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Photograph
Item Number: VA002172   (Click For More Item Information)
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Vietnamese navy rating firing a deck-mounted M-60 machine gun in the foreground, while a second rating mans a Browning M-2, .50 caliber machine gun.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Douglas Pike Photograph Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 16 Jan 2013]
Photograph
Item Number: VA003430   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Machine Gun Training - Sergeant Robert Goodson (right) of the U.S. Military Assistance Command in Viet-Nam instructs Vietnamese airmen in the operation of a .50 caliber machine gun

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Douglas Pike Photograph Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 23 Aug 2001]
Photograph
Item Number: VA003566   (Click For More Item Information)
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GVN Forces Successfully Defend Saigon During Communist May Offensive
Smoke from the 50-caliber machine gun being fired by an ARVN Airborne soldier, almost obscures the Cholon street where VC and NVA soldiers are hidden behind a barricade. (68-0248-H)

Item Creation Date: 5 May 1968

Collection: Douglas Pike Photograph Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 03 Oct 2018]
Photograph
Item Number: VA025930   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Soldier in swim trunks manning an 81mm mortar with .50 caliber machine gun.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Conrad Lutz Collection

Added: 06 Apr 2006[Updated: 06 Apr 2006]
Photograph
Item Number: VA020947   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

(114) Under Fire-- A Leatherneck of 'A' Company, 1st Battalion, First Marines, moves out under intense enemy .50 caliber machine gun fire during heavy street fighting taking place in the old Imperial Capital of Hue.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Brigadier General Edwin H. Simmons Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 23 Aug 2001]
Photograph
Item Number: VA030751   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Vietnamese men and women building 'pill box' at Tien Phouc. Three thick walls, one 50 caliber machine gun, eight 30 caliber machine guns, and grenades will be its armament.

Item Creation Date: 07 July 1966

Collection: John C. Arick Collection

Added: 03 Jun 2003[Updated: 03 Jun 2003]
Photograph
Item Number: VA031720   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

This is the bridge connecting the 2 parts of Hue. It was destroyed during Tet. The landing boat has a 50 caliber Machine gun in the stern. Perfume River, Hue Aug, 1968

Item Creation Date: August 1968

Collection: Tommy Carver Collection

Added: 03 Sep 2003[Updated: 03 Sep 2003]
Photograph
Item Number: VA004085   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

South Vietnamese and allied soldiers are continually discovering hidden weapons caches throughout South Vietnam. Two of the latest discoveries including one hidden in jungles only 10 miles from downtown Saigon; another was 60 miles north of the capital and about 10 miles from the Cambodian Border.

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Douglas Pike Photograph Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 23 Aug 2001]
Photograph
Item Number: VA035047   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Vietnamese soldiers and American advisors in a 50 caliber machine gun explaination

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Van Michael Davidson Collection

Added: 05 Jan 2004[Updated: 05 Mar 2007]
Slide
Item Number: VAS030476   (Click For More Item Information)
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Inside view of 3/5 Cav chapel. Note: cross made of .50 caliber machine gun barrels and tank sprockets, altar rail made of tank tread

Item Creation Date: March 1970

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 03 May 2005[Updated: 03 May 2005]
Vietnam (Varies: Empire ; Primedia ; Cowles ; Weider ; HistoryNet-World)
Item Number: 365Serial48637   (Click For More Item Information)
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'Col. Harry G. Summers, Jr., 'Editorial: Thirty-three years after the Tonkin Gulf incident, the truth about U.S. involvement is finally coming to light.'
- R. Blake Dunnavent, 'Fighting Forces: 'Vietnamization' was the mission as the U.S. withdrawal began, and ACTOV was the U.S. Navy's

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Volume: 10

Issue: 2

Item Creation Date: August 1997

Collection: John Buesseler Collection

Added: 16 Jan 2002[Updated: 16 Jan 2002]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
Newspaper Photographs (2) - 'Safety Check', 'Patrolling Base Perimeter'
Item Number: 21170109023   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jerry L. Harlowe Collection

Added: 24 Feb 2012[Updated: 24 Feb 2012]
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Slide
Item Number: VAS022645   (Click For More Item Information)
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This is YRBM-16 at Nha Be. You're on the southern end of the base and you can see a few things in the way we were outfitting her. Along the side between her and the dock, you'll see the pontoon where a wooden building was going up. This was to be the Delta Queen, our entertainment center and beer

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Edwin Oswald Collection

Added: 12 May 2004[Updated: 05 Jun 2013]
Photograph
Item Number: VA002497   (Click For More Item Information)
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Two PCF 'Swift Boats' inspecting small river craft. Note twin .50 caliber machine gun on PCF in foreground.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Douglas Pike Photograph Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 16 Jan 2013]
Photograph
Item Number: VA002502   (Click For More Item Information)
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Swift Boat seen from atop a sister vesel.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Douglas Pike Photograph Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 22 Jul 2002]
Photograph
Item Number: VA003048   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

South Vietnamese soldiers loading an M-2, .50 caliber machinegun.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Douglas Pike Photograph Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 16 Aug 2002]
Captured Documents (CDEC): Report of Vietcong Battalion 30
Item Number: F034601580900   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

Item Creation Date: 13 July 1967

Microfilm Title: Combined Documentation Exploitation Center (CDEC) 1965-1973

Collection: Vietnam Archive Collection

Added: 02 Mar 2012[Updated: 02 Mar 2012]
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Photograph
Item Number: VA030858   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

AVSG-S-3060-19/AGA68 RVN Saigon VNAF troops fighting VC in the French National Cemetery bordering Tan Son Nhut Air Base. 7 May 1968 Photo by: SP5 C.K. Pollard Pictorial A.V. plt. 69th Sig. Bn. (A)

Item Creation Date: 7 May 1968

Collection: Mr. Don Jellema Collection

Added: 24 Oct 2002[Updated: 14 Dec 2012]
Slide
Item Number: VAS081935   (Click For More Item Information)
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Mekong Delta, Republic of Vietnam. A crewman aboard a river patrol boat (Mark II) mans his twin .50 caliber machine gun mount during an Operation Game Warden patrol run.

Photographer: VN2 H.E. Stramler

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: John Whitehair Collection

Added: 03 Nov 2016[Updated: 03 Nov 2016]
Slide
Item Number: VAS082488   (Click For More Item Information)
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Qui Nhon to An Khe mountain passes

Item Creation Date: January 1970

Collection: Charles N. Coleman Collection

Added: 28 Nov 2016[Updated: 28 Nov 2016]
Daily Report From Task Force 117 - CWO 420
Item Number: 1510107004   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 04 April 1968

Collection: Mobile Riverine Force Association Collection

Association: Mobile Riverine Force Association

Added: 05 Mar 2012[Updated: 05 Mar 2012]
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Vietnam (Varies: Empire ; Primedia ; Cowles ; Weider ; HistoryNet-World)
Item Number: 1452Serial216350   (Click For More Item Information)
 Serial

'Col. Harry G. Summers, Jr., 'Editorial: Thirty-three years after the Tonkin Gulf incident, the truth about U.S. involvement is finally coming to light.'
- R. Blake Dunnavent, 'Fighting Forces: 'Vietnamization' was the mission as the U.S. withdrawal began, and ACTOV was the U.S. Navy's

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Volume: 10

Issue: 2

Item Creation Date: August 1997

Collection: Gary Noller Collection

Added: 15 Nov 2004[Updated: 15 Nov 2004]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
US NAVY /US Coast Gaurd Vietnam Unit Memorial Monument Small Boat Display
Item Number: 3600102003   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 8]

Item Creation Date: 11 September 2000

Collection: Conrad Lutz Collection

Added: 30 Jul 2002[Updated: 31 Jul 2002]
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Photograph
Item Number: VA020871   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

(038) 7. OP Round Up, 6 Feb 1971. - The 'IOD' or Integrated Observation Device tower which is used for observing artillery fire. The weapon perched on top of the boulder is a .50 caliber machine gun. [Observation Post Round Up]

Item Creation Date: 06 February 1971

Collection: Brigadier General Edwin H. Simmons Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2001[Updated: 12 Jul 2019]
Report on Lt. Delbert R. Peterson at A Shau - Support Document from Project CHECO Report #1
Item Number: F031100010184   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Microfilm Title: Contemporary Historical Examination of Current Operations (CHECO) Reports of Southeast Asia, 1961-1975s

Collection: Sam Johnson Vietnam Archive Collection

Added: 23 Aug 2012[Updated: 28 Aug 2012]
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Slide
Item Number: VAS050761   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

UH-1 Huey Helicopters in Vietnam

Item Creation Date: 1968

Collection: James A. Brosman Collection

Added: 19 Aug 2009[Updated: 19 Aug 2009]
Slide
Item Number: VAS047357   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

M2 .50 Caliber Machine Gun mounted on armored crane

Item Creation Date: 1969

Collection: Bill Long Collection

Added: 13 Apr 2009[Updated: 13 Apr 2009]
Slide
Item Number: VAS082904   (Click For More Item Information)
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Artillery


In this photograph an M113 Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) has been
modified to house a 4.2 inch mortar. Atop the mobile firing platform a .50 caliber
machine gun can be seen. The crew has stuck a small tarp into the ground with artillery
aiming stakes (red and white

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Mike McDermott Collection

Added: 06 Dec 2016[Updated: 06 Dec 2016]
USMC Interviews - 1st Marine Aircraft Wing (1st MAW) activities September 1967 to 6 January 1968
Item Number: 992AU0521   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Side A, Number 1 - 1st Marine Aircraft Wing (1st MAW) taped historical interview conducted by Corporal Kenneth J. Smith with Captain Robert E. Godwin United States Marine Corps pilot HMM-164 MAG-36. The interview takes place in Phu Bai on 6 January 1968. The subject of the interview is spotter

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Item Creation Date: 6 January 1968

Collection: Douglas Pike Collection: Audio / Moving Images

Added: 29 Jul 2002[Updated: 10 Jan 2019]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
Force Logistic Support Group (FLSG) Coomand Chronology for the period July 1965 []
Item Number: 120101109005   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 6]

Item Creation Date: July 1965

Collection: US Marine Corps History Division Vietnam War Documents Collection

Added: 10 Jun 2005[Updated: 10 Jun 2005]
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Citation - Distinguished Flying Cross for Gallantry In Action is Presented to Major John D. Proe for actions taken on 16 November 1967
Item Number: 9860104010   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: John Proe Collection

Added: 30 Jul 2002[Updated: 19 Nov 2010]
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Photograph
Item Number: VA036686   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

An American soldier attaching a large machine gun to the side of a helicopter.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Maury William Hearne Collection

Added: 04 Aug 2004[Updated: 09 May 2013]
Photograph
Item Number: VA056773   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

CC 67279 VIETNAM LAND CLEARING OPERATIONS 1LT Tom Peck (Concord, NH) mans a .50 caliber machine gune mounted on an M-113 Armored Personnel Carrier as he provides security for rome plows of the 588th Eng Bn. 21 April 1970 Photo by SP4 Joel M. Shanus USA Sp Photo Det, Pac UNCLASSIFIED by USAPA, 6

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Item Creation Date: 1970

Collection: Joel M. Shanus Collection

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

Added: 25 Feb 2010[Updated: 02 Mar 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA060535   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Operation by Cambodian Army in Pursat Province

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Michael Ingham Collection

Added: 06 Oct 2010[Updated: 14 Jan 2013]
Negative
Item Number: VAN009968   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

An Khe to Pleiku; This is an escort for a convoy through the Mang Yang Pass.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: William Bruce Bartow Collection

Added: 09 Dec 2009[Updated: 10 May 2010]
Negative
Item Number: VAN009969   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

An Khe to Pleiku; This is an escort for a convoy through the Mang Yang Pass.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: William Bruce Bartow Collection

Added: 09 Dec 2009[Updated: 10 May 2010]
Negative
Item Number: VAN009970   (Click For More Item Information)
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An Khe to Pleiku; This is an escort for a convoy through the Mang Yang Pass.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: William Bruce Bartow Collection

Added: 09 Dec 2009[Updated: 10 May 2010]
Negative
Item Number: VAN009971   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

An Khe to Pleiku; This is an escort for a convoy through the Mang Yang Pass.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: William Bruce Bartow Collection

Added: 09 Dec 2009[Updated: 10 May 2010]
Photograph
Item Number: VA065968   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Hamilton AFB where I went through additional training on rifle and 50. caliber machine gun and confidence courses.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Charles E. Hildebrandt Collection

Added: 31 Jan 2013[Updated: 06 Sep 2016]
Negative
Item Number: VAN009972   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

An Khe to Pleiku; This is an escort for a convoy through the Mang Yang Pass.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: William Bruce Bartow Collection

Added: 09 Dec 2009[Updated: 10 May 2010]
Negative
Item Number: VAN009973   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

An Khe to Pleiku; This is an escort for a convoy through the Mang Yang Pass.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: William Bruce Bartow Collection

Added: 09 Dec 2009[Updated: 10 May 2010]
Rollout and First Official Flight of Armed and Armored CH-47A Chinnok, November 1965
Item Number: 2930113002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 36]

Added: 26 Apr 2002[Updated: 26 Apr 2002]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
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Gary Snead 10 (24 Oct 1968)
Item Number: 1393AU1396   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Gary Snead flew with Marine Light Helicopter Squadron 367, 1st Marine Air Wing from '68 to '69. Side A: Quet around Phu Bai; flying out of Quang Tri on emergency recon extract 'over by Laotian border;' Indian territory; gooners; napes and snakes (napalm and snake eye bombs); Khe Sanh and Hill 881;

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Item Creation Date: 24 October 1968

Collection: Gary Snead Collection

Added: 08 Sep 2004[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Newspaper Article titled - Huge Supply Haul Claimed By Saigon
Item Number: 2430404046   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 19 March 1972

Collection: Douglas Pike Collection: Unit 15 - Cambodia

Added: 07 Feb 2006[Updated: 07 Feb 2006]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
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Slide
Item Number: VAS049026   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 1967

Collection: Ogden Williams Collection

Association: USOM/Office of Rural Affairs, Saigon

Added: 25 Jun 2009[Updated: 25 Jun 2009]
Letter from Irvin H. (Butch) Hill in Vietnam to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mack Hill, 5 October 1968
Item Number: 15440103016   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

Item Creation Date: 05 October 1968

Collection: Irvin Hugh (Butch) Hill Collection

Added: 23 Oct 2009[Updated: 27 Oct 2009]
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Letter from Irvin H. Hill in Vietnam to H. T. Oliver and Mary Lou Currie (Uncle Pete and Aunt Marthy), 3 October 1968
Item Number: 15440105011   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 5]

Item Creation Date: 03 October 1968

Collection: Irvin Hugh (Butch) Hill Collection

Added: 27 Oct 2009[Updated: 27 Oct 2009]
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Daily Report From Task Force 117 - CWO 2358
Item Number: 1510106014   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 12 January 1968

Collection: Mobile Riverine Force Association Collection

Association: Mobile Riverine Force Association

Added: 28 Feb 2012[Updated: 28 Feb 2012]
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Joint Navy Effort Boosts Saigon Defenses
Item Number: 16200102002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

Item Creation Date: 07 July 1968

Collection: Arthur Price Collection

Added: 23 Jan 2008[Updated: 23 Jan 2008]
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