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Robert C. Lafoon, Mr. (Robert C. Lafoon) (1071) Robert Lafoon Collection

 Collection

Found in 346 Collections and/or Records:

5 Dong (Vietnamese Currency) Note Given to Lafoon by Kermit Yoho Shortly Before Yoho Was Killed in Action in 1966
Item Number: 10710101021   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Article From Army Digest:Shooting a Better Picture
Item Number: 10710101018   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Article From Newspaper: 'I was Bleeding, He Was dead ...'
Item Number: 10710101016   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Author(s): Bob Jones

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Article:APA Cameraman Killed in Viet ActionFrom In Focus
Item Number: 10710101015   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 29 Mar 2007]
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Article:Civilian Reporters Call It 'Hot War' - But Army Correspondents Find It Hotter
Item Number: 10710101020   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Author(s): Michael Krawetz

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Award Citation For Photography For Robert Lafoon
Item Number: 10710101005   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 28 April 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Clipping From Army Digest Showing Army Photographers At Work
Item Number: 10710101017   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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DASPO Correspondence Regrading Robert Lafoon
Item Number: 10710101008   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 09 May 1968

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Envelope Used For Storing Photos
Item Number: 10710101009   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Lafoon Photos Printed From The Internet
Item Number: 10710101004   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 04 September 1999

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Letter From Harold Holt, The Prime Minister of Australia
Item Number: 10710101002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 27 October 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Magazine Covers Featuring Lafoon Photos
Item Number: 10710101006   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 05 May 1968

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Negative
Item Number: VAN003857   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Members of the 199th Infantry Brigade move through a leech infested irrigation canal while part participating in Operation Rang Dong near Cat Lai. Hours earlier the united landed in rice paddies an a part of a huge helicopter assault. PFC Fred L. Greenleaf from Company C, 3rd Battalion 7th

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Item Creation Date: 21 November 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 20 Nov 2002[Updated: 19 Apr 2012]
Newspaper Clippings Featuring Photos Taken By Lafoon
Item Number: 10710101003   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 10 April 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 24 Jun 2005]
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Photograph
Item Number: VA067729   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Department of the Army Office of the Chief of Communications-Electronics. Washington 25 D.C.

Photograph was selected as the best record picture submitted to U.S. Army Photographic Agency during a recent period and was in competition with many other Army photographs received from around

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 11 Jun 2013[Updated: 17 Jun 2013]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029946   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

SFC Peter Ruplenas carefully makes his way through a Vietnam rice paddy. SFC Ruplenas is a veteran of three wars. Ruplenas was serving as a photographer with the Department of the Army Special Photography Office (DASPO) and on assignment in Vietnam. Photograph by: DASPO photographer

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029935   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Viet Cong captured individual and crew served weapons were on display at the Fire Support Base of the 3rd Battalion, 5th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division. These weapons were found in an abandon Viet Cong tunnels. Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029861   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Section members fire an 81mm mortar at Viet Cong held positions. Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 05 Dec 2002[Updated: 28 Oct 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029860   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Two crew members drop a round into the tube of a 4.2mm mortar mounted in the rear of a M113 Armored Personnel Carrier. The section was firing at a Viet Cong held position. Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 05 Dec 2002[Updated: 28 Oct 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029859   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

A soldier drops a round into his 81mm mortar while fellow crew members protect their ears. The section was firing at a Viet Cong held position. Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 05 Dec 2002[Updated: 28 Oct 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029858   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Two soldiers laying in a 81mm mortar for future fire missions against Viet Cong targets. Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 05 Dec 2002[Updated: 28 Oct 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029954   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

SFC Paul Moulton holds a slate for SP5 Robert C. Lafoon. The two Department of the Army Special Photography Office (DASPO) were on assignment in a local Vietnamese village to cover a MEDCAP mission. The mission was conducted to provide local villagers medical assistance and to help resolve

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Item Creation Date: October 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029953   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

SGT Leroy Massie was a cameraman with the Department of the Army Special Photograph Office (DASPO). SGT Massie was on assignment in a Vietnam Village. The cameraman is shooting an opening scene to his story. Massie was filming a MEDCAP mission being conducted to help local Vietnamese villagers

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Item Creation Date: October 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029952   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

SP5 Daniel Bauer holds a slate for cameraman SGT Leroy Massie. The Department of the Army Special Photograph Office (DASPO) cameramen were on assignment in a Vietnam Village. The cameramen were preparing to shoot a MEDCAP mission being conducted to help local Vietnamese villagers with medical and

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Item Creation Date: October 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029951   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Old time photographers and friends have their picture taken together while working at the 25th Infantry Division near Cu Chi, RVN. On the Left is SFC Peter Ruplenas from the Department of the Army Special Photo Office (DASPO). On the right is Al Chang from the Associated Press. Photograph by:

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Item Creation Date: February 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029950   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Caption written on back of photograph: Kermit Yoho is motion P/X photographer on right. Kermit was a photographer with the Department of the Army Special Photography Office (DASPO). Photographer on the left is Al Chang from the Associated Press. Photographer in the middle was civilian, name

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Item Creation Date: February 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029948   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Caption written on back of photograph: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO). These are still and motion picture photographers (NCOs) and our team officers. Upper top left is Ryan. He was killed in Acton (helicopter shot down). Second row from top also on left is SFC Howard

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029854   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Soldiers load and prepare to fire their 105mm cannon against a Viet Cong position Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 05 Dec 2002[Updated: 28 Oct 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029853   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Soldiers load and prepare to fire a 105mm cannon against a Viet Cong position Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 05 Dec 2002[Updated: 28 Oct 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029852   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Artillery battery soldier sets the sights on his 105mm cannon as the unit prepares to do a fire mission against a Viet Cong position Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 05 Dec 2002[Updated: 28 Oct 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029922   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

A wedding between a doctor and nurse takes place within a hospital's chapel. Bride and groom leave the chapel after the ceremony. Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: August 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029921   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

A wedding between a doctor and nurse takes place within a hospital's chapel. Chaplain administers the wedding vows. Photo by Robert C. Lafoon US Army Sp Photo Det, Pacific

Item Creation Date: August 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029919   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

In September 1966, elements of the Korean 9th Division known as the White Horse Division arrived via boat coming ashore on a beach in Nha Trang, RVN. This sequence of photos depicts the arrival and onward movement of the division elements. After their arrival, the soldiers were positioned in the

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Item Creation Date: September 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029917   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. SFC Robert L. Cole (Chersaw, SC) uses an old target for a

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029916   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. An LLDB instructor teaches CIDG trainees while a 5th Special Forces

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029915   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. CIDG trainees fire the M-16 rifle for familiarization in the prone

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029914   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. Staff Sgt. Alvin J. Rouly supervises CIDG trainees firing M-79

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029913   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. Staff Sgt. Alvin J. Rouly supervises two CIDG trainees firing M-79

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029912   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. A 5th Special Forces instructor observes two CIDG trainees firing 30

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029911   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. Staff Sgt. Alvin J. Rouly supervises CIDG trainees firing M-79

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029910   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. CIDG trainees fire M-16 rifles for familiarization. Photo by Robert

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029909   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. Staff Sgt. Alvin J. Rouly supervises CIDG trainees firing M-79

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029908   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. Using a volunteer trainee, instructors from 5th Special Forces and

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029907   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Republic of Vietnam, Camp Trai Trung Sup, the 3rd Corps Basic Training Center of the Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) is commanded by the Vietnamese Special Forces (LLDB) and advised by Detachment A, 5th US Special Forces. Using a volunteer trainee, an instructor from 5th Special Forces and

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Item Creation Date: 30 March 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029906   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

In September 1966, elements of the Korean 9th Division known as the White Horse Division arrived via boat coming ashore on a beach in Nha Trang, RVN. This sequence of photos depicts the arrival and onward movement of the division elements. After their arrival, the soldiers were positioned in the

...Read more

Item Creation Date: February 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029904   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

French freelance correspondent, Michelle Ray, was reported missing and possibly captured around 17 January 1967. Ray was captured by the Viet Cong during a long automobile drive. She was released by the Viet Cong and turned up at the 1st Cavalry Division's area of operation February 6, 1967.

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Item Creation Date: February 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029902   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

French freelance correspondent, Michelle Ray, was reported missing and possibly captured around 17 January 1967. Ray was captured by the Viet Cong during a long automobile drive. She was released by the Viet Cong and turned up at the 1st Cavalry Division's area of operation February 6, 1967.

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Item Creation Date: February 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029896   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

During Operation Van Buren The Republic of Korea's Marines of the 6th Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Brigade, working with the 101st Airborne, were charged with protecting the rice harvests in and around Tuy Hoa, RVN. The unit was a part of the Blue Dragoon Brigade. Soldiers prepare defensive

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Item Creation Date: 02 February 1966

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 06 Dec 2002[Updated: 01 Nov 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029695   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Operation Cedar Falls mission was to clear Viet Cong from the Iron Triangle near Saigon, RVN. The mission of C Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Mechanized Infantry, 2nd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division was to sweep through the Filhol Plantation in search of fleeing Viet Cong units. PFC Milton L. Cook

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Item Creation Date: January 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 03 Dec 2002[Updated: 26 Oct 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA029696   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Operation Cedar Falls mission was to clear Viet Cong from the Iron Triangle near Saigon, RVN. The mission of C Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Mechanized Infantry, 2nd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division was to sweep through the Filhol Plantation in search of fleeing Viet Cong units. PFC Milton L. Cook

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Item Creation Date: January 1967

Collection: Robert Lafoon Collection

Association: Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)

Added: 03 Dec 2002[Updated: 26 Oct 2010]