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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, ...

Blogger News Network (blog)

Blogger News Network (blog)
Mon, 25 May 2015 14:22:30 -0700

His name was Sherman Edward Flanagan, Jr. a practicing lawyer from Westminister, MD. But in our squadron, the 355th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Phu Cat Air Base, Republic of Vietnam, we usually called him “Sherm.” Most of us were flying one or two ...
U.S. Air Force Academy Athletics (blog)
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:03:45 -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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Canon City Daily Record
Fri, 13 Sep 2013 20:32:06 -0700

From there, the wing relocated to Phu Cat Air Base in Vietnam in March 1970 to continue combat operations until it was inactivated in November 1971. Through the years, thousands of airmen and officers operated the aircraft and support operations in a ...

Dagbladet Information

Dagbladet Information
Fri, 01 May 2015 16:48:58 -0700

Første gang ankom jeg med militærhelikopter fra den enorme amerikanske Phu Cat Air Base, 30 kilometer væk. Køreturen var for farlig, fordi nordvietnamesiske styrker angreb. Anden gang var en skrøbelig våbenhvile begyndt at smuldre. Nu er jeg ankommet ...

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