22nd Antiaircraft Artillery Group Headquarters


Photo by Hal Barker








Legacy Messages - 1995-1999








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Entry: 84753
Subject: 22ND AAA GROUP NIKE CHICAGO, ILL. SUMMER OF 1955 WITH 16TH AAA GROUP. BOTH WERE PUT IN 45TH AAA BRIG

Kenneth Hensley wrote on November 19, 2012


City and State: ALBANY M0

Unit: 45TH AAA BRIGADE

Service or Relationship: Army Veteran

Comments:

Keywords: We were stationed at the Museum of Science and Industry
in Chicago, Ill We were in charge of the Nike missile
sites around Chicago and Gary area. Chuck Zellers of
Lincoln, Nebr wrote to American Legion about the nike
missile sites. There is very little history of them
ever exiting.



Entry: 81501
Subject: D BATTERY 22ND AAA

Joe Nathan wrote on December 27, 2011


City and State: LAS VEGAS NV

Unit: D BATTERY 22ND AAA SECTION 7 & 8

Service or Relationship: Army Veteran

Comments: Drafted in Burbank, CA Was stationed in Okinawa 1951-52
At Kadena Air Force Base, lived in a tent under the
wing of a B29. Used my helmet for a sink as we had
know running water and built our own toilets. I was in
Section 7 until I made Staff Sgt and then Section
Leader of section 8.Played softball for the 22nd AAA.
We were located next to the runway of the B29 runway.

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Entry: 79543
Subject:

Bobby McKinzey SR. wrote on July 6, 2011


City and State: WHITESBORO OK

Unit: C BATTERY 22ND AAA

Service or Relationship: Army Veteran

Comments: The only Man I have found is Ray Jenkins,

Keywords: I join the 22nd June 1950 at Kadena Air Base,{ B 29's}We were set up near the Strip,I live in a TENT for Two Years,Chow and showers at the Air Force.I left the 22nd,July 1952,On the USS Buckner.I arrive on the USS Walker, was on that Tub for 17 days, my line number was 1333. 



Entry: 56381
Subject: LOOKING FOR BUDDY

Paul Forget SR. wrote on March 25, 2006

Email Update Needed



City and State:

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Army Veteran

Comments: I BELIEVE ROBERT OBRIEN FROM NYC WAS IN A BATTERY WOULD LIKE TO CONTACT HIM

Keywords: LOOKING FOR AN OLD ARMY BUDDY



Entry: 54562
Subject: 222-ND AAA GP.HQ - HQ BTRY.

Thomas Bay wrote on December 10, 2005

Email Update Needed



City and State: TWIN FALLS ID

Unit: HQ BATTERY 22-AAA GP.

Service or Relationship: Army Veteran

Comments: I arrived at Ft. Custer Mi.late Sept. 1950 for basic training in HQ Btry. and was placed in the Record Section , that recorded fireing data , for the 79th. and 504th. Gun Btns. at Camp Perry , Oh. and Sheboygan, Wi. then moved to Ft. Sheridan and set up 19 gun sites around Chicago ! Was releeased from , active duty on 9-25-1952 , at Ft. Sheridan Ill.

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Entry: 51851
Subject: LOKKING FOR MY FAMILY MEMBER

Lupe Garcia wrote on July 4, 2005


City and State: EL PASO TX

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Family Member

Comments: last place i know he was was in el Paso Tx around 1965 and then he was in fort kobbe cancal zone around 1972-1973. please help me find him! if anybody remembers him!

Keywords: 1Sg pedro miranda, Battery b 105 MM) 22nd artillery



Entry: 41061
Subject: UNIT I D

Jasper Wooten wrote on February 19, 2004

Email Update Needed



City and State:

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Family Member

Comments: I HAVE A RECORD OF MY BROTHERS THAT INDICAES HE WAS ASSIGNED TO THE CITED UNIT IN MAR 1952. ALL MY SEARCH EFFORTS COULD NOT FIND THIS UNITS HISTORY. ANY INFORMATION OR GUIDANCE?

MUCH APPRECIATED

Keywords: BTRY D 23RD AAA



Entry: 28416
Subject: LOOKING FOR PATCH OF 22ND AAA GROUP

Darrell Thompson wrote on September 22, 2002


City and State: KIMBALL MI

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Family Member

Comments: My dad is retired US Army he was in Korea but at the time not in the 22nd. He was a Ranger in the 24th Inf Div. He came back to the US after the war and was placed in the 22 AAA Group in Ft. Custer in Michigan. He is 70 year old and is lookign for the old 22 AAA Group Patch. He believes it is blue and yellow. We are trying to find it for him for a christmas gift this year. Or perhaps a birthday gift for next year. This is the last ptch we need to complete his shadow box. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks.

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Entry: 17249
Subject: SIMMURUC

Jung Yong-Kee wrote on June 11, 2001

Email Update Needed



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Service or Relationship: -

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