charles, I too was there and it's the coldest I've ever been. we ended up in graff and shot those m60a1 tanks all nite!
Histoy of The 126th Ord/Maint Bn.(Don Morgan)
Constituted 13 Jan, 1941 in the Regular Army as Maintenance Bn. 4th Armored Div. Activated 5 Jan 1942 at Pine Camp, New York. Reorganized and redesignated 126th Ordnance Bn on 10 Sept 1943. Redesignated 126th Armored Ord/Maint Bn on 18 Apr 1945. Inactivated on 23 Apr 1946 at Camp Kilmer, New... More
The 126 Ord took part in Operation Wintershield in Feb. 1961. A goodtime was not had by all . We froze our but off. For two weeks we ran all over southern Germany playing war games. The objective seemed to be how cold we could get with out freezing to death.