Tan Son Nhut Association Photo of the Month
TSNA Patch

1 Graphic courtesy of:

Florian L. Waitl
U. S. Air Force
Security Forces
Active Duty

Web Master's Note:

SrA Waitle is the recipient of the U. S. Air Force, Security Forces top award, the "Sergeant Louis H. Fischer Award, named after a U.S. Air Force Security Policeman who fought and died at the Battle of Tan Son Nhut, during TET 1968, O-51 Bunker, Saigon, Vietnam.
2 Graphic courtesy of:  Florian L. Waitl

The Sergeant Louis H. Fischer Certificate.
3 Graphic courtesy of:  Florian L. Waitl

The Sergeant Louis H. Fischer Trophy.
4 Graphic courtesy of:

Dan McKegney
1876th Communications Squadron
1967 - 1968

The front of the USO Center, Tu Do Street, Saigon, Vietnam.
5 Graphic courtesy of:  Dan McKegney

The front of the Cholon Commissary compound, one of two entrances, Saigon, Vietnam.
6 Graphic courtesy of:  Dan McKegney

The front entrance to the Saigon Zoo.
7 Graphic courtesy of:  Dan McKegney

The Eden Roc Hotel, Saigon, Vietnam.
8 Graphic courtesy of:  Dan McKegney

Abandonded French tank on TSN perimeter road.
9 Graphic courtesy of:

Dan McKegney

Presidential Palace, Saigon, Vietnam.
10 Graphic courtesy of:

Gary Trobeck
377th Security Police Squadron
Bravo Sector
November 1968 - June 1970

Gary, giving a speech at the Memorial Day Service in Otsego, Michigan.  This is the 10th year to give the speech.

Tan Son Nhut Association
Scatback Personnel
2009 Reunion
October 15 - October 18, 2009

Military and Civilian Employee's that were assigned to, or came thru Tan Son Nhut, Air Base, Republic of Vietnam 1959 - 1975

 * Pigeon Forge, Tennessee is the destination
 * Dollywood Theme Park
 * Ripleys Aquarium Of The Smokies
 * Music Theaters
 * Restaurants
 * Shopping Outlets
 * Great Smoky Mountains National Park

 *  Guest speaker:

LT Mike Thornton, U.S. Navy, SEAL Advisor, (Ret,) Recipient Medal of Honor


Thornton's Citations is at URL:

Mini-symposiums, will be publicized as plans are finalized

 Meet your Veteran Brothers and Sisters

 Point of Contact TSNA:
 George Plunkett

 Point of Contact Scatback:
 Bob Laymon
October 2009 Calendar
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Registration and Check-in:  Identify yourself with the TSNA - Scatback 2009 Reunion, to get this special room rate.

You do not have to be a member to attend.

MainStay Suites Hotel
410 Pine Mountain Road
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee  37863

Toll Free:  1-888-428-8350
Fax:  1-865-428-5217

Room Rate:  $ 102.00 per night, plus tax

Check-in Thursday, Oct 15, 2009, 3:00 p.m.

TSNA 2009 reunion cost will be $130.00 per person, the same as last year.

This cost covers the expense of the hospitality suite, Saturday night banquet dinner, Sunday morning buffet breakfast and travel expenses for our honored guests.

 Breakfast:  Free Deluxe Continental.

 Banquet Dinner will be:

 A Smoky Mountain Luau  Tropical Fruits with a Pina Colada Dip, Fresh Tossed Greens with Condiments and Honey-Lime Dressing.

Feaures a Slow Roasted Whole Hog, Baked Tilapia with a Ginger/Soy Glaze, and Sweet & Sour Pineapple Grilled Chicken Breast.

Served with Boiled Red Potatoes, Vegetable Medley and Key Lime Pie for Dessert.

 A Refreshing Tropical Fruit Punch is served along with Tea and Coffee.

 We'll See You There!

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