pictures by John Gifford
1SG Raider during a village sweep. He was one helluva man!
Third platoon. I think this was Phang Rang. Gads, it was a long time ago!
42 years ago.
3rd plt (A/2/327th Inf) on patrol. Early ’67
Break time. 3rd plt (A/2/327th) ’67
Screwing around while waiting to move base camp to Kontum.
Waiting to move base camp to Kontum.
CPT Furgeson during one of our pig-outs! Tuy Hoa or Phang Rang ’66
Waiting to move to Kontum. The trooper in the middle was a medic. Anyone remember his name?
Mortar platoon. 66-67
I have no idea who took this picture, but it’s a great photo of the officers and senior NCOs in 2/327th 66-67.
Clearing a ville somewhere around Phang Rang. ’66
Gen. Westmoreland, our battalion CO and the author John Steinbeck in Kontum.
Our battalion CO (middle) and Steinbeck.
The author John Steinbeck visiting the 2/327th in the French barracks in Kontum.
Tuy Hoa ’66
Taken in Phang Rang, I think. I don’t remember his name, but he was KIA’d the very next day when we went to field. I think this was the last picture taken of him. Does anyone remember his name? I would love to get a copy to his surviving family.