Me in the 1970s    Me in 2012

Bruce Richards
US Army From Jan 1960 to Feb 1982


This is a rough summary of my US Army assignments from my
Enlistment in December 1959 to my Retirement in February 1982.

(Click on the below patchs for links to the major command)

Jan 1960 Basic Training Ft Knox KY Mar 1960 1st Training Bgd Ft Knox Ky USATCA Sep 1960-61 17th Trans Happy/Dragon Valley Korea 7th Inf Div Camp Casey Camp Kaiser Sep 1961 Airborne Test Board Ft Bragg NC A&E Test Board Jan 1962-63 USATCA Ft Knox KY USATCA Jun 1963 37th Trans Group France USAEUR 77th Trans Co Jan 1964-66 106th Trans Bn Germany USAEUR 598th Trans Co Jun 1966 585th Trans Ft Lewis Wa 4th Inf Div Sep 1966-67 8th Trans Gp Vietnam Support Command 101st Airborne Div 5th Special Forces 585th Trans (Feb through Mar 1967 17th AHC, 101st Abn 101st Airborne Div Door Gunner)
Sep 1967 Infantry Trng Ctr Ft Benning GA I am The Infantry
Nov 1967-69 1st AIT Bde Ft Sill OK Jun 1969-70 D Co - 4th Maint Bn Rep of Korea 21st Direct Support Command Cp Stanley & Cp St Barbara
Nov 1970-72 190th HEM Ft Hood TX Sep 1972-74 66th Main Bn Germany 21st Support Command 48th Maint Co Sep 1974-78 101st Airborne Ft Campbell KY 101st Airborne Div B Co 801st Maint Jul 1978-79 HQ Garrison, TMP Rep of Korea 19th Support Camp Humphreys Jul 1979-81 101st Airborne Ft Campbell KY 101st Airborne Div 326th Eng Bn May 1981-82 A Co 304th Sig Bn Rep of Korea 304th Sig Bn Cp Red Cloud & Cp Colbern Feb 1982 101st Airborne Ft Campbell KY 101st Airborne Div Hq Company 101st, "Retired"

Due to many changes in the Korean Vet Reunion in Pigeon Forge Tn in August, I will not be attending.


Pictures of Camps in Korea

Korean War Project
http://www.koreanwar.org/html/dmzvets.htm


Where were we located in korea?