Reunion 2012 2/59 ADA O'Brien Bks
There will be a reunion at Pigeon Forge, Tn. on 5 Jun thru 10 Jun 2012. Contact information can be seen on Facebook Group, O'Brien Barracks, Schwabach, Germany. We have many soldiers from different era's coming....please join us. Thanks
I served with Captain Bruegemann
I was in HHB in S-3 from February 1971 until March 1973. I served under Captain Bridgewater and Captain Brantley as their Senior Operations Assistant. I had the honor of working with Captain Bruegemann as well. I remember he was a University of Illinois graduate and we would swap stories about... More
C battery CO David Skehan
Don't know if you remember me but I was a member of your battery under 1st Seargent Crawford. I served in C battery from Sept. 1971 to Dec. 1973. My name is Paul Iaboni. Some of the platoon seargents were Rodriguez, Hunsinger. Also 1st Lt. Nichols.
missin the brew
i was in a batt 2-59 from jan. 76 to aug 78. hey anybody remember moms guest house ohhh the jeager schnitzell and beer, and the little hamburger/pizza shack across the steet from the main gate.
I was with the 2/59th from activation at Ft. Bliss in early 1970 thru mid-1972, as S-4 and later as C Battery CO. Germany was a great assignment during those years. I loved it, but regret losing touch with so many old friends over the years.
2/59 Junior Lieutenant
I arrived in Schwabach in May, 1972 from Airborne training at Ft Benning. I was a platoon leader under CPT Joe Cosumano. Lt Ralph Bolen was XO.
The entire Battalion had trained in Texas together and moved together to Germany. I was one of the first replacement officers and therefore, was the... More