82nd Airborne Division (Vietnam) Golden Brigade – Vietnam 1968 – 1969


June 11, 2015

Trooper Messages 2011 –

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 6:00 pm

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Airborne!

May 12, 2015

Mike Gamble is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 am

I served with the 82nd 2/505 in Vietnam beginning in April of 1968 through April 1969. Looking for buddies.

Originally submitted on 2014/11/14 at 5:54 pm

Juan Sanchez is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 am

Looking for buddies from nam. I served in Recon 2/505 from Feb 68 to Feb 69. I’d like to contact as many as possible. Rosas, Rivera, Rosario, Vega, Montes, Cruz from Puerto Rico. Fayetteville, Scott, Lt.Alvarado, SSG Fountain, Price, Davis, Pena, SSG McConnell and anyone from Recon or the line companies we worked with, hey lets get in touch. I’ll be glad to hear from you.

raiderlrrpjuan@hotmail.com or, at ph# (956) 724-3976 in Laredo,Tx.

April 22, 2015

Keith Caudle is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Jerry Schaefer 12:24 am

Keith Caudle is looking for anyone from Camp Eagle . Call 417-588-1161 23505 Red Oak Dr , Lebanon MO 65536 Was there 5/68>>-??

April 14, 2015

Looking for Anyone Who Served With 3rd Bde 82nd at Phu Loi

Category: Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 5:32 pm

Looking for anyone who served with 3rd bgde 82nd at Phu Loi, Viet Nam. I was a 67N20 with the Aviation section.

Dave Lassiter

April 9, 2015

New Facebook Page

Category: All Messages,Announcements,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 8:00 pm

We have started a facebook group to hookup the 3rd brigade with old buddies. Please join us.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/82ndairbornevietnam/

Submitted by Bruce Allen Stewart

April 1, 2015

Royce Bunch is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 5:40 pm

Good to see how many people are responding to my first post in 2012. Have located several friends from this site. Anyone who remembers me please shoot me a e mail at roycebunch@yahoo.com. or Text to 270 590 4213. I was with Troop B 1/17th Cav May 68-May 69 was on track with Sgt. Gilbert then later TC on track 22 “Deuce Deuce”

Does anyone know or remember Gary Fletcher, Nguyen Dac Cau our Kit Carson Scout, Lt. May, Ralph Daley, Dave Stewart, Turner Robertson, Ed Arieano, David Thrasher, Sgt. Olson.

Paul Montano Jr is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

I was in nam D co 1/505th 82d abn infantry, our base was in Phu loi. 1969 thru 1970.

montanodad63@yahoo.com

Originally submitted on 2015/02/05 at 4:31 pm

James F. Campbell is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

Looking for anyone in B Co 1/508 inf 3rd Brigade 82nd ABD

June 68-69.
Charles Heaukulani was the CO.

Ssgt James F. Campbell
3rd Plt Sgt.
501-2599830

Originally submitted on 2015/02/02 at 5:55 pm

Myrle Stewart

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

Was in 1st platoon,sent over in 68, with 3rd Brig. Was sarg. on Lt. May’s track. I remember Hiben, Dittenhopper, Johnson, Jiminez. Anybody heard or know anything about Lt. May? I live in Poth,Tx.(about 40 mile southeast of San Antonio). Heard they were going too make the 82nd a LEG unit. Hey, you Dude’s (got that from Ditt.) E-mail (joandmyrle@outlook.com) or call me at 830 484 2563 Later Dude’s!

Originall submitted on 2014/11/13 at 10:53 am

Robert Carrizales is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

Would like to get in contact with other cooks that were in HHQ in 1968-1969 Tweety, Howdy Mathews, Robert Lopez, Faison, Moscha, and others name I have forgotten

zales11@verizon.net

Originally submitted on 2014/10/24 at 12:49 am

David Manriquez is Looking for a Buddy

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

Look for daniel stabler 82nd NC, 82nd Veitnam, 101st Vietnam
ur driver

Originally submitted on 2015/02/13 at 7:01 pm

James Grant is Looking for a Buddy

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

I am looking for a guy whose last name was ” Crump “. He was from North Carolina the best I can remember. He was in Headquarters Company A 3rd Brigade 82d Airborne Division in Bien Hoa, South Vietnam in 1968. I would like to find him if at all possible.

Originally submitted on 2015/01/10 at 11:23 pm

Larry Miller is Looking for Wayne McCubbins

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

“MAC” MCCUBBINS WAS OUR SUPPLY SERGEANT WITH THE I/508 B CO. 1981-85. THAT CAT WAS THE INVENTOR OF THOSE ABN RINGS . STILL GOT SOME. EVERYTHING ELSE IS JUNK! IF YOU HEAR FROM HIM, LET HIM KNOW I AM LOOKING TOO! HE WAS A FUNNY DUDE!!!

AIRBORNE!
SGT.MILLER

krb54miller@live.com

Originally submitted on 2014/11/11 at 7:54 pm

Ted Thorsen is Looking for a Buddy

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

Keith, I was with 3rd Bde., Charlie Co., 1/505 of the 82nd ABN from 06/68-06/69. Our Company was one of several that were attached to the 101st ABDFB Camp Eagle, close to Phu Bai up in I Corps. We provided perimeter security for the Artillery, and riffed the hills around the Camp looking for Charlie. My Email is no longer active and I’d like to keep it that way but you can call or text me at 501-551-0362. Look forward to hearing from you brother!

Originally submitted on 2014/11/27 at 9:50 pm

March 10, 2015

Fred Campbell is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 12:00 pm

I just found Michael Gaither who was in the 3rd plt B co 1/508.
I really would like to find others.
My telephone is 1501-843-3076 Home
1501-259-9830 cell
Charles Heaukulani was the company commander, unfortunately he has pass away. James L. Edwards was our 1st Sgt.
My e-mail is fredcampbell71@gmail.com

November 15, 2013

Doc Drainer is Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Jerry Schaefer 5:32 pm

I was in the 82nd Airborne HHC 3rd Brigade in Ft Bragg NC during the years of 1964 – 1966.
i have been able to locate about 15 of my fellow troupers and we are all trying to plan a reunion in Ft Bragg next May during All American Week.

Would you please check with all your members to see if any of them served in my unit during those years? If so, please have them contact me.

Thank your for all your assistance in this matter.

James H. Drainer (Doc)
5172 Farm Creek Road
St. Augustine, FL 32092
904-940-9150
email james32092@yahoo.com

July 26, 2012

A Company,1/508,1968-1969

Category: Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 7:37 pm

We are looking to have a reunion of A company,1/508,1968-1969.Get in touch.

My email is thefrancoman@hotmail.com

Frank Walenga

June 8, 2012

Jerry Glen Phillips

Category: All Messages,Announcements,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 9:05 am

Looking for anyone who served with Jerry Glen Phillips in Vietnam during 1968 with 82nd.

Brian Phillips bphillips@rdsmfg.com

June 5, 2012

B Co, 1/508,1968-1969 with Cpt Hukalani

Category: All Messages,Announcements,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 7:42 am

Sgt Don Johnson is looking for any one from B company, 1 508th during 1968-1969 with Cpt Hukalani.  I was the commo chief for the captain in the head quaters platoon.  Any one who was a member of this company would be greatly appreciated in contacting me.  I haven’t seen much info concerning “B” company and Cpt Hukalani.  Lets get a group together.

Sgt Johnson

February 8, 2012

Looking For Donald W. Kelley, B Med

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 5:51 pm

My name is Tom Berryman and I served with B med as a 91Bravo in both Phu Bai and Tan Son Nhut.

I have been trying to track down Donald W Kelley,originaly from Montana, who served with B med at Tan Son Nhut as an FLA driver.

Any help would be appreciated.

My e mail is:  bman@ucom.net

January 28, 2012

Tom Fuller Looking for Buddies

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 10:18 pm

LOOKING FOR SOME OF MY SQUAD BEFORE TRANSFERRING TO 101ST….LIKE TO FIND MEMEBRS OF 82ND AIRBORN CO. A 505TH INF//…LOOKING FOR BOB TROJAN/RAY SARDINAS..OR ANYONE IN THIS OUTFIT THAT WAS AT HOC MON BRIDGE APRIL 1969-SEPT 1969

ALSO LOOKING FOR BUDDIES WITH 101ST C OD. 1/506 INF FROM SEP 1969-APR 1970….ESPECIALLY FARR/ERNIE KELLER/GABBY/DOC PEREZ….

TOM FULLER
TOMMY4921@HOTMAIL.COM

Lt Lance B. Lanier

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 7:15 pm

My late husband Lt Lance B Lanier was with Co B, 3rd Brigade, 82nd AB and was deployed to VietNam with this group in Feb.1968.  I would like to know if you have his name on your roster or if anyone remembers him.  He died in 2003 of agent Orange related cancer.  He retired in 1989 (LtColonel Lance B. Lanier) at Central Command in Tampa.

Carol Lanier-Michaels
carol.l.michaels@gmail.com

December 7, 2011

Looking for Family Members of Masuda and Munoz. MIA Soldiers

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 8:26 am

Any resources by this organization or soldiers he served with.  We are looking into placing a dedication to the soldiers in San Jose Calif.  Any help would be appreciated.  “They signed the ultimate check”

Pete Pomerleau
trilex1@aol.com

September 25, 2011

Lost and Found

Category: All Messages,Looking For – Ron Yorkovich 8:54 pm

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