CBMU 301
Navy Seabees
" VETS and FRIENDS "

CBMU 301 Guest Book Archive - 1 June 2002 to 12 June 2003

 

First & Last Name : Ronald Hall

Comments : Great Page

Your Email Address : flyingdutchman3@earthlink.net

Your current address : 39 South Lincoln Street West Salem,Ohio 44287

Where you were in Vietnam : Yes CBMU-301 from June 1968 to September 1968 then with NSA Da Nang detactment Tan My from September 1968 to June 1968

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : UTWCA from June 68 to July 68 then UTWCN

Todays date : 12 June 2003

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First & Last Name : Patrick Guarnieri

Comments : Great site.

Your Email Address : PATRICKNCHS@ATT.NET

Your current address : P.O. Box 22794 Tampa, FL 33622

Where you were in Vietnam : Cua Viet November 68 to November 69

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : BU3

Todays date : June 11, 2003

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First & Last Name : Walter Young

URL : msn hotmail

Comments : I really enjoyed your site.We had men in your area.

Your Email Address : choppernese@hotmail.com

Your current address : 23 watson dr. mashpee,ma02649

Where you were in Vietnam : Main base,Red beach,southwest danang.Mcb1,two tours,1966&67

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : SW3,My base of operations was keeping 17miles of bridges and culverts open from the namo bridge thru the hai van pass to the langco bridge on hwy1 we had men detailed to contien,dongha,camp evens, camp carrol,cu viet,gio linh, khe sanh,hill65,dai lo

Todays date : 05-29-03

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First & Last Name : Carlos L Arriola, EA2

Comments : Great web site, enjoyed the narative history of CBMU 301

Your Email Address : CAAAVA@aol.com

Your current address :

Where you were in Vietnam : NSA Da Nang at Public Works Engineering Section at the White Elephant compound in China Beach from October 1969 to June 1970. I was reassgned to the CBMU 301 in Chu Lai and assigned to work at Camp Wall green issue supply from July to August 1970 with reg

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : EA2, in-charge of green issue supply from t-shirts to bedding.

Todays date : May 6, 2003

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First & Last Name : Montie LeStrange

Comments : Miss typed my E-mail adress. The correct one is below. (Sorry guys)

Your Email Address : lestrange82@hotmail.com

Your current address :

Where you were in Vietnam :

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 :

Todays date :

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First & Last Name : Montie LeStrange

Comments : Great to read about all of you old bees, Long live the memories.

Your Email Address : lestrange*@@hotmail.com

Your current address : 407 Tioga Dr. Lodi, CA 95242

Where you were in Vietnam : Chu Lai / Quang Nai

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : BU-3 I was assigned to the concrete batch plant for a while at Camp Wall. Later I was assigned to a detachment in Quang Nai

Todays date : 5-5-03

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First & Last Name : Ken Harvill

Comments : I was stationed in Cua Viet when we last closed down the base - I believe it was July, 1970. Pulled the fences in for the last time and abandoned the base

Your Email Address : kharv512@gcctv.com

Your current address : 512 Vanderbilt Sherman, IL 62684

Where you were in Vietnam : 6 months Danang Deep Water Peirs 3 months Cua Viet 3 months Cam Rhan Bay

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : Electrician e-3 Temporary dutied from fleet

Todays date : 5-03-03

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First & Last Name : John Holden

Comments : my nick was gopher

Your Email Address : 01jrholden@msn.com

Your current address : 10765 Aprocit dr. Joplin, MO 64804

Where you were in Vietnam : Detail Charlie. Cua veit June 1968-69

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : UT-3 water plant and anythings else

Todays date : 4-19-2003

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First & Last Name : Henry "Harbi" Harbinson

Comments : Seabee 1946 to 1950 103-104-124-&-CBD 1504 Active NSVA-Navy Seabee Veterans of Amercia, Publicity Officer. We have Brochures & Post Cards Support the SMSA. Thanks

Your Email Address : seabeeharbi@aol.com

Your current address : 1401 S Ocean Dr. #902 Hollywood,Fl 33019-2344

Where you were in Vietnam : No. Too old. Once A Seabee ALways A Seabee. CAN DO. Thank you and Welcome Home. Henry

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 :

Todays date : April 11, 2003

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First & Last Name : Paul Williams

Comments : Nice website and was pleased to look at the photos.

Your Email Address : paew_1999@yahoo.com

Your current address : 915 Wild Valley Rd. Houston, TX 77057

Where you were in Vietnam : Yes, Quang Tri and Chu Lai

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : EO3

Todays date : 4/7/2003

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First & Last Name : Betty Lawhead

Comments : Would like to donate a piece of jewelry to the CB museum in honor of my brother Thomas Russel Luzier, who served during WWII in the Guam Island area.

Your Email Address : grodygram@msn.com

Your current address : 6583 Arlingwood Drive Milton, FL 32570-3318

Where you were in Vietnam : NA

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 :

Todays date : 5 April 2003

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First & Last Name : Louie Burnette

Comments : great site

Your Email Address : lfburne@dellepro.com

Your current address : 3215co.rd.33 killen al 35645

Where you were in Vietnam : dong ha / quang tri 68/69

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : cncm/cm3

Todays date : 3/31/03

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First & Last Name : Jose Tadeo

Comments : I am looking for anyone who might know my Father Jose Tadeo who served in the late 60s and early 70s in bac lieu, vietnam

Your Email Address : Lenny_Tadeo@msn.com

Your current address :

Where you were in Vietnam :

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 :

Todays date : 3/29/03

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First & Last Name : DAN BRIDY CEW3

Comments : HELP BUILD DONG HA WITH MCB11 THEN RETURNED TO DONG HA 6 MONTHS LATER TO JOIN CBMU301

Your Email Address : www.danvalpo@aol.com

Your current address : 108 NORTH 350 WEST VALPARAISO IN. 46385

Where you were in Vietnam : MCB11 1967 CBMU 301 1968 TO69

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : CEW3 WORKED ALL OVER

Todays date : 3 / 23 03

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First & Last Name : David J. Mann

Comments : I was in the 14 special in ww 2 in the

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First & Last Name : Marilyn Verkler

Comments : My nephew has just joined and I wasn’t real sure where you served or what you did. Do remember an old john Wayne movie about them tho.

Your Email Address : mverk@illicom.com

Your current address : Just an interested observer.

Where you were in Vietnam :

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 :

Todays date : 3-18-03

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First & Last Name : Gary Ostrowski

Your Email Address : seabnam@aol.com

Your current address : Woodhaven. Michigan 48183

Where you were in Vietnam : Sept 1969 To Oct 1970

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : Cm3 Motor Pool in Quang Tri and Chu Li

Todays date : 03/14/03

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First & Last Name : John Lavkulich

Comments : John S. Dowd where are you?

Your Email Address : jlavkuli@yahoo.com

Your current address : Hilliard, Ohio

Where you were in Vietnam : March 1969 to March 1970

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : EA3/2

Todays date : March 14, 2003

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First & Last Name : Harvey Kern

Comments : I thought I signed in before but I was just looking at the guest book and did not see me. Ill try again. Great site, super pictures. I have some good pictures if you are interested in posting new ones let me know.

Your Email Address : kern@wva.army .mil

Your current address : 20 Paul Art Lane Troy, New York 12180

Where you were in Vietnam : I was with MCB 11 in DA Nang in 1966 my first tour. My second tour was with CBMU 301, January 1968 till February 1969. First stop Dong Ha, then to Cua Viet and lastly Quang Tri. I served with Lynn Whittle, Bob Driscol, BUH3 Sousley, BUL3 Roush, BUL Robert

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : I was a builder, we did a lot of work, new and repair. Worked at D-Med in Dong Ha, at Cua Viet we had to rebuild the base after it got nearly leveled a couple of days after we got there. In Quang Tri we built our new base next to MCB 11. A lot of work but

Todays date : 13 March 2003

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First & Last Name : William Teibel

URL : mcb7 alpha co.

Comments : between 1969 and 1970 chulie was my home base. Ive lost contact with everyone my yearbook and stuff I had were destroyed.Any info. would be aprishiated

Your Email Address : wteibel@webtv.net

Your current address : 141 cottonwood cir. Oroville,Ca. 95965

Where you were in Vietnam : yes between 1969 to 1970 mcb #7

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : E3 Eqipment Operator

Todays date : 3-0-03

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First & Last Name : Mark Mattis

Comments : A great web site ! I was in CBMU 301 in 1969/70 I was in Chu-Lai & Tan-My. Tan-My was a fuel depot.

Your Email Address : mmattis1@cinci.rr.com

Your current address : 9043 symmes ridge lane loveland ohio 45140

Where you were in Vietnam :

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : SW3 radioman

Todays date : 2-25-03

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First & Last Name : Dana Clark Bu3

Comments : From A school @ whyme to CBMU 301 to NSA Danang Oct 68-March 70. Quang Tri City- Dong Ha . I do rember that pagota, seems like it was between Charlie and Delta cos. But it has been a while . Also rmember Joe Breakbill , I think lol Might have know me as

Your Email Address : Danaclark69@hotmail.com

Your current address : 3562 McKinley Detroit Michigan 48208

Where you were in Vietnam : See coments

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : BU3 Final assignment NSA Danang Camp Tien Sha

Todays date : 2/13/03

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First & Last Name : Larry Flynn

Comments : I failed to provide my complete mailing address in my previous entry

Your Email Address :

Your current address : 305 Staplewood Road Lexington N.C. 27295

Where you were in Vietnam :

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 :

Todays date : Feb 12 2003

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First & Last Name : Larry Flynn

Comments : Good web site, glad I found it, enjoyed looking at all the pictures.

Your Email Address : lilys@PTMC.Net

Your current address : Lexington,N.C.

Where you were in Vietnam : I was transfered from MCB 3, which was in Hue, Phu-Bai Vietnam I joined CBMU301 in October 1967 and left in April 1968.

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : I was a UTW3 in Bco. I did various plumbing jobs and other work in the main camp. I was one of the guys who put the oil heaters in all the hooches.

Todays date : February 12 2003

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First & Last Name : Terry Ahlers

Comments :

Your Email Address : ahlers46@hotmail.com

Your current address : POBox 220 PMB124 Woodland Park, Co 80866

Where you were in Vietnam : Khe Sanh TET 1968

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : CN advanced to BU3. Repair Airstrip and Built Bunker. also work in Shop

Todays date : 10 Feb 2003

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First & Last Name : Lauro

URL :

Comments : Nice to view the website. I am a Seabee from Texas. Damn, I have tons of respect and graditude for the job you all did so well we you all served when it was not so popular. Todays Seabees are trying hard to continue the Can Do spirit to honor all that hav

Your Email Address : lagarza@cps-satx.com

Your current address :

Where you were in Vietnam : No sir, I enlisted in 1992 with NMCB 22 and have been on active duty serveral times with the NAVY and US MARINE CORPS.

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : CE1 Assistant Officer In Charge Detachement 0522 San Antonio TX.

Todays date : Jan 30, 2003

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First & Last Name : Nick Marx

Comments : Great Site

Your Email Address : nmarxmen@aol.com

Your current address : 642 Hopping Road, Belford, New Jersey

Where you were in Vietnam : Cuaviet June 1967 to November 1968

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : NSA Cuaviet Gunnersmate

Todays date : Jan. 14, 2003

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First & Last Name : Tim Romano

Comments : It sure has been great looking at al the web sites for CBMU 301. If I can figure how to scan I will send my pictures. Thanks for all you work putting this togather

Your Email Address : tromano@peoplepc.com

Your current address :

Where you were in Vietnam : I started at dong ha then chu lai then quang tri and finally tam my island

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : BU 3 rd then 2nd class builder Charlie company

Todays date : jan 13 2003

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First & Last Name : JOE STEG

Comments :

Your Email Address : j.steg@att.net

Your current address : 148 PINEWOOD AVE CLEARWATER FL 33765

Where you were in Vietnam : DONG HA

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : BU3,WHATEVER

Todays date : 120602

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First & Last Name : John Holden

Comments : Ut-3 John Holden The Gopher

Your Email Address : jrholden@cableone.net

Your current address : 10756 Apricot dr. Joplin, mo 84804

Where you were in Vietnam : 68-69 Det. Charlie

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : ut-3 was the rate job everything! lol

Todays date : 11-29-2002

 

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First & Last Name : Jim Payne

Comments : I congratulate you on your web site. You have put a lot of work into building it. The pictures you have on it did bring back a lot of memories, but not so good memories for me, but it does a lot to tell the story about the men of 301.

Your Email Address : jpayne9102@aol.com

Your current address :

Where you were in Vietnam : Many places in the northern I corps.

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : SWC. Went into Dong Ha with the main body in 1967. The Steelworkers main responsibility was keeping the airfield open. Put my year in and transfered to Great Lakes. I turminated my shore duty after a few months and requested to be reassigned back to Viet

Todays date : 11/23/2002

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First & Last Name : SW3 George Gettinger

Comments : Great site thank you for the memories. When I left Nam I put all behind me because of the uncertainly surrounding the kids we worked with.That is till I ran across the 301 web sites. since reconnected w/ Jim Jones and Paul KlAWATER. I am sure looking forwar

Your Email Address : Geogett2001@msn.com

Your current address : 4623 E. C.R. 400 S. Connersville Ind. 47331

Where you were in Vietnam : Dong Ha and Quang Tri

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : Sw 3 worked on base security after the ammo dump for 3 months. It was at this time that was selected w/ ce Doug Yancy to start project with kids in CamLo refugee villiage. Worked this on our spare time and R&R. Trans. to Quang Ti around Jan 69 I believe.

Todays date : Nov. 18, 02

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First & Last Name : EO3 Jim Bryant

Comments : Your site is an honor and a pleasure all at the same time. I am very proud to be a Seabee and follow in the foot steps of great men like you. Thank you for your life which you put on the line for me and hopefully I can do the same for you. CAN DO, EO3 Jim

Your Email Address : Phoenixjet@msn.com

Your current address : 4 Godin Ave. East Crondelet, Il 62240

Where you were in Vietnam : No Sir , too Young

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : N/A

Todays date : 17 Nov 2002

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First & Last Name : David Bohn

Comments : great website and i hope that others from around the world will have an opportunity to view it too. have a nice day!

Your Email Address : ikaika@military.com

Your current address : p. o. box 17965 honolulu, hi 96817-0965

Where you were in Vietnam : ben hoa air base

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : classified

Todays date : 11/14/2002

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First & Last Name : Jimmy Land

Comments : I was attached to CBMU 301 from Aug '68 to Oct '69 in Company C.

Your Email Address : land003@dellepro.com

Your current address : 6926 Drowsy Pine Houston, TX 77092

Where you were in Vietnam : Dong Ha and Quang Tri

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : Personnelman Third Class

Todays date : November 5, 2002

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First & Last Name : Steve Griggs

Comments : Nice Site!

Your Email Address : Gbusmech@chartermi.net

Your current address :

Where you were in Vietnam : 1996-1970, NSA Danang, NSAD Chu Lai, CBMU 301.

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : CM-3, worked in the main repair garage or at the LST ramp repairing forklifts.

Todays date : 11/04/02

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First & Last Name : Jerry Binkley

Comments : Really enjoyed going back to Nam with your web site.

Your Email Address : jlbink1@msn.com

Your current address : P.O. Box 13 6089 E. Binkley Rd. Picacho, AZ. 85241

Where you were in Vietnam : Jan. 68 to Jan. 69 Dong Ha advance party to Quang Tri 68

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : Electrician 3rd Class

Todays date : 9/21/02

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First & Last Name : Mike Larkin

Comments :

Your Email Address : mikelarkin789@aol.com

Your current address : Unit 97 1101 N Rainbow Blvd Las Vegas, Nevada 89108

Where you were in Vietnam : Dong Ha Chu Lai

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : UT Arrived in Dong Ha in Feb. 1969 Remained at Dong Ha when Main Body moved to Quang Tri. Worked at Water Point as well as with the company doing UT work around the base. Moved with the detachment to Chu Lai and worked at the asphalt plant until I wen

Todays date : Setember 16, 2002

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First & Last Name : Raymond Cruz "Ray"

Comments : At the 30 reunion I ended my silence of Nam, I am proud to have served with such couragous and wonderfull bunch of guys I look forward to seeing all you guys again, even the ugly broads

Your Email Address : cruzrll@msn.com

Your current address : Woodinville Washington originally from Brooklyn,NY

Where you were in Vietnam : almost every place 301 had a place minus ChuLai

Your rate and job assignment with CBMU301 : EO "A" Co.,Bravo Detachment and Security Paltoon at Dong Ha, I am a Plank holder of the unit

Todays date : 9/16/02

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First & Last Name : Phyllis M. Wise

Comments : Did anyone know my brother, Joseph P. Wise. He did 3 tours of nam. first as seabee, last tour as navyseal. he was in St. Alban's hospital in jamaica, new york in 1971. please contact me. Joe is in heaven.

Your Email Address : pwfish@aol.com

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First & Last Name : Nick Walters

Comments : very nicely done

Your Email Address : ng60@earthlink.net

Your current address : 21 Eisenhower Dr, Cathedral City Ca. 92234

Where you were in Vietnam : Refer Farm

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First & Last Name : Terry Braegger

Comments : You have done a fantastic job on your web site. I was in 301 in 2/68 to 2/69. I was in Khe Sanh from 2/68 until we came down to LZ Stud. I replaced CM 1 Douglas. I was a CM 1 and came up there with EOCS Benton. I've got a few pictures from Khe Sanh, but m

Your Email Address : terry@favorites.com

Your current address : 640 Medoland dr. Brigham city, Utah 84302

Where you were in Vietnam : CBMU 301 2/68-2/69

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First & Last Name: : William E. Burdick

Comments :

Your Email Address : Maraposa@erols.com

Your current address:

Where you were in Viet Nam: : May1968-June1969

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First & Last Name: Tim Eckstein

Comments : Had a riot at the reunion! Looking forward to the next one. Tim and Dale

Your Email Addres:s : eckstei1@yahoo.com

Your current address: : 4610 Wood Valley Ct. Rockford, MI 49341

Where you were in Viet Nam: : Dong Ha, Quang Tri, Cua Viet, Bin Ba

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First & Last Name: Jerry Cox, Jr.

Comments : My father was in "301" from '68-70. He also headed a Recon team called the "Dusty Seven". After 'Nam, he trained newbees out of Quonset Pt.NAS in Rhode Island. He is still alive and well in Wilmington, NC. I live in St. Joseph,MO. I will let him know abou

Your Email Address : yashana5783@yahoo.com

Your current address:: 2814 Edmond St. St. Joseph, MO 64501-3345

Where you were in Viet Nam: : missed it by 6 months.

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First & Last Name: Sam Messer

URL : http://hometown.aol.com/messerball

Comments : Man you have done a wonderful job building a site!! The PIC you have with Bravo detachment showing the PUC and Bravo Flag, the man second in from the left is Bruce Morris CM3. Our Mechanic at Khe Sanh, he is in some of the PICS on my site. I know the 4th

Your Email Address : Messerball@aol.com

Your current address: Sam Messer 1628 W. Wabash, Olath, KS 66061

Where you were in Viet Nam::

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First & Last Name: : Karen Phillips

Comments :

Your Email Address : tphillips906@aol.com

Your current address: 5228 Hadley Overland Park, KS. 66202

Where you were in Viet Nam: :

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First & Last Name: : Tommie T. Taylor

Comments : EO3, Camp Wall Chu Lai. Crusher Crew, Perimeter Security, Flying Boxcar door gunner on Sunday joy rides.

Your Email Address : seabeetom@hotmail.com

Your current address: Gulfport,MS.

Where you were in Viet Nam: Chu Lai

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First & Last Name: Tom Clausen

Comments : was in Quan Tri March '69 to feb'70 I was an Ea.. worked mostly in the tool room. Now living in northern Calif.S.F. bay area

Your Email Address : surgio@sbcglobal.net

Your current address:

Where you were in Viet Nam: :

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First & Last Name: : Art Moore, BU2

URL : www.geocities.com/aam_lmm

Comments : Welcome friends.... I hope you enjoy looking back a few years to a time we spent together in a difficult part of the world. I am open to your comments and suggestions.

Your Email Addres:s : artmoore@email.com

Your current address: 1709 West 39th Avenue, Kennewick WA 99336

Where you were in Viet Nam: : Dong Ha, Quang Tri, Cau Viet, Mac V Compound - Quang Tri City, L.Z. Nancy

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