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Lee Benjamin White
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Sep 9, 2016
Murrell ( FUD ) Farquer left a comment for Lee Benjamin White
"I have tried to call both numbers with no luck."
Jan 1, 2014
Murrell ( FUD ) Farquer left a comment for Lee Benjamin White
"Robert E Lee was the best man at my wedding, he moved to Dallas Texas. Last time I had any contact with him was in 1984."
Jan 1, 2014
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Dec 22, 2013
Lee Benjamin White left a comment for Oliver Talbert
"Oliver, Sure we were in K trp the same time 76 to 79 I was the Sr turret mechanic in K trp  until 79 when I took over as ncoic of HHT turret shop after the death of their ncoic in Graf some of the troopers their at that time were…"
Dec 12, 2013
Oliver Talbert left a comment for Lee Benjamin White
"Lee, welcome to the site, always great to meet guys that I served with. Pretty damn sure we met a few times but after so many years its hard to remember all the names let alone put faces with them. Great group here and it seems to grow more and more…"
Dec 12, 2013
Lee Benjamin White left a comment for Scott Marcy
"Hello Sir I was The Sr Turret mechanic for K trp from 77 to 78 then was sent to HHT when the Sr turret mechanic was killed in Graf after I left 3/2 ACR I was sent to APG as a instructor then back to Germany and back to APG, Md and retired E-7 in…"
Dec 11, 2013
R C Johnson left a comment for Lee Benjamin White
"Lee, if you are still looking for troopers, in oldtimers, Tom Blasquweitz, is great at finding troopers.  I didn't spell Tom's name right, we always called him "ski""
Dec 11, 2013
R C Johnson left a comment for Lee Benjamin White
"Lee, I was in Amberg from 68-71, as a tank mech.  I also drove the M578 tank wrecker, it was too frickin cold for this Texas boy.  I also am a member of the American Legion, I am the service officer for our little post.  Come check us…"
Dec 11, 2013
Lee Benjamin White left a comment for Murrell ( FUD ) Farquer
"I remember a ssg Raymond Ward he was a mechanic and the motor pool NCOIC I think was SFC Wylend  I was the Sr turret mechanic until squadron  had me sent to take over the squadron turret section do to the death of their Sr mechanic one of…"
Dec 11, 2013
Lee Benjamin White commented on Tommy E. Nester's group Amberg, Third Squadron
"Still trying to locate anyone who was with K Trp 1975-1977  Cpt Scott Marcy, sp/4 Robert E Lee (yes he was from Georgia)  ssg Raymond Ward,ssg Hilton, 1sgt Law  "
Nov 4, 2013
Oliver Talbert left a comment for Lee Benjamin White
"Welcome Lee, I was in K Trp between 74 and 77.  Capt Russell and Capt  Duckworth were my CO's and 1st Lt Marcy was our XO. SFC Edwards was our Plt sgt thru most of my time. There's quite a few of us here from those years. I was…"
Jul 6, 2012
jack wayne nelson left a comment for Lee Benjamin White
"Lee Bob Cline lives in Boston I have his number somewhere."
Jul 1, 2012
Lee Benjamin White commented on Tommy E. Nester's group Amberg, Third Squadron
" I am not sure if this is the same Bob Cline that I bought a 1969 mustang mach l  (blue) from when I was in K Trp 1975---1977.   Lee White bawlmerwhite@tds.net   H-970-856-1022  C-970-234-3627 "
Jun 18, 2012
Lee Benjamin White commented on Tommy E. Nester's group Amberg, Third Squadron
"Still trying to find troopers from K Trp 3/2 ACR 1975-1977  Sqn Cmdr Ltc John Landry  Co Cpt Scott Marcy 1st Sgt Law SSG Raymond Ward SSG Helton Track K-13 (was aways deadline) I was the Sr Turret Mech  Sfc Lee White Ret…"
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Third Squadron from Guardians of Peace to Gulf War Warriors and Guardians of peace.
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Profile Information

What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
K Trp 3/2 ACR
Where were you stationed?
Amberg Germany ( Pond Barracks )
What MOS or job description did you have?
45P30
What was your rank/title?
SSG E-6
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1976-1979
Tell us a little about your cav days.
when I was assigned to K TRP I was the Sr Turret Mech about a year later after making E-6 I was I was reasigned as the SQD SR turret Mech. K Trp C.O was Cpt Scott Marcy and the 1st Sgt last name was Law XO was Trahan
SQD CMDR was LTC John Landry(
Tell us a little about you now.
I Retired in 1986 as E-7 now live in Colorado and drive a school bus I am involved with the American Legion as a Department of Colorado Jr Vice Cmdr and President of the American Legion Riders District # 11
Phone number (Optional).
H-970-856-1022 C-970-234-3627
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
SSG Raymond Ward / SSG Hilton ( TC K13 ) / SP/4 Robert E Lee ( Sheridan Turret Mech ) SSG Earnhardt ran the auto craft shop and was assigned to HOW BATTY

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I was on the site last night and saw some names that I know,  Cpt Scott Marcy my Co, Sfc Waylen my motor pool NCOIC I was the Sr turret Mech with K trp  M551A1  I also some other names SSG Raymond Ward, SSG Helton,Lt Mark Trahan one of my turret mechanics his name was SP/4 Robert E Lee and yes he was Georgia.

                                      Lee White

                                   SFC       RET

                                   Toujours …

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At 5:36pm on January 1, 2014, Murrell ( FUD ) Farquer said…

I have tried to call both numbers with no luck.

At 5:32pm on January 1, 2014, Murrell ( FUD ) Farquer said…

Robert E Lee was the best man at my wedding, he moved to Dallas Texas. Last time I had any contact with him was in 1984.

At 12:35pm on December 12, 2013, Oliver Talbert said…

Lee,

welcome to the site, always great to meet guys that I served with. Pretty damn sure we met a few times but after so many years its hard to remember all the names let alone put faces with them. Great group here and it seems to grow more and more quickly. Guess as we all get older we strive to reconnect with out youth....at least I do. lol!

 

At 8:26pm on December 11, 2013, R C Johnson said…

Lee, if you are still looking for troopers, in oldtimers, Tom Blasquweitz, is great at finding troopers.  I didn't spell Tom's name right, we always called him "ski"

At 8:21pm on December 11, 2013, R C Johnson said…

Lee, I was in Amberg from 68-71, as a tank mech.  I also drove the M578 tank wrecker, it was too frickin cold for this Texas boy.  I also am a member of the American Legion, I am the service officer for our little post.  Come check us out in the "oldtimers" section, everyone is welcome.

At 9:15pm on July 6, 2012, Oliver Talbert said…
Welcome Lee, I was in K Trp between 74 and 77.  Capt Russell and Capt  Duckworth were my CO's and 1st Lt Marcy was our XO. SFC Edwards was our Plt sgt thru most of my time. There's quite a few of us here from those years. I was on K17, K12 and K16 most of the time. I'm sure we came into contact a few times as tempermental as those Sheridan turrets were. 
At 6:28pm on July 1, 2012, jack wayne nelson said…

Lee Bob Cline lives in Boston I have his number somewhere.

At 6:19am on September 30, 2011, Jesse Kelley said…
Just in case you were not feeling old enough....

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY LEE
Wishing you many more, from all of us at DragoonBase!!!
At 3:29pm on December 5, 2010, Jesse Kelley said…
 
 
 

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