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Roll call of military veterans past and present

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by sckracing, Nov 7, 2009.

  1. cavman
    Joined: Mar 23, 2005
    Posts: 669

    cavman
    Member

    Welcome Home Jerry......

    1st Cav, '67-'68. I corps.
     
  2. U.S. Army for 25 years. 1st Cav, 3 ACR, 2 IN, 1st AD and others. I loved it all, but just got too old to keep up. Fighting wars is for the brave,,,,,,and young.
     
  3. TV
    Joined: Aug 28, 2002
    Posts: 1,451

    TV
    Member

    I served in the Army from 1963 to 1974, My uncle Jack was an old time hot rodder. He was the one that gave me my hot rod roots. He was in the Army Air corp during World two and was part of the Atomic bomb team that droped the big one. He built a model A V8 coupe that was to die for when I was in high school, he did it for me.--TV
     
  4. irace2win41
    Joined: Jan 19, 2009
    Posts: 120

    irace2win41
    Member

    US Air Force 1976 to 1994.
    Enlisted gunner B-52
    Officer Minuteman III Combat Crew Commander
    Space Operations Officer
    Chief of Protocol 12 Air Division
    Retired 94.

    Loved my time in the Air Force
     
  5. hankthebigdog
    Joined: Aug 20, 2011
    Posts: 144

    hankthebigdog
    Member
    from oklahoma

    1986-88 army, combat medic, forward support battalion , 5th mechanized infantry division, Ft Polk, LA.
     
  6. Hotrodmyk
    Joined: Jan 7, 2011
    Posts: 2,309

    Hotrodmyk
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    1. Northwest HAMBers

    24th Infantry Division, 24th S&T, Germany '66 - '68
     
  7. wingman9
    Joined: Dec 30, 2009
    Posts: 804

    wingman9
    Member
    from left coast

    Drafted in '65. Spent two years wearing Army green, working for Lyndon B Johnson.
     
  8. 1FatRatnCO
    Joined: Aug 7, 2013
    Posts: 2

    1FatRatnCO
    Member
    from Colorado

    I was very fortunate to of had 3 great men influence my hot rodding, the first was my dad who served in WWII and Korea on theminesweeper USS Dextrous, he gave me my passion for all cars. The second was my uncle who served under Patton in WWII and then was captured the second week of the Korean war and survived as 1 of the longest held POW officers of the Korean war,he loved his 1965 Mustang after he retired. The third is my wifes uncle who served in Vietnam with the 173rd Airborne, he was involved in the battle that Big and Rich wrote the song 8th of November about, he loves corvettes! I could not join the military but did work at Ft Carson as Heavy Equipment Mechanic for 8 yrs under a defense contract. Thanks to all for their sacrifice!!
     
  9. chopped
    Joined: Dec 9, 2004
    Posts: 2,139

    chopped
    Member

    Sgt. 1st Marine Div. Nam 67-68
     
  10. Chris Cissel
    Joined: Mar 20, 2009
    Posts: 327

    Chris Cissel
    Member
    from Fresno Ca

    USN 92-94
    VAQ 135
    CVN72 Abraham Lincoln
    Whidbey Island, Washington
     
  11. jimz31
    Joined: Oct 9, 2012
    Posts: 84

    jimz31
    Member
    from PA

    25th INF VN 1968-1969
     
  12. pilot31
    Joined: Jul 27, 2011
    Posts: 69

    pilot31

    First of all, Thanks to all who have served past and present.

    US Army 1985-1991
    UH-60A pilot
    Desert Storm

    Maine Air National Guard 1991-1997
    KC-135/E pilot
    Numerous deployments

    New Jersey Air National Guard 1997-2000
    KC-135/E, C-135B
    You name it I probably went there.

    Maine Air National Guard 2000-2013
    Retired in August 2013

    It took 28 years, but I made Lt. Col (in spite of myself)!!



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  13. pilot31
    Joined: Jul 27, 2011
    Posts: 69

    pilot31

    By the way I can say this because I used to be an Army Warrant Officer, helo pilot and an Air force pilot.

    The Air force pilots prayer;
    May God grant me the eyes of an eagle, the stealth of a stocking Tiger, and the balls of an Army helicopter pilot!



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  14. mikeallcars
    Joined: Feb 16, 2012
    Posts: 1,316

    mikeallcars
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    active from 1973-1976 retired fom national guard 27 plus years SSG Alexander medical:D
     
  15. Lou39
    Joined: Dec 7, 2007
    Posts: 128

    Lou39
    Member
    from Cedar, MI

    Army, Specialist of the 4th category, parachute rigger, 101st Airborne, '62-65.
     
  16. ZZ-IRON
    Joined: Feb 28, 2007
    Posts: 1,964

    ZZ-IRON
    Member
    from Minnesota

  17. Merc cruzer
    Joined: Feb 26, 2009
    Posts: 286

    Merc cruzer
    Member
    from Colorado

    4th Inf VN 1968-1969
     
  18. the violator
    Joined: Sep 10, 2008
    Posts: 216

    the violator
    Member

    USAF 1988-1992 tyndall afb florida. sheet metal and paint shop on F-15 eagle
     
  19. cavman
    Joined: Mar 23, 2005
    Posts: 669

    cavman
    Member

     
  20. ddphillips
    Joined: Jan 27, 2012
    Posts: 13

    ddphillips
    Member
    from Cincinnati

    US Air Force 1972-1981
     
  21. Dave Gray
    Joined: Sep 4, 2010
    Posts: 287

    Dave Gray
    Member

    USAF 64 to 68

    Avon Park Bombing Range. Near Sebring Fla.
    Nakhon Phanom RTAFB. On the Mekong river in Northern Thailand


     
  22. USMC 68/74 . What else can I say !
     
  23. 33 coupe
    Joined: May 10, 2006
    Posts: 37

    33 coupe
    Member

    In the company of HEROS!!
    Thanks for your service!!
     
  24. woodbutcher
    Joined: Apr 25, 2012
    Posts: 3,310

    woodbutcher
    Member

    :D I had influence from my Father,his oldest brother who BOTH served in the trenches in WW1.Cousins and friends who served in WW2,Korea.Viet Nam and all places in between.Made many friends in the local American Legion post in my home town in Fl.The post was populated by veterans from WW1 through Viet Nam.God bless all who have served.Who are serving now.And those who will serve in the future.God bless you all.
    Good luck.Have fun.Be safe.
    Leo
     
  25. classic gary
    Joined: Sep 24, 2009
    Posts: 504

    classic gary
    Member

    um, door gunner, shithook, '69-70 RVN.
    132ASHC, 14CAB, Americal Div .....
    in april68, out sept71, there were some, um, diversions, LOL.
     
  26. US Army '68-'71
    11E40 tank commander
    40th Armor/16th Cav. Ft Wainwright, AK
     
  27. marcus1980
    Joined: Feb 11, 2008
    Posts: 25

    marcus1980
    Member

    U s army 1966 ---- 1972
     
  28. Henry VIII
    Joined: Mar 30, 2009
    Posts: 272

    Henry VIII
    Member
    from Tulsa OK

    USNR Seabees 1960 - 1963 E3
    Arkansas National Guard 1964 Medic
    USAR Engineers 1965 - 69 Panama, Office of Interoceanic Canal Studies 1st Lieutenant
     
  29. Nemosgarage
    Joined: Sep 21, 2009
    Posts: 144

    Nemosgarage
    Member

    HHC 4/9 Infantry Alaska 1975/78, 63b wheel vehicle mechanic.
     

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