U.S. Helicopters Providing Support For U.S. Ground Troops
U.S. helicopters providing support for U.S. ground troops fly into a staging area 50 miles of Saigon. The fuel for a mobile gas station is stored in large rubber tanks. North of Saigon, 1966. Photo by Henri Huet KIA Laos Feb. 10, 1971.
Pilots refueling a Huey helicopter. Photo by Jim Lundy, a Cobra pilot a Scout Door Gunner with the Scout Platoon, D Troop, 1st Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment. 1969-1970. Courtesy of Mike Gustin. http://www.dtroop.com/
Huey helicopter at a hot refueling point. Photo by David Adams, a Cobra pilot in the gun group during the years 1970-1971 with the Scout Platoon, D Troop, 1st Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment. 1969-1970. Courtesy of Mike Gustin. http://www.dtroop.com/
Light Observation Helicopter (LOH) Heading to Refuel Along Tra Bong River
LOH heading to refuel along Tra Bong River. Photo by Mike Gustin who came to Chu Lai to be with D-Troop after spending one year in the Central Highlands of Pleiku. Mike was a Door Gunner and Crew Chief with the "Scouts". D-Troop, 1st Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment. 1969-1970. http://www.dtroop.com/