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DaNang '67, '68, & '69

DaNang '67, '68, & '69

I arrived in DaNang Dec. 27, 1967. I served 18 mos with the First Shore Party Bn, First Mar Div. I volunteered and am proud to have served my Country! 🇺🇸 👈🏻 This I will defend!
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James Robert Murphy - January 1, 2022

I meant plt 139

James Robert Murphy - January 1, 2022

I arrived nam late june early july da nang . Have trouble with my memeries last 10 yrs trying to loate our base outside da nang. All i really remember was hill across from us was 26th marines just down from us was a unit of 7th marines, remember dodge city and monkey mountain and red beach for in country r&r my unit was comm plt. Hdqts bn 5th reg i think. Besides a radio telegragh operator i also went to defense LANGUAGE institute for vietnamese interpreter interrogator and transferred to other units for patrols and ops. If this s.ounds familiar to anyone pleease e mail me cpl. James murphy plt 169 feb 68

James Marshall - July 2, 2020

My Father is no longer with us. But he served started his tour in early 65 on Marble Mountain and Chu Li, he didn’t get out of country until late 66 served 23 mo and 23 days shore to shore. USMC..

Bob 1381 - July 2, 2020

I was at Camp Del Mar with Co. A, 5th Shore Party Bn when the 26th Marines and other elements of the 5th Division were reactivated. We left out of San Diago on APA 45, USS Henrico in July 1966, landed at Okinawa and stationed at Camp Schwab. Later transferred to Co. A, 3rd Shore Party in Vietnam…..Bob 1381 Vietnam 66/67.

Harry 1371 - July 2, 2020

Our battalion CO was named Funderburk (Lt. Col.) any relation? Harry 1371

Stephen Funderburk - July 2, 2020

Funderburk i got there chrismas eve 1970 hill 55

John T Sandrowicz - July 2, 2020

I feel like a rookie I got there in 1970

Ray Nauni - July 2, 2020

There is no party like Shore Party . I served with 1st. Shore Party from Pendleton to Nam from 1963 to June 1967. In 63 we were called 1st. Landing at Camp Del Mar. Then in 1964 Shore Party was reactivated for Nam. Semper Fi brother.

Cpl Gary Frostbutter - July 2, 2020

I too served with First Shore Party BN First Marine Div. I too volunteered and was in Vietnam mid 1968 69 most of 70

Moe Boudreau - July 2, 2020

Welcome Home Marine. I too was stationed in DaNang from May 68 to June 69 lst Marine Air Wing up near Freedon Hill 327. Made it home after 13 Months. Semper Fi My Friend.

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