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CPT Noles?
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Does anyone know where CPT Noles is today? He was our commander in 1974-1975 with B Troop 1/2 ACR in Binlach, Germany.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Douglas E. Nash May 16, 2013.

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Chuck Kenneally left a comment for Ricky Smith
"Hiya Rick Hope you remember me, Chuck Kenneally, rode on Bamm Bamm. I'm still in touch with Rat Beninati and Jim Small. Hope this finds you well and smiling. Warmest Regards Chuck K"
Nov 13, 2014
Douglas E. Nash replied to Ricky Smith's discussion CPT Noles?
"Actually, the picture shown is of his son.  LTC James "Jimmie" Noles commanded 1st Battalion, 37th Armor in Katterbach, Germany from 1982 - 84 and went on to command the brigade in Friedberg when he got promoted to full bird.  As…"
May 16, 2013
Dave Gettman replied to Ricky Smith's discussion CPT Noles?
"James L. "Jim" Noles, Jr., is a partner in the Environmental & Natural Resources Section of Balch & Bingham, LLP, in Birmingham, Alabama. An Army brat and former Army officer, he is a graduate of the United States Military Academy…"
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Dan A Currie replied to Ricky Smith's discussion CPT Noles?
"If my research is correct ... you will find your answer in the About the Author section. http://www.amazon.com/Mighty-Sacrifice-Destruction-American-Squadron/dp/B009F7GGGQ"
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Mike Machak replied to Ricky Smith's discussion CPT Noles?
"Last time I saw him he was COL Noles, commander of 3d Brigade Combat Team 3d Armored Division in Friedberg Germany. That was about '88 or '89. He was nominated for a star after that and I think he went to Fort Knox. The current Joint Chief…"
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CPT Noles?

Does anyone know where CPT Noles is today? He was our commander in 1974-1975 with B Troop 1/2 ACR in Binlach, Germany.See More
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"Welcome to Dragoon Base, Ricky. I was in C Troop Jan. '74 to Feb. '75. Guess we ate some of the same dirt and tromped through the same mud and snow. Toujours Pret!"
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What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
B Troop 1/2 ACR
Where were you stationed?
Bindlach, Germany
What MOS or job description did you have?
63B20
What was your rank/title?
E-4
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1974-1975
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Crazy times back then. Made a lot of great friends and enjoyed my time on the Rock.
Tell us a little about you now.
Reliability Engineer working internationally. Have written a few books on Maintenance and Reliability. Felt my time in the Cav set me up for success in life.
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
Rubin Singletary, Crazy Bob, CPT Noles, Terry Boehm

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At 6:11pm on November 13, 2014, Chuck Kenneally said…

Hiya Rick

Hope you remember me, Chuck Kenneally, rode on Bamm Bamm. I'm still in touch with Rat Beninati and Jim Small. Hope this finds you well and smiling.

Warmest Regards Chuck K

At 8:14pm on August 30, 2012, Mike Kultgen said…

Ricky, welcome back to B Troop.  When did you arrive to the Troop.  I left the Rock mid June 1974, after spending 2 1/2 years in 1st plt.  We must have just missed each other.                                                                     Mike

At 6:34pm on August 26, 2012, Jesse Kelley said…
At 5:26pm on August 26, 2012, Dave Gettman said…

Welcome to Dragoon Base, Ricky.

I was in C Troop Jan. '74 to Feb. '75. Guess we ate some of the same dirt and tromped through the same mud and snow.

Toujours Pret!

 
 
 

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