Date January 07, 2010 - 01:06 PM

Name Robin Pratt Location Surrey, England UK

Message Hi guys,<br>I was in B Co. 1/46 from July '71 to Dec. when the Grim Reaper

almost claimed me. My nickname was 'Major' Pratt as I did a comic turn as

a British officer. I would love to hear from any of the guys from the old outfit

and remember particularly Tom Carter, 'Old' Gary Schendler (he was all of

24 or 25), Bob Smith, John Schick, Doc Boothe, Ssgt. Teel... the Sky

Pilot... Happy New Year to everyone.


Date January 06, 2010 - 02:34 PM

Name Bill Location KY

Message Too, Gary, I quit using them because I feared they might be boobie

traped....Too, one time we called in 155s from Hawk Hill right on our Recon

position, my Arkansas field got in one of those old foxholes and I didn't and

a piece of shrapnel hit right between us in the mud...our eyes must have

been as big as saucers...I was forever impressed with it being white hot

(sizzled) and the size of a playing card but rough edged and


Date January 05, 2010 - 11:52 PM

Name Gary Capshaw Location Texas

Message Bill:<br><br>Those old foxholes weren't so funny one night in Antenna

Valley in Jan, 1971. We got hit about 2200 hours and the dinks, knowing

the location of those holes, were trying to crawl in there with us!


Date January 05, 2010 - 09:01 PM

Name Peggy Location Dover

Message Remembering all who came through the Heip Duc in early 1968, especially

those that were in mortal combat this night so long ago. Hope you all have

obtained a peace you so rightly deserve. My glass is lifted high to you.


Date January 05, 2010 - 01:47 PM

Name Ron Morenz Location Mesa, AZ

Message In honor of Billy Jent, Roger Larcher, Jim Osenbach, Walt Peters, Robert

Sorensen, Jack McKinon ....Jan. 4th 1968 Hiep Duc Valley, Quan Tin

Province, D 4/31, 196th LIB Americal Div. Our brothers who stood with us,

may God bless them and their families.


Date January 05, 2010 - 09:47 AM

Name Bill Location KY

Message And we thought it was cold in Nam when we were in the boonies in Quang

Tin on night ambush and it would drop to around 70 degrees.....ha...2/1


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