Marines reunite in Mitchell

July 30, 2010 at 2:58 am in The Daily Republic

Ken Reinesch, 63, has no doubt that 43 years will fall away when he and fellow Marines from the 3rd Platoon Bravo Company meet today in Mitchell.
It was 1967 in Khe Sanh, Vietnam, when Reinesch, then an 18-year-old Marine rifleman, last saw many of his friends.
About 12 members of the original platoon from the 1st Battalion 26th Marines will meet in Mitchell at the Mitchell American Legion Post No. 107 this weekend for their first reunion. Continue Reading