Category: communications

From the source: LZ LIZ, Vietnam (Americal IO)–Leading a…

From the source:

LZ LIZ, Vietnam (Americal IO)–Leading a mixed squad of Americal Division troops and Vietnamese Territorial Forces, this RTO from Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 20th Infantry holds his rifle high and dry. The combination element was on operations approximately 3 kilometers southeast of LZ LIZ.

Charlie Co, 1st Bat, 20th Inf Reg, circa 1969

Charlie Co, 1st Bat, 20th Inf Reg, circa 1969

From the source: American infantrymen searching the trees for…

From the source

American infantrymen searching the trees for Vietcong snipers during a battle in Phuoc Vinh, South Vietnam, in 1967. Credit: Henri Huet/Associated Press.

Australian 104 Signal Squadron radio operator, 1968.

Australian 104 Signal Squadron radio operator, 1968.

“SSG Willy Reichelt gives the word to move to crew members of…

“SSG Willy Reichelt gives the word to move to crew members of his M113 APC after picking up the ARVN troops who will accompany them. 1970.” [Official US Army photo. ID SC655904]

Artillery forward observer team with the 35th Inf. Reg.

Artillery forward observer team with the 35th Inf. Reg.

35th Inf. Reg. radio telephone operator, date unknown. His…

35th Inf. Reg. radio telephone operator, date unknown. His helmet seems to have “Peggy” written on it.

From the source:“Radioman Francis Comer waiting for a…

From the source:

“Radioman Francis Comer waiting for a chopper, 2d plt, Mike Co, 3d Battalion, 9th Marines, 1968.”

From the Robert L. Drieslein Collection (COLL/5643) at the Archives Branch, Marine Corps History Division

OFFICIAL USMC PHOTOGRAPH

Radio telephone operator, 6th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment,…

Radio telephone operator, 6th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 1970.

Communications center at Long Binh, 1970.

Communications center at Long Binh, 1970.