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Sgt. William "Bill" Jonart, Company D, 2/505hth, 3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division. Hometown: Butte, MT, 6/1/1969

Iconography 1668: Jeff Hinman Vietnam Conflict photographs and slides
 Item, Object: 154, Box: 2
Sgt. Jonart, 20 years old, was a graduate of the Army's NCO school after enlisting. Men who were trained in non-commissioned officers schools were called "Shake N Bakes" in reference to their quick acquisition of rank as opposed to regular army men who achieved their rank over longer periods of time. Bill Jonart became a car salesman in Butte, Montana after leaving the service.; Location: Southwest of Saigon, small patrol base on a Saigon river tributary; photo by Jeff Hinman '68

Dates

  • 6/1/1969

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