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Sioux City Journal

Sioux City Journal
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 20:34:05 -0700

Where served: Phu Cat Air Base in Binh Dinh Provice in the former South Vietnam. When served: May 1968-May 1969. Rank: Sergeant. What he's doing now: Working part time as a driver for Mail House, which processes mail for businesses in and around ...

Sioux City Journal

Sioux City Journal
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 02:08:04 -0700

Hardersen was mostly confined to the barracks at Phu Cat Air Base. Unarmed themselves, the crew members relied on armed Korean soldiers for protection. Barracks life lacked modern conveniences and luxuries. Hardersen said the crew had access to ...

The Patriot-News

The Patriot-News
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 05:00:01 -0800

Within months, he became a military police officer, patrolling the perimeter of Phu Cat Air Base in the Binh Dinh Province in what was then South Vietnam. The jungle around the coastal air base, like much of the Southeast Asian country, was a dense, ...
DVIDS (press release)
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 15:18:45 -0700

“Then in March 1969 I got assigned to Phu Cat Air Base in the Republic of Vietnam. Everyone had to do some time in Vietnam back then.” After serving a year at Phu Cat AB, Malone was allowed to choose a follow-on assignment. He elected to return to ...
Norwich Bulletin
Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:01:15 -0700

After completing survival, escape and evasion training and airborne weapons training, Ducat reported to headquarters at the 4th Air Commando Squadron in Nha Trang, Vietnam, and was assigned to Phu Cat Air Base in north-central Vietnam. "I got in just ...
Courier Mail
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 07:40:55 -0700

It was Christmas 1967 and 30,000 US servicemen were packed into the Phu Cat air base just outside Qui Nhon (also spelt Quy Nhon) on the northeast coast of South Vietnam. Les Brown and his Band of Renown played up a storm, while Raquel Welch go-go ...
U.S. Air Force Academy Athletics (blog)
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:12:39 -0700

8 October 1969 -- First Lieutenant Max Rosen, Class of '67, is killed when his EC-47P aircraft has a fire on board and crashes southeast of Phu Cat Air Base, South Vietnam. His name appears on the War Memorial on the Academy Terrazzo. 8 October 1970 ...
Thu, 03 Jan 2013 21:05:38 -0800

“It's lived with me to this day,” said an emotional Mansberry as he recalled the March 1, 1970, explosion that tossed him into the air as he and his fellow airmen defended Phu Cat Air Base near the coast. “Just talking about it, I can still feel my ...

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