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9th Infantry Division

9th Infantry Division, Order of Battle in Vietnam.

The 9th Division was reactivated on 1 February 1966 and arrived in Vietnam on 16 December 1966 from Fort Riley, Kansas.

- 2d Battalion, 39th Infantry
- 3d Battalion, 39th Infantry
- 4th Battalion, 39th Infantry
- 2d Battalion, 47th Infantry (Mechanized)
- 3d Battalion, 47th Infantry (Riverine)
- 4th Battalion, 47th Infantry (Riverine)
- 2d Battalion, 60th Infantry
- 3d Battalion, 60th Infantry (Riverine)
- 5th Battalion, 60th Infantry (Mechanized Dec. 1966 – 12 Sept 1968; Infantry 13 Sept 1968 – Oct 1970)
- 6th Battalion, 31st Infantry
- Company E, 50th Infantry (reflagged as Co. E, 75th Inf (Ranger)), 2 Dec 1967 – Aug 1969
- Company E, 75th Infantry, Oct 1969 – Oct 1970
- 3d Squadron, 5th Cavalry, Feb 1967 – Nov 1971
- 9th Aviation Battalion, Jan 1967 – Aug 1969
- 2d Battalion, 4th Artillery (105mm Howitzer), Jan 1967 – Oct 1970
- 1st Battalion, 11th Artillery (105mm Howitzer), Jan 1967 – Aug 1969
- 3d Battalion, 34th Artillery (105mm Howitzer)(Riverine), Dec 1966 – Jul 1969 (Riverine)
- 1st Battalion, 84th Artillery (155mm Howitzer/8-inch Howitzer), Feb 1967 – Aug 1969
- 15th Engineer Battalion, Oct 1966 – Aug 1969
- 571st Engineer Company, Oct 1969 – Oct 1970
- 9th Medical Battalion, 4 January 1967 – 18 Aug 1969
- 9th Signal Battalion, 19 December 1966 – 19 Aug 1969
- 9th Supply and Transport Battalion, 16 Dec 1966 – 23 Aug 1969
- 709th Maintenance Battalion, 26 Jan 1967 – 20 Aug 1969
- 9th Adjutant General Company, 30 Dec 1966 – 26 Aug 1969
- 9th Military Police Company, 19 Dec 1966 – 25 Sept 1969 - 335th Army Security Agency Company
- 99th Support Battalion, 1 Oct 1969 – 12 Oct 1970
- 493 Military Intelligence Detachment, 3/9th Inf Div, 19 Dec 1966 - 20 Aug 1970

Commanding:
Maj. Gen. George S. Eckhardt (Feb 1966 - Jun 1967)
Maj. Gen. George G. O'Connor (Jun 1967 - Feb 1968)
Maj. Gen. Julian Ewell (Feb 1968 - Apr 1969)
Maj. Gen. Harris W. Hollis (Apr 1969 - Aug 1969)

9th Infantry Division Vietnam Missing in Action

There are 10 soldiers of the 9th Infantry Division Vietnam still listed as missing in action.

Staff Sergeant Harry F. Carver 15th Engineer Combat Battalion 04/10/1968
Staff Sergeant Jimmy L. Coleman 47th Infantry Regiment 03/06/1969
Private First Class Michael J. Jablonski 47th Infantry Regiment 06/27/1969
Staff Sergeant Kenneth R. Lancaster 50th Infantry Regiment 01/03/1968
First Lieutenant Leland S. McCants 34th Artillery Battalion 12/30/1968
Corporal Larry S. Newburn 39th Infantry Regiment 08/29/1967
Specialist 4 Ronald P. Schworer 47th Infantry Regiment 04/09/1967
Staff Sergeant Benjamin A. Thompson 47th Infantry Regiment 10/25/1968
Corporal Steve M. Trivelpiece 47th Infantry Regiment 04/04/1968
Private Arnold B. Wallace 47th Infantry Regiment 01/25/1967

9th Infantry Division Vietnam Recovered Missing in Action

There are 2 soldiers of the 9th Infantry Division Vietnam that have been identified and recovered.

Staff Sergeant Jlynn Ross 47th Infantry Regiment Missing: 03/17/1968, Recovered: 2/8/1993
Chief Warrant Officer Third Class William A. Smith 9th Aviation Battalion Missing: 09/27/1968, Recovered: 5/5/1999

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