[QUOTE=royce;907030]Don, thx for the reply. Interesting that two battalions of the same regiment were both missile/rocket units. Wonder if the other battalions of our regiment (the 32d) were also missiles/rockets? Guess if I were a historian I would know that, eh?[/QUOTE]
[url]http://unitpages.military.com/unitpages/unit.do?id=102142[/url] Royce, 5/32 Artillery has a unit page under Military.com I'm not a member, but they may have history. [url]http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/32nd_Field_Artillery_Regiment_(United_States)[/url] A full history of the 32nd Field Artillery Regiment is here on Wikipedia.
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I was with the 101 st artillery in Viet Nam in 1969 and 1970.
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The Big Red One
Sergeant Major, Intelligence. Served with the 1st Division (Big Red One) as well as the 3d Infantry Division, 8th Infantry Division, V (Victory) Corps, US Army, Europe, and TRADOC during my off years. Riding since I was a Private. Serving since before I was a motorcyclist.
Sergeant First Class (E7) 1969 -1979 Signal Corps 123rd Inf Div
TSgt (E6), USAF, NORAD AC&W-27372, 1966-1972
U.S. Army 1982 to 1986
III Corps Artillery
Ft. Sill, Oklahoma
101st Airborne Division
Ft. Campbell, Kentucky
Michigan Air National Guard / U.S. Air Force 1986 to 1993, 1996 to 2006
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LTC Infantry, Retired
8th Infantry Division
7th Infantry Division
1st Armored Division
1st Infantry Division
National Training Center
Air Training Command
64th Flight Training Wing
64th FMS, FLSU
Reese AFB, Lubbock, Tx.
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United States Army Security Agency 1965-1974
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Israeli 7 Day War
Viet Nam, Cambodia....VC, NVA, Khmer Rouge
US.... surveilance of political targets
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E co 505th PIR, D co 2/505 PIR 82nd Airborne Div 1983 - 1986
"All the way" "AATW!"
1/87 light Inf, 10th Mountain Div. 1986 - 1987
"To the top"