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Mark Chambers
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  • Taylors, SC
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Michael Austin commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"Mike Ayer, Thanks for the support. I'm not well versed in the legislative process, but as I understand, Op. End Sweep medals could become a part of the next National Defense Authorization Act, just as the problem with Ops. Frequent Wind and…"
Apr 21
James J. madigan commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"I was a RD or OS later on the New Orleans LPH-11 As i remember 2 helicopters went down during the time up there.I had both instances on my scope as they happened and i vectored craft to the sites of the sinkings.All were saved as i recollect"
Apr 20
Mike Ayars commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"Michael, I reached out to my congressman and he could not find a record of this in their electronic system. My congressman is Frank Lobiondo (R-NJ). He is very supportive of veterans in his district. Can you provide any contact information for…"
Apr 20
Michael Austin commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"Information of interest to those who served directly aboard one of the TF 78 ships or on ships providing direct support near Haiphong Harbor, especially for sailors or marines who joined the party in Vietnam a bit late (after March '73).…"
Apr 12
Michael Austin joined Mark Chambers's group

Operation End Sweep

On 27 January 1973, American and North Vietnamese officials signed a protocol to the Paris agreement that called for the United States to neutralize the mines that the Navy had dropped in North Vietnam's coastal and inland waterways.
Apr 12
Alton Ray Adams commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"I ment by the loading ramp of a 53."
Feb 26
Alton Ray Adams commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"I remember during the op we lost a Marine H53. The crew were picked up and returned to the Ogden. Also lost a good friend ABHAN Tim O'niel when he was crushed by the loading of a 53. We were both tad from the Tripoli."
Feb 26
Mark Chambers replied to Bradley Gordon Matthews's discussion Help with a VA Claim in the group Operation End Sweep
"Picture taken at Vinh Army Base inside hut where late End Sweep negotiations were held. You will recognize Adm McCauley, Commodore Vecchione and Lt. McCoy at the far end of the table.  That's our interpreter, Mr. Yellin out of Saigon,…"
Feb 21

Profile Information

Where were you or your family stationed?
RTC Orlando
NavSta, Guantanamo Bay
Mine Warfare Force, Charleston, SC
Veteran of Foreign War
Current Status with the US Navy
Honorably Discharged
Start date of your service
August 27, 1971
End date of your service
June 30, 1975

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At 1:04am on December 14, 2008, Douglas Karr said…
Welcome Aboard Mark! Thank you for your service in Vietnam.

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