Photographs of Vietnam 2/12 Cavalry

Company B 67-71

 

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Waiting for Resupply

Central Highlands, 1967.

By Jerry McLain

Inbound

Central Highlands, 1967.

By Jerry McLain

Cherry

Don Barnes at An Khe on October 21, 1967, his eighth day in country.

By Don Barnes

Village on fire

On November 2, 1967 after the villagers were evacuated to the Que Son Refugee Center, the village just outside and to the NW of LZ Ross was set on fire to prevent the NVA from being in a no fire zone when sniping at or mortaring LZ Ross.

By Don Barnes.

Que Son Valley

Co B 2/12 on Patrol in Que Son Valley December 1967

By Donald Barnes

Pagoda

Searching a pagoda outside of LZ Ross, December 1967.

By Don Barnes

Patrolling

Patrolling in the Que Son Valley, B-52 strike in the background.

By Don Barnes

M60 crew

Ammo bearer ? and Gunner Hicks at LZ Ross in December 1967.

By Don Barnes

On Patrol

Patrolling in the Que Son Valley.

By Don Barnes

Medevac

Sam Romero guiding in the Medevac in the vicinity of LZ Ross.

By Don Barnes.

Medicav

Wounded from a short round being loaded on the Medevac.

By Don Barnes.

Medevac Demo

Medivac demo at LZ Ross.

By Don Barnes

Medevac Demo

Medicav demonstration at LZ Ross.

By Don Barnes

Christmas 1967

Christmas party at the mess tent, LZ Ross 1967

By Donald Barnes

LZ Ross

Parimeter at LZ Ross.

By Don Barnes

Snake

Cobra at LZ Ross.

By Don Barnes

Haircuts at Ross

LTC Sweet said be clean shaven and get haircuts so the Vietnamese barbers were brought into LZ Ross, Janaury 1968.

By Donald Barnes

Gafney

C.W. Gafney, February 5, 1968

By Don Barnes

China Beach R&R

Donald Barnes on an in-country R&R at China Beach in the Da Nang area in March 1968.

By Donald Barnes

Operation Pegasus

Donald Barnes, Co B 2/12 Cav in the Khe Sanh area, April 1968

By Donald Barnes

From the Gun's View

In the Khe Sanh area, April 1968.

By Don Barnes

Building a Bunker

Constructing a bunker at LZ Wharton, April 1968.

By Don Barnes

Combat Assualt

Going into a LZ

By Don Barnes

LZ Jane

Donald Barnes on the perimeter at LZ Jane, Apr-Jun 1968.

By Donald Barnes

Lz Jane

Returning from a patrol, mid 1968

By Don Barnes

Outside LZ Jane

Outside LZ Jane on the road to Highway !.

By Don Barnes

Tops Tent

Tops tent at LZ Jane, 1968.

By Don Barnes

Leaving LZ Jane

Shutting down LZ Jane 1968.

By Don Barnes

Moving Out

Going to the field.

By Don Barnes

Extraction

Extraction from the LZ Jane area, mid 1968.

By Don Barnes

Trevere

Trevere from Queens, NY outside of LZ Jane mid 1968.

By Don Barnes

Gafney

C. W. Gafney, in the mountains east of Ashau, May-June 1968.

By Don Barnes

LZ Hardcore

At LZ Hardcore in August 1968.

By Donald Barnes

Guard Duty

Don Barnes on guard duty at LZ Hardcore.

By Don Barnes

LZ Hardcore

At LZ Hardcore in August 1968.

By Don Barnes

LZ Hardcore

At LZ Hardcore in August 1968.

By Don Barnes

Pick-up

The Fourth Platoon loading on a Chinook in the vicinity of LZ Sharon in August 1968.

By Clifford Lindsey

Mortar Platoon

August 1968 outside of LZ Sharon. In the middle of the back row, without a shirt is Johnny Davis, KIA August 31, 1968.

By Clifford Lindsey

Mortar Platoon

Elements of the Fourth Platoon in the vicinity of LZ Sharon in August 1968.

By Clifford Lindsey

NDP

The Fourth Platoon at a Night Defensive Position in Base Area 101 which was in the vicinity of LZ Anne, October 1968.

By Clifford Lindsey

CA

Combat Assualt in October 1968.

By Clifford Lindsey

Xmas 1968

Part of the Fourth Platoon celebrating Christmas 1968 at a small firebase near LZ Buttons.

By Clifford Lindsey

Log Bird

The Fourth Platoon being resupplied by a log bird in the vicinity of FSB Buttons February 1969.

By Clifford Lindsey

Patrolling

Patrolling in the vicinitey of LZ Buttons March 1969. Includes Dennis Hummel, Dennis Lawler, Fred Waltz and Clifford Lindsey.

By Clifford Lindsey

Huggart

SSG Dave Huggart, Fourth Platoon, April 1969.

By Clifford Lindsey

Lawler

Dennis Lawler at Bien Hoa in May 1969.

By Clifford Lindsey

Bear

The black bear walked into an automatic claymore ambush in Febraury 1970.

By Bert Schreibstein

B Company

The B Company tent at FSB Buttons in February 1970.

By Bert Schreibstein

Float Trip

Floating down the Song Be river in March 1970.

By Bert Schreibstein

Schreibstein

Lt Bert Schreibstein, north of FSB Buttons in March 1970.

By Bert Schreibstein

Our Leaders

Captain Edwin O'Neill, Lt. Tim Dees 4th Platoon Leader and 1SG Prince at FSB Marisa in April 1970.

By Bert Schreibstein

Barcow

Sgt Bob Barcow, squad leader, 2nd Platoon. May 1970 at FSB Marisa.

By Bert Schreibstein

Third Platoon

Third Platoon, B 2/12 at Camp Gorvad in February 1971. Doc Kinler is the one without a shirt.

By Doc Kinler

The Wall

Don Barnes at the Vietnam Wall Memorial, April 1996.

Looking up the name of Pete Anderson, KIA 11-30-67.

Headed Back

1970 - B-2/12 was crossing the river from Cambodia back to Vietnam.

from Steven Aquilar

 

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