Rodger Jacobson (Civilian)

Gender: Male
Hometown: Hazel Green, Wisconsin
Military Status: Veteran
About Me:
Married My High School Sweetheart in Dec.1953. Enlisted in the Army, did my time, got out, farmed for seven years and have been driving truck every since. [4,000,000 miles] Together we raised five great kids and have eight wonderful grandchildren. Started looking for Army buddies in 1987 and have located over 4,000. Needless to say we've seen a lot of handshakes, hugging and tears when you see your old buddie from 40-50 years ago. We have reunions every year. JOIN THE FUN. AIRBORNE IS THE GREATEST!!!!

Founder and past Pres. of the 320th AFA Assoc. Founded in 1987. Also Vice Chairman 508th ARCT Chapter 82nd Abn. Assoc.Have Located 1,000 of the 320th AFA Paratroopers and have been involved with locating 3,000 of the 508 ARCT Paratroopers. We are still looking anyone that served from 1951-1957 in Ft Benning GA. and Ft. Campbell, KY. Camps Wood, Chickamaugua,and Kashi in Japan. My wife and I sponser Mini Reunions all across the US.

Rodger's Assignment History

Camp Wood
Unit: 320th AFA 508ARCT
1955 1956
Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Unit: HQ. BTRY DIVARTY 101st Abn.
1956 1956
Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Unit: Hq Btry 320th AFA 508ARCT
1954 1956
Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Unit: HQ.BTRY 320th AFA
1955 1955
Fort Ord, California
Unit: Tank Co Ist Inf. Reg. 6th Inf. Div
1955 1955
Fort Benning, Georgia
Unit: 508 Red-Devils
1951 1954

Rodger's Salutes

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Tamie Towers
Tamie Towers said on 02/24/2012 at 05:32 pm
I'll Go (A Soldiers Oath) - I would like to share with you, a music video dedicated to all soldiers called - I'll Go (A Soldiers Oath) - by Kelly's Lot - It is a tribute to all veterans, and is well worth watching - Here's the link: (this is not a download, simply a link to a YouTube video) - http://youtu.be/c5p1Qiqggao - Or you can copy & paste (or type) the following link into your address bar: http://youtu.be/c5p1Qiqggao - To each and every veteran - Thank You - I salute you - Tamie L. Towers - Patriot - Tamiesbox@roadrunner.com - P.S. My dear friend Kelly Zirbes of Kelly's Lot wrote and performed this song and has given permission for the video to be shared and/or embedded anywhere.

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