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Item Number: VA043716   (Click For More Item Information)
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In the DAO operations center, 29 April 1975. Standing in front of one of the situation maps are, from left to right, Mike Coons, Col. LeGro, and Frank Aurelio. Mike is operating the shredder. The white pile behind Frank is shredded paper. Mike and Franks belonged to Det. K, 500th MI Group.

Item Creation Date: 29 April 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 02 Feb 2006[Updated: 02 Feb 2006]
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Item Number: VA043717   (Click For More Item Information)
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n the operations center, 29 April 1975. From left to right, Charles Petty, deputy chief of operations branch, and Jesse Markham, operations analyst. Jesse had broken his leg. I don't recall how. A former soldier, he is clowning, strumming his M-16 like a guitar. I am holding my notebook in

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Item Creation Date: 29 April 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 02 Feb 2006[Updated: 02 Feb 2006]
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Item Number: VA043722   (Click For More Item Information)
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Buffalo Hunter (drone) photo of the DAO area at Tan Son Nhut. April 1975. The 'DAO Building' is the former HQ MACV building. My office was about midway on the east side. It had been the office of the MACV Chief of Staff. In the building on the north edge of the tennis court were the living

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Item Creation Date: 01 April 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 02 Feb 2006[Updated: 14 May 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA043723   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

The DAO building on 30 April 1975, after the US Marine demolitions team fired the charges. In the foreground is the office and hangar of Air America.

Item Creation Date: 30 April 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 02 Feb 2006[Updated: 14 May 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA043999   (Click For More Item Information)
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Photo by the Buffalo Hunter drone. The DAO compound [Defense Attaché Office, formerly MACV) and the Air America hanger and offices, Tan Son Nhut airbase. Shows the DAO building after its demolition by U.S. Marines on the night of 29-30 April 1975.

Item Creation Date: 30 April 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 14 Feb 2006[Updated: 24 Aug 2017]
Photograph
Item Number: VA044000   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Award of the Army Distinguished Service Medal to Col. William E. LeGro, 27 June 1975, for service in Vietnam as Chief, Operations Division and Intelligence Branch, Defense Attache Office, February 1973 to 30 April 1975. Presentation by Major General Homer Smith, in the offices of the U.S. Army

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Item Creation Date: 27 June 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 14 Feb 2006[Updated: 14 Feb 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039222   (Click For More Item Information)
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AC-119K being shot down by SA7 above Tan Son Nhut Air Base runway on 29 April 1975 at 0700 hrs, 1st sequence.

Item Creation Date: 29 April 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 06 Apr 2005[Updated: 24 Aug 2017]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039223   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

C47 background and F5's recovering at Utapao Air Base (Thailand) on 29 April 1975, at approximately 1100 hours.

Item Creation Date: 29 April 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 06 Apr 2005[Updated: 24 Aug 2017]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039224   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

AC-119G aircraft destroyed and damaged during A37 attack on 28 April 1975 at 8:15 hours, Air Operations Building, Tan Son Nhut Air Base. Photo by Chuy of Intelligence Vietnamese Air Force.

Item Creation Date: 28 April 1975

Collection: Colonel William E. LeGro Collection

Added: 06 Apr 2005[Updated: 24 Aug 2017]