Category: weapons

todaysdocument: “A Marine machine gun crew from Co. E, 2nd…

todaysdocument:

“A Marine machine gun crew from Co. E, 2nd Bn., 5th Marines, is in place on Hill 170 during Operation Essex. They are, left to right: Pfc. J.L. Duckworth, Cpl. H.T. Hudson and Pfc. D.O. McPherson.” 11/20/1967

Series: General Photograph File of the U.S. Marine Corps, 1927 – 1981Record Group 127: Records of the U.S. Marine Corps, 1775 –


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uss-edsall: July 26, 1968. Two 1st Cavalry Division LRP teams,…

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July 26, 1968. Two 1st Cavalry Division LRP teams, Quang Tri, Vietnam.

Some of the weapons kept on board a US Navy PBR, date unknown.

Some of the weapons kept on board a US Navy PBR, date unknown.

ARVN soldiers at Phu My, 1968.The soldier on the left is holding…

ARVN soldiers at Phu My, 1968.

The soldier on the left is holding a M1 Garand, and the soldier on the right holds a BAR (Browning Automatic Rifle).

uss-edsall: colonel-kurtz-official: New Zealanders in…

uss-edsall:

colonel-kurtz-official:

New Zealanders in Vietnam.

Members of 3 Platoon, Victor 4 Company soon after their arrival in Vietnam, circa June-July 1969. Left to right: Pte Sonny Hona, Pte Hardie Martin, Sgt Tom Tuhiwai.

I don’t know why Lt Harley Pope [Platoon Commander] was not in this picture. He may have been detached on Liaison Officer duties at this time.

Source: www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/photo/platoon-hq-3-platoon-victor-4

From the source: 104 Sig Sqn TAOR Patrol getting ready to deploy…

From the source

104 Sig Sqn TAOR Patrol getting ready to deploy from the Unit. John Carr on the Left with Radio and WO2 Stan Conlon (SSM) is on the right. Others ? Photo supplied by John Carr [Jun 1969]

M16 with a starlight scope, 1968.

M16 with a starlight scope, 1968.

3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division…

3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division soldier with XM16E1 and M60 ammunition, circa late 1967.

3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division…

3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division troops en route to a new patrol location, circa late 1967.

Huey crew chief of the 25th Aviation Battalion, date and…

Huey crew chief of the 25th Aviation Battalion, date and location unknown.