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Re: [8thdivmodern] Baumholder, 1977 t0 1979

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    I was in Mainz-Finthen (FAAF) 83-87. ... __________________________________ Do you Yahoo!? SBC Yahoo! DSL - Now only $29.95 per month! http://sbc.yahoo.com
    Message 1 of 36 , Jul 1, 2003
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      I was in Mainz-Finthen (FAAF) 83-87.
      <ranchmark@...> wrote:
      > I was in Mannheim (Coleman)76-79 and went to the 8th
      > ID PNCOC in Baumholder Feb 78.Mark Currier
      >
      >
      > --- Jerry Walker <wilcalak@...> wrote:
      > > Does anyone here remember Baumholder, about 1977
      > to
      > > 1979 era? First, we had that tragic helicopter
      > > crash that killed our Div Arty Commander, Col
      > Basha,
      > > our HHB Commander, Cpt David Johnson, SGM
      > Knighton,
      > > and others? That was quite a loss.
      > >
      > > Also, we had an American civilian who lived
      > downtown
      > > and owned 2 or 3 bars or night clubs. His name
      > was
      > > Robert White, and had married a German lady there
      > > named Hanna Lori (I don't know the spelling). I
      > > think he got out in 1966 and stayed there, or
      > > something like that. I had a 3 piece country
      > music
      > > group, and we had played in one of his clubs a few
      > > times, the one in the back of town that was pretty
      > > good size. I don't mean those old "fish" bars
      > that
      > > were there.
      > >
      > > I'm trying to remember more of what Baumholder
      > > looked like. I remember a place where you could
      > > walk up to the window and order a bratwurst, just
      > > off the main street and onto a side street.
      > >
      > > Just reminiscing, I guess. Our base had up to
      > > 12,000 GIs and town only had about 2,500 people.
      > > Talk about imbalance!
      > >
      > > Jerry
      > >
      > >
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      I was a cannon cocoker .And yes it sounds like him
      Message 36 of 36 , Jul 4, 2003
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        I was a cannon cocoker .And yes it sounds like him
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