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  • •  Vietnam I Corps Marines 1965-1975

    8404 "Doc", Arrived Nam Thanksgiving Day, 1967. Kilo/3/3 through June 1, 1968: At Gio Linh, Alpha-3, C-2, C-2-Bravo, Dat Do, Cua Viet, various operations, too much combat. Then 3rd Med Bn at Phu Bai ...

    •  Vietnam I Corps Marines 1965-1975

    I arrived in Danang on 6 July 1969. My MOS was 2851 Aviation Radio Repairman. I was a corporal assigned to Ist MAW, MWHG-1, First Comm Squadron. Not much action other than a few rockets and mortars ev ...

    •  Help Finding your Platoon Book or Records ....

    [QUOTE=GunnerUSMC1968;1021081]Looking for Marines of Honor Platoon 2255 12/1968 or 01/1969[/QUOTE] MCRD San Diego California December 15, 1968 I would love to find any Marine's that are still aliv ...

    •  To Blog or Not ?

    I don't do blogs myself but I read your's and Gunny's responses which expressed many aspects of our experiences clearly enough and quite well I would add.. For me...I still 'cling to my world of silen ...

    •  Following Orders

    Hands on training ...