Dennis Thornton served in the First Air Cavalry division of the United States Army. He served a few miles north of Saigon between 1969-70. He spent most of his 14 month tour in country working on the division newspaper and magazine. In addition he spent a few months on temporary duty with U.S. Stars and Stripes based in Saigon, getting around the country on assignments.
James Allan Townsend, June 16, 1947-April 27, 2015
US Army A Company, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry 4th Infantry Division.
James Townsend served in the United States Army from 1967-1973, serving in Vietnam from September 1968-1969. His slides were kindly provided by his daughters. Townsend passed away last year of Agent Orange related Parkinson's disease sustained in Vietnam.
Gary C. Huested was an artillery forward observer with an infantry company in the 1st Cavalry for most of his Vietnam tour. He served with them during action into Cambodia. Huested was also a 105mm firing battery XO. Huested served in Vietnam from October 1969 – October 1970.