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Announcing Paw Power, a never before published manuscript written by platoon member SGT Rusty Allen. This graphic book recounts, in his own words, SGT Allen's 1968-69 experiences while he served with his Scout Dog "Sig" in the 47th Scout Dog Platoon.

         Click the photo at left for the Table of Contents containing the chapter links.

© 1996, 2012, by Rusty Allen, all rights reserved.

History†|†Diary†|†Photos†|†Dogs†|†Maps†|†Documents†|†Press†|†Roster†|†Org Chart†|†Links†|†Online Members†|†Bow-Wow†|†Guestbook

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( Posted 04/05/2013 )
Ron Bullock & Allen Matthews Rowdy Ernie Jonson & Major
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paw printBrief Unit History
paw printArea of Operation Maps (Sally, Phu Bai, Vietnam)
paw printPlatoon Diary:1968†|†1969†|†1970†|†1971updated
paw print47th IPSD Videosnew
paw printFlashback Photos: Page 1†|†Page 2updated
paw printFlashback Album
paw printHighlight Photos Archiveupdated
paw printScout Dog Photos and Rosterupdated
paw printVietnam: Memories from the 47th
paw printPlatoon Poster
paw printCommander's Briefing Guide (1969)
paw printOriginal Documents - reports, letters, certificatesUpdated
paw printAlphabetical Platoon RosterUpdated
paw printPlatoon Member Online Directoryupdated
paw printOrganization Chart 1968-1971updated
paw print47th IPSD Platoon Commandersnew
paw printPress Clippingsupdated
paw printLinn Sprowl: Original Platoon Sgt.
paw printReunion News & Albumupdated
paw print  2002 Reunion Photo Album
paw print John Carter's Return to Vietnam 2009 Photo Albumnew

Other Sources of Information:

paw printLinks To Related Sites
paw printBrother Platoon: 59th Scout Dog Platoon Alpha Roster
paw printBrother Platoon: 59th Scout Dog Platoon History
paw printBrother Platoon: 59th Scout Dog Platoon Dog Roster
paw printK9 Corps: Brief History of War Dogs in US Military
paw printVietnam War History, Presidents' Speeches, Published Commentary

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paw printSign Our Guestbook
paw printView Our Guestbook
paw printView Our Old Guestbook (10/7/97-12/19/00)

Issues of the 47th IPSD News: Bert Hubble's Bow-Wow Report:
paw printVolume 1, Issue 1, April, 1997 paw print October, 2004
paw printVolume 1, Issue 2, May, 1997 paw print All Bow-Wow Issues
paw printVolume 1, Issue 3, July, 1997

History†|†Diary†|†Photos†|†Dogs†|†Maps†|†Documents†|†Press†|†Roster†|†Org Chart†|†Links†|†Online Members†|†Bow-Wow†|†Guestbook

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