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Dr. Hal Kushner 1/9 Cav Flight Surgeon POW

February 25, 2011


“You will find that dying is very easy;      living, living is the difficult thing.”  An inspirational story about an American hero; the story of a very brave and dedicated U.S. Army Flight Surgeon, as told to his peers at the 1stCavalry reunion at Ft. Hood…..When things are not going well…. The words of Dr Hal […]

Phillip “Mike” Askew Charlie Trooper 1967 to 1968

February 25, 2011


Just a note to my brothers, I remember when it was a sin to talk about anything that happened in Vietnam, for many years I wouldn’t even talk to my wife because she like many others didn’t understand our feelings about the war.  After leaving the Army in 1970 I had a difficult time finding […]

Frank Weed Charlie Troop 1965 to 1966

February 25, 2011


  I know all of you were in country a lot later than I was. I stepped off of the 707 in Saigon and the smell hit me hard. Several of us were loaded onto a Caribou almost immediately. When we landed at An Khe. Being a tanker, I looked around for some tanks. The […]