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by haze
Wed Feb 24, 2010 6:35 pm
Forum: Your Desert Shield/Storm Experiences
Topic: Near Fratricide
Replies: 90
Views: 60805

Re: Near Fratricide

we stayed in our mopp suit till after the cease fire.only time we took it off was to change from one dirty uniform into the dirty uniform you had on a few days before.our desert uniforms were almost black from the charcoal liner of the suits.the only people that smelled worse than us was the pow"s &...
by haze
Sun Feb 21, 2010 11:34 pm
Forum: Your Desert Shield/Storm Experiences
Topic: Near Fratricide
Replies: 90
Views: 60805

Re: Near Fratricide

ya, the alarms were always going off, we had 1 go off that was about 100m out from us.i was on guard duty at the time. the test kits did"nt really show anything for sure, i think they tried 3, not for sure.it was pretty late at nite when this happened. heard years later that the test kits were bad, ...
by haze
Sat Feb 20, 2010 7:48 pm
Forum: Your Desert Shield/Storm Experiences
Topic: Near Fratricide
Replies: 90
Views: 60805

Re: Near Fratricide

it was somewhere around there, i got the old orders of march for the 197th in storage.i"ll try to remember to get them out tommorrow.i think it was at least a coupledays of demo, cause we where running low on c4 at the end., time gets fuzzy on dates, etc.i remember about them marking that minefield ...
by haze
Fri Feb 19, 2010 10:41 pm
Forum: Feed Back
Topic: Avatars
Replies: 25
Views: 25994

Re: Avatars

thanks again dagger, i"ll look up my unit patch in a couple days.i really do appericate your help. love this site!!!!!! GOOD JOB !!!!
by haze
Fri Feb 19, 2010 10:37 pm
Forum: Your Desert Shield/Storm Experiences
Topic: Near Fratricide
Replies: 90
Views: 60805

Re: Near Fratricide

redfish, yes its a wonder! i remember a couple of the guys talking about the guard or res unit that was attached to us.(can"t remember which) they was putting rpg"s in barrels with the warhead pointing up!!!!!!!!!! talk about a dangerous outfitt !!! they removed the ones they found before we blew th...
by haze
Mon Feb 15, 2010 9:58 pm
Forum: Feed Back
Topic: Avatars
Replies: 25
Views: 25994

Re: Avatars

thanks, dagger...u the man !!!!!!!
by haze
Mon Feb 15, 2010 9:56 pm
Forum: Passing of Veterans
Topic: Robert Howard - R.I.P.
Replies: 1
Views: 5117

Re: Robert Howard - R.I.P.

rest in peace soldier,and thank you for what you have done for us and our country.
by haze
Sat Feb 13, 2010 8:17 pm
Forum: Feed Back
Topic: Avatars
Replies: 25
Views: 25994

Re: Avatars

daggger,
could you help me with putting up a avatar? i want the 197th inf bde. for mine .but i"m not that computer savvy on these things.sorry for being such a bother to ya ...haze
by haze
Sat Feb 13, 2010 11:17 am
Forum: Your Desert Shield/Storm Experiences
Topic: Near Fratricide
Replies: 90
Views: 60805

Re: Near Fratricide

i"m not for sure if they was reserve or guard unit. i still have the old orders of march and of what units, & their company co"s listed for the 197th. i"d have to dig it up. we still had men down range when they set their charges off ...they took cover in a bunker that had"nt been wired yet... i rem...
by haze
Sat Feb 13, 2010 10:56 am
Forum: Your Desert Shield/Storm Experiences
Topic: Near Fratricide
Replies: 90
Views: 60805

Re: Near Fratricide

i remember that, about the trailer catching fire. sad day that was....if i remember right that was right after we started the demo operation. thats where you got all the cooked off rounds coming in ......sorry about that....but that was"nt all of our fault on the incoming rounds.i"ll tell ya that st...
by haze
Sat Feb 13, 2010 9:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things you hate since the war.
Replies: 102
Views: 50423

Re: Things you hate since the war.

i"ve had really bad dreams ,some i remember, some i don"t .my wife has told me severial times that i"d be dreaming & she"d go to wake me up, i"d look at her(like a deer in headlights look),i"d just grab her by the throat& pin her down. a few times i"ve dreams & she"d be sitting up getting a drink by...
by haze
Fri Feb 12, 2010 4:32 pm
Forum: Fact Finder
Topic: TABS,WHO CAN WEAR THEM?
Replies: 4
Views: 11511

TABS,WHO CAN WEAR THEM?

I"m new to this forum....great site by the way..i have a couple questions to ask...if you were attached to a SF unit in war are you allowed to wear their SF tab? reason i ask is we"ve got a few guardsmen coming into our legion post wearing this tab, cause they were attched to a SF unit in combat. th...
by haze
Fri Feb 12, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: Lost & Found (Veterans Search)
Topic: lost engrs.
Replies: 3
Views: 4935

Re: lost engrs.

I was from 1990 till she was changed over to c.co 317 th engr. bn. 1st. sqd, 1 st.plt.