Friday, November 11, 2011

Happy Veterans Day Dad

Some scanned slides from his tour in Vietnam.
A "hooch":

Medevac, picking up soldiers that were injured after their truck hit a land mine:
Piloting a trusty Sikorsky H-34:

Hooch maid, washing clothes with Tide detergent:

Aboard the USS Okinawa
Okinawa helm:

Nearby Quonset hut, after being shelled.

Mom and Dad, Pensacola, FL

His squadron, HMM-362, Ugly Angels

Thanks for your service Dad.


Anonymous said...

Dad loved it. Thanks for remembering

emily b said...

Great photos. You have your dad's eyes (and eyebrows!). Hope you're well!

Anonymous said...

What a nice tribute! Please tell you dad thanks for his service in Vietnam and Semper Fi!

John said...

One of the most popular United States Public Holidays is the Veterans Day. Celebrated on the 11th of November every year, Veterans Day marks the honoring of Military veterans who have served their nation through the United States Armed Forces

Nomadic Deewane said...

A big salute to your dad and respect!

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