Tag Archives: 1970

Vietnam Veteran’s Day, 2017

Today is Vietnam Veterans Day is recognized in Colorado. I think of how I ironic and naïve at 19 years old. That my life journey continued from Lowry AFB to Pleiku airbase. There was “Combat Training” at Lackland AFB, TX … Continue reading

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Back “In the world” 44 years ago and now!

September 14, 1970 – It was a Monday, I flew out on an “Army” bird from Cam Rahn Bay airbase. The first duty station, November, 2nd, 1969 and the last place I would see of Vietnam. There were only a … Continue reading

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April 30th, 1975….

April 30th, 1975…. How many of us remember what happen 38 years ago?? Do you remember what you were doing that day? Some of us were still in uniform and so much had changed. Some of us got out when … Continue reading

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More about Operation Tame the West campaign.

More about Operation Tame the West – May 5, 1970. Sometime after the book “Into Cambodia” was written by Keith William Nolan ( passed away from cancer in 2009), published in 1990 by Presidio. I discovered this narrative account in … Continue reading

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