3-8 Cavalry

 

3rd BATTALION 8th CAVALRY

COLD WAR

IRON BRIGADE

Mustangs
“Honor and Courage”
Coleman Kaserne – Gelnhausen, Germany

 

Lineage and Honors

 

CHECK OUT THE “where are they now” ROSTER!

If you have any history of the Regiment you would like to share, roster names or pictures, please send them to president@3ad.org for posting on these pages. Please include ALL information, Battalion, Company, Vehicle, Full name, Rank and position.

NEW!!  Follow this link: 3-8 Cav History for a detailed look at the history of the Squadron, from its very beginning until 1980.  This 25 page paper, published in 1980, was written by the S1, 1LT Raun Watson, and the Squadron Commander, LTC Norman E. Beatty.  Thanks to LTC Wild Bill Bowick, AR, USAR, Retired, for sending this to us.

ALSO NEW!!  Follow this link:  A Troop, 3/8 Cav (Abn/Mech) for an excellent site detailing the history of this Airborne unit in Germany, 1965-66.

For information on 3d Battalion, 8th Cavalry in Operation Desert Storm, please see the “2d Brigade in Desert Storm” section of this website.

Attachments

  1. 3-8 Cav History (4.4 MiB)

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