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Doc Otis L. Phelps. CUPP Unit, Echo Co. 1970-1971 Posted Picture in Submitted Pictures Page.
Sgt John Sportsman Fox 2/1 who was awarded the Navy Commendation Medal.
Sgt Elbert L.(Butch)Gatlin. While a Lance Corporal Gatlin was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal.
Sgt Richard L. Strange, Golf 2/1 was Awarded the Silver Star Posthumously. He was KIA on June 25, 1966.
2009 Reunion Pictures - Washington D.C. - November 8 - 12
2/1 eMail Update Newsletter - November 22, 2009
Doc Adams - Video - Homeless Veterans get a second chance at Wheaton shelter.
Added Doc John H. Swift - Echo 70-71 - to Our Honored Corpsmans Page
Added (Part 2) of 2009 DC Reunion Pictures - November 8th to November 12
Added New Book written by Joe Silinas - "Souls From the Past: Whispers of Silence"
Pictures Submitted by Doc Warren Taylor - Echo Company 1968 - 1969
Pictures Submitted by Chris Josheff - Echo Company 1968 - 1969
Updated Pictures by Doc Warren Taylor - Echo Company 1968 - 1969
Updated Presidents Message
January 2010 Newsletter Posted on Our 2/1 Website
Added: Daniel 'Doc' Bernardo - Hotel 68-69 - to our Honored Corpsmans Page
Steven M. Brothers - Hotel 69-70 - Awarded: Navy & Marine Corps Medal
Steven M. Brothers - Hotel 69-70 - Awarded: Navy Achievement Medal
Doc John H. Swift - Golf Company 70-71 - Awarded: Navy Commandation Medal
William E. Powers (Bill) - Echo Company 68-69 - Awarded: Navy Commandation Medal
James F. Jordan - Golf Company 68-69 - Awarded: Navy Commandation Medal
Patrick Carlisle Riordan (KIA) - Fox Company 1968 - Awarded: Navy Commandation Medal
Fox Company - Meritorious Unit Commendation 19 May 1968 - by Terry Molyneux
Added New Book written by Gary Christensen - "NO Safe Place" Echo Co. Nam 67-68
Updated our 2010 Reunion in San Antonio, Texas - November 6-12
Added: HM3 Doc Steven W. Lepley (Doc Short) Fox 1971 to our Honored Corpsmans Page
Added: Cpl Guadalupe Renteria to the Navy Achievement Awards Page
Added: Cpl Guadalupe Renteria to the Bronze Star Awards Page
July 2010 - NEWSLETTER - Posted
Membership List - Updated - July 2010 in Excel Format
Added: 1st Lt Lee Suydam - Adventures of 3rd Plt - Go Noi Island 1967
Added: James W. Murphy - Golf Company - November 1966 - February 1967
Dedication for: Clifton M. Walter - Golf Company - KIA August 23, 1966 - by Jeff Robinson
F. Eugene Bishop Jr. - Echo Company - 1966 Mortars - A Memorable Christmas
Added more pictures - James W. Murphy - Golf Company - November 1966 - February 1967
Pictures Posted - San Antonio, Texas - Reunion - November 7 to 12 2010
Presidants Message - New Hotel for 2011 Reunion -
2011 Reunion Information Page Updated
Updated our 2/1 PX and added new items
Posted - February 2011 - Newsletter
Added - Doc Dale Kehoe - Echo & CAC 66-67 to our Honored Corpsmans Page.
Added - Doc Toothpick Earl - Foxtrot 1968 was added to our Honored Corpsmans Page. He had a Bowie Knife always strapped to his leg. He may have been from Texas.
Alexander A. DiGiacomo - Citation - Navy Commendation Medal -
Posted our June 2011 Newsletter
President's June Message posted...
Since Dave Beakey's death on May 6th... His book "Booby Trap Boys" is sold by Amazon.com.
Dave Stromire - Echo Company 68-69 - Submitted some personal pictures which were posted on our Submitted-Pictures Webpage.
Bob Hissong - Foxtrot Company - Nui Loc Son - 1967 - Pictures posted on our Company Pictures Webpage.
Dick Palmquist - Echo Company 3rd Platoon - February to June 1967 - Pictures posted on our Company Pictures Webpage.
Sgt Chuck Thompson - Foxtrot Company 1968 - Had added two stories to our Vietnam Stories Webpage. 1. A Very Close Encounter Of The Worst Kind 2. Early Morning Breakfast With Charlie
Tom (Doc) Slaubaugh. Echo Co. (DaNang) 1969 - Posted on our Honored Corpsmans Page.
Herman (Doc) Perez - Fox 1967 - Posted Honored Corpsmans Page - He did not carry a weapon.
LCpl Emilio De La Garza Jr.- Medal of Honor - Posthumously - Posted to our Dedications Page.
LCpl Peter Richard Carroll - Silver Star - Posthumously - Posted to our Dedications Page.
PFC Alexander Vera Hernandez -Added to our Vietnam Wall of Honor. KIA September 7, 1966
Updated our November 2011 Mississippi Reunion Event Schedule.
Col. Stephen M. McCartney USMCR (Retired) - Navy & Marine Corps Medal - Posted
Mike McNeely & Bernard J. Fowler Reunite after 45 Years. Posted - Articles Maps & Graphics Page
Tom Rutherford - Added New Information to his Bio on our 2/1 Brothers... Then and Now Page
Sergeant Douglas H. Butler - H&S Co - Navy Achievement Medal - Posted
SSgt Ricardo (Richard) Jacques - 2/1 67-68 - Golf Company in Operation Medina - Posted
Sergeant Major Marion A. Viera Jr - H&S 1969-1970 - Silver Star Medal - Posted
Michael Dan Kellum, 1stLt./PFC, USMCR ECHO/FOX/HOTEL/S-1,2,3,CIT - BOOKS POSTED
BOOKS I & II, AMERICAN HEROES: GRUNTS, PILOTS & "DOCS"
HM2 William C. Prchlik - Golf Company - KIA 1970 - added to our Honored Corpsman Page
Doc Mike Shuck (James Michael Shuck) - Echo Co 70-71 - Posted on Submitted Pictures Page
HM3 Tommy J. Turner - 66-67 - Posted Pictures taken in 1967 while attached to Hotel Co.
Ken DeHaas - H&S 1970-1971 - Posted New Story - P I Memories...1969
Doc Paul Missett - Golf Company 69-70 - 256 pictures Posted to share with our membership
Doc Mike Shuck (James Michael Shuck) - Echo Co 70-71 - Bronze Star Posted on Awards Page
Added Doc Ron Brookshire - Golf Company 5-67 to 5-68 - to our Honored Corpsmans Page.
Added the - January 1990 2/1 Newsletter - to our Newsletter Page.
Added Doc James C. Dew Jr. - Fox Co 1970 - to our Honored Corpsmans Page.
Added Doc Steven Lepley - Fox Co 1970 - 1971 - to our Submitted Pictures Webpage.
Our Olive Branch / Memphis Reunion 1,164 Pictures have been posted on our Reunon Webpage.
November 2012 Reunion Information for San Diego Posted...
Added - Richard Babcock - H&S 67-68 - to our Submitted Pictures Page.
Added - Gary "Doc" Evins - CAC / CAP Delta 6 - 1966-1967 - to our Submitted Pictures Page.
Added - Roger "Doc" Sellon - Hotel Co,1st Platoon1968 - to our Honored Corpsman Page.
Added - Ruben "Doc Chico" Garcia - Hotel Co, 3rd Platoon 1968 to our Honored Corpsman Page.
Posted our 2/1 mail-out February 2012 Newsletter
Pictures Posted by Doc Jack V. Sturiano - H&S, BAS, Alpha 6, 106's - 8-1968 to 7-1969
Added - Robert "Sparky" Sparks (Fox Company 70-71) to our Navy Commendation Awards Page.
Tom Gillespie (Hotel Company 70-71) submitted 3 articles that were posted on our Stories Page.
Pictures from Mike Connolly - Hotel Company - 2nd Bn 1st Marines - 1970.
Pictures from Raymond Stacey - H&S Company - Camp Lauer - 1969-1979.
Pictures from Roger A. Sanchez Sr. - Golf Company at Marble Mountain 1971.
Grace Walsh sister of our KIA LCpl David J. Pugh 3-15-69 wrote the book "Divine Arrows".
Added: Cpl Terry Lee Adams - Echo CO - KIA July 14, 2012 to "Our Hero's" Webpage.
1st Lt. Lee Sudam - Echo Co 1967-1968 has updated his picture on our Company Pictures page.
Added Thomas M. Rutherford's Navy Achievement Medal to our Awards Webpage.
Posted our 2/1 mail out July 30th - Newsletter -
Presidents Message from July 30th 2012 Posted
Updated Home-Page with new 2/1 Logo and 2/1 Video doing 90 mile run on their Birthday.
Added to our Wall of Honor - HM3 Jeffery D. Bouton KIA 21 April 1967 Fox Co Panel 18E - Line 56
Added to our Honored Corpsman Page - HM3 Jeffery D. Bouton KIA 21 April 1967 Fox Company
Added "2nd Lt Lewis Burwell Puller, Jr." to our Silver Star Awards webpage.
Added: Corporal Billy Fowler Wade to our Silver Star Awards Webpage
1st Lt Lee Suydam updated his story: The adventures of 3rd Platoon, Echo Company, Second Battalion, 1st Marines, Go Noi Island, 1967
Richard Thomas Warner, PFC, KIA 4/6/1969 added to our 2/1 Wall of Honor
Added to our Wall of Honor - PFC James Edward Snock - 28-April-67 - Panel 18E Row 108
Added to our Wall of Honor - CPL John Edwin Straub - October 28, 1970 - Panel 6w Row 26
Added to our Honored Corpsmans Page - Perry Dennis (Gil) Gilliland - 2/1 B.A.S. & Hotel 66-67
Posted pictures from : John S. Allen, Hotel Company, 3rd Plt -3rd Sqd - September 70 - May 71
Added to our Honored Corpsmans Page - Doug Miller - 2/1 Echo Company 69-70
Added to our Honored Corpsmans Page - Bob Jenkins - 2/1 Echo Company 69-70
Added Thomas M. Rutherford's Navy Commandation Medal to our Awards Webpage
Peter Boeger submitted a dedication for LCpl Norman Joseph George Spenard - Golf 1965
Added How to Request Military Awards and Decorations to our Medals & Awards Webpage
2/1's Blog was added so you can find old friends and meet new ones...
Colonel Bob Fawcett, USMC (Ret.) 2/1 Vietnam Era Reunion Speech, 11 Nov 12 San Diego, CA
Updated Nanette Sagastume's Book "We Also Serve" on our Book Page
Posted - Gary Christensen (Echo 67-68) book "No Place To Hide" on our book webpage
Posted - 1st Lt John W. Lyon - Silver Star Medal on our Awards Page
Posted - 1st Lt Richard Hayden Black - Navy Commandation Medal on our Awards Page
Our 2012 San Diego, California - Reunion Posted -
Posted - CORPORAL GEORGE N. LEE, JR. - Silver Star Medal on our Awards Page
Posted - PFC Paul D. Allen - Silver Star Medal on our Awards Page
Posted pictures from : Cliff Heino - H&S Company 1967
Posted pictures from : Pat Cullen - Echo Company 1968
Posted pictures from : George Grey - Golf Company, 2nd Platoon, 68-69
Added LCpl Anthony B. Curci - H&S to our Wall of Honor - KIA 2 March 69 - Panel 30W - Line 11
Added Tom Isenburg's book "Letters Home - 2nd Platoon, Echo" to our members book page
February 2013 Mail-Out Newsletter Posted - Monument & Memorial Bricks Update
Updated Tom Rutherford's ( Echo Company 1968) Profile Webpage
Added LCpl Rufus T. Williams - Echo to our Wall of Honor - KIA 25 June 67 - Panel 22E - Line 67
Posted - Corpsman Donald E. Counce - Silver Star Medal on our Awards Page
Posted - Corpsman Allen E. Groshong - Silver Star Medal on our Awards Page
Added PFC Ronald Earl Samuelson - Golf - to our Wall of Honor - 8/ 06/70 - Panel 08W - Line 89
Terry Kennedy - Fox 1968 submitted his book "I Do Solomnly Swear" to our members book page
Added TAPS to honor "Our Members at Rest " to our Homepage.