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
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
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
Cannoneer_On_Duty.jpegDirect SupportA big improvement over the M1A101, this was our baby.Jul 20, 2021
Attack_at_An_Khe.JPGPhotographic evidence of the attack at An KheJul 20, 2021
Donut_Dollies.jpgJul 20, 2021
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
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
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
Pleiku_Arrival.JPGArrival by Convoy; this is how it all beganOur arrival by convoy in Pleiku to set up Base Camp.Apr 22, 2021
PICT0877.JPGAlpha Battery Unit GuidonPosing with our Battery guidonApr 12, 2021
EppsCarlton.jpgA New DayGood Morning, Vietnam! Wonder what's gonna happen today?Apr 12, 2021
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