What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
Where were you stationed?
Amberg Germany 1975-1979
What MOS or job description did you have?
Commo - 05- FoxTroot - Radio Teletype
What was your rank/title?
arrival in country - E-1 - Back to the world E-5
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1975 - 1979
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Man as I look back I always tell people these were the best days of my life (partying at the metropol) except for reforger, and guard duty at the ammo dump. HQ won the basketball torny in 1977 we beat nurenberg. my buddies were Robert Cuffy HQ - driver. Sgt Baines- Medic - Peacock my basketball rival from L-troop. Sgt K from the motor pool. Can not forget my main man Soup. Ben Campbell from hq- worked in S4- Cousin to football legend Earl Campbell
Tell us a little about you now.
Now I am an accountant working in a new york law firm. married 31 years - 4 kids - two grandkids. Got my degree on G.I. Bill. Living in Stroudsburg, PA (Pocono Mountains)
Phone number (Optional).
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
Ben Campbell - Robert Cuffy - Eugene Tell- Howard Tucker
Lucus Pipen - Wally fom Howitzer battery
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Hey Jeff, that sound like a plan, I was glad to hear from Michael, he contacted me a few months ago. I would like to hear from Howard Tucker, I visit him when we got out of the service in 1980's, since then lost contact........I believe he was living in Albany NY. Wonder what happen with Steve-o and Paul Stewart........wow time is moving so fast, let try and plan to meet.
Jeff,When I was stationed in Amberg,my wife was with meshe was only 18 at the time.Back then no TV and 1 radio station AFN.Lived downtown for awhile and then in Gialoh.You walked down the street on the right side as you were walking into Pond Barracks,a 10 minute walk.The places we went to were the RIng ,one block from the baunhof Wein Stube and the chickenhouse on the traffic circle.The last time we were back was 2002.I have a few pics on my page.
Welcome Jeff to the site.I was at Pond Barracks 69-71,with HHT,A Sgt.with redeye.Trying to remember was the ammo dump down Kennedystrasse? The street by the side gate passed ROMA?When I was there they kept a helicopter there at the dump.It was a fenced in area out in the field.
Do you remember any of the places downtown? Join a couple of our groups Oldtimers,Amberg,and 3rd squadron.A lot of old memories!!!!!!!!!
Toujours Pret Jeffrey,
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