Field Wire Crewman
Hq & Hq Commo Section 3bn 39th fa
I was assigned to the commo section from 1962 till deactivation an redesigned the 17th art
Wind, Joseph W.
I WAS ASSIGNED TO C BTRY, 80TH ARTY AT SCHWABACH AND TDY TO HQ BTRY, NUREMBURG FROM SEP 60 - MAR 61. ALL BTRY CLERKS OBSERVED A LIVE FIRE AT SOME POINT AND I AM TRYING TO DETERMINE THE DATES OF ALL LIVE FIRE EXERCISES DURING THAT TIME PERIOD.
HQ & HQ Btry 3/39 Gun BN 1963-64
Was assigned to HQ Btry, 3/39th (280MM)at Merrell BKS Nurnberg Ger from Aug 63 until Jan 64 when the 39th was deactivated and became the 3/17FA (8-IN), one of the Gun's we had was the very Gun that fired the first & only Nucular artillery round, that gun is in the Ft. Sill museum now
e. r. privrat
i was at dachau feb 60-aug 61
3rd Battalion,39th Field Artillery
(Steve Du Bos)
I was stationed with C Battery, 3rd Gun
Battalion, 39th Field Artillery
280mm Atomic Cannon
I was in O'Brien Barracks
Schwabach , it was south west of Nurnemburg where are HQ was
The year was 1960 to 1962
I was in FDC
MARCH 1960-SEPTEMBER 1961
B BATTERY, 3RD GUN BATTALION, STATIONED AT DACHAU, GERMANY, EQUIPMENT CONSISTED OF 2-280 MM ATOMIC CANNONS.