Apr – Jun 2013 Guestbook

SSGT BILLY L LOVELACE Jr. from Hampton Virginia wrote at June 26, 2013:Service: 1990-1992 | Years: 2 | Unit: B Co | Company, Battery or Troop: 45 Support Battlion Gelhausen Germany | Other: | Comment: Like to connect with fellow soldiers of the 45th support battalion and any other soldier of the 3rd armor divsion who went to desert storm/ desert shield between dec 26 1990 tru april 1991.

Richard H. Hill from Oxford, MS wrote at June 21, 2013:
Service: November 5, 1985 to January, 1, 1992 | Years: 7 | Unit: 1/33 AR, 3/8 CAV, 3AD | Company, Battery or Troop: HHC | Other: HHC V CORPS | Comment: I served in the COMMO shop in Gelnhausen. My COMMO Chief was Oscar J. Rhodes in 1985.
MSG, Richard H. HIll (Ret 2006)
SGT Terry R. Smith wrote at June 12, 2013:
Service: may 1985- may 1989 | Years: 4 | Unit: HHC 3/33 Armor.. HHT 4/8 Cav | Company, Battery or Troop: | Other: HMSC 707th Maint. | Comment: I joined the army in May 85. Did basic at Ft. Dix, NJ and AIT at Ft. Belvoir,Va. I arrived in Germany in winter 85. Assigned to HHC 3/33 Armor as a 52D10 at Gelnhausen. I repaired and serviced generators and operated Herman Nelson heaters. Which we needed in Baumholder, Graf and Holensfeld I supplied power to the T.O.C. commanded by Maj. Peter Chiarelli..now 4 Star General.. I supported the CAT winning team for 4/8 Cav.. Fore Mustangs !!!! I was assigned to HMSC 707th Maint at FT. Ord , CA in winter 87.. Not a whole lot of memories there other then getting E-5 and desert training. I did help support the infantry units going after Noriega.. I joined the SC ARNG in spring 89.. only months before Hurricane Hugo hit Charleston..Supplied power to several small towns . I started FN Manufacturing as a gun drill operator in Oct. 89.. been there since !!! Dropped out of SCARNG in 1993. I now am a CNC II operator at FN making barrels for many weapons !!!
Tim Sullivan from Phillips, Maine wrote at May 31, 2013:
Service: | Years: | Unit: | Company, Battery or Troop: | Other: | Comment: I am trying to help my 13 year old nephew help a veteran in Connecticut find any photo of his unit. 83 Recon, 3rd Armored Division, U.S. Army. 1956-1959. Any help is welcome. Thank You!
Gary Jackson from Maryland wrote at May 16, 2013:
Service: 80-87 | Years: 82-84 Gelnhausen | Unit: HHC 1st Battalion 48th Infantry Regiment ’82-84 | Company, Battery or Troop: HHC Support platoon under SFC Orma Carr | Other: 1st bn 66th Armor Regiment 2nd AD Ft. hood TX 81-82,,,25th S&T Bn25th Infantry dibarracks Hi 84-87visionSchofield | Comment: I wish I had known at the time that my years in Gelnhausen and the friends that I made would be the greatest days of my life. My only wish is to return to germany someday for a visit.
George Smail from Renton Wa. wrote at May 12, 2013:
Service: 1980-1983 | Years: 3 | Unit: 377 armor | Company, Battery or Troop: B co | Other: | Comment: Hello, Iam Looking for Roger Lawbuck. From Chcago il. Godfather to Crystal Smail. If you see this Roger drop me a line. Later Geo
Lester C Bennett wrote at May 4, 2013:
Service: Cold War | Years: 1959-1962 | Unit: 3/12th Cav | Company, Battery or Troop: Headquarters Troop | Other: Squadron Maintenance and Squadron S3 | Comment:
Lester C Bennett wrote at May 4, 2013:
Service: | Years: | Unit: | Company, Battery or Troop: Hq | Other: | Comment:
William Thore wrote at May 1, 2013:
Service: 1977-1992 | Years: 1983-1986 | Unit: 3/12th CAV | Company, Battery or Troop: HHT | Other: | Comment: One of my most memoriable tours of service I had; Lots of fun and great NCO’s and Officers to serve with,
Evan Lawson from Dalton, Georgia wrote at April 30, 2013:
Service: Cold War | Years: 1955-1958 in 3ad/ 1964 in other units | Unit: 37th A.I.B./@nd. Arb/52nd. Inf. | Company, Battery or Troop: Company B | Other: | Comment: All you 37th and 52nd from 1955 through 58 meet some of us in Columbus Ga. for the reunion in July.
Our CO Ashby Collins will not be able to attend but wishes all of us well. Truly a great CO and a fine person.
Jennifer from West Virginia wrote at April 23, 2013:
Service: Korean War | Years: 1954-1958 | Unit: 3rd Armored Division Spearhead | Company, Battery or Troop: 36th Armored Infantry Battalion, Co C | Other: | Comment: Looking for anyone who may have known Charles Franklin Pack from West Virginia. He passed away Dec 2012 and we are trying to find out anything about his military service. We know he went to Korea and did some training in Fort Knox, KY.
Timothy Dooley from Durham NC wrote at April 21, 2013:
Service: 1971-2009 | Years: 1972-1974 | Unit: HHC Discom | Company, Battery or Troop: A Company | Other: | Comment: First Sargent Shepard, Cpt Plunket CO, Platoon leader 1Lt Jimeola I can not remember our BG. I believe it was Hofflinger. Is there anyone who was there and remembers his name. He was in Command Building on Edwards Kassern. I was in the Gym rec specialist. Under SSG Wormwood, Everett . I have a few pictures with the BG but need correct name. Thanks
Harold Gary from Henderson, Ky wrote at April 19, 2013:
Service: 1959-1962 | Years: 1960-1962 Frankfurt,Germany | Unit: 3rd qm bn 3rd ad | Company, Battery or Troop: 2nd platoon co A | Other: | Comment: I was stationed at edwards kaserne from may1960 to aug 1962. I would love to hear from guys who were there the same time that i was. I have gotten in touch with 23 guys so far. If any one sees this @ recognizes the 3rd qm bn as in 1st,2nd, 3rd, POL, or Hq platoons please contact me at 615-895-4793 615-260-9679 or e-mail snakedr@bellsouth.net. Or president 3rd quartermaster veterans assoc.7220 dunaway chapel rd Lascassas,Tn 37085
Clement R Clark from Louisville KY wrote at April 16, 2013:
Service: 1954 – 1980 | Years: 1974 – 1977 | Unit: HHC, DISCOM | Company, Battery or Troop: Company | Other: | Comment: Servered as the DISCOM S3 SGM on two different occasions and as First Sergeant HHC DISCOM when the DISCOM was establishing the MMC Company. My time spent assigned to the 3D Armored Division was very challenging and rewarding at the same time. Little time was spent in Frankfurt with most of my time was spent supporting exercises at all the training centers. Was picked up on the SGM list in the secondary zone and transferred to the Academy at Fort Bliss to attend class 10.
Dwight E. Petes SGM (R) from Columbis, SC wrote at April 8, 2013:
Service: 1969-72 & 1975-2002 | Years: 1986-92 | Unit: 2-36 IN and 3-5 CAV | Company, Battery or Troop: A Co, E CO, and HHC | Other: Plt SGT 2nd PLT A 2-36, 1SG E CO and HHC, CSM 3-5 CAV Desert Storm close out | Comment: Great to see all the names of the men I served with in the 2-36 IN and 3-5 CAV. Brings back good memories of being in the 3 AD,1st BDE at Ayer Casern. Looking forward to the Reunion at Fort Benning, GA. Hope to make it. See you there. Currently working for the US Army at Fort Jackson, SC.
W. Clay Crook from Luray, TN wrote at April 2, 2013:
Service: 1984-1987 | Years: 1984-1987 | Unit: 2d Bn 33rd Armor | Company, Battery or Troop: Headquarters | Other: 3rd Bn 32nd Armor | Comment: I worked at Battalion Headquarters in S-1 and would like to hear from some of my old Ayers Kaserne Tiger Battalion with which I served. 2/33 was retired while we were in Germany and our entire Battalion moved to Ft. Hood Texas as the 3/32nd Armor. Our commander was Ltc. Michael C. Sanderson, Adj Alex J. Kelly (deceased 1988), CSM Eddie Velez-Ruiz. Dan Merritt was our XO before we left Ayers.