The ARL-23 in Vietnam Index
PBR (Patrol Boat River) Alpha Boat (ASPB: Assault Support Patrol Boat) Charlie Boat (CCB: Communications Control Boat) Tango Boat (ATC: Armored Troop Carrier) ARL (Amphibious Repair Light)
PBR Alpha (ASPB) Charlie (CCB) Monitor (M) Tango (ATC) ARL
Boats of the Mobile Riverine Force Supported by the ARL-23 in Vietnam

Last Updated: 07/24/2014 

 

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**USS Satyr ARL-23 & USS Coconino LST-603 2015 Reunion Info. Pending.***2014 Reunion Picture's Posted***

The Ship:
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) History (1944-Vietnam) Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) In Memory (Departed Shipmates)This page has been recently updated 02/15/14          
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Roster (1944-Vietnam) This page has been recently updated 07/24/14 Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Stories from the Crew This page has been recently updated 12/6/03
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Where is the ARL-23 Today? Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Let Me Know About Your Tour or Visit!
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) CO River Assault Flotilla One 1968 Org. Chart Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnam Operations Map
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Presidential Unit Citations (Vietnam) Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1945 ARL-23 Commissioning
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Plan of the Day's (POD)   Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1968 Commissioning Booklet     Crew List  
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Selections from Sea Trial Program   Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1968 Commissioning Invitation
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) A Seasoned Veteran in Tropical Green Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Patches, Logos, Items, Etc.
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Old Message Board Posts Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Other ARL-23 Related Web Sites
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Mekong Delta Map Issued to the Crew Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Valuable Links for the Crew
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) VNN 1971 Citation Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1952 Indoctrination Document
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Sailors Hard Life Aboard the Green Weenie Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Tank Landing Ship ARL-23 Satyr
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) LINKS Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Letter from Walt Disney about Satyr Logo
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Satyr Crew who are sick, hospitalized, etc. Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Notice of Return (Satyr Short Timers)
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) VA Claims/ USS Satyr Haz Mat List This page has been recently updated 5/28/12 Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) ARL-23 in Vietnam Graphic for Framing
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) USS Satyr Turn Over Article 11/30/12 Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) ARL-23 Vietnam Crew Assoc. Ship's Store
ARL-23, 25th Anniversary
    
  Photos  Video:
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Photos of My One Year Tour Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Photos of the Crew Then/Now This page has been recently updated 1/15/12
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Photos of the Vietnam Crew This page has been recently updated 07/13/14 Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Scale Model of the Satyr
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Photos of the 40's and 50's Crew This page has been recently updated     1/10/11 Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) RealMedia Video from the Mekong Delta
       
       
Reunions  Gatherings:
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1999 MRFA/USS Satyr Kentucky Reunion Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2007 USS Satyr San Antonio Reunion 
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2000 USS Satyr Branson Reunion   Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2008 USS Satyr Chattanooga Reunion II   
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2001 MRFA/ARL-23 Reunion Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2009 USS Satyr Nashville Reunion            
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2002 USS Satyr Branson Reunion Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2010 USS Satyr Charleston Reunion
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2003 USS Satyr St. Louis Reunion Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2011 USS Satyr Baton Rouge Reunion  This page has been recently updated  1/ 07/12
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2004 USS Satyr Gulfport, MS Reunion  2012 USS Satyr FT. Mitchell Reunion 12/04/12
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2005 USS Satyr Memphis Reunion  2013 USS Satyr Nashville Reunion II 8/04/13
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 2006 USS Satyr Chattanooga Reunion 2014 USS Satyr Chattanooga Reunion III   7/05/14 NEW
       
 Letters  Family-Grams Messages:
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) CO's 25th Anniversary Letter to the Crew Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Satyr Change of Command, 10-10-68
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Satyr Enroute to Join the Mobile Riverine Force Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1969 Family-Gram From The CO
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Satyr Joins Mobile Riverine Base Alpha Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Letters Home from Vietnam
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) POW- Son of ARL-23 Crew member released    
       
US Navy ARL's  LCVP's  Etc:

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US Navy Auxiliary Ships: Coronis (ARL-10) Class

Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) What Was an ARL? - Courtesy of the USS Askari  (ARL-30) Association
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The Higgins Boat Project (LCVP) Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) USS Indra (ARL-37), 1945-1989
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) USS Sphinx ARL-24    
   
     
Articles: Books Stories Accounts Etc:  
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) "Brown Water" a New Book by Sam Crawford (ARL-23 69-71) Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Statistics about the Vietnam War
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) U.S. "Brown Water Navy" becomes History Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnam War Era Music
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Refugee Flotilla: Voyage From Fear Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnamese Phrase List
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) America's Second Mobile Riverine Force Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnamese Food
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) "By Sea, Air & Land" His. of USN. in Vietnam Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnamese Language
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) BROWN WATER, RED BLOOD Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnamese National Dish
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The Army's Best Invention Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Betel Nut Smile and Legend
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) South Vietnam Land of Contrasts Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Sailing in a Plaited Bamboo Boat
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnam Warriors: A Statistical Profile in Uniform and in Country Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Statistics About the Vietnam War
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnam's War 25 years after communist victory Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Chickenman
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Subic Bay Naval Base - Revisited Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Casualties by U.S. States  
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Awards and Certificates Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Dead and wounded by branch of service  
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) U.S. Navy Glossary (Vietnam) Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) MRFA Mobile Riverine Force Poster
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Annapolis Hotel in Saigon Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Mobile Riverine Force Assoc. HomePage
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnam Era History Museum Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) MRFA Product Guide (MRFA related items)
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) U.S. Navy Medals and Ribbons Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The Moving Wall Home Page
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Official U.S. Time Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The Virtual Wall
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The Stars and Stripes Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Naval Historical Center
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnam and other Asian Recipes Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) How the Home Page Got Started
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1967 Map of Mekong Delta Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Obtaining Muster Rolls and Deck Logs
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1952 Indoctrination Document Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Spot Light: NSA Dong Tam 
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The Vietnamese Navy: Up the Creek[11/30/12] Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) 1967 Map of Tan Chau-Long Xuyen  area
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The U.S. Coast Guard in the Vietnam War Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) UDT/SEAL Museum
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Vietnam Glossary Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Mekong Delta Map Issued to the Crew
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Royal Australian Navy in the Vietnam War Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) South Vietnamese War Medals
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Saigon Tourist - Travel in Vietnam Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) History of the US Gunboat Navy
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Travis Air Force Base, California Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Pictures of Vietnam - Long Xuyen
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Radioman "A" and "C" Schools Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Tan Son Nhut Association
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The Social Security & Disability Resource Ctr.[10/29/11] Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) Clark Air Base (CAB) Home Pages
Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) The Vietnam Project, Texas Tech University Wb00861_.gif (890 bytes) United States L.S.T. Association