Charlie Black, "Charlie always carried a grenade in his jungle jacket left front pocket, as you see in this picture. I asked him why he carried it. He replied, 'You never know when you might need it....'" 1970. This was in the MP Platoon AO, LZ English, April or May. "Charlie was a great MP to have on your side in a fight." Photo and comments by Jerry W. Colwell
Military Police Squad from the 173rd Airborne Brigade
October or so, 1969, LZ (Landing Zone) North English, Main Gate, MP Squad, 173rd Airborne Brigade, Vietnam — with Jerry Doyle, ARVN Sgt Long, KIA July 70, Paul Hurst, Sergeant Bell, House Boy, John Herron and Terry Smith. Photo by Jerry W. Colwell
Wounded POW (prisoners of war). This POW was shot in the backside and captured by a very famous N Co (non-commissioned officer) 75th Ranger assigned to the Herd. Photo was taken in B-Med on Landing Zone (LZ) English, April of 1970. Photo by Jerry W. Colwell.