Name: Marlene Gibbons
Email: marlenegibbons at xtra dot co dot nz
Hometown: Auckland New Zealand,
Date: April 18, 2004 - 05:59 AM (pacific)
I salute my adored cousin John, Marines Vietnam (Hue) - so brave (though he always denies this) - John, you are forever my hero - keep on towards the light ...
Name: Esther J williams
Email: oldbutwise dot 1 at juno dot com
Hometown: Jacksonville, Ar
Date: April 16, 2004 - 04:58 PM (pacific)
My son Joel A williams served two terms in Nam. He was a corpman with 101airborne. He had a arm blown off and went to Japan ,to have it sewed on ,he has some use of it. I don't hear from him sometime for years. We was a close family. Is this natural for Nam vets. I worry so.
Name: norman julian blake
Email: njulianblake at hotmail dot com
Date: April 16, 2004 - 03:17 PM (pacific)
served in vietnam 1972-73 with 310th Tactical Airlift squadron (123 providers) and with MACV airlift operations.
Name: Sam C NOAH
Email: samnoahsr at yahoo dot com
Hometown: Mantua, Ohio
Date: April 16, 2004 - 10:59 AM (pacific)
One of the best sites I've found. I was in nam 68-69 with 229th assault helicopters. My brother was there same time with 2/5 1st cav. I am a life member of cav, and proud to have done my job. God bless all veterans..
Name: Roger Paul Dearmyer
Email: DetRog34 at webtv dot net
Hometown: Buffalo, New York
Date: April 16, 2004 - 08:03 AM (pacific)
Served with Bravo company 2/8 Infanty 4th Infantry (Ivy) Division July 66-June 67 Welcome Home to All..
Name: Hylen Smurr
Email: hylen26 at netzero dot net
Hometown: Boxborough, MA
Date: April 16, 2004 - 07:31 AM (pacific)
Great site. I turned 18 in 1975 and registered for the draft then. I've just started looking over your work here--it's fascinating. Thank you for your wonderful efforts. - Hy
Name: Ennis D. Huffstetler
Email: Ginsang49 at aol dot com
Hometown: Maryville, Tennessee
Date: April 15, 2004 - 10:43 PM (pacific)
Im truing to find or locate anyone who was at LZAction in 1970.Need to talk to you. I was a cannon cocker there.
Name: Al Maberry
Email: amaberry at comcast dot net
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Date: April 15, 2004 - 09:50 PM (pacific)
Base engneers 633d Spec Ops Wg - Pleiku ' 68 - ' 69
823d RED HORSE - Bien Hoa - Phan Rang - Soc Trang ' 70 - ' 71
Base engineers 366th TFW - DaNang ' 71
Welcome Home Brothers & Sisters
Name: Alfred Wall
Email: a dot wall at mchsi dot com
Hometown: , Missouri
Date: April 15, 2004 - 09:25 PM (pacific)
I served with D company 1/8th Inf 4th Inf Div and later with C company 1/12th Inf 4th Inf Div in Viet Nam from Oct 1969 through Sept 1970. I was a squad leader and spen time i Pleiku, Ahn Khe and a short time at firebase Schuller. I would like to talk to anyone I served with or knew when in country.
Name: MIA DENISE RUGGS
Email: rikku23 at msn dot com
Hometown: Woodbridge, VA
Date: April 14, 2004 - 07:22 PM (pacific)
HELLO MY NAME IS MIA RUGGS,
MY FATHER WAS IN VIETNAM MARCH 69 TO APRIL 69.. PFC. RANDALL RUGGS DISTINGUISHED HIMSELF WHILE SERVING
AS A RIFLEMAN WITH CO B,1st BATTALION,12th INF,4th INF DIV. ON 24 APRIL1969, PFC.RANDALL RUGGS' UNIT WAS
ON A SEARCH AND DESTROY MISSION IN THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS WHEN THEY CAME UNDER HEAVY ENEMY FIRE.
SEEING THAT A NUMBER OF HIS COMRADES WERE CAUGHT IN EXPOSED POSITIONS BY THE HOSTILE FIRE, HE
COURAGEOUSLY EXPOSED HIMSELF NUMEROUS TIMES TO LAY DOWN A VICIOUS LINEOF SUPPRESSIVE FIRE,ALLOWING
HIS COMRADES TO REACH SAFETY.AS HE EXPOSED HIMSELF HE WAS MORTALLY WOUNDED BY THE ENEMY FIRE.I JUST WANT TO KNOW IF U MIGHT KNOW HIM OR IF U KNEW SOMEONE THAT MIGHT KNOW HIM. IF U DO COULD U E-MAIL ME I HOPE TO HERE FROM U.. I VISIT THE WALL ALL THE TIME TO JUST SEE MY DADS NAME AND OTHERS ARE ON THERE. I WISH I COULD KNOWN MY FATHER I WAS ONLY 2 WHEN HE WAS KILLED ON MY BRITHDAY.. AND MY B/D IS COMEING UP SOON.. I MISS MY DAD AND I LOVE HIM VERY MUCH.. THANK U FOR EVERYTHING...
Name: Calvin L Clark
Email: Robertpurdy at sbcglobal,net
Hometown: Neosho, Mo.
Date: April 14, 2004 - 09:04 AM (pacific)
in country 70,71,+72,was with A Co,577th engr,35th group,18th engr blt,station centel highlands,Duc Trun,Dan Zun,+ Da Lat ontop the mountains West of Frang Rang Air Force Base,Lived in a bunker 70/71 with David Micheal Ogden fr Venture,Ca/ Pickeral fr Ind/Joe Morgan fr Tn or Ky/ Koasher fr Long Beach,Ca/Brown fr Alabama/Huntter fr Wyo/Tony fr ? I beleive Ca. We were a bunch of men that ran the quarry + crusher sight. would like to hear from any of these great guys. Also anyone who can reminber that engineer outfit.
Name: Warren Johnson
Email: bubba2 at grics dot net
Hometown: Galesburg, Illinois
Date: April 13, 2004 - 04:20 PM (pacific)
FO attached to C trp 1/10th Cav 4th Div. Welcome home brothers and to my friend Tommy, Will see you again.
Name: Oscar Harrison Sanders
Email: oscarx at hcis dot net
Hometown: Anna, IL
Date: April 13, 2004 - 11:10 AM (pacific)
Buck Sargent & Crew Chief on 011A Fire Truck 1968
AlarmRoom Supervisor and whatever else was needed.
Looking for info on KIA, Hershel H Gough(HH-43B Fire Suppression Helocopter Crew member, 60 day TDY to Long Bing 1968
Name: Nancy Beman
Email: nancy dot beman at us dot army dot mil
Hometown: Bloomfield, CT
Date: April 12, 2004 - 05:10 PM (pacific)
I am currently a SFC serving in the Army, but I was never in Vietnam. My 11 year old daughter is doing a project in school and chose the Vietnam War as her subject. I was doing a web search to help her collect information when I found your website. I am hoping to find some information that she will be able to understand. Thank you.
Name: John Shad
Email: j dot shad at comcast dot net
Hometown: St. Paul, MN
Date: April 12, 2004 - 01:47 AM (pacific)
I was with 1st Mar Div (7th Marines) in Vietnam (Hill 55 & LZ Baldie) Feb1969-Feb1970,
Name: Curtis Leo Berry
Email: CottnpckerAOL dot COM
Hometown: Mountainair, NM
Date: April 11, 2004 - 05:52 PM (pacific)
I served in Vietnam from October 1969 thru October 1970 at Danang & Tuy Hoa as a T/Sgt with the Air Force Transportation Squadron, Vehicle Maintenance Section.
It was an interesting & rewarding experience, one which I am proud to have experienced. I retired from the U S Air Force in late 1974.
Name: Stephen Fred Reep
Email: topreep03698654 at msn dot com
Hometown: Lincolnton, NC
Date: April 11, 2004 - 03:47 PM (pacific)
I am a retired MGYSGT with over 31 years of service. I completed tours in Viet- Nam with I 3/9 65-66, Charlie Company First Force Recon Company (Capt Gerharty) Lt Woodburn 66-67 Sept and then went to B Company 1/3 until I got blew up on 7 July 68. I am looking for Doc Vince Gievont who saved my life and my right leg when my femur arty got ruptured from an incoming shell which killed our PLt Cmdr Lt Keppen and missed up many more.
I also served in Beirut. Panama, and the Gulf War before retiring in 1994. Would love to hear from members of flaming India, Charlie Duce and of course my brothers of death in B Co 1/3.
Semper Fidelis and God Bless You and your families.
Stephen F. (Steve) Reep MGYSGT USMC (ret)
Name: Robert Hendrickson
Email: papa_h at charter dot net
Hometown: , Minnesota
Date: April 10, 2004 - 05:52 PM (pacific)
Was at Cam Ranh Bay in 1966 - worked on the Automatic Flight Control System of the F-4C. I would like to locate Gary L. Watt who was stationed at Cam Ranh during the same time - I think i owe him twenty bucks.
Name: Alan L Davis
Email: alanldavisusmc at earthlink dot neet
Hometown: Sebring, Fl
Date: April 09, 2004 - 04:39 PM (pacific)
HMM-261 In country June 65- June66. DaNang, Marble Mountain (they were still laying the helo pad when we arrived). USS Valley Forge for an operation down south. Then good old KY HA.
I would like to find J P Sullivan, last known address was Yuma, Az. I took over as crewchief after he was wounded. Also Sgt Ira A. Johnson from Alabama. Any info would be appreciated.
Name: Frank Zwingraf
Email: Kamakazie23 at yahoo dot com
Date: April 09, 2004 - 02:55 PM (pacific)
This has help me with my project and my father has served in the Vietnam war.
Name: dale hankey
Email: dalelee at comcast dot net
Hometown: armada, mi
Date: April 09, 2004 - 10:51 AM (pacific)
served 1969, 1st Marines , Danang, Fox co. Plt 3040 MCRD
Name: Rick Gandenberger
Email: morebewon at hotmail dot com
Date: April 08, 2004 - 07:48 PM (pacific)
Was in GoCong (east of MyTho) with Mobile Advisor Team IV-30 and IV-29, then in SaDec with Adv Tm 65, MACV.
Operated in the Cocanut Grove as bait for 2d Bde, 9th Div, and on Loi Quan Island at the mouth of the Bassac as bait for the Navy. Was later Adjutant of Tm 65.
Name: Ann Moody
Email: ellen0521 at aol dot com
Date: April 08, 2004 - 03:01 PM (pacific)
My husband, Phil, is a Vietnam Vet. I am wanting to learn what I can about to try to understand what he and others went through.
Name: Chuck Baran
Email: kcbaran at arczip dot com
Hometown: Vancouver, Wa
Date: April 07, 2004 - 06:05 PM (pacific)
I was with HHC, 2nd Bde, 9th Inf Div S2 Mobile Riverine Force 1967-1968. Looking for Maj Carl Marwitz and SP4 Jim Crowley. God Bles us all.
Name: Kay Pearson
Email: kepearson at comcast dot net
Date: April 07, 2004 - 02:39 AM (pacific)
I am looking for anyone who may have known my father....USMC Vietnam vet.....Gysgt. James "Jim" Helm. Served (I believe) 3 tours in Nam...Late 60's to 1970ish???. (Retired mid to late 70's.....Deceased in 1984). I am writing memoirs and need info. on his service/career.
God bless all who served our country...many of us still care and will ALWAYS remember!