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Frank L Moseley
  • 77, Male
  • Seffner, FL
  • United States

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Highland Cavalry Regiment is Recruiting
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There's a great bunch of guys (and a few women too) in the unit. Colonel (Retired) Darwin…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Frank L Moseley Apr 18, 2015.

STETSONS aka CAVALRY HATS Etc.
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Good evening to all 2nd Cavalry Troopers,I know that many of us, perhaps not all, have a Cavalry Hat. It may be a Stetson or any other Slouch or Western style. Most that I have seen have a 3 or 4…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Robert Burns Wadley Dec 22, 2021.

 

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Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Afternoon Brother Oldtimers! I hope that everyone had an enjoyable and safe Independence Day - 4th of July! Harry - As a couple of the others have said, the Pin with the Eagle on the Wheel looks very similar to the U.S. Army Quartermaster Corp…"
Jul 6
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Evening Oldtimers! Tis the wandering Scotsman, himself. (Tho' nae sae wandering these days) I have just completed my 77th circuit of the Sun and am in reasonable health.  Age is rearing its head in the camper Just recently replaced…"
Jun 9
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Just want to wish everyone a Very Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year!  I hope that 2022 will be a better year for all."
Dec 22, 2021
Robert Burns Wadley replied to Frank L Moseley's discussion STETSONS aka CAVALRY HATS Etc.
"Gentlemen:  These are beautiful Cavalry hats, and as with my own, it appears that there remains great affection for the men and the 2nd Armored Cavalry. I got my inspiration from Sig Fertig, and I think Dave pointed me towards some of the…"
Dec 22, 2021
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Saturday afternoon Brother Oldtimers!  I am still alive and kicking! Saw the posts, here and Facebook , about the passing of Mike Ruotolo. Sorry to see him go to the Green. Condolences and prayers to his family. We are still in…"
Aug 7, 2021
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good evening Oldtimers and Troopers, My browser actually let me sign in tonight. The frau and I are doing fine. Actually having some Cold/Chilly weather doon here in Thonotosassa, FL. Feels good, for a change. It'll be back in the 80's…"
Jan 20, 2021
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Wednesday afternoon Brother Troopers and Old Timers! Tis yer not so Wandering Scotsman, checking in. The wife (Cathy) and I are doing well in Thonotosassa , FL. Still in the same RV Park (for 2 years now).  I ken that I have missed some…"
Dec 9, 2020
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Wednesday "Hump Day" Afternoon Troopers and Oldtimers!   Aye, Harry, I am still alive and drinking Scotch! I do still get the email notices from Dragoon Base, so keep tabs on the goings on. Unfortunately, the Security on DB…"
Oct 7, 2020
Frank L Moseley and Edgar Cardona are now friends
Jun 29, 2020
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Saturday, June 6, 2020 the 76th Anniversary of D-Day! Checking in to say Hello to all! We are healthy here, but getting the Weather effects from CRISTOBAL!! The storm is heading on a beeline towards Louisiana! Take care, be safe, stay Vigilant!…"
Jun 6, 2020
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Sunday Afternoon all you troopers and Oldtimers!! Thought I'd better Check In and let y'all know that we're doing OK, down in Thonotosassa, FL. Days are definitely getting Hotter, approaching the 90 degree Mark! Still having some…"
May 3, 2020
Dave Gettman replied to Frank L Moseley's discussion STETSONS aka CAVALRY HATS Etc.
"Despite your doubts, it is true that Col.(r) Denny often wore his Stetson in combat leading his squadron, and indeed was wearing it when hit by IED's on multiple occasions. He often sent me photos while wearing it on patrol when I was doing the…"
Apr 2, 2020
Dave Gettman replied to Frank L Moseley's discussion STETSONS aka CAVALRY HATS Etc.
"Jeff, standing to my left with the ugliest Stetson on the planet is the current president of the 2d Cavalry Association. The Stetson he is wearing has survived three combat tours, and I don't mean it sat in a box while he was running around in…"
Apr 1, 2020
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Thursday, 26 Mar 2020 Just checking in to let y'all know that we're doing OK, down here in Thonotosassa, FL. It is beginning to really get Warm, down here, High temp today is forecast to be 90 degF. Had a scare with the oldest daughter,…"
Mar 26, 2020
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Friday Afternoon fellow Troopers and Oldtimers! Yeah, I am still kicking and groaning. Have been in this RV Park almost a year and a half.  We're doing okay, health wise.  Oldest Granddaughter is getting married in March (out in…"
Jan 31, 2020
Frank L Moseley commented on Harry Warner's group Oldtimers
"Good Wednesday afternoon Fellow Troopers and Oldtimers, I hope that everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving with lots of food, family and fun. We spent the afternoon with our oldest daughter and her family. My Son was there too. Turkey and the usual…"
Dec 4, 2019

Profile Information

What unit(s) did you serve in with the 2d Cavalry?
Hq Trp 3rd Sqdn 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment
Where were you stationed?
Amberg, Pond Barracks, Mohl Kaserne
What MOS or job description did you have?
11E20 Armor Crewman, 76Y20 General Supply, 76S20 Repair Parts PLL
What was your rank/title?
Pvt E-2 to Sp5 E-5
What years were you assigned to the 2nd Cavalry?
Feb 1966 to Aug 15, 1968
Tell us a little about your cav days.
Arrived as an Armor Crewman and wound up a PLL Clerk in Sqdn Maint. Later moved to the S-4 Office, Property Book Sect under CWO Patterson and 1st LT Harris S-4 Officer. MSgt Ernie Raxter was the Maint Sgt, WO Oscar Amador Maint Officer,. Some of the guys I can remember are Keith Alsip, AJ Lorincz.
Tell us a little about you now.
Now fully Retired.....Was Working part time for Target Store in Tampa, Fl and on Social Security. Married, 3 grown kids and 4 grandchildren.
Phone number (Optional).
8132440102
Name a few buddies you served with that you would like to find.
W. Keith Alsip [found,deceased] A.J.Lorincz [found] Joe Gilmer [welder in Sq Maint] Alvin C York, , others

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At 12:16pm on June 8, 2018, Shannon Ryan said…

Happy birthday Frank enjoy your day.

At 5:22pm on July 16, 2017, George McKay said…
I lost my place and hit the send button. Big fingers small keys. Anyway hope your doing well.
At 5:19pm on July 16, 2017, George McKay said…
Hi Frank
It's been a long time. Still doing fine. Final
At 11:13am on June 8, 2016, Thomas Blaszkiewicz said…

Frank,hope you have a happy birthday !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

At 11:12am on June 8, 2016, Thomas Blaszkiewicz said…

At 1:42pm on July 27, 2015, Dave Gettman said…

You really know how to spoil a guy, Frank. Thanks!

At 4:29pm on June 10, 2015, Ed paquette said…

Ed Paquette stationed in Amberg 1967-1968 HQ under Mike Noftsger -don't remember if you remember me in Personnel with Pete Taylor, Jack Tarvin, Dave Cowden, Roy Pirrung.  we had a reunion in Texas in 2013 and Haverhill MA last October.  Another one planned in Oregon in 2016.  Thanks for your service and I hope you're doing well.  Ed Paquette 3rd Recon 2nd AC

At 4:53pm on June 9, 2015, Michael d. Noftsger said…
Thanks Frank. 74 and counting. Seems like only yesterday I was in S-1 with all the guys. those were fun but long days with a lot of good .10 cent beers at Stand to. Hope to see some of the guys in October in VF. Mike
At 9:41pm on June 8, 2015, Shannon Ryan said…

Happy birthday Frank I hope you had a good one and I hope your feet are feeling better.

At 10:56am on June 8, 2015, Thomas Blaszkiewicz said…

Former Amberg trooper,hope you have a Happy Birthday and stay well.

 
 
 

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