71st Transportation Battalion Vietnam Veterans 2010 Reunion
June 23 - June 27, 2010
Branson, Missouri
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - Day One - Arriving At The Grand Plaza
We would like to thank Darlene Burkhart, Director of Sales & Marketing, for setting up our reunion at The Grand Plaza in Branson, and
especially for recommending Pam Brown from Gatherings Plus to handle our activities package.  I
highly recommend Gatherings Plus for any group having a reunion in Branson.
Our Banner Sure Looks Good Up There
Carol Greeting Randy & Jan Richmond
Buddy Hall - Wiley Allred - Stan Chisholm
Early Arrivals Having Lunch At The Plaza View Restaurant
Jan & Randy Richmond - Dave Covert
Jim & Ann O'Keefe
Al & Carol Furtado
Kenny Parrott Singing For Us At Breakfast
Connie & Buddy Hall Having Breakfast At The Plaza View Restaurant
Wiley & Pam Allred Arriving At The Grand Plaza - CW Benton welcomes Wiley after not seeing each other for over 40 years.
CW & Wiley
Buddy - Stan - Wiley - CW
Buddy Helping Wiley Check I
CW Benton - Buddy Hall - Randy Richmond
Our Hospitality Room
Early Arrivals In The Hospitality Room
Carlos Sisneros and Rose Prado
Harry Shelton - Harold Sharp - Al Krabbenhoeft - Mike Bayne
Jim & Cathy Harman Relaxing After A Long Drive
The Ladies Having A Chat Session
Below - Some Of The Ladies Having Fun In The Hospitality Room
Holly & Inge
Lynn  & Laura
Rose & Carol
Rose & Rose
Rose & Char
Connie
Ann
Laura - Brenda - Jan
Laura - Brenda - Kathy
Ann & Kathy
Kathy & Elaine
Kay & Holly
Karen & Sandy
Carol
Carol - Brenda - Kathy
Inge & Ann
Rose & Rose Again
Brenda & Jan
Rose - Carlos - Rose
F-R - Carol - Rose - Pat - Char - Vickie
Group Photo
Below - Map Reading
Map Reading Was Serious Business This Year
Buddy & Wiley - Wiley Pointing Out The Location Where They Were Located In Vietnam
The Deuce Troops
14 Members From The 402nd Transportation Company - What A Great Turnout For The Deuce
L-R - Randy Richmond - Dave Stromberger - Jim Tlougan - Tom Reckers - Buddy Hall - John
La Rochelle - Wiley Allred - Stan Chisholm - Mike Bayne CW Benton - Dave Covert - Rick
Rawlings - Larry Neuman - Joe Clements
154th Members - L-R Dean Thome - Harold Sharp - Harry Shelton - Carlos Sisneros - Allan Furtado
Some of the 402nd guys hadn't seen each other for 40 years.
402nd Members
402nd Members
Below - 154th Transportation Company Members
154th Members
Four of the 154th attendees were original  members arriving in Vietnam from Okinawa on December 31st 1966.
L-R -  Doug  Elliott - John Shook - 551st Members - Rich Morawa - Ken Shafer - 368th Members
John Shook - 551st
Group Photos
Al Krabbenhoeft - 551st
Harold & Harry
Ladies  Having A Chat
Al & Carol
Rose & Carlos - Al & Carol
Vickie & Tom
Kathy & Mike
Rose & Jan
David & Kathy
Irene
Joe & James
Karen
Brenda & Char
Charlotte  & Mike McAlevey
Group  Discussion
Herb & Carol
Karen & Joe
Dean and Elaine
Charlie
CW
Vickie & Tom
Jan & Harold
Lynn & David
Pam & Wiley
Connie
Dean & Irene
Pam
Rose & Rose
Carol - Brenda - Kathy - Pat
402nd Members
Rich - Al - John
Carlos - Rose - Harold - Jan - Brenda - Harry
402nd Members
Herb & Inge Leaving For The Evening
Carlos & Rose
Harold - Harry - Carlos
Doug - John - Pat - Ken
Roger - David - Rick
Serious Discussion
Jim - Charlie - Al - Herb
154th Members
Terry
John & Jim
Jim & Ann O'Keefe
Al & Rose
Rich & Al
Al Talking With The Girls
Al And David Hanging The Flag.  This is the actual flag that was at 71st headquarters in Vietnam.  When the 71st returned from Vietnam in August 1972, David Smoot took the flag back home.
Dave & Randy
Charlotte & Pat
Jodie From Gatherings Plus - Busy As Always
Dave Stromberger
Tom - Al - Terry
Jodie Working  - Herb Trying On His New Hat
Jim & Randy
Jim - Al F - Rich - Al K
Ken & Pat Shafer
Mike & Roger
Roger Kern 368th - Buddy Hall
Great  Auction Item
Apache - Sonny James
Rick & Brenda
Terry
Must Be A Pretty Interesting Photo
Carol - Kay - Holly - Vickie - Tom
Group Photos
Gatherings Plus Made Up Two Reunion Cakes For Us - One Chocolate - One Yellow