Brigadier General Edwin H. Simmons Collection
(105) First wave-- Leatherneck helicopter of Marine Medium helicopter of Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 164 and infantryman of the 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, are the first elements into the zine, November 20 during Operation Mead River, about eight miles southwest of Danang. More than 75 helicopters of the 1st Marine Aircraft Wing lifted some 3,500 leathernecks into pre-designed zones in approximately two hours.
Photograph VA020938, Undated, Brigadier General Edwin H. Simmons Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 24 Nov. 2014. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=VA020938>.
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VA020938, Brigadier General Edwin H. Simmons Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
Added: 30 Aug 2001[Updated: 13 Feb 2013]