John W. Petersen
Sept ’68 thru Sept ‘69
… we worked hard and once in a while we even got to play hard.
Through all of it I’ll never forget the buddies I made so long ago..
hope you enjoy my pictures.
John Petersen and "man's best friend"
(Poe) on the left, Max Henkel middle, Stoney Deel (RIP)
right. - at Stand down Apr '69.
(left side of picture) at the table (L-R) Dennis "Dink" Thompson, UNK,
Mike Chandler, UNK, and Bob Ishmael, Stoney Deel (RIP) facing the table
(right side of photo) and that's Ken "Babysan" Watson in back of Mike
Chandler… 2nd Platoon staff meeting.
(our Doc who later went to Recon with Lt Kurtzman), UNK
UNK,Frank Thomas, UNK, Lt. Ed Durana, Benny Dean
Thomas, Lt. Ed Durana, Emilio Weaver (facing the guys), and Benny Dean
(think), on stand down 68 all 2platoon"
Dean, Emilio Weaver, and Frank Thomas
Thomas, Lt. Ed Durana, Benny Dean(think), and Emilio Weaver, stand down
68 all 2platoon
can't wait till he checks that one out!!!
Dufresne (I think), UNK, Pete Kuhaneck, UNK
A floor show
Capt. Walsh got for us
Locke, John Petersen, Bob Harris (RIP) and Max Henkel. Bob,
Dave and me, were on our way to Bangkok,
believe it was July 69.
(RIP) - 81 Mortars
(RIP), Jim Garant Jr. and Ed Van Lennep
Bob Harris (RIP)
Garant Jr., Dave Locke, Bob Harris (RIP), John Petersen - Going on
Leave Apr '69
Garant Jr., John Petersen - If we were betting beers, looks like Jim
Turkey Day - from Southern Cross Vol 1, No 12
Chaplin - Cpt Max D. Sullivan
Christmas Card - Cover
Christmas Card - Inside Cover
Christmas Card - Inside Rear Cover