The Mighty Ninth

Strive To Reach The Summit

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Sp5_Price_-_Zippo.JPGLighter & LogbookHere it is: All the LZs on my tour on my Zippo lighter. It also shows the nearby cities of the LZ, not that I care to go back.Aug 28, 2021
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Lt_Donnie_Blankin.JPGLt Donald "Donny" Lee BlankinLt Blankin was an FO for A/2/35 and C/2/35. He later served as the Fire Direction Officer for "B" Battery.

Don passed away on 29Jul21; he was a well-respected soldier and Officer.
Aug 16, 2021
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Rick_-_RTO.JPGHere I am!My job is the RTO for FO Lt Joe Hanigan. Handset in hand, radio on my back, M-16 close at hand. You won't find that in any civilian job description.Jul 22, 2021
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Cannoneer_On_Duty.jpegDirect SupportA big improvement over the M1A101, this was our baby.Jul 20, 2021
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Attack_at_An_Khe.JPGPhotographic evidence of the attack at An KheJul 20, 2021
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Donut_Dollies.jpgJul 20, 2021
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LZ_St_George.jpgWill Never ForgetThe Battle of LZ St George is a day I'd like to forget...but never will.Jul 20, 2021
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TR-33.JPGR-292sOur radio antennas made easy targets. The cannons at center-right are actually 155mm howitzers. It is very unusual to have our 105mm howitzers on the same site with a totally different artillery unit. They were never part of the 2/9th FA.May 05, 2021
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35th_Reunion_2021.JPG2021 35th Reunion Regis Form Here is the Regis Form for the Fall Reunion, pending a decision on COVID.

The COVID19 restrictions have been lifted for this Reunion.
Apr 24, 2021
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Pleiku_Arrival.JPGArrival by Convoy; this is how it all beganOur arrival by convoy in Pleiku to set up Base Camp.Apr 22, 2021
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PICT0877.JPGAlpha Battery Unit GuidonPosing with our Battery guidonApr 12, 2021
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EppsCarlton.jpgA New DayGood Morning, Vietnam! Wonder what's gonna happen today?Apr 12, 2021
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