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Vietnam combat

Phil Hirsch

Vietnam combat

by Phil Hirsch

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Published by Pyramid books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Phil Hirsch.
    GenrePersonal narratives, American.
    SeriesPyramid ; X-1654
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p. ;
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22010408M

    George Nolly served as a pilot in the United States Air Force, flying combat missions on two successive tours of duty in Vietnam, flying O-2A and F-4 aircraft. He was the last Air Force pilot to complete missions over North Vietnam. Working-class war: American combat soldiers and Vietnam User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. In his introduction, Appy (history, MIT) states, "Vietnam is not merely a memory; it is a fundamental part of our history and, therefore, a fundamental part of what we are.''.

    Combat Talons in Vietnam is a personal account of the first use of Cs in the Vietnam War. It provides an insider’s view of crew training and classified missions for this technologically advanced aircraft. Many covert missions over North Vietnam were successful, but one night, John Gargus, a mission planner, oversaw an operation in which the aircraft—carrying eleven crewmembers—failed. The Rockpile (also known as Elliot Combat Base) and known in Vietnamese as Thon Khe Tri, is a solitary karst rock outcropping north of Route 9 and south of the former Vietnamese Demilitarized Zone (DMZ). Its relatively inaccessible location, reached only by helicopter, made it an important United States Army and Marine Corps observation post and artillery base from to Coordinates: 16°46′″N °51′″E / .

    Genre/Form: Art Art and the war: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Henri, Raymond. Vietnam combat art. New York, N.Y.: Cavanagh & Cavanagh, © Vietnam War Combat Art. There’s an excellent essay by the artist Jim Pollock (above) on the U.S. Army’s Vietnam Combat Art Program in the current issue of War, Literature and The Arts, the first-rate literary journal published by the Department of English and Fine Arts at the U.S. Air Force k, who was drafted into the Army and wound up in the soldier art program in


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