Frank Schwan's Collection
2nd Platoon, C Company, 4th/47th Battalion, 2nd Brigade
Charlie Company Memorabilia | Page 1 | Page 2
Mario Lopez & Frank Schwan chowin' down on those fantastic
C-Rations while on patrol in the Mekong Delta.
Lt. Jack Benedick talking to Sgt. George Smith - 2nd
Platoon on Patrol in the Rung Sat Special Zone.
There's Frank at the bow and Walt
Radowenchuk wearin' the coolHollywood shades.
Idoluis Casares (Brownsville,
Texas) seems to be ignoring a very important Platoonformation. Whot Tha!?
Here's our good buddy, Nelson Makinson - we lost
Nelson to pneumonia Nover 12, 2008.
James Holstine (Austin, Texas), Steve Moede (Reseda,
California) & Fred Kenney (Canoga Park, California).
Frank's favorite past time, crossing rivers in the Mekong
while carrying his M-60 machine gun.
Steve Melvin, Mario Lopez, Frank Schwan and their ladies
Summer of 1966 - Fort Riley Kansas.
Frank proudly displays his fine locker at
Custer Hill - Fort Riley Kansas.
2nd Platoon between patrols at Camp Bearcat - Frank Modde facing
camera, Bill Varsafsky at rear left & Ray Layman at Bill's left.
Mario Lopez writing a letter home - Camp Bearcat - March 1967.
Earl Eddings resting up before another 2nd Platoon Patrol out of Camp Bearcat.
Photo taken Feb - March 1967,
Earl Eddings & Mario Lopez
Mario Lopez (standing), Fred Harrelland Earl Eddings. . .
Charlie Company's carpenter squad at Camp Bearcat
Fred Harrell carrying Earl Eddings, Harold Kingat the right, Nelson Makinson looking up withRay Layman at the left.
Frank Schwan & Earl Eddings takin' a break during a
patrol near Dong Tam.
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