Citation
598th Trans tribune

Material Information

Title:
598th Trans tribune
Portion of title:
SDDC 598th Trans tribune
Portion of title:
Five hundred nighty-eighth trans tribune
Creator:
United States -- Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command. -- 598th Transportation Brigade ( issuing body )
Place of Publication:
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Publisher:
United States Army, Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, 598th Transportation Brigade (SDCC)
Publication Date:
Frequency:
Bimonthly
regular
Language:
English
Physical Description:
1 online resource : ;

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Transportation, Military -- Periodicals -- United States ( lcsh )
Transportation, Military -- Periodicals -- Benelux countries ( lcsh )
Genre:
newspaper ( sobekcm )
federal government publication ( marcgt )
periodical ( marcgt )

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Statement of Responsibility:
SDDC 598th Trans Bde.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
This item is a work of the U.S. federal government and not subject to copyright pursuant to 17 U.S.C. §105.
Resource Identifier:
on10380 ( NOTIS )
1038017076 ( OCLC )
2018227491 ( LCCN )
on1038017076

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598th TRANS TRIBUNE Published by the SDDC 598th U.S. Army Transportation Group Volume 6, Number 9, October 2007 1957 2007 50 years of u.s. military transportation via benelux ports Pages 6 -11 Photo by Spero Pekatos Port Operations at Astakos, Greece Pages 5 6 MS Chapman discharging containers in the Port of Astakaos, Greece,

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From the Commander 598th TRANS TRIBUNE Volume 6, Number 9 October 2007 SDDC 598th TRANS TRIBUNE Commander Colonel Janet L. Cobb Command Sergeant Major Maryeva Beesley Editor Chief, Command Affairs Bram de Jong Asst Editor/CAO Martin Weteling Forward input for this newsletter to the Editor via e-mail bram.dejong2@us.army.mil or call DSN 362-2460 or Com mercial +31 10 4592460 598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 2 Commander 1190th DSB Just a few quick notes away from the normal Commanders Corner topics:

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 3 Halloween with the Rotterdam Community 598th Transportation Group 26 Oct 07

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Command Sergeant Majors Corner 598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 4 Command Sergeant Major Normandy Staff Ride

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Port Operations at Astakos Greece 598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 5

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 6

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 7 50 YEARS U.S. MILITARY TRANSPORTATION VIA BENELUX PORTS

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 8 asked some former Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) Ralph I. Sebacher 1980-1984 My most exciting experiences Present status Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) Jack L. Riley 1983-1985 My most exciting experiences Present status 50 year U.S. Army presence in Rotterdam and Antwerp!

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 9 or Colonel. U.S. Army (Retired) Philip Sterbling 1988 1990 My most exciting experiences Present status Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) Rick J. Barnaby 1990 1992 My most exciting experiences. SDDC Rhine River Detachment

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 10 Present status Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) Jan H. Harpole 1991 1992 1994 1996 My most exciting experiences Present status

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 11 Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) Susan R. Sowers 1992-1993 My most exciting experiences Present status Command Sergeant Major, U.S. Army (Retired) Richard W. Wood 1994-1997 My most exciting experiences Present status

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Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) Tom E. Thompson 1998 2000 My most exciting experiences Present status Colonel, U.S. Army Victo ria A. Leignadier 2002-2004 My most exciting experiences Present status 598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 12

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 13 COOP exercise at Van Ghentkazerne 839th Trans Bn receives a Commendable on the ICI 1 2 3 4

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 14 598th Transportation Group Ash Shuaybah Photos from SWA, made by Master Sgt. Marvin L. Bonner 1 2 3 4 6 5

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598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 15 598th Transportation Group Ash Shuaybah 7 8 10 9 11 More photos from Master Sgt.Marvin L. Bonner

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Winter Driving in Europe I t is that time of the year again, a time when winter driving in Europe soon must be reckoned with. To avoid number one problem in winter time the NO start miseries your engine must be in a good state of tune. It helps to know your vehicle is winter road worthy. Pay special attention to: Is the cooling system OK, and is there enough antifreeze in it to provide the necessary protection? If in doubt about the strength of the antifreeze, have it checked. Tires, check for the correct pressure and tread depth (minimum 1.6 mm) Heater and defroster, check the system. It is essential to both safety and comfort in winter, so be certain they work properly. Is the radiator clean and leave free, and are the various hoses in good condition and clamped down tight? weather clean your lights often. Clean your windows well, good visibility is essential. Check battery, even a new or well charged battery can quickly wear down in cold weather. Is the exhaust system in good condition and free of leaks? Check especially for blown gaskets, leaking pipe constructions, FOG: (slow down, keep your distance and use your lights) Slowdown and put your lights on when traveling in fog or smog. Keep your headlights on low beam for best visibility. Maintain an adequate following distance. 598th Trans Tribune October 2007 Page 16