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EN2 Tom Nelson from Lansing, MI wrote on August 13, 2017:
Served at Cam Ranh Bay LSB repair facility 1972-73. Built AC&R shop and drove fuel truck. My CO was Comd. Clark.
Robert G Thacker from Braselton, Georgia 30517 wrote on August 9, 2017:
Delta Company 2nd Plt and HHC 15th Combat Engineer BN. Looking for a guy we called Willie Smith ( little Willy ) from 2nd Plt and Tim Murphy who ended up as a jeep driver somehow.... LOL. Chris Watson and I have been looking for you guys for years. With God willing we will attend the 50th MRFA reunion. LT Houghton, Bob Thacker, Chris Watson, and Jim Atchison all from 2nd Plt . We all look forward to being there this year.
Stephanie Rae Townsend from marysville wrote on August 9, 2017:
My father was on the uss. Mark in the years of1965 until 1968 and has recently passed but he was very proud of his navy years as a river rat I have pictures that I'd like to share if at all possible
Nancy Neuman from Albuquerque wrote on August 6, 2017:
Hello, my husband, Douglas Neuman, was in the Navy in 1970-1971.After completing Engineman school at Great Lakes he was on a patrol boat, then ordered to the destroyer Yellowstone AD27. Looking for anyone who may have served with him. He passed away in January.
Greg Witt from Williamsburg, Virginia wrote on August 2, 2017:
I haven't visited the site in quite a while and was pleasantly surprised at the new look. Congratulations and thanks to those responsible. Bravo Zulu TF-117 USS Whitfield County, Uss Washoe County, Uss Hampshire County, Uss Weiss and USS Gallup
Charles W.Mehltretter from Harvest,Al. wrote on July 24, 2017:
Served aboard the USS Askari ARL 30 March -68-March 69 MM2 "A Gang" looking for old crew members to trade pictures and stories.
Hector L Delgado from Toa Baja, PR wrote on July 21, 2017:
3/47 inf. 9 th. inf. Div. Dong Tam Vietnam Nam . SS Colleton. B Co. 2 nd. Plt. Nov. 1967- March 1968
John T. Wofford from Victoria, TX wrote on July 18, 2017:
I was in the Navy, on Tango 132-6. I am wondering if any others in our units have filed for VA Disability. I have had ringing in the ears for a long time. I was a 20mm gunner on my boat. Let me know.
Charles E. Tarsook from Greenville,ME wrote on July 16, 2017:
Harbor Clearance Unit One YLLC 4. Sapper mine blew us out of water at Ben Tre on 11/15/68. It as my second tour with the mobile riverine force.
Larry Hansen from Preston wrote on July 15, 2017:
Radioman on A Radioman on ASPB 132-2 from Preston, Idaho. 1968-1969
Don Moeller from Columbus Georgia wrote on July 5, 2017:
Army Medic on the USS Mercer 1969
Larry J. Regan from Sulphur, Louisiana wrote on June 29, 2017:
Served for 5 or 6 months from April -68 to late August of 68 in Delta Company. 3/47th 2nd Bde Mobile Riverine. Replaced asst. MAT team leader of MAT team wiped out in ambush in Plain of Reeds. Did second tour in I Corps.
Pat Seals from Cheyenne, WY wrote on June 27, 2017:
I was a coxswain on an LCM-8 out of Dong Tam Dec 67 to Dec 68. Served on "Mike 8s 08 and 63.
Robert Ballard from Hahira, GA wrote on June 26, 2017:
I was in the 3rd Battalion, 34th Artillery, A Btry. Dong Tam 1968. Would like to hear from some of the guys that were there with me. robertdballard@yahoo.com
Kenny Stroop from Stuarts Draft Virginia wrote on June 24, 2017:
A CO 3/60 9TH INFANTRY DIV. Base Camp Dong Tam From Dec 1966 to Dec 1967. M-60 Machine Gunner.
Tony Garvey- C Company 4th/47th 9th ID from Mahopac NY wrote on June 15, 2017:
Congratulations to Roy Moseman upon being elevated to President of the MRFA. If Roy is half as good a President as he was a soldier, then the MRFA is in great hands. Best wishes to Albert and thanks for your service to our Country and the MRFA.
Robert Hauser from Mt. Pleasant wrote on June 13, 2017:
I would like to thank all you veterans for your service. My dad served on the RAD 152 on A Tango 49 in 70-71. I herd many stories and have the up most respect for all of you. My dad passed in Feb 2014
Chris Watson from Dallas, Ga wrote on June 2, 2017:
9th Infantry 15th Combat Engineer Battalion D company 2nd platoon. Feb 1968 - Feb. 1969
Richard Larson from Winslow, Arizona wrote on May 27, 2017:
Participated in the land clearing operations at the Cross Roads with the 15th Engineer Battalion. 1969
B.B.Dusty Rhodes from Sutherland, Va wrote on May 19, 2017:
RivDiv 571, 68-69 out of Vinh Long. Would love to hear from someone else that served there at that time. We had MK 1 PBR's 78 and 83. I was an SM1 at the time. Please contact me at Dustyr0685@aol.com. Thanks
Dusty Rhodes from Sutherland, Va wrote on May 19, 2017:
1968-1969:River Section 522/River Division 571. Co Chien River out of Vin Long. Would love to hear from someone that served with me.
Robert Scofield from ROCKWOOD wrote on May 17, 2017:
Riverton 13 tango boat 132-2 mk19 gunner june68-May 69 looking for crew
Robert Scofield from ROCKWOOD wrote on May 16, 2017:
Looking for crewmembers on t-132-2 RIVRON 13 June 68-may 69 ihave found 1 Bm2 Cavlin Obengfell thanked for any help
jc ford from panama city wrote on May 10, 2017:
Riv-div 91-July 68 aspb's til turn over, then to rivdiv 111 til back to the world...I think the date is correct but I could be wrong...been a while...
Don Ross from Cupertino, CA wrote on May 9, 2017:
I was the coxswain of Monitor M-111-1 Oct 1968 to Jul 1969. Our usual base was USS Benewah at Dong Tam. One of our major actions was when we were attacked on our way back from a mission on the Vam Co Tay the morning of Mar 30, 1969. After taking multiple RPG-2 hits, the napalm tanks caught fire, the coxswain flat was destroyed, and the boat was a total loss. I beached it downriver from the firefight as it was sinking.