Tag Archive: jungle warfare

Former Nam Cobra Pilot Gives Heartfelt Speech at ASA Reunion


Published with the permission of Robin Woo. Angry Skipper Association, Inc. (D Co. 2/8th Cav, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) 65-72) recently held their Vietnam Veteran Reunion / banquet in Myrtle Beach on May… Continue reading

50 years later, Vietnam War’s first MOH recipient remembers


Medal of Honor recipient, U.S. Army Capt. Roger Donlon, was the first U.S. servicemember to be awarded the medal for actions during the Vietnam War. By Lauren Sage Reinlie Northwest Florida Daily News,… Continue reading

Vietnam: Looking Back – At The Facts


1 Jun 01 © By: K. G. Sears, Ph.D., with permission – Ron Leonard (http://www.25thAviation.org) One reason America’s agonizing perception of “Vietnam” will not go away, is because that perception is wrong. It’s… Continue reading

Eight things you’ll learn from this book


  Readers – CAN YOU ADD TO THIS LIST??? If you have not yet read this book and want to learn more – go here for ordering information:  I want a copy If… Continue reading

Vietnam War – Common Myths Dispelled


Credit: Capt. Marshal Hanson, USNR (Ret.) and Capt. Scott Beaton, Statistical Source    Myth: Common belief is that most Vietnam veterans were drafted. Fact: 2/3 of the men who served in Vietnam were volunteers.… Continue reading

Khe Sanh Video – Before / During / After the siege


PHOTOGRAPHED BY ALL THE SERVICES, THIS FILM RECOUNTS THE VICTORY OF AMERICAN AND ALLIED FORCES IN THIS MOST IMPORTANT SINGLE BATTLE OF THE VIETNAM WAR. BEGINS BY HIGHLIGHTING THE MILITARY AND POLITICAL HISTORY… Continue reading

Brothers in War – 9th Division in Vietnam


Great video following Charlie Co. 4/47th, 9th Infantry Division during the Vietnam War 1966 – 1966.  The soldiers trained together in Kansas and then left for Vietnam together as a company in 1966.… Continue reading

Why There Are So Few POWs From Today’s Wars


A 2009 snapshot of video footage that appeared on a Taliban-affiliated website, showing a man who claimed to be Bowe Bergdahl (Reuters) Bowe Bergdahl, the last captive American soldier from the conflicts in Iraq… Continue reading

Tired of Being Communist Stooge - Rallier Leads Wolfhounds to Hospital Complex


By PFC DAN LOWRY 10/7/70 CU CHI – Members of the 25th Division’s 2nd Wolfhounds led by an enthusiastic young rallier, uncovered a Viet Cong field hospital complex and detained two enemy nurses near… Continue reading

Tropic Lightning News articles – 25th Division


Wolfhound Fire Fells Three VC By SGT JACK STRICKLAND     10/7 CU CHI – Three Viet Cong fell victim recently to a 25th Division combination of 1st Wolfhound alertness and mechanical ambush power 16… Continue reading