after basic training at Ft. Leonard Wood Missouri, I took a bus ride
from there to Ft. Lee Virginia to complete 76C10 Quartermaster Supply
school before being assigned a duty station after graduation; permanent
For 10 weeks, Ft. Lee was my home.
What happened there?
by SSG Johnson, a thin tall african american who was very keen and
sharp as a tack; He was our platoon sergeant. He was tough but fair. He
was always early and on-time and always one step ahead of everyone. We
were the last building of the world war II barracks; called Delta house,
the morning after getting up and going to the mess hall and eating; the
wax the floors with a buffer, towel and Johnson's wax; hot, melted,
clean our latrine inside, and then get into formation outside and march
at night before bed,Wax the floors with a buffer, towel and Johnson's wax; hot, melted.
more to come.. our 1st Sargeant was an amazing funny leader!