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UNIT VIETNAM PHOTOS AND THINGS
A special thank you to the following former RRCUV soldiers who have provided material for this page and our web site: Lloyd Willis, Danny Whitt, Jay Townsend, Robert James, Leo Osiecki, Merle Tarr, Ed Perhay, Mika Milton Jim Bare, Jim Fish, Bill Davis, Eugene "Mac" McKibben, Ralph Kennedy William McBee Don MacKinnon, Richard Barnhill, Doug Warner, Walter Chisholm, Brenda Farmwald, in memory of her father, James Bowyer, Ed Gidley, Jim Kowalsky, David Jones, John Alexander and Tom Palmieri.
A view of one of the many markets in Siagon
Another view of the same market
We all recognize the infamous message log used on the send and recieve asiles
A good shot of the infamous Tu Do street, "The heart of sin city!"
One of the many modes of transportation by which we went down town
One evening while feeling particulary bored, I wrote my hometown (Snyder, Texas) newspaper and made mention that it would be nice if we had some books to read to help pass the time. The end result was eighteen rather large cases of assorted books. Pictured from left to right are Cpt James Clements, RRCUV Commander, myself (Ralph Kennedy) and 1SG Allen. This little effort earned an article in the ASA Hallmark magazine.
Tom Palmieri and Ed Gidley
Excellant view of damage caused by 122mm rocket during Tet 68
Another view of damage caused by 122mm rocket during Tet 68
Damage to vehicles in 509th motor pool during Tet 68