What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
1st Recon Squadron
Hqtrs Troop and C Troop
Where were you stationed?
What MOS or job description did you have?
311 but spent most of the time in S2 as a Clerk
What was your rank/title?
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Started as tank loader in C Troop in Feb 1962, then became S2 Clerk for the next 2 years. Was Gerald M Werners clerk when he killed his girlfried. After promotion to Spec 5, I returned to C Troop to finish my enlistment.
Tell us a little about you now.
Came home and went to college at the Univ of Washington. Got BS and MS degrees in Civil Engineering. Just retired in 2014 as CEO of an electrical utility group.
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