Category: 1968

From the source: “Mid July 68 Darrye Brooks, Ralph Luna, Larry…

From the source: “Mid July 68 Darrye Brooks, Ralph Luna, Larry Solie on mission with APC’s.”

Helicopter pad at LZ Liz, circa 1968.

Helicopter pad at LZ Liz, circa 1968.

Soldier of the 60th Infantry, 9th Infantry Division, 1968

Soldier of the 60th Infantry, 9th Infantry Division, 1968

From the source: “Members of Co D, 116th Engr Bn (Cbt), are…

From the source: “Members of Co D, 116th Engr Bn (Cbt), are served Thanksgiving dinner at the base camp. 27–28 November 1968.”

US Army Hughes OH-6 Cayuse, or “Loach,” 1968

US Army Hughes OH-6 Cayuse, or “Loach,” 1968

50 years later, Marine gunny to be awarded the Medal of Honor for Hue City heroics

50 years later, Marine gunny to be awarded the Medal of Honor for Hue City heroics

“Elephants to parachute to war” –  Times [London, England] 12…

“Elephants to parachute to war” – 

Times [London, England] 12 Jan. 1968

A Company, 1/508 Infantry, 82nd Airborne Division leaving a…

A Company, 1/508 Infantry, 82nd Airborne Division leaving a village.

The 508th Infantry Regiment had the nickname of “Red Devils.”

From the source:

Back to work. Heading out! Stay safe. Note the Red Devil Head painted on the last helmet. Photo by Craig Forrester. — at Vietnam 1968-69.

Soldiers of the 108th Artillery Group, circa 1967-1968.

Soldiers of the 108th Artillery Group, circa 1967-1968.

Australian Centurion tank, 1968

Australian Centurion tank, 1968