15 August 1968
Douglas Pike Photograph Collection
First Air Force F-4 Navigator Complete 100 Missions Over North - Southeast Asia - "Put 'Er There, Partner" - that's what Major Ronald C. Herrick (left), 37, Houston, Texas, said when congratulating his back-seater, Captain Herbert Altman (center), 29, North Miami Beach, Florida, upon completion of his 300th combat mission over the Southern Panhandle of North Vietnam recently. Altman was the first F-4 Navigator to have completed 100 combat missions over the North. An unidentified crew chief waits his turn to congratulate the elated captain.
Photograph VA000931, 15 August 1968, Douglas Pike Photograph Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 27 Feb. 2015. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=VA000931>.
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VA000931, Douglas Pike Photograph Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
Added: 30 Aug 2001[Updated: 19 Jun 2002]