Category: Da Nang

Ammo stores in Da Nang, circa 1968.

Ammo stores in Da Nang, circa 1968.

manfromjapan: Det Bravo, Danang, Republic of Vietnam, November…

manfromjapan:

Det Bravo, Danang, Republic of Vietnam, November 1968.  

Top photo: 

(l-r): Tom Clements, James L. Johnson, Roger Hufford

Bottom photo: Roger Hufford.

Photos courtesy Bob Morrison

soldiers-of-war: SOUTH VIETNAM. April 10, 1965. Marines wade…

soldiers-of-war:

SOUTH VIETNAM. April 10, 1965. Marines wade ashore with heavy equipment at first light at Red Beach near Da Nang in Saigon.

Photograph: AP

Note: Red Beach is near Da Nang, and Da Nang is quite a bit north of Saigon. Not sure why the source is stating anything about Saigon.

Identification card reads:Da Nang, Vietnam….Troops hustle…

Identification card reads:

Da Nang, Vietnam….Troops hustle through tall grass and bushes toward the objective, a group of scrub trees. At 10:30 a.m. in late November, the first Vietnamese Army troops scrambled from US Marine helicopters to launch a complex, two landing zone, vertical assault against Communist Viet Cong southwest of Da Nang. [11/28/1963]