I was inducted
into the Army in Miami, Florida at the Induction Center on October 16, 1961.
The next day I
traveled by train to the Fort Jackson, S.C. Reception Center.
I spent one week
at Fort Jackson then was flown to
Fort Chaffee, AR for B.C.T. (October 1961)
Then after a two
week leave I transferred to Fort Sill, OK for A.I.T. Fire Direction Center
training (January 1962).
From there I was
shipped by a merchant marine ship to Germany (March 1962).
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Left: Sgt. E-5 Charles J. Coffee -
Right is Thomas (Tom) Siefert. They were assigned to C-Btry at
AN -KHE 1965 to October 30, 66.
Sam Huff 18th Artillery - Fulda Germany 1962
I became a proud
member of B-Btry-2nd-Bn-75FA.
In April of 1964 I
was transferred to
Darmstadt, Germany to become a proud member of C-Btry-3rd
US Army in
Sam with M-110 Howitzer in
Fulda Germany 75th
In June of 1964
the 3rd 18th Began their trip to Fort Lewis, WA.
I arrived at
Lewis in August 1964 and was discharged in October 1964, and returned to
James R. Huff, Jr.
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