Thursday, October 3
0730 Golf at The Links at Gettysburg
1700 Registration/Welcome Reception Begins
2100 Reception Ends
Friday, October 4
0630 Breakfast Begins
0715 Depart for Antietam
1130 Lunch at the Bavarian Inn
- Brief presentation by the NPS about the preservation of the Battlefield
1700 Return to Eisenhower
1830 Presentation by COL Doug Mastriano on SGT York
- Informal Dinner of pizza and beer (we’ll [...]
Author Archives: David Gettman
C Trp, 1/2ACR, Bindlach, 1974-75. Dad (CWO-2 Henry Gettman) was Motors Officer, HHC, 1/2ACR, Bindlach, 1953-55.
NO. 2013–15 } HEADQUARTERS
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
WASHINGTON, DC, 12 August 2013
VALOROUS UNIT AWARD
VALOROUS UNIT AWARD…………………………I
VALOROUS UNIT AWARD (AMENDMENT)………………II
I — VALOROUS UNIT AWARD. By direction of the Secretary of the Army, under the
provisions of AR 600–8–22, paragraph 7–14, the Valorous Unit Award is awarded to the
following units of the Armed Forces of the United [...]
Obituary for Major General Robert Edwin Wagner (USA, RETIRED)
Major General Robert “Bob” Edwin Wagner died on August 14, 2013 in Smithfield, Virginia at the age of 78. General Wagner had a distinguished 33 year career in the United States Army, including two combat tours in Vietnam. The highlights of his career were his three years [...]
If you served on the border with the 2d Armored Cavalry Regiment during the 1960′s, and would like to appear in a short documentary for the new Army museum being built at Ft. Belvoir, please continue reading.
Chris Golden, our executive director at the 2d Cavalry Association, was contacted by the nice folks at Northern [...]
$2,500 for 2013
The Association maintains a trust for the purpose of fostering the advanced education of our community’s children.
Purpose: Provide funds for associate and bachelors degree studies.
Eligibility: Any member of the 2d Cavalry Association, all active duty soldiers in the 2d Cavalry Regiment, their family members; children, or grandchildren of 2d Cavalry Association members [...]
Story by: Spc. Joshua Edwards
2nd Cavalry Regiment Public Affairs
ROSE BARRACKS, Germany – A great way to gain a wider perspective on tactics and skills that must be had in order to overcome obstacles and challenges on today’s modern battlefield could be to train with military forces from other countries.
The 2nd Cavalry Regiment and other [...]
Story by: Spc. Joshua Edwards
2d Cavalry Regiment Public Affairs
ROSE BARRACKS, Germany – The 2d Cavalry Regiment will host the Expert Field Medical Badge competition Sept. 11 through Sept. 21 at the Grafenwoehr training area.
More than 250 candidates from U.S. Army Europe including 18 multinational participants from Slovenia, United Kingdom, Germany, Estonia and Italy will compete [...]
The 2d Cavalry Association has announced their scholarship program for 2012.
Please see the attached document (click on “Scholarship flyer”) for details on how to win this years scholarship worth up to $2,500. Hurry, as time is limited!