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Welcome to the 9th Engineers Battalion Association Website! This site is dedicated as a rememberance and memorial for those who served, and who now serve. May we never forget. Semper Fi!

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Happy birthday USMC: 244 Years
Latest News
2023 REUNION
Sep 30 : 9th Engineer Bn. Association 2023 REUNION ** FT LAUDERDALE / PLANTATION, FL ** February 12th  (to) February 16th, 2023 (4 nights)  SHERATON SUITES     311 North University Dr          ...

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SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Feb 15 : 9th ENGINEER BN. SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION General Instructions The applicant must complete this form. Please answer all questions fully; if the answer is “none”, it should be stated. In a copy of your cover letter, please note the name...

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SERVICES FOR MIKE CUMMINS, SR.
Mar 14 : My father passed away in the company of friends and family at 2:14 am on Friday, March 11th, 2016.   He will be laid to rest on Friday, March 18th, in the VA National Cemetery at Lake Worth with full military honors and color guard.   You...

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2012 NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE
Dec 12 : 2011 NEWSLETTER 12-12-12 NEWSLETTER POSTED ONLINE  : Go to the News Section and select Newsletters and open the 2012 Copy of our current newsletter. Feel free to browse past newsletters also.

2010 NEWSLETTER POSTED ONLINE
Dec 13 : Go to the News Section and select Newsletters and open the 2010 Copy of our current newsletter.  Feel free to browse past newsletters also.

WELCOME HOME / HISTORY OF THE 9TH ENGINEERS
Nov 10 : Welcome Home!             When invited to give the history of the 9th Engineer Battalion I thought: “Sure, I can do that.  It won’t take but a few minutes.”  That’s...

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CHECK OUT THE LINK FOR THE ARTICLE "ROAD TO THE GRAVEYARD"
Dec 20 : Be sure to go to the links section to read the article "Road to the Graveyard" authored by 9th Engineer Members of B Co. and other Marines and US Army units who were involved.  The link is to a "Marine Corp Gazette" article posted in the recentedition. ...

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WHAT MAKES A MARINE A MARINE
Nov 14 : WHAT MAKES A MARINE A MARINE Ask a Marine what's so special about the Marines and the answer would be "esprit de corps", an unhelpful French phrase that means exactly what it looks like - the spirit of the Corps, but what is that spirit, and...

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From the Living Gallery

Photo by: John Jackson
Caption: Eric and Bob March 1968 Bob was our People to People worker who helped out in our Machine Shop. One day the P.F's came and asked for Bob's papers. They wanted to conscript him into the South Vietnames Army. John Jackson and I ran them off and I remember John saying "He is boy dee dee mow he is boy!" I think he was old enough 16 was all you had to be. I often wonder if he is still alive he was a good kid just in the wrong circumstance.
Chapter: Chu Lai

From the Living Gallery

Photo by: Ted Zealley
Caption: AH-1J Cobra
Chapter: 2007 Reunion San Diego

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