Category: nam

🇺🇸 US Marine with M2 .50 cal with IR scope. …

🇺🇸 US Marine with M2
.50 cal with IR scope. Khe Sanh, 1968. [via r/militaryporn] #history #usmc #guns #gun #marines #usa #nam #vietnamwar
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🇺🇸 Marine Lance Corporal Bill Lyons, 19, of …

🇺🇸 Marine Lance Corporal Bill Lyons, 19, of Springfield, Ohio, “B” Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, on the alert during sweep mission in Elephant Valley, in search of rocket sites. July 23, 1968. [The National Archives / ID 26386339 / Public Domain] #usa #marines #usmc #nam #vietnamwar #history #war #1968

🇺🇸 Wieland Norris of Rolling Hills, Californ…

🇺🇸 Wieland Norris of Rolling Hills, California, who fell in 1970. Today would have been his birthday. He is the younger brother of legendary actor Chuck Norris. [Source: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund] #usa #army #america #nam #vietnamwar #1970 #chucknorris #history #war

🇺🇸 Marines of Company H, 2nd Battalion, 4th …

🇺🇸 Marines of Company H, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment take to the water as they move to join up with other elements of their battalion. Operation Hastings, Dong Ha, Vietnam. Hastings was launched #onthisday in 1966 and was successful in it’s objective to push NVA forces back across the DMZ. The US 3rd Marine Division supported by the ARVN 1st Infantry Division engaged the 324B NVA Division. The Marines had 126 men KIA, ARVN lost 21 KIA. NVA losses were estimated at 700 KIA, 17 captured. [Photo source: The National Archives / ID: NAID 532443] #history #vietnamwar #marines #usmc #nam #1966 #60s #usa #vietnam

A little off topic (sort of) but I just heard …

A little off topic (sort of) but I just heard about the new Vietnam War DLC for Far Cry 5 coming out next month and I’m so excited. Lol #farcry #farcry5 #nam #xbox #xboxone

A South Vietnamese tank loaded with troops rum…

A South Vietnamese tank loaded with troops rumbles past a destroyed hamlet on Highway 22 following fighting in the area about 60 miles northwest of Saigon. Officials said government reinforcements were rushed to Hieu Thien in an effort to retake outposts and villages that fell to the North Vietnamese, March 17, 1975. [Photo by Nick Ut / Associated Press] #history #nam #vietnamwar #1970s

🇻🇳 People’s Army of Vietnam (PAVN / NVA) sol…

🇻🇳 People’s Army of Vietnam (PAVN / NVA) soldier Nguyen Huy Tao (left) and ARVN (South Vietnamese) soldier Bui Trong Nghia at the border of Long Quang village, Trieu Trach commune, Trieu Phong district, Quang Tri province in April 1973 met during a cease fire. They met again in early 2018 at the same site. Photo: Chu Chi Thanh [translated from Vietnamese with google translate] #nam #vietnam #vietnamwar #history #war

🇺🇸 March 1966: The 25th ID joined the Big Re…

🇺🇸 March 1966: The 25th ID joined the Big Red One to defend the north and west Saigon approaches. [Source: Society of the First Infantry Division Facebook page] #army #nam #vietnam #history #tank

MACV-SOG (Military Assistance Command – Studie…

MACV-SOG (Military Assistance Command – Studies & Observations Group) . Vietnam War. #1960s #war #history #usa #nam

July 26, 1968. Two 1st Cavalry Division LRP te…

July 26, 1968. Two 1st Cavalry Division LRP teams, Quang Tri, Vietnam. #nam #army #1stcav #lrrp #guns