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by akneavel
Thu Sep 30, 2010 2:41 pm
Forum: 2/5 Vietnam
Topic: Operation Baxter Garden, April 1968
Replies: 9
Views: 14811

Re: Operation Baxter Garden, April 1968

Yep, you are correct, 1st Platoon was with you on that patrol next to the Troi River Bridge. I recall that fight vividly. Also if I recall it correctly a Marine from our Company CP begged to go out with the patrol and either he was walking point or was near the point and walked into the gooks and wa...
by akneavel
Wed Sep 29, 2010 2:47 pm
Forum: 2/5 Vietnam
Topic: Operation Baxter Garden, April 1968
Replies: 9
Views: 14811

Re: Operation Baxter Garden, April 1968

Jack, thanks for responding. I never knew the names of the individuals who were captured during the operation. Since you were part of our Company (Echo) at this time, what platoon were you in? I was in the first squad, first platoon. Were you in the fight for hill 602, near Phu Loc on May 2-3, 1968?
by akneavel
Wed Sep 03, 2008 1:52 pm
Forum: 2/5 Vietnam
Topic: Operation Baxter Garden, April 1968
Replies: 9
Views: 14811

Oporation Baxter Gardens

Hi, I just learned about this site and joined today. My name is Aaron Kneavel and I was formerly a squad leader with 1st Sqaud, 1st Platoon, Echo Co., 2/5. I was on the Baxter Gardens Op. I remember well two Marines attached to H&S coming up missing and our having to helecopter assualt back to w...

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