What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
I troop 3rd Sqdn
Where were you stationed?
What MOS or job description did you have?
19D40 Pt sgt tank cmdr
What was your rank/title?
E7 Plt sgt / 1st Sgt
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Many days in border camps. Just as my Grandfather served with the Cav in the Border of Texas. long datys on REFORGER. Made many great friends.Very little time at home. Gunnery to border, ARTPS, fix tracts, regroup back to CAMP Rotz. Consectively From 1906 to current time, all males 12 in all, in the DeLaRosa family have served in the Cav.My son is due to be promoted to 06 in Jan. Cav officer
Tell us a little about you now.
Retired in Salado Texas. Just outside Killeen. MS degree. Many years as Probation officer. Worked with VA in Temple. Just sold my couseling srevice to my daughter. Plan to lay low and enjoiy my retirement.
It is a small world after all. It was great talking to your son... you must be very proud. I also came back to Texas after hiatus of 37 yrs. Im in El Paso. It sure was good to know that alot of us are still around... So, how are you and hows retirement treating you. I also retired from the military as an E8, did my last 5 yrs as an I.G. and retired not too long after the Gulf War... Let me hear from you.