Robert Thomson left the following entry in the guestbook.
"I arrived at Rothwesten in October 1948 at age 17 and left three years later in October 1951. I have many fond memories of this great assignment. I was a radar operator at Gunpost and remember most of the traffic being the Berlin Airlift."
I am on the right. The other person might be Robb?
The Snack Bar
My car. A 1935 Ford V8 with right hand steering. Took a while to get
used to that.
I can't remember any names.
A barracks room
My wrecked weapon's carrier. It was stolen from me while I was on
at the radar site (Gunspost). It hit a tree not far from the base.
were three men in it, all of which I considered good friends. The
nicknamed "Tiny" for his large size, was the driver and was killed at
scene. The other two were very seriously injured. I held nothing
them. I was given use of an old motor pool shop and rebuilt the truck.