The Mighty Ninth

Strive To Reach The Summit

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Carlton Epps


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Lt Carlton Epps

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Rick Ericksen


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Rick Ericken lived "many lives" in Vietnam, first going out with an FO party, then returning to the firebase as a Cannoneer, and then volunteering to go back out with an FO party in support of the 1/14th Inf Regt. Rick earned a Bronze Star with "V" device, but deserved at least 3 CIBs for all the combat action he saw.

149 files, last one added on Nov 22, 2020
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William A. Falkenstein


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Sp4 Bill Falkenstein was a medic assigned to HHB and later to "A" Battery as a Medic. He was present at the battle of LZ St George and decorated for his heroism.

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Danny L. Fort


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Sp5 Danny Fort served in "B" Btry from Sept 67 - Sept 68 in the FDC. He was called "Cowboy". The battery mascot pictured with him, "Short Round", slept in his bunker.

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Dogs of the 2/9th


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Our fellow Redlegs have included several shots of our four-legged pets and mascots with their contributions to the site, so now they have their very own photo album. Seems that most remember "Short Round" the most.

16 files, last one added on Feb 10, 2023
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Mark Gannon


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Mark Gannon served with C/2/9 in the 1969 - 1970 timeframe.

5 files, last one added on Dec 23, 2011
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