Also known as the rear area. The VC steadily increased their fire which came in the form of various small arms,. Vietnam War Almanac. Looked his name up on Internet. Used to distinguish the commander from the radioman when the call sign is used. Leading a company, battery or troop is a Captain, 1st Lieutenant, or Major.

Gary Hunt — contact Gary at ghunt12 sctx. His heroic actions inspired all who observed him and contributed significantly to the defeat of the enemy force. Ignoring the enemy rounds impacting near him, he had boldly advanced to within ten meters of the North Vietnamese machine gun when Private First Class Biggs was mortally wounded by the intense enemy fire.

US estimate: Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. The 1st Platoon Leader then requested and received permission to make cloverleaf patrols to the east and west of the trail. Really want to win?

A company of American soldiers brutally killed most of the people—women, children and old men—in the village of My Lai on March 16, Get the item you ordered or get your money back. Happy Birthday! Hidden categories: While that was happening Company A's right flank, which was covered by the 2nd Platoon, began to receive sporadic fire.

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I should find a way to get it 'upgraded' at least back to a Silver Star. Visit my eBay shop. He is the real deal and a very well credentialed witness for and to the honor of our brothers. A company in the U. Mouse over to Zoom - Click to enlarge.

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