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TR82.jpgUnknown Lieutenant123 viewsA smiling Lieutenant hoisting his M16. Anybody know this guy?
TR-3.JPGFO & The FDC Crew118 viewsL to R (back): Calvin T. Garrett (Houston), Lt Charles Stout, PJ Newlin (Coloado), Phil Johnson (Pittsburgh). FR: Jay Flamme,(Colorado-deceased), Sp4 Kelly (New York), and Tom Roman. Sp4 Kelly was the brother-in-law of the famous recording artist Aretha Franklin. She dedicated the song "Mr. Kelly" to him.
TR78.jpgDonut Dolly109 viewsYep...a real live one, too. Her name is Jenny, as per her military style name tag. These girls had a lot of moxie to volunteer for this job.

GREAT NEWS!!! In July of 2014, Don Blankin FOUND Miss Jenny...Jennifer Young...and she posted a Visitor's Comment (see link at top of homepage). Also, you can see a "modern-day" photo in the next frame.
TR83.jpgShower Time106 viewsA very workable field shower - a canvas bag that holds about 5 gallons. It worked. A can of Black Label beer sitting on the sandbags.
Tom_Roman.jpgModern Day Tom92 viewsTom Roman enjoying the 2009 Banquet of the 35th Inf Regt "Cacti" reunion held in Reno, July, 2009.
TR-1.jpgCoffee Break88 viewsTom Roman: what could be better than hot coffee in a hot FDC CONEX?
TR72.jpgTen-Hut!72 viewsTime to pass out the awards, medals and ribbons.

Anyone know the recipients?
TR10.jpgThe Warning Order67 viewsThese "I'm Coming Home" warning letters were very popular for all the "short timers".
TR77.jpgChurch Bells64 viewsThe locals entering for services.
TR17.jpgChow!63 viewsDate: 7June68 Location: LZ Penny
Devouring C-ration stew.
L to R: Arab - Dog - Dink - Gary - Nauman
Practically everyone was known by a nickname.
TR6.jpgCompetition?63 views"Bravo" Battery has the honor of being named "Best Firing Battery" for the month of December.
TR73.jpgRedleg Alley63 viewsGot a fire bell, a sewer trench, lots of sandbags. Looks civilized.
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