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Phu Cat Air Force Base Vietnam - DCANG 1968-1969 (Part 1 of 3)

Vietnam (Phu Cat) and Thailand (NKP) during our war days

These movies were taken by Bob Ahern during his tour of duty at Phu Cat and NKP during the Vietnam War 1971-1972. Transferred to digital format and captions added by Gary Hellyer 2014.

Phu Cat

Some of my pics and some from the net.

Phu Cat Air Base, 1966-1968

Like This Movie Trailer? Go to http://www.militaryvideo.com/ to purchase the entire video, or to see movie trailers of over 700 other military videos. This video covers activities at Phu Cat...

Remembering Col. George "Bud" Day

The Bravest Man I Ever Knew And I Knew More Than A Few A MODEL CITIZEN-SOLDIER IN THREE CONFLICTS Colonel Bud Day came out of Sioux City, Iowa and became one of America's greatest ...

1968 Phu Cat Vietnam Air Force Photos

In 1968 my father served in Vietnam at Phu Cat Air Force Base. In 2005 I made him this montage of his photos I found. In 2007 am putting it on You Tube! My hope is that other Phu Cat vets...

Twelve pilots return home after six-month deployment to Kandahar, Afghanistan!

B-roll of twelve pilots returning home after a six-month deployment in Kandahar Air field, Afghanistan. ***NOTICE: Welcome to Warfighters! The purpose of this video is documentary and historical...

Phu Cat Air Force Base Vietnam - DCANG 1968-1969 (Part 3 of 3)

Phu Cat Air Force Base Vietnam - DCANG 1968-1969 (Part 2 of 3)

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11 news items

The Patriot-News

The Patriot-News
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 05:00:01 -0800

Within months, he became a military police officer, patrolling the perimeter of Phu Cat Air Base in the Binh Dinh Province in what was then South Vietnam. The jungle around the coastal air base, like much of the Southeast Asian country, was a dense, ...
U.S. Air Force Academy Athletics (blog)
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:03:45 -0700

8 October 1969 -- First Lieutenant Max Rosen, Class of '67, is killed when his EC-47P aircraft has a fire on board and crashes southeast of Phu Cat Air Base, South Vietnam. His name appears on the War Memorial on the Academy Terrazzo. 8 October 1970 ...
Norwich Bulletin
Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:01:15 -0700

After completing survival, escape and evasion training and airborne weapons training, Ducat reported to headquarters at the 4th Air Commando Squadron in Nha Trang, Vietnam, and was assigned to Phu Cat Air Base in north-central Vietnam. "I got in just ...
Courier Mail
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 07:40:55 -0700

It was Christmas 1967 and 30,000 US servicemen were packed into the Phu Cat air base just outside Qui Nhon (also spelt Quy Nhon) on the northeast coast of South Vietnam. Les Brown and his Band of Renown played up a storm, while Raquel Welch go-go ...
mySanAntonio.com (blog)
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:22:49 -0700

“At Phu Cat Air Base, the local people wanted a medical clinic where the wet nurses could deliver babies.” Tarpley and his officers showed them how to make their own concrete blocks, helped with the design and the steel bars needed to build the clinic.
Thu, 03 Jan 2013 21:05:38 -0800

“It's lived with me to this day,” said an emotional Mansberry as he recalled the March 1, 1970, explosion that tossed him into the air as he and his fellow airmen defended Phu Cat Air Base near the coast. “Just talking about it, I can still feel my ...

FrontPage Magazine

FrontPage Magazine
Sun, 28 Jul 2013 23:49:52 -0700

In June, he became commander of an all-volunteer fighter wing operating out of the Phu Cat Air Base. He and his men were flying F-100 Super Sabres as part of a top secret program to act as Forward Air Controllers for U.S. fighter bombers operating over ...
Canon City Daily Record
Fri, 13 Sep 2013 20:22:30 -0700

From there, the wing relocated to Phu Cat Air Base in Vietnam in March 1970 to continue combat operations until it was inactivated in November 1971. Through the years, thousands of airmen and officers operated the aircraft and support operations in a ...

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