Det(A) 2017 Photo Op – Special Moments – MG Sidney Shachnow and Gerald “Paco” Fontana

At the Detachment(A) 2017 Photo Op old friends meet. Former DET(A) members Gerald “Paco” Fontana and MG Sidney Shachnow(Ret) and share a special moment.

MG Shachnow was the former Commander of Detachment(A) and Guest Speaker at our Detachment(A) June 2017 function held at Fort Bragg NC in memory of Det(A)CSM Jeffrey Raker.

Paco Fontana and MG Sid Shachnow
Paco Fontana and MG Sidney Shachnow


Exercise Sea Ruler 1963

While Frank R. Webber (Det A, 1960-1964) does the real work of sending a message, Captain Adam Klys cranks the generator.

Exercise Sea Ruler 1963 – The annual UW Exercise in southern Germany.

Remember the Det’s teams didn’t have XOs.

Frank Webber, Adam Klys
Frank Webber, Adam Klys