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Richard Diersch
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  • Concord, NH
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Richard Diersch commented on Robb Russell's group Bindlach
"He may be talking about the new Barracks further up the road."
Dec 18, 2015
thomas Clawson left a comment for Richard Diersch
"hey Dierich this is Clawson tanker third platoon from 80-82"
Oct 23, 2013
Arthur L. McCann left a comment for Richard Diersch
"I was trying to remember who took Zenkers place and you just brought it to mind. I remember Krebs very well, I didn't get along with him well at all. He had a bad habit of trying to provoke soldiers into doing stupid things. I remember one of…"
Mar 31, 2012
jim wright left a comment for Richard Diersch
"hey ricky boy. any luck in finding old members."
Feb 7, 2012
Joe Sellner left a comment for Richard Diersch
"PS. Do you remeber 1sgt. Krebs. What a genuine jerk. I really missed Zenker and Krebs was not a soldiers soldier. A rat in a uniform with a nervous twitch!"
Aug 21, 2011
Joe Sellner left a comment for Richard Diersch
"Hi Richard,                     Sorry I did not get back sooner. Usually I get an E-mail when some one comments. I did not this time. I remember we spent…"
Aug 21, 2011
Richard Diersch left a comment for Joe Sellner
"Joe, do you remember when Mike fell into the bonfire out across from the front gate, burned his new tat in a bad way!!! He was running across the top and fell..!!"
Jul 25, 2011
Joe Sellner left a comment for Richard Diersch
"HI Rich,               Yes Mike hunt was my driver 1 year and then my gunner the next and Mike if your reading this you were one wild  man. But a soldier  I  would trust my back…"
Jul 25, 2011
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Oldtimers

Open invitation to all who lived through or served during the cold war and can remember a world before computers.
Jul 24, 2011
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The Two Beer Limit

All things beer. Dedicated to the two beer limit (Border Camp, Grafenwoehr, BNCOC at Hohensfel, etc) Share your favorite beer stories or beer news or beer anything. Beer, beer, beer, beer, beer....See More
Jul 23, 2011
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Jul 23, 2011
Richard Diersch left a comment for Dennis M. Vetree
"Hi Dennis, I remember you, I think you were leaving as I got there, but I remember because i remember talking about being Home boys I was from Weymouth back then. Rich"
Jul 23, 2011
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03-02-2011 07;38;22AM

"The Gamma Goat actually made out of the gate??? lol"
Jul 23, 2011
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bob p,

"Looks like Opie is drinking one of the beers we could yank out of the beer machine for free..hahaha"
Jul 23, 2011
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"oh ok maybe it was the bier. as i remember it was karl stienbrunner in 2nd plt tankers,  you no i was allways pulling a prank on some one,"
May 11, 2011
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"Your must be thinking of the wrong guy ..don't re call that happening to me..haha..could be the beer..."
May 11, 2011

Profile Information

What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
B Troop
Where were you stationed?
Bindlach
What MOS or job description did you have?
63N20
What was your rank/title?
Sgt
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
79-82

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At 10:16pm on October 23, 2013, thomas Clawson said…

hey Dierich this is Clawson tanker third platoon from 80-82

At 7:36pm on March 31, 2012, Arthur L. McCann said…

I was trying to remember who took Zenkers place and you just brought it to mind. I remember Krebs very well, I didn't get along with him well at all. He had a bad habit of trying to provoke soldiers into doing stupid things. I remember one of my young soldiers was going to the board and Krebs didn't like him at all so he deleberatily knocked him down in the mess hall the morning of the board. Now I have a question for you Joe, who was the acting first between Zenker and Krebs. I remember we went for sometime without an actual first but I can't remember who was acting first. Was it Smith or the commo guy from hgs platoon?

At 1:51pm on February 7, 2012, jim wright said…

hey ricky boy. any luck in finding old members.

At 6:18pm on August 21, 2011, Joe Sellner said…

PS. Do you remeber 1sgt. Krebs. What a genuine jerk. I really missed Zenker and Krebs was not a soldiers soldier. A rat in a uniform with a nervous twitch!

At 6:15pm on August 21, 2011, Joe Sellner said…

Hi Richard,

                    Sorry I did not get back sooner. Usually I get an E-mail when some one comments. I did not this time. I remember we spent some Saturday afternoons on that hillside and it was a great view and we had plenty of liquor and god knows what else. I think I fell in the fire once too. Did not get hurt to bad though. I kinda remember Mike being hurt and I think it even got infected. That guy was one tough umbre and frigging strong. His wrists were the size of most guys forearms. I know as his Tank Commander him and I locked horns a few time ,but, I think he respected me because I never asked my troops to do anything I was not willing or able to do. If you find Mike let me know.

 

                                                                  Joe

At 9:03pm on July 25, 2011, Joe Sellner said…

HI Rich,

              Yes Mike hunt was my driver 1 year and then my gunner the next and Mike if your reading this you were one wild  man. But a soldier  I  would trust my back to.

 

                                                            Joe

At 10:50pm on April 30, 2011, Joe Sellner said…

Rich,

           Is that you on Jim Wrights page with the grease gun. That clicked in my o so foggy memory as you?

                                                         Dragoon Joe

At 8:28pm on April 18, 2011, jim wright said…
cant add  you  as theres no friend request. try mine . jim wright  my e mail is wright7217@roadrunner.com.  or try james wright pittsfield maine. yeah i remember the scuffles. you still have those glassess i kept knockin off lol.
At 11:01pm on April 17, 2011, jim wright said…
hi richard. do you remember me, from bravo troop. 1/2acr. i was the isgts. driver.  wndered where you went . hope to hear from you .are you on fb.
At 8:23pm on February 27, 2011, Joe Sellner gave Richard Diersch a gift
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Rich,          Everything going ok?                               Your brother in arms                                 Joe
 
 
 

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