John Kolenc Photos


Pictures were submitted by John Kolenc


kolenc_unknown2The first person from the left is
Thomas E Doran

kolenc_3Thomas E. Doran without a shirt & holding
a shovel. He was KIA 9/6/1966.

kolenc_4John Kolenc on left

If you recognize anyone in these photo’s please inform John Kolenc, or Dave Markham.

Below are photos taken years after Vietnam, some of our friends are gone now, but they are not forgotten.

old_cobra_coBack row, left to right;
Bob St. Delorian, Ken Ihle, Dave Cook,
John Kolenc
Front row, left to right;
Pete Morgan, Davis Self, John Nowlin

Photo taken in Florida 1985 at
20 year reunion.

lew_jackLew Percy and Jack Lockner.
Jack went over on the boat and was
PSgt Catus’ platoon leader. Jack was a
top notch guy. He made two reunions
in Catlett and was the first one to
bring a big stack of Cold Steel Cobra
tee shirts to the reunion. He died of
lung cancer several months after
the above photo was taken with
Lew.It was his last rendezvous.

whitpan_gradyMark Whitpan and Grady Spry
Mark is the brother of Terry Whitpan
an original boat person with “Cobra”
and Grady was a good friend of the
Ihle’s and all of those who ever met him.
He served as a Chaplain with Special Forces.
Grady passed away 1998

pete_johnPete Morgan and John Kolenc
Pete an original boat person
with “Cobra” has since passed away.