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by jimmy
Tue Nov 03, 2009 7:34 am
Forum: R.I.P. -- those no longer with us
Topic: Bud Downey -- Gone But Not Forgotten -- his photos and story
Replies: 2
Views: 5315

Bud Downey -- Gone But Not Forgotten -- his photos and story

Last night I received word from Ruth Downey that Bud has passed away. Bud had been battling cancer fro 8 months. Last Friday Bud lost his battle and passed away. I left the 569th April 1968. Bud served with our company from November 1968-August 1969. I got to know Bud through the internet searching ...
by jimmy
Thu Jul 09, 2009 4:35 pm
Forum: R.I.P. -- those no longer with us
Topic: Gene Dix Rest in Peace
Replies: 0
Views: 2934

Gene Dix Rest in Peace

ON Monday, July 6, 2009 Gene passed away. Gene was with the 569th Repro Plt in 1968. Although Gene and I had our differences during our time in Nam, it took the internet years later to kindle a friendship. We would e mail each other quite often. Gene sent me an e mail telling me of his illness and t...
by jimmy
Thu Mar 19, 2009 2:19 pm
Forum: R.I.P. -- those no longer with us
Topic: Francis "Butch" Nestor - Rest In Peace - 06-09-44 - 02-27-09
Replies: 3
Views: 7601

Re: Francis "Butch" Nestor - Rest In Peace - 06-09-44 - 02-27-09

I would like to share some of the memories of Butch during our time in Nam. Butch and I worked and hung together. I remember riding shotgun to Cam Ranh to pick up a new replacement, it turn out to be Butch. Butch was assigned to Repro Plt. He and I would eventially work on the presses together. One ...
by jimmy
Thu Jun 26, 2008 4:59 am
Forum: Suggest a New Category or Forum
Topic: What's Your Favorite Sport Team
Replies: 4
Views: 6137

What's Your Favorite Sport Team

My son and I are big Yankees, Jets, college basketball / Duke and college football / Norte Dame fans. We also watch just about all major sporting events. This July we will be going to the all-star game at Yankees Stadium. This is the last year for the old ballpark. The new Yankees Stadium will be op...
by jimmy
Mon Jun 23, 2008 2:55 pm
Forum: Who you are, why you are here, and what you are up to now
Topic: Jame Celovsky -- Repro -- April67-April68
Replies: 2
Views: 6003

Eddie Robertson and I had a reunion in New York City

After 40 years Eddie Robertson and I had a reunion in New York City. Eddie and his wife Connie along with a group came to New York. We spent all day visiting the sites of the city. We visited World Trade Center site, took the ferry across the bay, passing the Statue of Liberty, etc. We had lunch at ...
by jimmy
Mon Jun 23, 2008 5:39 am
Forum: Who you are, why you are here, and what you are up to now
Topic: REUNION JUNE 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 4376

REUNION JUNE 2008

After 40 years Eddie Robertson 67-68 and I met in New York City last week. Eddie with his wife Connie along with a group from his church were to performing at Carniege Hall. We had a very heart warming day, one I will always remember. I met Eddie and Connie Friday morning. We visited some of sites i...
by jimmy
Thu Mar 20, 2008 8:07 pm
Forum: The Company Areas
Topic: Monument in Company Area
Replies: 0
Views: 3875

Monument in Company Area

I would like to know what ever happened to monument/plaque that was dedicated to Frank and Andrew in 1967. Anyone who was there when 569th was deactivated might know whether it was left behind? Jimmy
by jimmy
Sun Mar 09, 2008 12:27 pm
Forum: Where are you now?
Topic: What's doing
Replies: 0
Views: 3261

What's doing

Well I am finally able to log on. Since my last, where are you now on web page things are on schedule. Both children are out of college and working. I have until August 1st of this year, I will be retiring. Staying in Staten Island and just keeping active. My son and I have a Sunday Yankees game pla...