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2LT K. Grorud

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  • Birthday 07/27/1989

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  1. Hi Anthony Thank you for your application to join the 1st Cavalry Regiment. Please join our Teamspeak so one of our recruiters can have a quick chat with you regarding our unit and the next steps involved with joining. The Teamspeak details are below. Failure to join within a week of your application submission date will result in a denial of your application. IP: ts3.1stcavalry.org:9989 Kind Regards. 2LT K. Grorud
  2. Hi Kyle Thank you for your application to join the 1st Cavalry Regiment. Please join our Teamspeak so one of our recruiters can have a quick chat with you regarding our unit and the next steps involved with joining. The Teamspeak details are below. Failure to join within a week of your application submission date will result in a denial of your application. IP: ts3.1stcavalry.org:9989 Kind Regards. 2LT K. Grorud
  3. Hi Pawel Thank you for your application to join the 1st Cavalry Regiment. Please join our Teamspeak so one of our recruiters can have a quick chat with you regarding our unit and the next steps involved with joining. The Teamspeak details are below. Failure to join within a week of your application submission date will result in a denial of your application. IP: ts3.1stcavalry.org:9989 Kind Regards. 2LT K. Grorud
  4. WARNING ORDER Operation Long Reach 003: Silver Bayonet I Central Highlands - II Corps - Ia Drang Complex - 1965 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ SITUATION OPERATION TIME: 1900 EST IN-GAME TIME: 1000 IGT ORGANIZATION: 1. REGION: Ia Drang, South Vietnam 2. WEATHER: Clear Skies; 38F ; Wind <1kn NNE; Dawn 0415 IGT; Dusk 1900 IGT 3. TERRAIN: Mountains, Highlands, Jungle Context Last night, we saw heavy fighting in the hills to the west of LZ X-ray. Due to the high concentration enemy troops, with both the PAVN and VC having established field HQ's in the eare, 1st Cavalry has ordered an Arc Light strike of the mountainrange tomorrow, no sooner than first light. We are to commence a tactical march to our new extraction zone, LZ Albany. HQ has ordered us to strike at any target of oppurtunity along the way, to give PAVN and VC the finishing blow to end this war. The enemy has been here for a while, so be on the lookout for traps/mines. a. Enemy Disposition Unknown disposition of PAVN regulars Well equipped regular soldiers Light - Mechanized Force Anti-Air and Mortar emplacements Unknown disposition of Vietcong Irregulars Ill-Equipped but seasoned Guerrillas Fanatical; Threat of suicide bombers b. Friendly Disposition 1st & 2nd Platoon, Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment 1 Platoon of Airmobile infantry FSB Falcon, as well as fixed wing support c. 1960s - Rules of Engagement On order from your commander, enemy military and paramilitary forces are declared hostile and may be attacked subject to the following instructions: Positive Identification (PID) is required prior to engagement. PID is a reasonable certainty that the proposed target is a legitimate military target. If no PID, contact your next highest commander for decision. Do not engage anyone who has surrendered, or is unarmed or wounded. Any requests for fire support or close air support within 600 Meters of a civilian center must first get authorization from commanding officer. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Maps of the Province: AO 71st AHC HQ Notes from Commander: All requests for Close Air Support/Medevac/Resupply/Insertion are to go to Mako 1-6 on FREQ 60.0. Mako 1-6 will contact Rattler 1-6 on FREQ 50.0 to request an asset to assist 1st Platoon as necessary. Once the asset is in the area of Operation for Mako 1-6, Infantry can contact the bird via CAS Net FREQ 45.0 to guide in the bird/direct close air support. If an infantry element is in threat of being overrun and requires immediate assistance, they may declare a "Tactical Emergency" to Mako 1-6, who will then have Rattler 1-6 redirect all available air assets to Mako 1-6's Area of Operation to prevent the unit from being overrun. Expect the enemy to utilize grenades when in close combat. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ MISSION 1st Platoon, A. Company, 1/7th Cavalry 1st Platoon will perform a tactical march from LZ X-RAY to LZ Albany 1st Platoon PRIMARY TASKING: 1st Platoon will march north to the local civilian strongpoint of Bahn Trung, and will hold here untill the Arc Light subsides SECONDARY TASKING: 1st Platoon will then move west, through the jungle along the trail towards LZ Albany, seizing any opportunity to strike a blow to enemy forces TERTIARY TASKING: Extract from LZ Albany 71st Assault Helicopter Company Rattlers are to support 1st Platoon as they march out of LZ X-Ray PRIMARY TASKING: Support 1st infantry platoon as they move north of Ia Drang, and west towards LZ Albany. Strike any aa-sites that may be uncovered. SECONDARY TASKING: Provide Reinserts, Emergency CAS, Ressuply, and Medevac. TERTIARY TASKING: Extract 1st Platoon from LZ Albany ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ COMMAND & SIGNAL Call Signs "Mako 6", 2LT K. Grorud "Mako 1-6", 1LT J. Kauffman "Mako 1-6R" SSG A. Cummings "Mako 1-1", SSG D. Jordan "Mako 1-2", SSG V. HandbergTBD "Rattler 1-1" CW3 T. Sadler "Rattler 1-2" TBD Hand Signals Control + Num 5 = Rally/Set//Affirmative Control + Num 2 = Halt/Hold/Stop/Negative Control + Num 6 = Engage Control + Num 4 = Go/Move/ Role selection: OPORD:
  5. Team(S) Reporting: 1st MP division Map: Cam Lao Nam Tasks: Clear the governors palace and the embassy Secondary Tasks: N/A Date of Patrol: 06/12/2021 Attendees: 2LT K. Grorud SSG A. Cummings SSG V. Handberg SGT B. Snurka CW3 T. Sadler SP6 J. Tank SP5 R. Kris PV2 D. Astrope PV2 R. Standley PVT P. Goodell
  6. PATROL EMBASSY SIEGE South Vietnam - Saigon - 1968 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ OPERATION TIME: 1900 EST ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 1. SITUATION: HISTORICAL CONTEXT: The US Embassy is under siege! When Gordon D. Rowe, commanding the 716th MP Battalion, has recieved a distress call from the US embassy in Saigon, and is dispatching the 1st Cav MP force to secure the embassy and the surroundings. c. 1960s - Rules of Engagement On order from your commander, enemy military and paramilitary forces are declared hostile and may be attacked subject to the following instructions: Positive Identification (PID) is required prior to engagement. PID is a reasonable certainty that the proposed target is a legitimate military target. If no PID, contact your next highest commander for decision. Do not engage anyone who has surrendered, or is unarmed or wounded. Any requests for fire support or close air support within 600 Meters of a civilian center must first get authorization from commanding officer. 2. MISSION 1st MP Platoon will INFIL Saigon by car/truck, and secure the local govenors home, before securing the embassy itself. There are reports of hostages being held in the compound. We have reports of street fighting, so be prepared for CQB. We might encounter a VC counterattack once the embassy is secured so be prepared to defend civilians and embassy employees.
  7. WARNING ORDER Operation Long Reach 002: Silver Bayonet I Central Highlands - II Corps - Ia Drang Complex - 1965 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ SITUATION OPERATION TIME: 1900 EST IN-GAME TIME: 1000 IGT ORGANIZATION: 1. REGION: Ia Drang, South Vietnam 2. WEATHER: Clear Skies; 38F ; Wind <1kn NNE; Dawn 0415 IGT; Dusk 1900 IGT 3. TERRAIN: Mountains, Highlands, Jungle Historical Context: After Air Assaulting into LZ X-Ray, 1/7 Cav captured an enemy radio operator, detailing the area around LZ X-Ray. Before they knew it, the enemy were upon them. Accurate fire of AK's and SKS's, pushed 1/7 CAV back into the LZ, where they entrenched themselves for the oncoming storm. All the platoons managed to hold fast, and the LZ remained open for the entire day. As starting to evacuate would seal the fates of the last soldiers out, 1/7 Cav and D. Jordan decided to RON and take the fight to the enemy. With knowledge of where the enemy HQ is located 1/7 CAV is ready to repel the first attack before assaulting the PAVN/VC HQ. a. Enemy Disposition Heavy disposition of PAVN regulars Well equipped regular soldiers Light - Mechanized Force Anti-Air and Mortar emplacements Heavy disposition of Vietcong Irregulars Ill-Equipped but seasoned Guerrillas Fanatical; Threat of suicide bombers b. Friendly Disposition 1st & 2nd Platoon, Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment 3 Platoon of Airmobile infantry FSB Falcon, as well as fixed wing support c. 1960s - Rules of Engagement On order from your commander, enemy military and paramilitary forces are declared hostile and may be attacked subject to the following instructions: Positive Identification (PID) is required prior to engagement. PID is a reasonable certainty that the proposed target is a legitimate military target. If no PID, contact your next highest commander for decision. Do not engage anyone who has surrendered, or is unarmed or wounded. Any requests for fire support or close air support within 600 Meters of a civilian center must first get authorization from commanding officer. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Maps of the Province: AO 71st AHC HQ Notes from Commander: All requests for Close Air Support/Medevac/Resupply/Insertion are to go to Mako 1-6 on FREQ 60.0. Mako 1-6 will contact Rattler 1-6 on FREQ 50.0 to request an asset to assist 1st Platoon as necessary. Once the asset is in the area of Operation for Mako 1-6, Infantry can contact the bird via CAS Net FREQ 45.0 to guide in the bird/direct close air support. If an infantry element is in threat of being overrun and requires immediate assistance, they may declare a "Tactical Emergency" to Mako 1-6, who will then have Rattler 1-6 redirect all available air assets to Mako 1-6's Area of Operation to prevent the unit from being overrun. Expect the enemy to utilize grenades when in close combat. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ MISSION 1st Platoon, A. Company, 1/7th Cavalry 1st Platoon will resume where they were left at the RON, and will push the enemy out of the area. 1st Platoon PRIMARY TASKING: 1st Platoon will perform a counter-attack against the PAVN and VC in the vicinity of LZ X-RAY, OBJ Anaconda & Cobra. SECONDARY TASKING: 1st Platoon will sweep the nearby village of SEG BEGAT, OBJ Rattlesnake TERTIARY TASKING: 1st Platoon will secure any documents detailing enemy movements 71st Assault Helicopter Company Rattlers are to support 1st Platoon as they Air Assault and Search & Destroy in the Ia Drang Valley PRIMARY TASKING: Provide Reinserts, Emergency CAS, Ressuply, and Medevac. SECONDARY TASKING: TERTIARY TASKING: ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ COMMAND & SIGNAL Call Signs "Mako 6", 2LT K. Grorud "Mako 1-6", 1LT J. Kauffman "Mako 1-6R" SSG A. Cummings "Mako 1-1", SSG D. Jordan "Mako 1-2", SSG V. HandbergTBD "Rattler 1-1" "Rattler 1-2" WO1 J. Hart Hand Signals Control + Num 5 = Rally/Set//Affirmative Control + Num 2 = Halt/Hold/Stop/Negative Control + Num 6 = Engage Control + Num 4 = Go/Move/ Role selection: OPORD:
  8. Team(S) Reporting: 1/7 Boat Crew Map: Cam Lao Nam Tasks: Check boats, supply FSB and extract SOG team Secondary Tasks: N/A Date of Patrol: 05/28/2021 Attendees: 1LT J. Kauffman 2LT K. Grorud SSG V. Handberg SSG D. Jordan SGT N. Bobcat SP5 K. Kersemeier PV2 A. Unit
  9. Operation Title: Operation Long Reach 001: Silver Bayonet I Team(S) Reporting: 1/7 CAV Map: Cam Lao Na, Primary Task: Air Assault LZ X-Ray Secondary Task: Survive until RON Time Of Operation: 05/22/2021 Attendees: 2LT K. Grorud CW3 T. Sadler PV2 A. Unit PV2 D. Astrope PV2 R. Standley PV2 R. Witcome PV2 S. Norris PVT H. Flamme SGT B. Snurka SP5 K. Kersemeir SP5 R. Kris SP6 J. Tank SP6 L. Logan SP7 J. Hart SSG A. Cummings SSG D. Jordan SSG V. Handberg
  10. Hi William Thank you for your application to join the 1st Cavalry Regiment. Please join our Teamspeak so one of our recruiters can have a quick chat with you regarding our unit and the next steps involved with joining. The Teamspeak details are below. Failure to join within a week of your application submission date will result in a denial of your application. IP: ts3.1stcavalry.org:9989 Kind Regards. 2LT K. Grorud
  11. Hi Justin Thank you for your application to join the 1st Cavalry Regiment. Please join our Teamspeak so one of our recruiters can have a quick chat with you regarding our unit and the next steps involved with joining. The Teamspeak details are below. Failure to join within a week of your application submission date will result in a denial of your application. IP: ts3.1stcavalry.org:9989 Kind Regards. 2LT K. Grorud
  12. WARNING ORDER Operation Long Reach 001: Silver Bayonet I Central Highlands - II Corps - Ia Drang Complex - 1965 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ SITUATION OPERATION TIME: 1900 EST IN-GAME TIME: 1000 IGT ORGANIZATION: 1. REGION: Ia Drang, South Vietnam 2. WEATHER: Clear Skies; 38F ; Wind <1kn NNE; Dawn 0415 IGT; Dusk 1900 IGT 3. TERRAIN: Mountains, Highlands, Jungle Historical Context: Welcome to Vietnam, Soldier. As your first official operation in Vietnam, you will be doing an Air Assault into the Ia Drang Valley. Col. Hal Moore has selected LZ X-Ray as the base of your assault into the valley. You will show that your "Airmobile" tag is not for display. You are tasked with search and destroy operations in the AO. We expect three VC Regiments in the area, but that should be matched by our mobility and firepower. B52's will perform Arc-light missions before you deploy, so we expect the enemy to be weak. Find the enemy, and inflict as large as possible damage on them, and we will be victorius. General Westmooreland has foolproofed the overall plan to rid the countryside of Vietcong, and we will make sure it happens. Grab the initiative and we will turn this war in our favor. Bodycounts, bodycounts and bodycounts. a. Enemy Disposition Light disposition of PAVN regulars Well equipped regular soldiers Light - Mechanized Force Anti-Air and Mortar emplacements Heavy disposition of Vietcong Irregulars Ill-Equipped but seasoned Guerrillas Fanatical; Threat of suicide bombers b. Friendly Disposition 1st & 2nd Platoon, Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment 1 Platoon of Airmobile infantry FSB Falcon, as well as fixed wing support c. 1960s - Rules of Engagement On order from your commander, enemy military and paramilitary forces are declared hostile and may be attacked subject to the following instructions: Positive Identification (PID) is required prior to engagement. PID is a reasonable certainty that the proposed target is a legitimate military target. If no PID, contact your next highest commander for decision. Do not engage anyone who has surrendered, or is unarmed or wounded. Any requests for fire support or close air support within 600 Meters of a civilian center must first get authorization from commanding officer. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Maps of the Province: AO 71st AHC HQ Notes from Commander: All requests for Close Air Support/Medevac/Resupply/Insertion are to go to Mako 1-6 on FREQ 60.0. Mako 1-6 will contact Rattler 1-6 on FREQ 50.0 to request an asset to assist 1st Platoon as necessary. Once the asset is in the area of Operation for Mako 1-6, Infantry can contact the bird via CAS Net FREQ 45.0 to guide in the bird/direct close air support. If an infantry element is in threat of being overrun and requires immediate assistance, they may declare a "Tactical Emergency" to Mako 1-6, who will then have Rattler 1-6 redirect all available air assets to Mako 1-6's Area of Operation to prevent the unit from being overrun. Expect the enemy to utilize grenades when in close combat. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ MISSION 1st Platoon, A. Company, 1/7th Cavalry 1st Platoon will deploy for an Air Assault into LZ X-RAY, and from there, perform Search & Destroy operations in the AO, to relieve Pleiku. 1st Platoon PRIMARY TASKING: 1st Platoon will Air Assault into LZ X-Ray. SECONDARY TASKING: 1st Platoon will fortify LZ X-Ray, to have a base of operation in the valley TERTIARY TASKING: Search and destroy 71st Assault Helicopter Company Rattlers are to support 1st Platoon as they Air Assault and Search & Destroy in the Ia Drang Valley PRIMARY TASKING: Air Assault into Ia Drang SECONDARY TASKING: Provide Reinserts, Emergency CAS, Ressuply, and Medevac. TERTIARY TASKING: ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ COMMAND & SIGNAL Call Signs "Mako 6", 2LT K. Grorud "Mako 1-6", 1LT J. Kauffman "Mako 1-6R" SSG A. Cummings "Mako 1-1", SSG D. Jordan "Mako 1-2", SSG V. HandbergTBD "Rattler 1-1" CW3 T. Sadler "Rattler 1-2" TBD Hand Signals Control + Num 5 = Rally/Set//Affirmative Control + Num 2 = Halt/Hold/Stop/Negative Control + Num 6 = Engage Control + Num 4 = Go/Move/ Role selection: OPORD:
  13. Hi William Thank you for your application to join the 1st Cavalry Regiment. Please join our Teamspeak so one of our recruiters can have a quick chat with you regarding our unit and the next steps involved with joining. The Teamspeak details are below. Failure to join within a week of your application submission date will result in a denial of your application. IP: ts3.1stcavalry.org:9989 Kind Regards. 2LT K. Grorud
  14. Hi Patrick Thank you for your application to join the 1st Cavalry Regiment. Please join our Teamspeak so one of our recruiters can have a quick chat with you regarding our unit and the next steps involved with joining. The Teamspeak details are below. Failure to join within a week of your application submission date will result in a denial of your application. IP: ts3.1stcavalry.org:9989 Kind Regards. 2LT K. Grorud
  15. Hi Sabian Thank you for your application to join the 1st Cavalry Regiment. Please join our Teamspeak so one of our senior recruiters can have a quick chat with you regarding our unit and the next steps involved with joining. The Teamspeak details are below. Failure to join within a week of your application submission date will result in a denial of your application. IP: ts3.1stcavalry.org:9989 Kind Regards. 2LT K. Grorud
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