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Scott Dreier
  • Male
  • Roscoe, IL
  • United States

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  • robin g johnson
  • Chuck Kenneally
  • Paul J. Parker
  • jim wright
  • Charles  Webb
  • michael t ward
  • Mike Kultgen
  • Edward (Gene) Beck
  • Harry Warner
  • Dave Gettman
  • Jesse Kelley

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Profile Information

What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
company b 2nd ACR
Where were you stationed?
Christensen Barracks (The Rock), Bindlach, Germany
What MOS or job description did you have?
11E20R8 M551A1 Sheridan tank comander
What was your rank/title?
Sgt E5
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1975 to 1978
Tell us a little about you now.
Iam a Home Designer
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
Bill Rosser (commited Suiside)
Richard Calkins, Pat Jones(found),Ssgt Roads,

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At 2:24pm on June 5, 2011, Eric Stanford said…
I arrived to B-Troop, 2nd Platoon in June of 76.  When I got there the B Troop was on the border, so in processed and went to Camp Gates.  MOS was 11C and was assigned to B28, the 4 deuce mortar track.  In 2nd Platoon the Plt Sgt was SSG Foreman and the Plt Ldr was a new LT, Vail I think his name was.  Captain Packer was CO, Ducote was 'Top'. Both 2nd and 3rd Plt were at Gates.  Some names from 2nd Plt - Kent, Clem, Conyers, Perry, Kenealy, Weisheit, Edens, Featherston.  names I remember from 3rd Plt - Sundtheimer (Gramps), Diamond, Casupang, Davis.  There are ore but I will have to pull out the Troop photos to jog the memory.  Loved the Border!
At 8:03pm on May 25, 2011, Paul J. Parker said…

With your input and Ward's input I think I have enough info to confirm most of the names in my photos.  I am actually astounded that I remembered as many as I did.  Now to figure out how to change the captions on my page, but not tonight. 

Thanks for the input --  jeez,  has it really been 30 + years????


Paul Parker

At 5:51pm on April 18, 2011, jim wright said…
hi scot. i was in 2nd platoon. sfc meyers was plt sergent. i got there late 77 and left late 79. people i remember yo mite no. sgt kinslow. sgt diamond. pvt labar. cpl clem.  david voorhies. wienert. he overdosed before he left.. capy holly was in command then . i liked the border duty the best. had so much fun there.
At 9:52pm on February 25, 2011, Mike Kultgen said…
Hi Scott,  It's great to see someone from B Troop here from around my time.  There are too few of us here so far.  I looked at your pics.  They sure bring back memories for me. Some of them are almost exact duplicates of a few of my pics.  Who was the Troop Commander then?  When I left in June '74 it was Capt. Maughn.  I see that you are a "flat-lander".  I am a cheese-head. Hope to hear from you again.   Mike
At 1:29pm on February 22, 2011, Harry Warner said…
Welcome aboard.  Feel free to join in any conversation or start one.  Bunch of codgers, some younger, some older but all willing to help in any way we can.
At 9:38pm on February 20, 2011, Harry Warner said…

Hello Scott,


I'm trying to catch up to all those I missed when they first signed on here.  I'd like to welcome you to the Oldtimer's group.  Take a look around. You might see an old friend or make some new ones. 

At 7:21pm on February 15, 2011, Dave Gettman said…

Oh, I had a blast the year I was there. Wouldn't trade it for anything. Made some friends I still talk to after 35 years.

Sorry to hear about your losses. Tough to lose friends like that.

At 7:43pm on February 14, 2011, Dave Gettman said…

Nobody knows for sure what happened, but it is thought to have been a heater fire. The crew had jerry-rigged an M113 heater in it, and it burned very hot. Caught on fire in the middle of the night with two NCOs inside and started cooking off rounds. I got there in time to tackle the E-6 that had been in the driver's compartment and extinguish his flames before the tank blew up.

My TC/platoon leader recommended me for the Soldier's Medal, but nobody saw what I did so it was denied. Almost 9 years ago I got 100% disability from the VA for PTSD from it.

At 6:46pm on February 14, 2011, Jesse Kelley said…
At 3:40pm on February 14, 2011, Dave Gettman said…

Welcome aboard Sgt. Dreier. You should be able to find someone you know kicking around here. We have over 1700 members and quite a few are from our time at the Rock.

Dragoon for Life,

Tacoma Dave




This was the third design of the 2d Cavalry DUI, worn from 1924-1931. The sharp points on the ends of the bottom scroll again called for a redesign.


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