Sgt Doug D. Potratz

CWO3 Doug D. Potratz USMC, Retired

Attorney Fall of Saigon Marines Association

  The Last Marine to Die in Vietnam (by Doug Potratz)

Doug as Master of Ceremonies at 25th Reunion/Memorial

Doug is on the top row second from the left

Ken Locke and Doug Potratz at 25th Reunion/Memorial in Marshalltown, Iowa.

Fall of Saigon Marines at the Vietnam Wall near our KIA Names

From Left to Right:  Kevin Maloney, Don Nicholas, Ken Crouse and Doug Potratz

From Left to Right:    Kevin Maloney, Doug Potratz, Ken Crouse, Don Nicholas at
Iwo Jima Monument after the Marine Corps Marathon

From left to right:  Sgt Bill Spruce, CWO Doug Potratz, ( Captain Quang X. Pham USMC) was evacuated by the Marines during the Fall of Saigon.  He later joined the Marines and became a chopper pilot for the Corps),  Sgt Geagley, Cpl Ghilain and MSgt Broussard

Front Row (L-R): Gary Mellinger, J.D. Sneed, Lamar Holmes, John Ghilain, Doug PotratzRandy Smith, Terry Bennington, Duane Gevers, Ken CrouseSecond Row = Ted Murray, Kevin Maloney, Steve MooreLarry Killens, John Kirchner, Bill NewellColin Broussard, Mike Sweeny, John Valdez, Steve Stratton, Dean Kinzie, John Moya and Chris Woods.


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