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by FA1SGret
Sun Mar 04, 2007 11:17 am
Forum: Fact Finder
Topic: Question for gulf war veteran
Replies: 7
Views: 9817

1) Which unit you were attached (ex : 1st Inf Div...) and what rank were you? 2nd ACR and 1st ID; SFC E-7 2) Were you afraid of this war? No ... I had three tours in 2nd ID and one in 7th ID ... very confident 3) Can you describe a normal day before the ground offensive (short please)? eat, sleep, c...
by FA1SGret
Sun Mar 04, 2007 10:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: times of start/end of groundwar
Replies: 27
Views: 14660

I too deployed from Germany. I was in 3rd Bn 17th FA, we deployed with and became Direct Support with operation control to 3rd Squadron 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment. We initiated combat operations with 3/2 ACR. After we engaged the Tawalkana Republican Guard, we were released from 2nd ACR and given ...
by FA1SGret
Sun Mar 04, 2007 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: lIARS
Replies: 8
Views: 4906

They don't give us a bad name, or at least I don't feel like they give me a bad name, rather they give themselves a bad name. There is a lot of crap in this world and it takes diligence and effort to weed out the crap and find the truth ... true with damn near every aspect of life ... religion, groc...
by FA1SGret
Sun Mar 04, 2007 8:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: times of start/end of groundwar
Replies: 27
Views: 14660

The dates of start and finish are confusing. There is an official start date and time, but each unit began or finished combat operations according to operational plans, so each person has a different perception of when the ground war actually started. I read Norman's book, "It doesn't take a hero" a...