Rob Barnard's Photos from Nam

Lt. Henry Rathmell returning from patrol with 2-E-1 "Wax" 1969. He was Echo Company's last CO. He formed 3rd Recon's "Recon School" in Okinawa and later returned to Vietnam with 1st Recon Bn. where he was killed.

Joe Ward (left) and unidentified Marine (right). 2-E-1 on patrol in the area we called the "Backyard".


Part of 2-E-1 on truck insert on Route 9. The large formation on the left is the Rockpile and on the right is the Razorback.

Part of 2-E-1 "Wax" leaving for patrol from Battalion HQ in Quang Tri, 1969