Category: 1968

usnatarchivesexhibits: Airborne: Lobo, 1968 Does your dog…

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Airborne: Lobo, 1968

Does your dog enjoy the breeze blowing in his face during a car ride? Maybe he would enjoy parachute jumping as Lobo here did. The pup almost appears to be grinning after finishing his first parachute jump with his handler, Sergeant Frank Spano.

Animals (war dogs, mascots, pets) – 1968

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27th Infantry soldier riding a truck through Cu Chi Base Camp,…

27th Infantry soldier riding a truck through Cu Chi Base Camp, circa 1967.

22nd Infantry Regiment on patrol, circa 1968.

22nd Infantry Regiment on patrol, circa 1968.

Kenny Shackelford 199th LIB 2/3 Aug. 28 1968Submitted by the son…

Kenny Shackelford 199th LIB 2/3 Aug. 28 1968

Submitted by the son of the man pictured.

Looking down the barrel of a 106mm recoilless rifle mounted on a…

Looking down the barrel of a 106mm recoilless rifle mounted on a jeep, circa 1967.

27th Infantry Wolfhounds, circa 1967

27th Infantry Wolfhounds, circa 1967

Dustoff crew member with a CAR-15, 45th Medical Company (Air…

Dustoff crew member with a CAR-15, 45th Medical Company (Air Ambulance), 1968.

Patrol Air Cushion Vehicle (PACV), circa 1968.

Patrol Air Cushion Vehicle (PACV), circa 1968.

Ammo stores in Da Nang, circa 1968.

Ammo stores in Da Nang, circa 1968.

From the source: “Project Delta Recon in May of 68 in a dry hole…

From the source: “Project Delta Recon in May of 68 in a dry hole waiting for extraction.”