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  1. Opening ceremony of traveling Vietnam veterans memorial evokes memories in PuebloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... "Each one of these names on the wall leave a story," Hill, who served in the Marine Corps from 1965 to 1966 at the Chu Lai Air Base, told a crowd of more than 100 people at the memorial's opening ceremony. "These are people who did what they had to ...

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  2. Guns and mass murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... The solution is a combination of real knowledge and discipline. From 1966 through 1967 I was a Marine stationed in Chu Lai, Vietnam. I was with about 2000 fellow Marines, mostly young and all male and all with raging testosterone. Each of us was ...

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  3. Fifty years later, Iowa Marine still remembered for his courageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Sgt. Howard and a platoon of 15 Marines and two Navy corpsmen were dropped behind enemy lines atop Hill 488 near Chu Lai, Vietnam. The recon unit's mission was to observe enemy troop movements in the valley and call in air and artillery strikes. ...

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  4. Marines and supporters join forces for Vietnam War memorial at Camp San MateoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in the Marine Corps, deployed to Vietnam March 5, 1966. They remained there for five years fighting at Rung Sat, Chu Lai, Phu Loc, Hue, Que Son Valley, An Hoa, Tam KA A A3 and Da Nang until April 1971. Plans for the monument have gone up the ranks ...

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  5. Marines and supporters join forces for Vietnam war memorial at Camp PendletonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Dana Point News

    ... in the Marine Corps, deployed to Vietnam March 5, 1966. They remained there for five years fighting at Rung Sat, Chu Lai, Phu Loc, Hue, Que Son Valley, An Hoa, Tam Ka 3 and Da Nang until April 1971. Plans for the monument have gone up the ranks at ...

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  6. Vietnam veterans to build memorial at Camp PendletonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... in the Marine Corps, deployed to the Republic of Vietnam in March 1966. They fought for five years at Rung Sat, Chu Lai, Phu Loc, Hue, Que Son Valley, An Hoa, Tam Ka 3 and Da Nang, until April 1971. Colwell, a Carlsbad resident, served as an ...

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  7. Face to Face in FalconRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2016 | New Falcon Herald

    ... the pilot did not want to land in Da Nang because it was getting mortared,' he said. After Da Nang, Mares went to Chu Lai for about seven months, and later he spent several months in the hospital after he was injured in the war. Mares moved from ...

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  8. YMCA event will cater to veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... first, but if it's a success Kentch said the Y might repeat it. Recalling his military service, Hults said he was at Chu Lai , once a U.S. Marine and Army base in central Vietnam, and at Da Nang . "I turned 21 on Easter Sunday in Vietnam," said ...

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  9. 50th anniversary: In the tumult of Vietnam, Stamford's first to die was last to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... to take any measures necessary to maintain security in Southeast Asia. A year later, Broadhurst was killed near Chu Lai. His Marine unit was among the first to arrive in country, the Pavias learned, with the task of protecting American air bases. ...

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  10. S.I. priest killed in Vietnam could be named a priestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Vincent R. Capodanno in Chu Lai, the veteran died in Southeast Asia, his body riddled with 27 bullets in a North Vietnamese ambush on Sept. 4, 1967.

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  11. Marine Corps League Liaison James R. Laskey named to board of directors of the Young MarinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... Other Marine Corps assignments include: Platoon Sergeant, Security Platoon, Headquarters Company; Seventh Marines, Chu Lai, South Vietnam and First Marine Division, operational deployment casualty field reporter for the remainder of his tour in the ...

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