4 Jan 1966, Mekong Delta, South Vietnam --Crossing The Stream. Paratroopers of the 173rd Airborne Brigade cross a small muddy stream typical of the operational area of the Mekong Delta near the Cambodian Border where the troops are stationed Jan. 4th. U. S. Military headquarters in Saigon revealed that an undisclosed number of American paratroopers had fallen victim to a friendly artillery barrage in the early stage of the allied sweep through the delta area.
Jeep Dolly - Cronkite in Vietnam. Walter Cronkite interviewing the commanding officer of the 1st Batallion, 1st Marines, during the Battle of Hue City. Photo taken 2/20/1968. From the U.S. National Archives.
LZ Professional Vietnam '69-'70 1/46th Change of Command on LZ Professional with full Army Band and military brass. Army Band standing on top aid station. I kept waiting for us to get mortared but never happened.
04 Oct 1967, Corn Thien, South Vietnam --- Three Marines gently lift a badly wounded and pained buddy following a Communist bombardment of this battered hill outpost two miles south of the Demilitarized Zone. Military sources reported that the Marines, Backed by massive American firepower, have won the battle of Con Thien. The battered Communist troops massed in the DMZ were reported pulling back into North Vietnam Oct. 4th, taking their guns with them.