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So, Thanks to all those generous Troopers for the GREAT PICS! <TABLE BORDER=2 ALIGN=CENTER> <TR> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="bigburt.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_bigburt.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Fire Base Burt</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="gunafterburt.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_gunafterburt.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Dusty Lowe's gun the morning after</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="quadafterburt.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_quadafterburt.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>The Quad .50 </SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="dustyssection.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_dustyssection.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Dusty and his men takin a break I guess </SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtcrewbunker.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtcrewbunker.jpg"></A><BR><SMALL>On an FSB..this is Home Sweet Home. talk about humble, huh?</SMALL> </TD> </TR> <TR> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtweapons.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtweapons.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Some of the weapons we captured</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtma2.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtma2.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>I think that huey was replenishing the supplies of the aid station</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtma3.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtma3.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Another morning after shot</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtma4.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtma4.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>This must have been the eagle flight with 4/9 relief force or part of it</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtmap.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtmap.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>The Battle Map for the AAR</SMALL> </TD> </TR> <TR> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtnews1smaller.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtnews1smaller.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Tropic Lightning News article on BURT. A lot of inaccuracies</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtnews2smaller.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtnews2smaller.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>More Burt News. Possibly our "15 minutes of fame"?</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtperssouv.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtperssouv.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Some of the souveniers we were allowed to keep</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtsouv.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtsouv.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>OOPS! Instant Replay!</SMALL> </TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"> <A HREF="burtma1.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_burtma1.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Closer shot of re-supply</SMALL> </TD> <TR> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="bigmornafterburt.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_bigmornafterburt.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>A distance shot of BURT<br>the morning after</SMALL></TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="BillBrownheroburt.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_BillBrownheroburt.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>A shot of Bill Brown, one<br>of the "heroes" of BURT</SMALL></TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="bobnigraafterburt1.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_bobnigraafterburt1.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Bob Nigra taking a break after.</SMALL></TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="bobnigraafterburt2.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_bobnigraafterburt2.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL> Bob again. Shot also shows<br>what it looked like</SMALL></TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="bobnigraafterburt.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_bobnigraafterburt.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL> Another one of Bob and BURT after</SMALL></TD> </TR> <TR> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="bobnigrabeforeburt1.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_bobnigrabeforeburt1.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Bob and BURT Before.</SMALL></TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="bobnigrabeforeburt2.jpg"><img src="sm_bobnigrabeforeburt2.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Another Before shot</SMALL></TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="nigra_burt1.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_nigra_burt1.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>Bob and burt again</SMALL></TD> <TD ALIGN="CENTER"><A HREF="File0002burt.jpg"><IMG SRC="sm_File0002burt.jpg"><BR></A><SMALL>another BURT pic</SMALL></TD> <td><a href="focus69_c_277_sec1_crew.jpg"><img src="focus69_c_277_sec1_crew_sm.jpg"><br></a><small>This is Dusty and Sec.1 crew after</small></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="charlie_btry_position_morningaftrburt.jpg"><img src="charlie_btry_position_morningaftrburt_sm.jpg"><br></a><small>The C-Btry position after the battle</small></td> <td><a href="focus69_c_277_sec1_gunpt.jpg"><img src="focus69_c_277_sec1_gunpt_sm.jpg"><br></a><small>This is the Sec. 1 Gunpit after the battle</small></td> <td><a href="fsbbrt_mrngaftr.jpg"><img src="fsbbrt_mrngaftr_sm.jpg"><br></a><small>Another shot of FSB BURT after the Battle</small></td> <td><a href="c_tripledeuce_apc_mrngaftrbrt.jpg"><img src="c_tripledeuce_apc_mrngaftrbrt_sm.jpg"><br></a><small><b>This is one of the 2 APC's lost by C/2/22(M) Inf.<br> During the Battle. R.I.P to those who lost their lives from BOTH crews!</b></small></td> <td><a href="c_tripledeuce_apc2_mrngaftrbrt.jpg"><img src="c_tripledeuce_apc2_mrngaftrbrt_sm.jpg"><br></a><small><b>This is the other one. R.I.P! Those brave troopers!</b></small></td> </tr> <tr> <td><a href="fsbbrt_mrngaftr2.jpg"><img src="fsbbrt_mrngaftr2_sm.jpg"><br></a><small><b>Another Shot of the morning after</b></small></td> <td><a href="b52crtr_clstobrt.jpg"><img src="b52crtr_clstobrt_sm.jpg"><br></a><small> A B-52 Crater Close to BURT.</small></td> </tr> </TABLE> <hr color=gold> <H3><CENTER>|<a href="ftlewisalbum.html">Ft. Lewis</a> | <a href="boatalbum.html">The Cruise</a> | <a href="bearcatalbum.html">Bear Cat</a> | <a href="convoyalbum.html">Convoy to Dau - Tieng</a> | <a href="dautiengalbum.html">Building Dau - Tieng</a> |<BR> <a href="genericcombatartyopns.html">General, Arty OPS</a> |<a href="souitrealbum.html">Battle of Soui - Tre</a> |<a href="warriorssouitrealbum.html"> A/2/12Inf. 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