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Philip Varsel, Mr. (Philip Varsel) (1816) Philip Varsel Collection

 Collection

Found in 565 Collections and/or Records:

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Item Number: VAS048285   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Bien Hoa Army Base, Vietnam. HQ&A Co, shop area. Maintenance platoon cookout.

Item Creation Date: January 1971

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 29 May 2009[Updated: 04 Sep 2009]
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Item Number: VAS048286   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Bien Hoa Army Base, Vietnam. HQ&A Co, shop area. Maintenance platoon cookout.

Item Creation Date: January 1971

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 29 May 2009[Updated: 04 Sep 2009]
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Item Number: VAS048287   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Bien Hoa Army Base, Vietnam. HQ&A Co, shop area. Maintenance platoon cookout.

Item Creation Date: January 1971

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 29 May 2009[Updated: 04 Sep 2009]
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Item Number: VAS048288   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Bien Hoa Army Base, Vietnam. Inside the NCO club. SSG Jackson (left) and I were destined to serve together fourtiems: first in the 25th Inf Div, then the 1st Cav Div, followed by the 51st Maint Bn in Mannheim Germany, and finally as instructors at the Ordnance School, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.

Item Creation Date: February 1971

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 29 May 2009[Updated: 04 Sep 2009]
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Item Number: VAS048289   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Bien Hoa Army Base, Vietnam. Inside the NCO club.

Item Creation Date: February 1971

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 29 May 2009[Updated: 04 Sep 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047803   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Replacing the transfer case on an M113A1 APC power pack.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047772   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Why it wasn't a good idea to ride inside unless you had to. Combat loss M113A1 APCs waiting turn in at Long Binh.

Item Creation Date: 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 24 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047805   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. The 'Danger Forward' sign at the junction of Highway 13 and the road to the division's Forward Operations Center, located about a block up the street from C Co, 701st Maintenance Company area. The VIP chopper pad is located in the background.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 27 Jan 2015]
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Item Number: VAS047774   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Replacing the engine on the M48A3 tank power pack.

Item Creation Date: 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047775   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Replacing the engine on the M48A3 tank power pack.

Item Creation Date: 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047776   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047808   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. UH1 helicopter hovering at the VIP pad.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047778   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047810   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Rear view of 11th ACR combat loss M48A3 tank waiting evac.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047780   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner. Waiting on the chaplain to say grace.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047781   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner. The company's officers waiting to serve the troops.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047813   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Interior view of 11th ACR combat loss M48A3 tank waiting evac.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047783   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner. Waiting on the chaplain to say grace.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047784   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047785   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047786   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047787   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner. The officers finally get to eat.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047788   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner. I don't know how many turkey legs there were, but ISG Lowe got his.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047789   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Thanksgiving Day Dinner. Hooch maid with her son.

Item Creation Date: November 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047790   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. SSG Varsel with shaved head.

Item Creation Date: 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047791   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Front view of the mess hall. Contrary to jokes about Army food, the mess section did an outstanding job feeding us and complaints about roast beef were beyond control.

Item Creation Date: 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047792   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. John sitting on the stage of the company's movie theater.

Item Creation Date: 1968

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047793   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. SP5 Hinks working on something.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047794   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Installing the starter wiring harness on a new M48A3 tank engine (PFC Yoshida?).

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047825   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. Looking north from bunker 54. Secondary bunker 55 can be seen at the center of the picture, with Bunker 55 at left. The perimeter road runs just behind the bunker line.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047796   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047827   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Lai Khe, Vietnam. Looking west from bunker 54. The tree line in the distance was approximately six kilometers away and on one memorable occasion was subjected to a B52 strike. I don't know how effective it was, but it was spectacular.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047798   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Separating the engine and transmission of an M48A3 tank power pack outside at the rear of the track shop.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 11 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047829   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 12 May 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047863   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. An M578 recovery vehicle backed into the rear of the track shop while the hydraulic pump is replaced.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047831   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. The duty driver waiting for the officer of the day to return. In the background are some of the M110 8inch SP howitzer positions of 8/6th FA.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047865   (Click For More Item Information)
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OH6 Helicopter with a broken tail boom. This happened at the edge of the PX parking lot (adjacent to the VIP chopper pad) where the chopper had been parked. The chopper hot about ten feet in the air when everything seemed to lock up before landed harde. NO one was seriously injured.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047866   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. OH6 Helicopter with a broken tail boom.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047867   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. PW cage located between the shop area and Highway 13.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047868   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Working on a 1/4 ton M151 truck in the wheel shop.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047836   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. The brigade education center, believe it or not, set up in modular building where C Co, 701st Maint tech supply used to be.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047870   (Click For More Item Information)
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Saigon River seen from Highway 1 bridge.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 26 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047838   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. Another in a long line of company pets.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047872   (Click For More Item Information)
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Song Be, Vietnam. View of the 3rd Brigade NDP from across the airstrip.

Item Creation Date: June 1967

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 26 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047840   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. SFC Miltz (no shirt), the shop NCOIC, and 1SG Lowe. The duck boards were a nice touch during the wet season, but we had a newbie NCO, with less than a month in country, fall off of them and break his ankle badly enough that he had to be medevaced

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Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047874   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. 'Boom Boom'. the field expedient 3/4 ton wrecker, in front of the engineer shop. The truck had a winch and was rigged with a make shift boom that was used to move relatively light loads. Depending on the load, the front wheel drive had to be used

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Item Creation Date: April 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 26 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047842   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint company area. The company's movie theater where first run movies were shown nightly. I didn't get to see many because a lot of my work came in the late afternoon when the road security details returned to base camp.

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 12 May 2009[Updated: 25 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047876   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Service section welders waiting to pressure test a bulldozer radiator.

Item Creation Date: April 1967

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 26 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047877   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Inside the engineer equipment shop.

Item Creation Date: April 1967

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 26 Aug 2009]
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Item Number: VAS047878   (Click For More Item Information)
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Lai Khe, Vietnam. C Co, 701st Maint shop area. Bruce, one of the 'top dog' company pets on a favorite perch.

Item Creation Date: April 1967

Collection: Philip Varsel Collection

Added: 13 May 2009[Updated: 26 Aug 2009]