Brigadier General Edwin H. Simmons Collection
(052) As marines of "A" Company, 1st Battalion, Fifth Marines, in Vietnam wade ashore during operation Houston, another "First" is believed to have been established by the US Marine Corps, as the troopers effectively utilized sampan landing craft, 15 milies south of Phu Bai, in Vietnam.
Photograph VA020885, Undated, Brigadier General Edwin H. Simmons Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 19 Apr. 2014. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=VA020885>.
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VA020885, Brigadier General Edwin H. Simmons Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University