Rob, need to pick your brain, back a few years in I Troop, do you recall the sgt that was killed at camp Gates, that was caught in between track vehicle he was lining up for alert vehicles at main gate? I have not caught anyone who remembers who it was. it probably happened before you arrived in the troop. Just checking. Take care.
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thank you for adding me as a friend. As far as the incident at border crossing Waidhaus (it´s Rozvadov on the Czech side) 1965 concerns, I have never heard about it. I did serve on the western border of Czechoslovakia, but I joined the army in 1968. I tried to google up some details, but with no result. However, you may try Google or another searching device as well, if you feel like that. I am also interested in these issues so I´ll try again when I have some spare time.
If you should re-read my post on your profile about the troop, I took a platoon down to BAD-TOLZ, to train with the 10th Special Forces. I can not find any one who remember the date. I have photos of our group on my profile that I had taken while we were down there. If you would look at them and see if you recognize any of the group which went down. would appreciate it.
On your comment about the black Mercedes, that taxi driver would have been Fritz, I used to use him all the time, he had a gasthaus in Amberg on the road to Weiden and a another sgt and I would spent time there.
Greetings, say I need for you to go on my profile in the photos from trip to Bad Tolz with the 10th Special Forces, would you see if there is any of the troop that you might reconize. If you could enlarge the photos and see if you might know any of them. Would appreciate it very much.
I don't recall who was CO when I departed, but Moon Mullins was the Platoon Sgt. You must have some old photos, sure would lov e to see them. Look in my profile and see some of the photos I have there. I'll Check with Col. Voke he was Co for awhile then he went to Sqd Hq as the Border Operations officer. He is on the net.