Soldiers Relax Together While Trying to Stay Out of the Heat
Soldiers relax together while being eaten alive by mosquitos. Discomforts for the soldiers were many. Olson, Barnhill and others 1st Platoon. Photo by Ted Raymond, 1st Platoon 1972. Company B, 1/7 Cavalry.
Lawson, Gonzales & Kincaid. "95% of the time I found boredom to be a major issue." Photo by Russell Elderbaum, a "Scout" with D-Troop during 1969 & 1970. 1st Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment. Courtesy of Mike Gustin, http://www.dtroop.com/
Soldiers Engaged in Rest & Relaxation, 1st Platoon "The Pioneers"
Soldiers engaged in R&R. Photographer unsure of all individuals but possibly: Joe Pittman, Johnny Martinez and Raymond Delgado are present. Photo by Steve Sullens, 11B 1970 -1971 1st Platoon "The Pioneers" 1st Battalion, 11th Inf. Regiment, 1st Brigade, 5th Inf. Div. (mech). Quang Tri Province, RVN. Photo repaired by Dan Fox
Bernie Weisz on the left, unknown and Hernandez. Photo by Carlos Rodriguez, who was with the Gun Platoon..during the years 1970-1971, Scout Platoon, D Troop, 1st Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment. 1969-1970. Courtesy of Mike Gustin.