Our very own hootch is actually known as barn I’d the fresh okay if I could discover timber we are able to generate bedroom.My brother drove truck therefore we went to a professional company that drawn away and gutted new barricks.Had sufficient to build room into barn.284th MPcompany
I happened to be on A lot of time Binh Oct.67 in order to oct68, is strength tanker push on the 556 trans co.Was towards the convoy into bushed with the cure for Bronze Ninh. Platoon commander and you will my Squad commander one another killed.
Patrick Duffy #440-442. Hello Patrick: I understand your own comments which have attention and you can pointed out that we had been within the Viet Nam about the same time. I found its way to nation inside November 1968 and you can came back state front side in November 1969 and you will given the new 66th Engineers as opposed to disruption getting my entire journey. In addition to the CO, there can be only one other officer, who may have label I don’t remember, who was responsible for the new map facility. I do think of a number of the rocket periods i took and you will also provide several memories regarding incidents as i is actually the new after hours OD. More night I recall providing a visit from 1 out of the newest shield posts stating that these were reading music across the RR tracks and you may requesting permission so you can flame flares. Since it are a little windy that one evening, We reminded the fresh guard status to accommodate windage whilst not to ever lose people flares around the fuel tankers regarding engineers presenting urban area myself over the RR tunes, so when luck could have they, flares was indeed dropped inside fifty-base out-of a loaded tanker vehicle. The good news is, zero burst occcured. Afterwards, I had a call from the guard position stating that new OD on engineers across the tracks wished to keep in touch with me. I suggested which he come to my personal place of work, that will has expected him to exit his town, push dos miles across the united nations-safeguarded highway, have our urban area immediately after which force away on my office. Definitely, he never ever then followed through, therefore i published in the just after action declaration in my duty declaration, informed me what happened on the Significant the following day hence is actually the end of they. Hardly anything else actually was held.
I have already been trying to find out where I can research the latest roster for the 66 Designers on months once we are there but have not managed to discover people names
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Stationed at Enough time Binh 1971 got numerous an effective guys around enjoyed knowing her or him had some very nice enjoy. I am hoping they actually do well We skip them we’d some great moments. Towards very first Laws truth be told there.
Fellow Vietnam Vets, the brand new Xmas Season shall be tough for all of us thus i wanna your a quiet time and energy to celebrate the latest delivery regarding God. I won’t have Bob Hope to perk all of us in 2010 however, believe my facts resided, typed regarding and composed “Vietnam Convoy Trucker” and you may my Company’s tale “Troxler’s Truckers, Memory regarding Vietnam”, the new 319th Transportation according to A lot of time Binh September 68-Aug 69. They are both online or contact me to own signed guide copies or to speak. Acceptance House Men. Bill
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I was regarding 43rd Designers DT.We’d a civilian organization our entire battalion worked with which was RMWLBJ out-of Bay area. We constantly asserted that it actually was pres LBJs providers however, slot regarding decades later a buddy explained brand new LBJ owner is actually Lady bird Johnson aside owner. I am not sure one to to possess a fact.