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by bmw77r100s
Thu Mar 21, 2013 12:52 pm
Forum: Units Deployed to Desert Shield/Storm
Topic: 1/27 FA (MLRS) Babenhausen Germany
Replies: 3
Views: 6421

Re: 1/27 FA (MLRS) Babenhausen Germany

Thanks man, on my way to the V.A. You guys have a good one.
by bmw77r100s
Sun Mar 17, 2013 11:17 am
Forum: Your Desert Shield/Storm Experiences
Topic: In Some Real Trouble Involving Bronze Star
Replies: 53
Views: 32350

Re: In Some Real Trouble Involving Bronze Star

For those that read this thread... I recall how many people got awards. Our supply E-6 was suppose to get a Bronze Star. He said was retiring and that his guy a E-4 could have it. Yeah ranked played a huge role in awards. My platoon Sargent said I was the most decorated private he had ever seen. I m...
by bmw77r100s
Sun Mar 17, 2013 10:00 am
Forum: Your Desert Shield/Storm Experiences
Topic: Looking for info 3-20FA
Replies: 1
Views: 4025

Re: Looking for info 3-20FA

http://www.3ad.com/history/gulf.war/divarty.summary.htm I remember guns firing before we breached. I was standing by my battery commander. I didn't know if it was incoming or outgoing, I dropped to the ground. Got up and brushed myself off. I wasn't aware the unit next to use was going to fire. I wa...
by bmw77r100s
Sun Mar 17, 2013 9:27 am
Forum: Units Deployed to Desert Shield/Storm
Topic: 1/27 FA (MLRS) Babenhausen Germany
Replies: 3
Views: 6421

Re: 1/27 FA (MLRS) Babenhausen Germany

Interesting that you would use a "Hollywood" call sign. I wondered how many after all these years would remember them... I'm one of the three that was 57. Myself, I went on to AFN (AFRTS) afterwards. Did you get the letter from the V.A. about wind charts and stuff stating we were in the area of gas?...