Photos Courtesy of

Lee Russell
December 1965 to December 1966
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Lee Russell with his Joker Gunship in 1966

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Don't remember if it was Phan Rang or Ninh Hoa
but it's the 48th for sure because of the tents----
I guess the Army thought we hadn't been house trained

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Didn't have to plug in the shears
No Electricity Required ----
They were operated manually

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Now, let me get this straight ....
You want how many sand bags filled?

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Try walking around the company area in the dark
and you might find a bunker

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It is better to give than to receive...
Especially if it's a 2.75 inch rocket !

Retired Command Sergeant Major

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