C Company 1970 – 1971
- Graduate of the Infantry NonCommission Officer Course, Ft Benning, GA Jan 1970 (yes, I was a “shake n bake”).
- Completed the Airborne Course, Ft Benning, GA Feb 1970
- Assigned to A Co, 2/60th 9th Inf Div May 70 – Sep 70
- I was assigned to C Co, 2/327th 101st ABN Div Sep 70 – Apr 71
- I do have a CIB
- I did not have a nick name
- I spent time with two platoons in C Co.
Some of the nick names I remember were Angel, Buffalo (who passed away a couple of years ago), J.C., Ricky Rivas, Timothy Leary
I got out of the army April 71 and join the Reserve’s in 1975. I switched from Infantry to MI. During the first Gulf War (1991) I became an AGR and I’m currently stationed at Fort Belvoir, VA.