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by Herman Spoto
Sun Oct 25, 2009 9:55 pm
Forum: Weapons, equipment, and how we did things
Topic: Dogtags
Replies: 18
Views: 6833

grenade rings

Hey Jim, I have a Good friend here that keeps his keys on a grenade ring from vietnam
by Herman Spoto
Wed Oct 07, 2009 11:22 am
Forum: Vietnam Open Forum
Topic: "Romeo and Tuyet"
Replies: 1
Views: 669

Hi,
It sure is a great story. the 2nd link must be its more or less permanent place at the site, I noticed the "LISTEN" button is at the bottom of the page now. (click download, it takes a second to load)
well worth the effort.
by Herman Spoto
Sun Oct 26, 2008 7:45 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: The unofficial 6/31st election poll
Replies: 40
Views: 8098

the call to duty

I`m goin Republican, and hoping for the best :roll:
by Herman Spoto
Sat Sep 06, 2008 10:33 pm
Forum: Vietnam Open Forum
Topic: May 68 and questions about a picture
Replies: 2
Views: 3284

Looks like john Terry Moore Delta 631 to me

When I 1st saw this picture (can`t recall the site) I thought it was our John Moore. John was a close friend while at Ft Lewis. others that might be able to say for sure would be members of the 2nd plt of Delta Co. who could say if they were part of the troops from our Bn deployed with the 5/60th fo...
by Herman Spoto
Thu Nov 15, 2007 10:54 pm
Forum: The Funny Paper
Topic: Boudreaux and GI insurance
Replies: 7
Views: 1647

Boudreaux resolves the problem

Boudreaux and Lola Last May, Boudreaux married an attractive woman, Lola, half his age. After several months, Lola complained that she had never climaxed during sex; and according to her Grand Momma, all Cajun women are entitled to a climax once in a while. So, to resolve the problem, they went to s...
by Herman Spoto
Wed Oct 24, 2007 3:05 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: is "Ayr" british for mobile ?
Replies: 1
Views: 1010

is "Ayr" british for mobile ?

I`ve been out of touch for a couple of weeks, looks like 9er is getting into the swing of retired life just fine, well maybe a small bump or two. LOL....... A 65-year-old British man is accused of having sex with his bicycle. The Sunday Mail newspaper reports Robert Stewart was staying at a hostel i...
by Herman Spoto
Sat Sep 08, 2007 7:05 pm
Forum: Reunion events Past, Present, Future
Topic: Any after action reports? 2007
Replies: 4
Views: 2361

hey Steve

look forward to seeing you in San Pedro. 8)
by Herman Spoto
Fri Aug 31, 2007 9:04 am
Forum: Reunion events Past, Present, Future
Topic: My FAVORITE photograph 2007
Replies: 0
Views: 1420

My FAVORITE photograph 2007

..At this years reunion Jerry White was presented the Trophy for High Reunion attendance as the leader of DELTA co. Jerry then turned the trophy over to Jim McMaster, Who was with Karl Lowe probably among the first two 6th Bn men if not THE first two,to reunite in the chain that led to the reunion i...
by Herman Spoto
Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:23 pm
Forum: Memorial
Topic: August 7-8,1968
Replies: 0
Views: 1302

August 7-8,1968

Esparza Malcolm Marcellin San Fernando CA 8/7/1968 A Long An Fields Willie Jr Richmond VA 8/7/1968 C Kien Hoa Hannigan Timothy Charles Lockport NY 8/7/1968 C Kien Hoa McDavid William Earl Ontario CA 8/7/1968 C Long An Schroeder Nicholas Lee Eagle Mountain CA 8/7/1968 A Long An Stephens Ben Wesley F...
by Herman Spoto
Mon Jul 23, 2007 10:55 am
Forum: Links of Interest
Topic: Alamo Scouts
Replies: 0
Views: 1669

Alamo Scouts

The collage below is made of pictures taken by alamo scouts and 6th Army rangers during the actual raid on the Cabanatuan prison camp on Jan 30-31, 1945. The photos on the right show the patrol going to the camp, the photos on the left show the escape. the bottom left picture is the POWs finally in ...
by Herman Spoto
Wed Jul 04, 2007 6:45 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Everybody have a good traditional 4th?
Replies: 11
Views: 2321

Traditional 4th

Well 9er that sure looks like a classic 4th of July cookout, right down to the thundershowers LOL
by Herman Spoto
Thu Apr 12, 2007 1:22 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: 31st Regiment Association
Replies: 4
Views: 1369

The Regiment designation

During the Viet nam war there were 2 battalions of the 31st Inf. Regt. deployed to the RVN , the 4th and the 6th . it is my understanding that all Army infantry, Arty, Avaition, armor etc are organized in that manner.In as much as Regiments are rarely used as manuver elements in any modern army, the...
by Herman Spoto
Tue Apr 03, 2007 10:16 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Retired and a new Bike!
Replies: 4
Views: 1487

Hey Phil

Good to see ya here again ,really great looking bike!
by Herman Spoto
Tue Apr 03, 2007 9:58 pm
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: New Forum New Moderator
Replies: 5
Views: 1413

What`s Hapnin

Hey Joe, sounds like something everybody can get their teeth into, GREAT idea 8)
by Herman Spoto
Wed Feb 21, 2007 8:09 pm
Forum: Fort Lewis
Topic: Christmas 67
Replies: 1
Views: 3404

Christmas 67

I recieved some pictures from CW Angel ( 2nd plt Delta Co ) fromRt to Lt are Herman Spoto, Mel Tapper, Terry Luke, Joe Appacella, unknown
by Herman Spoto
Thu Dec 14, 2006 11:54 am
Forum: Artillery Support Units
Topic: Old letters
Replies: 9
Views: 5842

Verns Ramblings

Hey Vern, Im sure there are many of us who want to hear you ramblings 8)
by Herman Spoto
Sat Nov 18, 2006 3:52 pm
Forum: Vietnam Open Forum
Topic: Ray Heltzel, D Co sent me this forward. What do you think?
Replies: 1
Views: 1308

Vets saluting

I salute, "For us, it was more natural to salute, plus we felt we had earned the right to salute if we wanted. " 8)
by Herman Spoto
Mon Nov 13, 2006 5:05 pm
Forum: Reunion events Past, Present, Future
Topic: From the 31st Regiment Newsletter
Replies: 1
Views: 2047

El Tropicano link

You can find all the data about the hotel at this link 8)
http://travel.travelocity.com/hotel/Hot ... 45654#tabs
by Herman Spoto
Mon Nov 13, 2006 4:46 pm
Forum: Delta Company
Topic: FREE BEER !
Replies: 0
Views: 1094

FREE BEER !

join the discussion in the Delta Chatroom on Thursday 8pm CST. Surprises abound ! :roll:
by Herman Spoto
Thu Nov 02, 2006 12:24 pm
Forum: Weapons, equipment, and how we did things
Topic: Dogtags
Replies: 18
Views: 6833

1967 issue Dogtags

found this a while back 8)
by Herman Spoto
Wed Nov 01, 2006 11:45 am
Forum: Delta Company
Topic: September 26, 1968... The battalion log, and other
Replies: 6
Views: 2354

Battalion log etc.

Great string of posts 9er.maybe some of the guys that were there will add their recollections 8)
by Herman Spoto
Fri Oct 13, 2006 9:28 am
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Great Ride this weekend!
Replies: 5
Views: 1297

Victory Ride

Hey Phil, Sounds like a terrific weekend ! Brothers and bikes seems like a winning combo to me 8)
by Herman Spoto
Sun Oct 01, 2006 11:34 am
Forum: Alpha Company
Topic: Letter Home
Replies: 2
Views: 1712

Letter Home

Cool 9er, sounds like a nice glimpse of "A day in the life"... 8)
by Herman Spoto
Sat Sep 02, 2006 10:46 am
Forum: Delta Company
Topic: Reunion Trophy
Replies: 3
Views: 1560

The attendance trophy

Hey 9er, we tried a BeerCan Trophy, but we couldn`t get it on an airplane :lol: but!! the real prize was BEING THERE! 8)
by Herman Spoto
Tue Aug 29, 2006 11:45 am
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Welcome Home
Replies: 9
Views: 1774

Lil Sis

Hey Phil, Sounds like a very nice ride, Did you get any pictures ? Its nice to run into a Lil Sis every once in a while HUH? 8)

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