4th Infantry Division
"The Ivy Division"
4th Aviation
Viet Nam 1966-197
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D Troop Photos

1st of the 10th Cav

These photos are by Tom Wilson

110scout2.jpg (81054 bytes) 110scout3.jpg (68993 bytes) extract.jpg (62502 bytes) 1970 AnKhe Vietnam
The above LOH (Bell OH-58) is dropping a thermite grenade on hootches in an NVA base. A smile at the end of a long day. Above...This is a D-Trp Slick (UH-1H - Huey) extracting a K/75 Ranger LRRP Team.  Notice the purple smoke.  Smoke is was used to identify the good guys.  
 
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sapper3.jpg (127336 bytes) sappers.jpg (123825 bytes) Sappers got through the wires and did a little damage to a couple aircraft. gundog.jpg (107982 bytes)
Think we can still fly it? It just needs a little maintenance....   4th Aviation Aircraft (A/C) used ath airstrip at Artillery Hill, Pleiku to practice running landings.  One of the local dogs, adopted by the crews, would chase helicopters just like chasing a car.  The dog would run out to the A/C   until the rotorwash blew him off the runway.  This picture catches the dog just as he is being blown back.

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