Leon Fowler's  Collection

? Platoon, Bravo Company, 4th/47th Battalion, 2nd Brigade

Bravo Company Memorabilia

Fowler 1A

Here's Leon's portrait taken after he finished Basic
training in 1967.  Following his infantry training he was
assigned to Bravo Company, 4th/47th in June 1967.
His tour of duty abrubtly ended in November when he
was wounded by enemy fire in the Mekong Delta.

Below are photos of Leon while attached to
the Mobile Riverine Force in the Mekong Delta.

 

Fowler 1B

Between patrols, Leon prepares for the next mission
by cleaning his M-60 Machine Gun.

 

Fowler 1C

Here's Leon taking a break on the Navy's pontoon with a
Tango landing craft to his rear. The Navy had a habit of taking
us to some very bad places down in the Mekong.

 

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