from Kansas Name: James Brian Parton From: Ft Campbell, KY Time: 2000-02-06 Comments: I am currently serving in the Rakkasans as part of Aco ! my dad sgt john bentley was in the nat guard when the 101 was formed and he was fedralized and became an instructor at ft. i was only 1 yr old at the time and don't know many of the details but i do know that he was in the drop behind normandy. Great job friend...of old memories in there for you and your ole buddies. Patchouli Name: Bill Graham Referred by: Net Search From: Oil City, Pa Time: 2000-02-05 Comments: I went to basic at Indiantown Gap in july of 51 Co M. After jump school I went to Ft Bragg 82 Airborne DIV. Stayed there for awhile Then shipped out to Japan to join the 187 Airborne RCT Team. Just wonder what happened to my little honey's in Japan? Summers csm(ret) From: peru,in Time: 2000-02-05 Comments: I am always interested in finding my old airbourne and ranger buddies of the 40's 50's and on...i served with the rangers early 50's...to hear from you.... Name: Jonathan Smith From: Tuba City, Arizona Time: 2000-02-04 Comments: Hello fellow "Ground Darts" I am a former 82nd paratrooper. My son's grandfather jumped into Normandy with the 101st airborne division, and my father was with the 11th Airborne Division during the 50's. If there are any of you out there who served with the 11th ABN please E-mail me. I am searching for a detailed military report on this maneuver; can anyone give me direction? Saar Website: Referred by: Net Search From: Time: 2000-02-19 Comments: I'd forgotten words to several songs that were represented. I've tried several times to get the words for Blood on Risers.. I had to retire early because of my heart condition but I miss it terribly each and every day. (Camp Mc Kall class 7/81, JFKCMA, 1/508th Bn (3rd Bde, 82nd Abn) May his proud wings now lift him up to meet his fallen brethren. Name: Larry Roberts From: Boonville, MO Time: 2000-01-30 Comments: Hello out there. Or if anyone else wants to talk please feel free to e-mail me. Name: Arthur Mclasky From: New york Time: 2000-01-30 Comments: My dad was in the 82nd, he was 504th A. Then we went to Augsberg, Germany in early 1956 as a division. Name: Phil De Witt From: California Time: 2000-01-29 Comments: Great site! Time: 2000-01-28 Comments: Any one from the 2/5 to 1981 would like to hear from you, We had a good time you all are like brothers. All you good old boys e mail me all the way and then some. Scialo From: BROOKLYN, NY Time: 2000-01-28 Comments: A TROOP 1/ 17 CAV 82ND ABN DIVISION 1971-74 JUST WANTED TO THANK ALL THAT PREPARED THE WAY BEFORE I BECAME A TROOPER. AIRBORNE Name: Philip Baker From: Alabama/South Carolina Time: 2000-01-28 Comments: 2d plt C/3/503 RVN Jan '71, FTCKY '71-'73 C & CSC co 3/187th 101st. I am looking for his rank and/or anyone who may have known him. Name: Willie Mack Courtney Website: N/A Referred by: Signing another Guestbook From: Mulberry,fl Time: 2000-01-27 Comments: looking for old friends from (riggers)from the 48-65 Time period, Virgil Wills, Richard Holm, Munford And any Riggers From the 11th PM Coand 101st PM Company/address is 3305 Espo Drive , Mulberry, Fl.33860. Thailand/ Jan 73 to May 81, B Co, 2nd Bn, 5th Special Forces Gp./ 30 years, all Airborne Name: Bob Bradley (retired SGM) Website: From: PA - now SC Time: 2000-01-25 Comments: 101st ABN Jump school - March 1960 Ft Campbell Ky.
Chapter 59 From: The World Time: 2000-02-01 Comments: This is an outstanding page. Like Doug once said, "Old soldiers never die, they just fade away." He was right ya know? Time: 2000-01-23 Comments: Great web site I was in B CO.1ST ABG.327 INF.
Campbell, KY 62-63;5th Bn 19th SFGA 73-82 As a student of international military special operations, I find the common thread for all special operators is they are all airborne qualified"All The Way" Name: Jim Ringland aka Website: Special Forces Assn. Served as Opns Officer and Commander of SOG (name changed to STDAT) 1972-73, in Vietnam. Walsh Referred by: Viewing another Guestbook From: Marshfield Ma.
He got the name snake from "snaking through the grass at Los Banos. Concannon (missing some teeth) in front from the 187 Rakkasans (sp? Well, maybe -- in those days, at that age, it was the world of the Dolly Bar and the Atlantic. From: united kingdom Time: 2000-02-14 Comments: Any bods out there that were involved in the palestine peacekeeping force 45-49? Mr CARL SHILLETO, MILITARY HISTORIAN, C/O 46 ALBION AVENUE, ACOMB, YORK... I would also be interested in any 'then and now' photographs of any Paratroopers. Military police and the balance with Ops in HQ & HQ's Co. Hendrickson From: Ocean Shores, WA Time: 2000-02-08 Comments: I served at Ft. I finished Jump School with 900 others Airborne troopers in Dec.1957.
While at Ft Campbell, a SS Charles "Snake" King ran the beer garden across from our company heaqdquarters. Would be glad to hear form old buddies, or meet new ones. Russ Kimbark From: NY Time: 2000-02-13 Comments: I served In 1954/56. If you are able to help please contact me on my e-mail:[email protected] or write enclosing any information to:.... As my work will have many illustrations and photographs, I would be pleased to recieve copies of any photographs taken around the time of the D-Day Landings. Name: Roland Rhea Website: From: Creston, Ohio Time: 2000-02-08 Comments: I took my 2nd. Being in an Airborne Company before Jump School got a little ruff.
I am presently collating and researching information about the 82nd & 101st Airborne Division and their involvement in the landings in Normandy on D-Day 6th June 1944. In February of 1951 I volunteered for Ranger trainning in Ft. Went to Korea in May of 1951 as a Ranger replacement but was assiged to the 937th F. Name: Ray Kimbrell From: Fayetteville, NC (Home of The Abn) Time: 2000-02-07 Comments: I jumped the C-124 several times and it was often that I was sent upstairs, on the way out you had your static line in your hand and had to hook up on the way to the door, this got your adrenelin going. Stayed until Sep 1958 , then To 101st Abn Div at Ft Campbell KY Joined SF in June 1961 , went to Laos, back to Bragg , then Germany in the 10th SFG and back to Bragg for 2 years and retired as SGM E9 in Sep 1969 Name: Nachreiner Mike From: Black River Falls Wi 54615 Time: 2000-02-06 Comments: I was with 318th Arty at ft.