Vinh Long

1963

Photos provided by Robert Whittaker.

Vinh Long airfield, May 1963, just after the 114th Avn. Co. arrived.

        Military Policeman Ken Meyers at the airfield gate.   Ken would pull a second tour with the 560th as an NCO in 1966.   

SP/4 Nelson on the road leading away from the airfield gate.

 The 114th Avn. Co. Flight Ops building, circa 1963.

The Vinh Long airfield Motor Pool, during monsoon, 1963.

Vietnamese worker heading home from the airfield with the catch of the day.

A view of the Mekong from the Bungalow Bar, a favorite watering hole in 1963.  Did they have Saigon Tea in 1963?

 

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