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6th Battalion 14th Artillery - Vietnam - Album #1
U.S. Army's 6th Battalion 14th Artillery Regiment

BUY THE BOOK: http://www.614arty.org/pages/phantom2.html#jlbenhet

"Siege of Ben Het" - Special thanks goes to Ken Bailey for all the articles.

"An Ordeal In Dirt and Death... Ben Het at night is a scene that is at once beautiful and fascinating, weird and horrible. Dali, Goya, Bach, The Beatles, Hemingway and Zanuck would understand. Flares hang in the sky, casting milky, light purple shadows. A plane drones and circles overhead, periodically spitting streams of fiery tracers at enemy positions."
- B. Drummond Ayers, Jr. June 30, 1969 - New York Times

No words from the print media ever quite captured a moment in Vietnam battle history like these of Drummond Ayers and perhaps no besieged, ragged, jungle-matted mountain locations other than Ben Het, Dak Seang and Dak To could have inspired them. Due to their proximity to the tri-border and Ho Chi Minh Trail this was no doubt some of the most important and fought over terrain in the Central Highlands.
Year after year Ben Het was in the center of the NVA's sights and 1968 and 1969 were no exceptions. One of the many 6/14 Warbonnets entrenched at Ben Het May through July 1969 was brother Ken Bailey. There were several batteries of artillery under LTC Kenneth R. Bailey, some quad-mount anti-aircraft guns in a ground defense role, M-48 tanks, and reinforcing companies of Civilian Indigenous Defense Group (CIDG) strikers from the camps at Dak Pek and Mang Buk. Command of all U.S. Artillery forces physically located at Ben Het was assigned to LTC Kenneth R. Bailey, who was the current commander of 6th Battalion 14th Artillery.

Ken kept a scrapbook of newspaper clippings gathered by his wife, other family and friends. Also Stars and Stripes editions collected by Command Sergeant Major Richard Chrapczynski that covered the daily dramatic events from June 23rd through July 11th.

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2016-10-23 - Gail's Family Fall Pictures
(Oct 23, 2016)
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ORGAN FOR SALE - Antique Weaver Parlor Organ
This is a very old Pump Organ that could very easily be restored to like new.

FOR SALE, to someone who has an interest in Antiques.
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E. Ray Austin's Vietnam - Album #5 - HHC, 12th Combat Aviation Group - “Blackjack Pad” and “LZ Plantation”
A small collection of Vietnam Photos I took while assigned to the 12th Combat Aviation Group located at LZ Plantation also known as Blackjack Pad, outside of Long Binh, from January 1971 until January 1972.

“Blackjack Pad” and “LZ Plantation” was located just across the fence from 90th Replacement at Long Binh and pretty close to the Bien Hoa Air Base.

12th Combat Aviation Group Website: http://www.12cagvietnam.com/index.html
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#8 - LIFE Magazine D-DAY - Walter H. "Walt" Williams, WWII Album
LIFE Magazine "70 YEARS LATER - D-DAY" was provided for copying by Walter H. "Walt" Williams, WWII Veteran.
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BUSSELL-CLOUSE-ELROD-HOWELL
If you want copies, contact me via email or telephone, and tell me what photo (Photo Number of each photo), what size, and how many of each. I can Up-Load them to a Walmart One-Hour Photo Lab near you and you pick them up and pay them - not me!

Please get in touch with me if you can identify any of these photos or if you have additional information to share.
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Norma Graduating Class of 1964
Pictures that people have either sent to me, or I copied from their website, or FaceBook, but either way, I hope no one cares that I have posted these for others to see and reminisce.
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2010 - Dylan Jeffers - Basketball #1
(Jan 22, 2010)
Dylan Jeffers, playing Basketball and also walking in the Home Coming event.
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