What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
K Troop 3/2 ACR
Where were you stationed?
Amberg, W. Germany
What MOS or job description did you have?
What was your rank/title?
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1973 to 1976
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Miserable cold in the winter. Graff. will remain with me forever. But the greatest bunch friends one will ever have. I was closer to these guys than anyone, anywhere, anytime.
Tell us a little about you now.
I am a process foreman in a gold mine. I also run on an ambulance as an EMT I. My service is contracted to FEMA, and we can be deployed anywhere for disasters. I was sent to Texas for hurricane Ike a few years back. We are also contracted for Burning Man this year. That should be a trip.
Phone number (Optional).
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
Tim Bowens, Oliver Talbert, Butch Page, Himi, Jack Nelson, All these guys. I don't remember all there names.
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Mike, Tried to call you today, Could not get through, Happy Birthday, Jody said I should try to convince you that you were 59. Have a good next year and start writing to some of these guys on the site.
Mike, you haven't told us one of your fun stories lately. I know you have some brother. How do you like working for FEMA, we have guys with them in Joplin doing security, I worked for them a couple years ago in Coffeyville Ks, during the flood. Butch
No not me I got out of the Army in Dec 76 then went back in in Oct. 77 and went Airborne but served 2 more times in Germany. Then retired in 94 but was called out of retirement 2004-2007 and went to both Iraq and Afghan.
I just made reservations for the get togther in November. Hope you can make it. My wife is going also. The hotel looks nice on the internet. Glad you got a hold of Jerry. Wasn't far from you last year, was out in western Wyoming camping in the Mnts. Spent two weeks. I like Wyoming,
Hey Mike, great to find you and your brother after all these years, and everything Butch said too, LOL. I tried calling out there myself a couple years ago with no luck. It is great to re-connect with everyone again after all this time. Be sure to tell your brother about this site, would be great to get him on here as well. And what are the odds that your son is here in the Navy, definitley looking forward to taking him out for a few beers.
Hello Mike, long time know hear from. How is life? Its funny how so many guys are all of a sudden getting back in touch with each other. Its great to know your ok. Tell Jer I lost contact with him because of alot of stuff going on in my life back then. I still have alot of his pictures he sent me, somewhere. Tryed to find you guys about six months ago, but the phone operator said no Chadwellss in Battle mnt. If you look at the video, there are some shots of most of the guys. Mike its true when you said greatest bunch of friends guys will ever have. Don't understand why, but it's true. Could be cause it was so frigan cold we had to be close, (thats a joke). Serious, thats when I learned about real brotherhood and learning to depend on other guys. Haven't had that since then. I forgot about Tim, have you heard from him? Tell Jer hello. Glad to hear from you.