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Item Number
1048AU0801
Record Number
102427
Title
Firefight: French National Cemetery, May 6, 1968
Language
English
# of Media
1
Creation Date
06 May 1968
Collection
Bryan Grigsby Collection
Association
Department of the Army Special Photographic Office (DASPO)
Media Type
Audio (Cassette Tape)
Length
4:16 min/sec
Physical Location
CS71.4
Description
This recording is the sounds of war recorded by Specialist Bryan K. Grigsby (DASPO), at the French National Cemetery located outside of Saigon between Plantation Road and Tan Son Nhut Airbase. The battle was between elements of the ARVN 1st Airborne Headquarters and elements of the 104th Brigade, 762nd Regiment of the 9th NVA/VC Division. The battle was part of the MAG Offensive, shortly after the Tet Offensive. The siren heard is located at Tan Son Nhut Airbase.
Citation
Firefight: French National Cemetery, May 6, 1968,  06 May 1968, Bryan Grigsby Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 23 Oct. 2014. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=1048AU0801>.
Pub. Credit Line
1048AU0801, Bryan Grigsby Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
 
Added: 4 Nov 2002[Updated: 27 Nov 2013]

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