Other Links


3d Armored Division Links

The U.S. 3d Armored Division History Website – An excellent website offering additional historical information on the Division. 

Spearheader Forums Bulletin Board – a message bulletin board for members of the Association of 3d Armored Division Veterans. You must be registered and you must be a member for full access. To register, click on the Register or Register Now! link and follow the instructions.
VII Corps Desert Storm Veterans Association – an association created for VII Corps veterans of Desert Storm.  This is currently a fairly static site, but we have hopes for it in the future as the Association grows.  3d Armored Division served under VII Corps in Desert Storm.
Desert Storm Etcetera – one of the first 3d Armored Division sites on the web.  It was created by “Desert Kate” Schmidt-Jenerette of the PAO section of 3AD in Desert Storm.
143d Signal Battalion – “Voice of Iron” – this site was put together by Dan Ortiz, a Desert Storm veteran of the 143d Signal Battalion.
29th Field Artillery Homepage – 2-29 FA served with the 3d Armored Division in Desert Storm, and was awarded the Valorous Unit Award as part of 1st Brigade.

The Tanker – Homepage dedicated to the armored crewman of the U.S. Army.  In particular, this site focuses on the use of the M-60 series tanks.  The site is authored by Russ Rodgers, a veteran of 2d Battalion, 32d Armor 

USAREUR Website – official military site for the U.S. Army in Europe and the 7th Army. 

History of the U.S. Army in Germany 1945-1989 Walter Elkin’s site with details …from Occupation to “Keepers of the Peace”.

3 AD Division Public Information Office & 503d Admin. Co. 1965-68

Alpha Company, 3-33 Armor (13th Congoleese) 3d Armored Division unit web site focusing on the “…skill, dedication and expertise…” of a select group of Cold War warriors. This link has been removed; it is unclear if this organization still exists.

503d Military Police Company  a web site for alumni of the Spearhead MPs. This link has been removed; it is unclear if this organization still exists.

Related Links

The Retired Sergeants Major and Chiefs Association – An Association of Retired top NCO’s from all military branch’s. This link has been removed; it is unclear if this organization still exists.
2d Armored Division “Hell On Wheels” – A site put together by Howard Swonger, a World War II veteran of the 82d Reconnaissance Battalion of 2AD.  This is a great site with personal accounts and information on 2AD veterans, general veterans’ information, and many, many links to other useful sites.


United States Cavalry & Armor Association  The United States Cavalry & Armor Association grew out of the United States Cavalry Association, established by a small group of cavalry officers in 1885 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.  The Armor Association’s charter is: to preserve and foster the spirit, the traditions, and the solidarity of Cavalry and Armor in the United States





Website on the History of the East-West Border in Germany. The author Ted Prescott is a former member of the 11th ACR.  Photo’s from A3ADV Website are also in use on this website.

Patton’s Troubleshooters – The history of the 702d Tank Battalion Red Devils, and the 80th Infantry Division Blue Ridger’s, and other attatched units.

The 100th Infantry Division Association – A excellent website telling the history of the 100th Infantry Division

The Military Order of the Turtles, Hut 36 – A Veterans Organization dedicated to providing “Cheerful service to hospitalized veterans
Liberty Wheels Historical Association – An outstanding web site commemorating the history of the 3d Armored Division in World War II in Belgium. A long time Associate Member of the Association, Philippe SAVE is a member of this group devoted to remembering the 3d’s contribution to the liberation of their country.