Above: Circa 1900-
ops as an Air Force pilot.
Shown below are some photos from the War in Laos during the Viet-
After seeing them you can get back to more important things!
There is also a lot to see in Viet-
Of course, shown above is my wife as a sniper ready to take on the VC.
they initiated larger operations, but since they did not even know how to initiate
such an operation, it is very doubtful that they actually did—one does not just
call up the Army and order a military operation of 7 battalions!
I, however, have film of the operation I initiated.
I initiated it in order to protect the City of
Tuy Hoa, which was going to be attacked by the North Vietnamese Army.
The above photos are not from that operation, but are characteristic of operations
and Laos. However, I do have several thousand feet of movie film of the operation
that I hope to get converted so that I can get photos from the film.
I now have some of the film converted, so I will share film-
Scroll down past the following scans to see a lot of photos taken by me when I was not there!!!
Click on scans to enlarge.
The burning of Saravane by the N. Vietnamese
That’s me in Viet-
I received the Senior Pilot Rating, and a lot of medals, including:
2 DFC’s, Bronze Star for Valor, and 30 Air Medals, among others.