AFTN VFW MEMORIAL POST 10249 UDON THANI, THAILAND

Content copied from: http://vfwdeptpacific.org/History/10249.html Visit Full Website at: http://www.udonvfw10249.org/ POST HISTORY Established 08 January 1972, AFTN Memorial VFW Post 10249 in Udorn, Thailand, is named in memory of nine airmen killed on duty when a battle-damaged RF-4C Phantom aircraft crashed into the Armed Forces Thailand Network (AFTN) Udorn Radio-TV Station on 10 April 1970. • Read More …

1973rd Communications Squadron

Activated: 20 Aug 1965 1973rd Communications Squadron formerly 1980th Communications Squadron Together we served lists 43 Members Who Served in This Duty Station – Should Your Name Be Here? Allhouse, Merle, SSgt, (1963-1969) Armstrong, Gerald, MSgt, (1972-1994) Bagnal, Gregory, SSgt, (1966-1970) Bowman, Bill, MSgt, (1979-2000) Collins, TC, MSgt, (1974-1998) Davidson, Joyce, Sgt, (1975-1979) Fowler, Ray, Read More …

A Brief History Of Udorn (Udon)

Udorn R.T.A.F.B. is located in South East Asia, some 250 air miles northeast of Bangkok, (the capital city of Thailand). Udorn RTAFB is located in northeastern Thailand, on the southern outskirts of the city of Udonthani (Udon) ,….. or better known as “Udorn”. Northeastern Thailand and the people who reside there are called “Isan” , Read More …

Life Changes among US Veterans in Thailand and Local Reactions – A Short Outline of a Qualitative Study

By: Egill Hedinn Bragason, Ph.D., Rajabhat Institute Udon Thani, Thailand. Several years ago, I became interested in the topic of life changes brought about by emigrating to a foreign culture. This happened naturally as a result of my own emigration to Thailand and personal experiences following from this. The research project presented here is an Read More …