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Pre-Nam Vets 1 Reply

Looking for vets that served in Fort Skelly in Regensburg (1962-1964) and then in Fort Meade before heading to Vietnam in 1966. Especially M Troop.Continue

Started by Gerald (Jerry) Frasl. Last reply by Bruce Mallory Davis Dec 15, 2014.

Border Certificate and Fiddlers Green 33 Replies

My name is Ken Gulledge and I was a Medic with Headquarters Troop from 73-75. After spending so much time there I am missing something that probably all of you who served there have at home on your…Continue

Started by Ken Gulledge. Last reply by Terry S Parrish Dec 11, 2014.

no regrets

I know all you tankers wore proud of patrolled Fulda border, but do you  remember all the  M-60 tank  wore turned in all at once, so  that you can  train and certify with new M-1. I ask you, whose…Continue

Started by Devon McNeilus Dec 9, 2014.

S & T TROOP, CSS, 11TH ACR 1 Reply

Would like to here from anyone stationed with the troop from 1987 to 1989 in Wildflecken and FuldaContinue

Started by barry smith. Last reply by Larry Goleman Nov 24, 2014.

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joseph h protsman left a comment for Maurice
"Saw your info,dates in fulda.....I also was in 1st plt. 1/11thACR "D" Co., SFC Smith , Plt Sgt /Capt. Whittenberg Company Commander , If I remember Correctly 1st. Lt Smith replaced Whittenberg, & was promoted soon after to Capt.Anyway…"
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Norman Eugene Smith left a comment for Don Carter
"Don, I will fill in what I remember of those you mentioned, plus a few more that might have been there when you ETS'd. Allan M. Wolfe(x-ray),Royston Cruickshank(RN,married,twin daughters, maybe living in NY),Daniel Raymond (maybe from…"
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"The wife of 43 years is out of town babysitting our granddaughter, so I had time to take a look at the plaque.  It was a lot of fun trying to remember these guys.  I could picture some in my mind.  I will comment on those I remember…"
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The Blackhorse Oct 83

"I was in K Troop during this time.  That was a long time ago, but it still seems like yesterday.  Thanks for the pic/article."
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Last Patrol

Who will be attending the "Last Patrol" Regimental gathering in Germany?The current tentative plan follows:                                          1700-1900:  Cocktails, Goldener Karpfen in Fulda                                                 2000-until:  Regimental Gathering in Hunfeld                                        1100-1130:  Opening Ceremony (at flagpole)                                                1140-1230:  Welcome Remarks by VIPs (at…See More
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Norman Eugene Smith left a comment for Don Carter
"Don, I got a hand-carved coin bank with Fulda and unit insignia, but no names of the gang . I do remember the full names of a few,so maybe we could pool our memories and come up with some to try to catch up with. I kept up with Allan Wolfe the x-Ray…"
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Don Carter left a comment for Norman Eugene Smith
"Happy New Year. Sorry to hear about Tony.  I remember him well. As was the custom back then, I was given a wooden plaque when I left.  On it were most of the names of the folks at the 20th.  Maybe we could put some of the names…"
Jan 3
Norman Eugene Smith left a comment for Don Carter
"Don, I remember Tony Gappa doing a radio check every morning with the air field on the hill across from the dispensary. Think it was called Sickles(sp?). I tried to locate Tony, who was from Oklahoma, but think I found his obit instead. Smitty."
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Norman Eugene Smith left a comment for Don Carter
"Don, Happy New Year to you and yours. Hope all is well with you.Smitty"
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Norman Eugene Smith commented on Norman Eugene Smith's group 20th Medical Detachment
"Dan, I was trained to do the treatment room by SP6 Bruce Mistowlski, took the duty when he retired. I also learned a lot from SP6 Bob Grant,a Nam medic who wasn't in the 20th, but worked in the dispensary with us. I went to RN school on the GI…"
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Daniel Glen Taylor commented on Norman Eugene Smith's group 20th Medical Detachment
"I took over the treatment room from SP5 Bill Schaebel when he ETS'd and had it from late '74 through July '75. I was in HHT 11ACR from 1/73 to the beginning of '74. Only one I'm still in contact with is "Radar"…"
Jan 2

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Looking for troopers who seved in Fulda HHt from 1974 to 1978

Hi I' Barry Swan severd in Fulda Germany from 1974 to 1978.  Fisrt I was with teh redeye section (SFC Kerby) was our section leader.  Then I went to the motorpool when our MOS change.  SFC Mott was the mortor sgt.  Anyone out there.  I merried a Germany girl and we are still together after almost 38 years.  We go back to Fulda often to vist her family.

Posted by Barry G Swan on December 24, 2014 at 7:53am — 3 Comments

Veterans Day spotting

I was following a red ranger pickup in Covington, wa today (Veterans Day) when I noticed a big black horse emblem on the tailgate, armor sticker, 11th ACR. Licence plate frame, Viet Nam Combat Vet 70-71, etc, but could not catch him.

Posted by Russell Twine on November 11, 2014 at 7:10pm

Border Belle certificate for my Mom - June 1981

1981 Border Belle Certificate for my Mom.  My mom and I have kept this sacred Border Certificate that she was awarded in June 1981, when she visited me as a 2LT in Fulda. Of special significance is that the Blackhorse RCO, then-Colonel John Sherman Crow, signed the certificate. Allons.

Posted by Randall Ponder on September 13, 2014 at 8:20pm

looking for anyone who served with my father in HHT 67-68 1ST SGT Raymond S Kuhns

He pasted away January

4th 1984 an was interned in old Arlington in view of Robert E. Lees past residence just where he wanted to be

Posted by Steven Lee Kuhns on June 4, 2014 at 8:33pm

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