"I was in HQ troop in the Support platoon as a 5 ton driver in 71-72 I did 2 border duties supporting the tank troop on guard, and a Graffenwohr and Hohenfels as a 5ton driver. In 72 I was moved to the Redeye gunner platoon and spent another…"
"I was in HQ troop from Aug '71 - Mar '73. I spent about the 1st 9 months in the Support platoon driving a 5 ton for sergeant Henderson then I was moved into the Red Eye platoon which was my actual MOS until I left. I had a nickname of…"
"I was in HQ troop '71-'73, At first I was in support platoon under Sergeant Henderson until there were openings in the RED EYE platoon. I left in March '73. my email is firstname.lastname@example.org (number zero not letter in milt0ne)"
"Toujours Pret Milton
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What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
Where were you stationed?
Pond Barracks Amberg, Germany
What MOS or job description did you have?
I was initially in the infantry but was sent to Redeye gunner school at Fort Bliss then to Pond Barracks in Sept. 1971,
What was your rank/title?
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Aug 1971- March 1973
Tell us a little about your cav days.
I initially was put in Headquarters troop for about a year where I drove 5-ton trucks in the support platoon until the existing group of Redeye gunners rotated out. I was in the Redeye gunner platoon until I rotated out in March 1973.
Tell us a little about you now.
I went back to work for IBM after the Army. I retired after 30 years in Jan. 2000. I started with AT&T in Feb 2000 where I still work as a IBM AIX System Analyst.
I have 3 daughters with the youngest currently attending college at Colorado School of Mines in Golden, CO.
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
John C Stephens
Warren P Bunch
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