Fire Support Base Crook
Posted by webadmingalleries on August 28, 2013, in the category Assorted Stuff
I found this report on the battle at FSB Crook in June 1969. My unit A Battery 7/11 Artillery was involved in this action. A month earlier we 17 men were wounded in a mortar attack on the FSB. http://www.history.army.mil/books/Vietnam/tactical/chapter8.htm Many After Action Reports from the Vietnam War can be […]
Artillery in Vietnam
Posted by webadmingalleries on July 3, 2013, in the category Assorted Stuff
Under Construction July 3 2013 Happy Birthday America!
25th Division Art
Posted by webadmingalleries on January 27, 2014, in the category Assorted Stuff
Paintings done by 25th Division artists from January 1968 thru June 1968.
Civil Rights Organizations and the Vietnam War
Posted by webadmingalleries on May 30, 2013, in the category Assorted Stuff
From: Michael Mazarr Subject: RE: Paper Date: July 20, 2012 1:10:38 PM CDT To: Chris Woelk Chris: Sorry for the delay the Lyman Wooster paper is now cleared for public release with the usual disclaimer statement that it does not reflect the opinions of the US government. You are […]
Posted by webadmingalleries on September 5, 2013, in the category Assorted Stuff
Locate Military Records: The 201 File and Form DD 214 are the basic records available from the National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis Missouri. Google their site and fill out standard form 180 to request your relative’s US Military records. Locating a Vietnam Veteran: This can be a challenge! […]
Tropic Lightning News
Posted by webadmingalleries on January 19, 2014, in the category Assorted Stuff
Tropic Lightning News Copies of the paper printed while the division was deployed in Vietnam. A few issues are unavailable but you can read what was printed while you were there. Thanks to the 25th Infantry Division for posting them and C Battery 7/11 Artillery’s web site for making me […]
Posted by webadmingalleries on March 26, 2012, in the category Assorted Stuff
I filled out one of the questioners in 1993. This letter is an initial report sent to those who participated in the study. I am attempting to get the final results and if I do will post them following this report.
Baby It’s You
Posted by webadmingalleries on April 12, 2011, in the category Assorted Stuff
The Broadway production “Baby it’s You” opens April 27 and Vietnamsoldier is providing four pictures to be shown as the Shirelles song “Soldier Boy” is sung. The pictures are shown here.
Welcome to Col. Wil Esplin
Posted by webadmingalleries on August 22, 2011, in the category Assorted Stuff
Col. Wil Esplin served 26 years in the US Army and 2 tours in Vietnam, one with the 1st Infantry Division and the other as an advisor to the Vietnamese government and military, in the Central Highlands. The last tour involved the battle for Kontum. Wil is dead but left […]