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These photos are from the collection of Gerald Lawrence (circa 1966)


Sgt. Gerald Lawrence (with guidon)


G Lawrence Engineering (Start)
Gerald Lawrence and Francis Yonkin


G. Lawrence Engineering (Finished product)
"There's no place like home."

Gerald Lawrence Cu Chi - 1966


Cu Chi (much later in 66)

Alaska "Tomahawks" mountain rappelling exercise.


"Winter Survival Training" All gear was hauled in to bivouac area using man powered sleds called "Akio's"

Survival training exercise Sgt Davis fixing either snared rabbit or ptarmigan that was bagged using a slingshot.

Tomahawks on a 50 mile "mountain walk" exercise. Full gear included: rucksack, mountain boots, ice ax and 2 sleeping bags on top of clothing and personal items.

Alaskan "swift boat". (note 55 gallon gas tank)

Rope Bridge Build training exercise.

Sgt Lawrence on the rope bridge.

The C-123 Provider (Arctic Model) was used extensively for troop movement in Alaska.

CH-21 Arctic Maneuvers

CH 21

Sgt. Arnold Guiterrez

Eagle Flight


Cu Chi early on

Cu Chi looking outside the wire

The facilities at Cu Chi

R & R

Sgt Rivera

Aboard the USS Nelson Walker.
Cpl. Sheppard and Sgt Lawrence

Hawaii 1966
l-r kneeling: A.Terrones, J.Atwater
standing: G.Lawrence, F.Sheppard, ?, A.Holden, ?, ?, B.Hill

Cu Chi Airstrip

Eagle Flight

Cu Chi observation tower


Louis Hatcher

Schoefield Barracks

Ft Richardson, Machine gun competition team.
J. Green, A. Madrigal, Gerald Lawrence,
P. McCoy, E. Offield

4 JUL 1965 Seward, Alaska Color Guard
l-r: G. Hicks, R. Fleming, H. Smith, G. Lawrence

Alpha Co. "Go Devils"

Home 36 years later.

Gerald Lawrence returns 35 years later
 

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