LOB Bomb On Hill 55
To Lloyd Beck, I remember the night of May 12, 1969 when the VC lob the 250 lb bomb onto Hill 55 on finger 5. I was there and it was lob onto my gun pit. I was just relieved from gun watch and as I enter the doorway into the ammo bunker, I heard a cluck sound of the bomb bouncing off our 4.2 mortar... More
PFC CHANCE R. PHELPS, OIF, 04/09/04
Private First Class Chance R. Phelps, 19, of Clifton, Colorado. Phelps died from hostile fire in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California. Died on April 9, 2004. God Bless.... ... More
I remember, especially on 12 May 1969 a 250 or 500 lb. bomb was lobbed onto the hill, I was Sgt. of the Guard, and it was unbelievable, there were more at other times I can't remember exactly when.
Nui Dang Hill; Duc Pho; Op.Desoto 12/66-04/67
Looking for Cpl White from the Atlanta area and Cpl Brisco from the Bakersfield CA area. Anyone know their whereabouts contact George Crumbley @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Watching An Hoa ammo dump go up in Jan-Feb 69. Watching the Da Nang dump go up while going to Hill 55
Firebase Ross, 1/7/70 Base Was Hit.
Did everyone from G/3/11 105MM Howitzer Battery make it out Ok after the base was hit and over ran? I was medivaced out in Oct 69 and read about Ross being hit real bad in the local newspaper. This is "Danny" from Gun Six. Golf Battery was a great Gun Battery and I wished I could have been in the... More
FIRST DAY IN DANANG
I HAD JUST GOT INTO THE COUNTRY AROUND THAT TIME. I REMEMBER TRAVELLING THROUGH THE BACK ROADS OF DANANG GOING TO HILL 34
AND ALL THE SHACKS ALONG SIDE THE ROAD WERE ALL DOWN AND FLAT, YOU COULD SEE THE SMOKE AND THE SMELL... COMING OUT OF THE HORIZON, SCARED AND HOLDING ON TO MY RIFLE LIKE A KID... More
Da Nang Ammo dump
Just wondering if any recalls the ammo dump going up in smoke April of 69. It lite up the skies like daytime on Hii 65...
I was with I- 3-11 on hill 65, from July 68 to Aug69, just wanted to say Hello to anyone who remembered...John R. Dlugosh
With India Btry from 3/67 to 4/68.