2nd Platoon, A Company, 4th/47th Battalion, 2nd Brigade page 1,2 Here’s Sonny on patrol outside Camp Bearcat’s perimeter – April, 1967. Mike Lethcoe and Sonny aboard the troop ship, USS General John Popeenroute to South Viet Nam – January, 1967. Sonny showing off his fine M-14 rifle at Fort Riley’s Custer Hill facility – too bad he had to swap it for a cruddy M-16 before departing for Viet Nam. Rick Uhey, Bob Wright & Rick Zimmer (hat) ridin’ a Tango in the Mekong Delta – May 1967 Sonny’s buddies, Rick Zimmer and Jerry Heckers aboard a tangoheaded back from a three day Mekong Delta patrol – May 1967. Now we know why Uncle Sam needed Sonny in the good ole Infantry – man, what a diggin’ machine – he loved it! March, 1967 – Between patrols, Alpha troopers relax on the Mobile Riverine Force Barracks Ship, USS Henrico. Absolutely amazing! Sonny found a livepuppy in Viet Nam – Dong Tam – April, 1967 Sonny & Rick Zimmer holding a mortar chunk thatnarrowly missed them & Rick Zimmer – April, 1967. They’re laughing now, but after a hot chunk of metalslammed into mud near them, undies were checked. Sonny tickling Rick Uhey’s funny bone aboard a barracks ship – aren’t these guys lovin’ Army life. Sonny’s cool jacket, which he still has to this day. Sonny, did you buythis at Dong Tam’s PX or in Saigon?