US Army Ranger, 1969

US Army Ranger, 1969


Marines, both wounded and whole, during Operation Prairie, 1966. Photographed by Larry Burrows.

Marines, both wounded and whole, during Operation Prairie, 1966. Photographed by Larry Burrows.


Fuel dump, Saigon

Fuel dump, Saigon


"Texas Belle", M113 APC 

"Texas Belle", M113 APC 


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deakon509 replied to your post: deakon509 replied to your post: A sol…

didn’t b52s take off from Anderson afb to bomb Vietnam?

Yes. So that is likely all I would post featuring Guam should I find anything. That’s all I’m saying.


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deakon509 replied to your post: A soldier practices using a flamethrow…

great blog. do you have any photos of guam, during Vietnam?

I haven’t come across any that I remember. But I might post a couple if you’re interested. I tend to post photos from outside of Vietnam only if they’re of direct support operations (like USAF in Thailand).


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A soldier practices using a flamethrower.

A soldier practices using a flamethrower.


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"We treat them; God heals them." Sign at Quang Tri.

"We treat them; God heals them." Sign at Quang Tri.


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US Army engineer operates a rome plow.

US Army engineer operates a rome plow.


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USMC Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight returning to base with recon Marines on board.

USMC Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight returning to base with recon Marines on board.


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Platoon Leader’s tank stuck in monsoon mud near Bong Son, early 1969.  Bumper sticker on gun tube says “Bomb Hanoi”.  (3rd platoon, C/1/69 Armor)

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Platoon Leader’s tank stuck in monsoon mud near Bong Son, early 1969.  Bumper sticker on gun tube says “Bomb Hanoi”.  (3rd platoon, C/1/69 Armor)

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US Army 228th ASHB Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe lifts a Boeing CH-47 Chinook

US Army 228th ASHB Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe lifts a Boeing CH-47 Chinook


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"Recon 2nd/60th; "Catch us if you can’"

"Recon 2nd/60th; "Catch us if you can’"


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Soldiers of the 25th Infantry Division patrol with a M113 APC near Katum, 1967.

Soldiers of the 25th Infantry Division patrol with a M113 APC near Katum, 1967.


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Soldier of the 11th Infantry Regiment sets up a claymore mine.

Soldier of the 11th Infantry Regiment sets up a claymore mine.