Originally Posted by rice paddy daddy
The Brigade was there from Spring 68 to July 71.
I was there from Oct 69 to Oct 70.
When you were there I was on the USS Truxtun DLGN-35, for my second tour doing air control in the Gulf of Tonkin. You know how it is, you love it so much the first time you just gotta go back again.
I was on my way back for a 3rd time when I hurt my knee and had surgery. They sent me to shore duty instead, broke my widdy biddy heart all to pieces....NOT
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