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Contacting and Comments

April 24, 2010

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If you are a family member, a comrade or friend of one of our Fallen Comrades, please leave a comment or email me. This site is for you. A way to honor these men with your memories of them. Let the world know who these men really were.

Medics, Doctors, Nurses and Medical Staff

April 20, 2010

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To many, including myself, the Medic, Doctors, Nurses and Medical Staff in Vietnam were some of our True Heroes. The Medic is talked about by many and even the “Dust Off” or Medevac Pilots receive a lot of notice. The doctors, nurses and staff of the hospital don’t get the credit they deserve. Without one, […]

Vietnam War Protest

April 20, 2010

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The Vietnam War split our country. The government wanted us in Vietnam and a large portion of the populace didn’t. The GI was caught in the middle. Who was the Protester? Who was the GI?. Why was the protesting of the Vietnam War wrong? The “Hippie” is what most people think of when they think of the Vietnam War […]

Heroes

April 19, 2010

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Most medics received 8 weeks of training before being sent to Vietnam. Most doctors and nurses who served in Vietnam were under 30 years old.

John D. Musgrove

April 7, 2010

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John was assigned to the 557th TAC FTR Sqdn, 12th TAC FTR Wing, 13th AF, US Air Force and was attached to Charlie Troop as a Forward Observer. John was a Pilot. John was awarded a Purple Heart, Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal and a set of Air Force Pilot […]

Jack D. Sunquist

April 5, 2010

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Jack was assigned to Charlie Troop but transferred to Bravo Troop where he was Killed in Action on March 27, 1968. Once a Charlie Trooper always a Charlie Trooper. Jack was a Pilot. Jack was awarded The Purple Heart, Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and a set of […]

Anthony B. Battel

April 5, 2010

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         Anthony Battel in Warrant Officer Flight School.   Anthony with his Older brother Bruce and younger sister Elsbeth. These photos were sent to me by Elsbeth.  Thank you so much.  Anthony was assigned to Charlie Troop on August 10, 1969 and was Killed in Action on January 28, 1970. Anthony was […]