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61) Roger Williamson
Bty B 1st Bn 40th Arty.
Good to see a site for the 1/40 It is nice to see some of the old places ie:L.Z.Sally/J.J.Carrol/Con Thien/Rockpile/ Hope all that read this have finally gotten home. Make a trip to the wall and say hello to a few friends
62) George H Honaker CWO2
bn maint officer 1/40
sep67 to sep68
sure am glad to find the web site for the bn would like to hear from the men i was with.
63) Ron Stillwachs
I went over with the 8/4th in July '67, and later was transferred to the 1/40th. I would love to connect with Sgt.
Clifford Foster. If anyone knows his whereabouts, please contact me. Like the movie says, we were soldiers.
64) Larry D. Witherspoon
Served first few months with 1/40 as comm off. Served as comm off and hq btry comm 2/94
65) Jim Megaro
SVC 1/40th Ammo
Oct 66 Sept 67
Drove ammo trucks to artillery units on the DMZ. Served with Sgt Manual, Vespucci, Gomez, Rossi, Slaydek, Kellerher, MacHaney, Gori, Smith,and Sgt Feliciano. Sgt Vespucci and I have been best of friends for 37 years since meeting in Ft Dix.
66) Clive Snell
need to talk to anyone from bravo and anyone from IFFV HQ FORWARD DONG HA which was next to 1/40 hq fdc bunker dong ha
67) Anthony Plute (Tony)
1st./40th Apha battery
April 67 thru April 68
Was a 13A10 when arrived @ Dong HA and became a cook two weeks after in A battery. Mess Sgt's Pratt and Miller served at my tour.
68) Jerry Corley
C Btry, 1st Bn. 40th Arty.
May 66 to 16 Jul 67
I was assigned to C Btry 1/40 when it formed at Ft. Sill. I shipped out with the battalion to Da Nang, and then we convoyed to Dong Ha. I served as a gun chief with C Btry for the entire time I was in Viet Nam. Sorry I had to leave early guys, but there were discharge papers waiting for in at Ft. Lewis, Washington, and I didn't want to miss out. I would like to hear from you.
69) Guy M. Akob
may 1974 June 1977
First Army Command '75-'77, also served as Signal Officer. Would like to hear from all HHB Vets from that period.
70) Jim Harig
Svc Battery 1/40th Dong Ha
Mar 68 - Oct 68
Personnel clerk. I remember Lt Sweet and lots of other guys but the names are gone to me.
71) Thomas D Baertsch
239th Radar Det. 1/40th
We were basterd outfits, were picked out of the repo deot in Cam Rahn Bay in Sept 67, sent to Phu Cat for training and were deployed to Dong Ha in Nov 67 attached to the 1/40th and 3rd Marines, First at OP 250 N of Camp Carroll, then at Alpha 2 (DMZ), TET was a real blast.
72) SP4 Daniel Tomasevich
Svc. Btry 6/40, HHB 6/40,1/40
I was with the 6/40 till it was deactivated 9/72 & merged into the 1/40. we were with the 3rd A.D. I was stationed in Hanau, Germany. There is more info arty units at: 3ad.org and military.com
73) Clyde York (CJ)
1st Bn 40Arty, 108th Gp
Was wounded at Dong Ha, November 30, 1968. Was stationed there Feb of 68 untill feb 69. I have some picts if anyone is intrested. I was proud to serve with 108th.
74) Harold Brooks
HQ 1st Btn, 40th Art, 108th Gr- DONG HA
Nov 1967- Nov 1968
I've been looking for old friends for a while now and have had absolutely no luck finding men that were in my specific artillery group in Dong Ha 67-68. Please send me an email if you have any information. I'd like to know how you all are doing.
75) Larry P Shaff
Svc. Btry, 1st Bn 40th Arty. 108th Group
Feb 8th- Nov.19th 1969
Hi people, Will Myers called me, was nice to hear from one of the guys from so long ago. I hope to hear from others that were there when I was. Larry
76) John (Jack) Stodola
Sept. 1966-Aug. 1967
Was an FO while there. Was with the unit when assigned to I Corps from Ft. Sill.
77) JAMES SLOAN
JULY69 -OCT 69
WAS FO ASSIGNED TO 3\5TH ARMOR 9TH INF IN THE ASHAU. TRYING TO REMEMBER THE BN CO AT THE TIME.
I WAS ASSIGNED TO B BTRY. FROM THERE I WAS ATTACHED TO A TROOP 3\5 TH ARMOR 9TH INF, AS AN FO. I JOINED THE TROOP AT LZ CHARLIE BROWN OVER LOOKING THE A SHAU. WE SPENT THE NEXT 80 OR 90 DAYS WORKING THE VALLEY FROM NORTH TO SOUTH AND BACK. I BELIEVE C BTRY WAS WITH US FOR PART OF THE TIME. I THINK MY RECON SGT WAS GEORGE McLAUGHLIN. I CANNOT REMEMBER WHO MY RTO WAS. I LEFT THE TROOP IN LATE SEPT AND ENDED UP MY TOUR WITH AL TORCO IN THE MOTOR POOL.
78) John W Reilly
Svc, "B", "A"
Feb, 1967 to Feb, 1968
This is my office Email. I am in the process of purchasing a new home computer and changing internet servers. I will give the new Email address when I get it. This is great to find this site. I have wondered if there was a site for the 1st of the 40th for many years. I am also interested in contacting any of the veterans of the unit from my days in it.
79) Delmar Fraysier
HHB/1st Bn/40th Arty
Jan 69 - Jun 69
Battery clerk for HHB. Located in battalion personnel building. Everyone refers to the base as Camp Carroll. The battalion sign in the headquarters area said Camp Murden. When was the name changed?
80) Bill Kupfer
1/40 Ammo Section
1969 - 1970
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