Swift Boat Sailors Memorial

Jack Batcheller, GMG3 '68-'69

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Title

Jack Batcheller, GMG3 '68-'69

Subject

Swift Boat Service in the Vietnam War

Creator

Jack Batcheller

Publisher

Swift Boat Sailors Memorial

Date

1968-1969

Contributor

Jack Batcheller & Suzanne Edwards Irvin

Items in the Jack Batcheller, GMG3 '68-'69 Collection

GMG3 Jack Batcheller making some early morning coffee for the crew of PCF15. DaNang, Vietnam, 1968.

Wall map depicting the conflict in Vietnam.

Gun Fire Support - RD2 Tom Noble and GMG3 Jack Batcheller, PCF 15 sending Charlie some 81mm mortar rounds north of Da Nang South, Vietnam, 1968.

"The Last Patrol - Our crew was sitting around the barracks in Da Nang taking it easy. We were going home in the morning. We got the word to muster down to the boats. We took the man in the dark grey coveralls up the Cua Dai River and let him off.…

GMG3 Larry Wright and RD3 Tom Carter aboard PCF 13, rendezvous with PCF 15 somewhere north of Da Nang, South Vietnam, 1968.