Jim Basile

Profile Updated: December 9, 2018
Residing In CLARKSBURG, NJ USA
Spouse/Partner NORMA
Children / Grandchildren ROSEANN BORN 1972, DAWN BORN 1973, NANCY BORN 1975, JAIME BORN 1978. + 11 GRANDCHILDREN
Military Service 4th INFANTRY DIVISION USA  
Dates Served in Vietnam

(DEROS 7 NOV 1968) 8 NOV 1967 - 4 NOV 1968 / BASIC TRAINING : FT. DIX, N.J. / A.I.T : FT. POLK LA.

M.O.S.

11B40/INFANTRY/ SGT. E-5 (SINCE OCT.20,1968)

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EXERCISE,INCLUDES A LITTLE JOGGING/HIKING & GAMES WITH GRAND KIDS.SOME FISHING . MAINTENANCE & REPAIR; D.I.Y. HOME, POWER EQUIP.,& AUTO. Retired Appliance technician since JUN 20, 2015

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Jun 05, 2019 at 3:34 AM

I remember that day well. Hayes or Hagy (nickname: Gabby) & I jumped in a large foxhole & moved the logs over the hole after we heard "Take cover" as our Huey gunship peppered the ridgeline. We lost our medic that day of 2nd platoon.

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Posted on: Mar 06, 2019 at 11:48 PM

Happy Birthday, Mike!

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Happy Birthday, Bill ! Enjoy your Day!

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Posted on: Nov 14, 2018 at 8:20 AM

Cliff, Wishing you a Happy Birthday, Have a Great Day!

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Posted on: May 02, 2018 at 12:48 AM

NOSTALGIA : MY DAD'S WW2 EISENHOWER JACKET/5TH ARMY/ORDINANCE & MY UNIFORM

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Mar 15, 2018 at 8:26 AM

To Doug(Cpt.Foster) ; Happy Birthday with memories of Brotherhood !

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MIKE; Wishing you a Happy Birthday

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY,BILL,ENJOY YOUR DAY!

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Posted on: Nov 11, 2017 at 11:50 AM

ON THIS VETERANS DAY ,I REFLECT BACK TO MY TOUR IN VIETNAM FROM NOV '67 TO NOV'68 ,AS AN INDIVIDUAL REPLACEMENT,UNLIKE OTHER CONFLICTS/WARS, WHERE UNITS WOULD BE THE REPLACEMENTS. AFTER A FEW DAYS OF SETTLING IN WITH MY UNIT,2nd PLATOON,DELTA CO. 3rd BN/12th INF-4TH INF DIV. THAT I BECAME PART OF A TEAM, DOING OUR JOBS AS SOLDIERS & BONDING WITH FELLOW SOLDIERS FOR A LIFETIME. YES WE LEFT SOME BEHIND AS MOST OF US COMPLETED OUR TOUR & RETURNED HOME. AND WE CELEBRATE THOSE LIVES BY LIVING OURS THE BEST THAT WE KNOW HOW. TIME PASSES BY QUICKLY, BUT THOSE TIMES ARE TIMELESS. BEST WISHES TO ALL !

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