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Frank L Moseley Jr left a comment for tommy w. kilgore
"Morning Tommy, I meant to do this YESTERDAY and forgot....... HAPPY BIRTHDAY Sir!    Hope it was a good one for you. I just recently turned 70 myself. Toujours Pret - Always Ready"
Jun 30, 2015
mike noftsger left a comment for tommy w. kilgore
"Tommy, Good to hear from you.  Mike Noftsger.  I was the Adjutant when you left the unit.  Do you know where Fred Harris is these days?  He was selling real estate in Florida the last I heard.  e-mail me at…"
Sep 18, 2014
tommy w. kilgore left a comment for Frank L Moseley Jr
"thanks frank, man we are old,never dreamed I would get this long on earth."
Jul 1, 2014
Frank L Moseley Jr left a comment for tommy w. kilgore
"Happy Birthday Tommy!  Hope your day is a good one for you and wishes for many more to come. "Toujours Pret""
Jun 28, 2014
tommy w. kilgore commented on Robb Russell's group Amberg
"how about when the cooks would use up the c rations that were close  expiring. they would open  cases of c rations and prepare them and serve in the mess hall pretty good food"
Feb 25, 2014
tommy w. kilgore commented on Tommy E. Nester's group Amberg, Third Squadron
"I was at camp Rotz in 1967. I had 1/2 of I troop and Cpt. Kitchen had the other half at camp wieden,This was the first time 3rd herd was there,we took it over from another Sqd's troop. the town of Rotz was very glad we were there.…"
Jan 22, 2014
tommy w. kilgore commented on Robb Russell's group Amberg
"Frank,I think that is me at flag football game,the picture with three cars. the black  car is my old 50 Mercedes . I am in the left side of the picture with fatiques."
Nov 7, 2013
tommy w. kilgore commented on Tommy E. Nester's group Amberg, Third Squadron
"the day that this happened i was in s4 getting ready to turn in my gear to rotate back to the states this wiped out all of how battery vehicles."
Jul 6, 2012
tommy w. kilgore left a comment for Les Evjen
"les when did you get your commision,i think that we were in the same class at knox,i graudated 10/31/66 regards tom kilgore"
May 4, 2012
tommy w. kilgore commented on Tommy E. Nester's group Amberg, Third Squadron
"james do you know the name of the adjuutant for Ltc.crezinger I cant for the life of me remember his name.regards tom kilgore"
Apr 3, 2012
tommy w. kilgore commented on Tommy E. Nester's group Amberg, Third Squadron
"dennis I was the only other officer with capt kiticin in 67 , the ist sgt. cut me orders to every officer duty we had,such as plt ldr fire off.maint. off.etc.when i got to 3rd herd all the former off had been sent to nam and my ocs class were the…"
Apr 2, 2012
tommy w. kilgore commented on Tommy E. Nester's group Amberg, Third Squadron
"I just got off the telephone with capt. mils kitchins I troop commander 66-68 he wanted me to send greetings to all who served in amberg. he lives in scotland neck n. c.                  "
Apr 1, 2012
tommy w. kilgore received a gift from Frank L Moseley Jr
Mar 22, 2012
tommy w. kilgore replied to STEPHEN P. ZURENDA JR's discussion Do you remember when they broght in NCO's from different MOS's other than combat ones to be TC's and Platoon Sergeants.
"In amberg a air force capt., doctor was assigned to us as sqd medical officer man he had never seen a tracked vehicle let  alone commanded a unit with them."
Mar 21, 2012
tommy w. kilgore posted a blog post

my first 6 months 3/2nd acr

I arrived in Amberg on 12/17/66 the post was on 1/2 day schedule for xmas.I requested to be the maint. officer col baumn all most fell back in his chair. he said noone had ever asked for that job,he said go to Itrp as a plt leader and he would make me maint. off later,on12/27/66 I was sent to the border with I trp to camp weiden,then I opened camp rotz with 1/2 the company, boy what a time there,. After 6 months on the border we were sent to hohenfels for summer training when I finally got back…See More
Mar 21, 2012
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Mar 20, 2012

Profile Information

What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
3rdsqdn
Where were you stationed?
amberg
What MOS or job description did you have?
platoon ldr,maint.off.
What was your rank/title?
2nd lt,1st lt.
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
1966 to 1968
Tell us a little about your cav days.
great
Tell us a little about you now.
72 year old vet discharged 35 years service
Phone number (Optional).
205 674 1984
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
fred harris

Tommy w. kilgore's Blog

my first 6 months 3/2nd acr

I arrived in Amberg on 12/17/66 the post was on 1/2 day schedule for xmas.I requested to be the maint. officer col baumn all most fell back in his chair. he said noone had ever asked for that job,he said go to Itrp as a plt leader and he would make me maint. off later,on12/27/66 I was sent to the border with I trp to camp weiden,then I opened camp rotz with 1/2 the company, boy what a time there,. After 6 months on the border we were sent to hohenfels for summer training when I finally got…

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At 9:48am on June 30, 2015, Frank L Moseley Jr said…

Morning Tommy,

I meant to do this YESTERDAY and forgot.......

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Sir!    Hope it was a good one for you. I just recently turned 70 myself.

Toujours Pret - Always Ready

At 4:43pm on September 18, 2014, mike noftsger said…

Tommy,

Good to hear from you.  Mike Noftsger.  I was the Adjutant when you left the unit.  Do you know where Fred Harris is these days?  He was selling real estate in Florida the last I heard.  e-mail me at mikeatmdn@comcast.net

At 1:31pm on June 28, 2014, Frank L Moseley Jr said…

Happy Birthday Tommy!  Hope your day is a good one for you and wishes for many more to come.

"Toujours Pret"

At 8:45pm on April 6, 2012, Alan J. Lorincz (AJ) said…

Myself and Frank Moseley are taking what info we have and trying to track down Fred.

At 12:06pm on April 3, 2012, Alan J. Lorincz (AJ) said…

Tommy- have not heard from you for awhile. What's new? Do you have Fred Harris middle name and age ? I will try to search for Fred also.

At 12:33am on March 25, 2012, Alan J. Lorincz (AJ) said…

Hi Tommy, sent you a few emails!

At 11:57pm on March 24, 2012, Alan J. Lorincz (AJ) said…

Tommy- you need to add additional names to your profile.  Checkout my profile. I have a few names on my profile you might remember.

At 11:53pm on March 24, 2012, Alan J. Lorincz (AJ) said…

Yes Tommy, glad you found me.  Welcome aboard!!

At 3:58pm on March 22, 2012, Frank L Moseley Jr gave tommy w. kilgore a gift
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A name out of the past
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