James M. Gray, Commander SCV Camp 2160 Australia, Cracker's reader

Katy Walker,Tennessee, President of "Roses of Appalachia" Chapter #26 TNOCR

Corporal Breezy, Duste, and Trooper Ron Ellington at the 1st Annual Pride of the South Poker Run.

1st Sgt.Rabbit Paul Smith on his way to Texas Flag celebration in Montgomery Texas

 picture of a get together on a rainy day at the Mule Barn. left to right Trooper Robert 1st squad and Wife Krissa

 Trooper Tim Auld 2nd squad,Trooper Allen Hearran and Texas Div. SCV Adjutant 1st squad Trooper Dave Hawkins ,

Trooper Ken Smith 4th squad, Cpl.Mark Stephenson 2nd squad and Sgt. Phillip Hearran 4th squad

From Overseas, Germany

Jürgen Bollin, Tilo Pollmann, Archy Bänsch, Jörg Porstmann, Rene Drinkuth

Alabama1D North Central Platoon (Defenders) Representing in Lynchburg, TN

L-R Trooper James Lanford, Lt. Roy (Cebo) Ellis, Cpl. Mike (Jackal) Lanford

(Communication Officer), Trooper Jess Mcallister.

Shane "Stringbean" Elder from 2-B, Duste Craig and Jim "Live Oak" Waddell from 3-A at 2 Dogs

New Corporal of 2nd squad Todd Long and his wife Jacque chilling at Big Texas dance hall

1Ds David Rooster Hyde and OCR member Marjorie Hyde in Selma, Alabama.

 Jennifer Jones White & Brent White, Tennessee

Gary Whiteside and wife Laura at Grandfather Mountain. 2B, 2nd Platoon.

Lt PQ and is wife One drop. Angel at the Confederate monument in front

of the Leesburg court house , Maryland

Cpl WILLIAM SILAS SMITH, reported missing in action on Sept. 1, 1950 after an assault on his unitâs position

along the Naktong River in South Korea. Cpl Smith was finally laid to rest at Pinecrest Cemetery!.

Members of the 3rd Battalion Co B Mechanized Cavalry were in attendance to show their respects to this American Hero!

John Polo,(top right) with friends,  Overseas, Spain,

Jürgen Bollin, Overseas, in Allgäu, Germany

Billy E Walker, Tennessee

Lee Penny, Florida

Oneeye, Uncle Doug, Magoo, Slim, George and Dusty

Duste Craig, Arkansas, Jim 'Live Oak' Waddell, South Carolina

Kevin Nelms, Mississippi

Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi and North Carolina Brothers honoring our Gallant ancestors at 2Dogs!

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