had pulled the traverse and elevation cards out. It looked as though he reached over to the gunners control and hit the palm switch. The gun tube dropped pinning him…"