LtGen Charles H. “Chuck” Pitman, a Marine’s Marine and a plankholder at Trader Jon’s in Pensacola, returned to base on 13 Feb 2020. His distinguished career is memorialized at TogetherWeServed. However, we who knew him know that a bare recital … Continue reading →
Our 2021 reunion will take place in New Orleans, details still to be determined. Watch this space for more details as they become available.
I recently had the honor to work a few volunteer shifts at The Wall That Heals (TWTF) when it stopped for a few days near my home. It is a traveling, three quarters scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial … Continue reading →
Operation Hastings began on July 15, 1966. Those who were there remember it well. The shot of EP-171 going down in flames became one of the iconic pictures of that war. This gallery is for pictures from that day. Contact … Continue reading →
Note from webmaster: A recent long, newsy email from Arnie Reiner with updates about Cascille and himself as well as a couple more of our comrades got me thinking that there ought to be a way for us to share … Continue reading →
Marines, Memorial Day is past, as well as the 75th Observance of D-Day, Flag Day, Father’s Day, and the Summer Solstice, the first official day of Summer. Summer always goes fast, so in the not too distant future we will … Continue reading →
Roger Thomas Shea, III, (Tom) locked on and trained with HMM-265 for about a year at New River before we all boarded USS Boxer and set sail for Vietnam in April, 1966. Tom passed away a few years ago and … Continue reading →