Memories of Vietnam: Brigade plans reunion

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Memories of Vietnam: Brigade plans reunion

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Ron Skinner poses for a portrait at the Vietnam Memorial in Russ Freeman Park on Thursday. Skinner landed in Phan Rang, Vietnam in 1968 with the 116th engineer battalion from Idaho's Army National Guard. Skinner spent 13 mont hs in country.

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Larry Singleton poses for a portrait at the Vietnam Memorial in Russ Freeman Park on Thursday. Singleton landed in Phan Rang, Vietnam in 1968 with the 116th engineer battalion from Idaho's Army National Guard. Singleton spent 13 months in country.

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Larry Singleton traces where he spent time while serving in Vietnam from 1968-1969 on a map at the Vietnam Memorial in Russ Freeman Park on Thursday.

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Ron Skinner, left, and Larry Singleton talk about their time in Vietnam while serving with the Idaho Army National Guard from 1968-1969 in Vietnam at the Vietnam Memorial in Russ Freeman Park on Thursday.

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Ron Skinner, left, and Larry Singleton look for Michael Brown's name on a plaque to memorialize the killed in action at the Vietnam Memorial in Russ Freeman Park on Thursday. Brown was killed when their base came under a mortar attack.

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A poster commemorates the service of the Idaho National Guard's 116th Combat Engineers Battalion in Vietnam.

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