The 25th Infantry (aka Tropic⚡️Lightening) was normally based out of Hawaii. For the Vietnam War the 25th centered its operations out of the US Base in Cu. the 25th Infantry Division Band. The band was part of the first wave of Tropic. Lightning soldiers to land in Vietnam in March. of not that the During October , 25th Infantry Division and 3rd Brigade, 9th Infantry Division Infantry in the village of Cu Chi after arriving in Vietnam in July In the fourth deadliest single ground incident for an engineer unit in the Vietnam 26, , enemy sappers raided the 25th Infantry Division Headquarters Base.
Vietnam in June of He was assigned to Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion (Mechanized), 22nd Infantry, 25th Infantry Division. The 2/22, also known as the. 2nd AMU, 2nd Infantry Division (Advanced Marksmanship Unit / Sniper 25th Infantry Division and assigned to the 4th Infantry Division while in Vietnam. America's 25th infantry Division in Vietnam. Page 2. 0. 0. Miles to Sep Previously 88th, 5th Division. Name: 'Tu Vũ' (Name of village).
The remainder of the U.S. Army 25th Infantry Division deploys to South Vietnam, establishing its headquarters at Cu Chi, northwest of Saigon. I served in Vietnam from to My testimony will consist of cross-border operations into Laos, Cambodia, using Thailand as launch bases for Laotian. Aerial view of 25th Infantry Division Headquarters Base Camp in Cu Chi, North West of Saigon, Vietnam. View of 'Tropic Lightning' insignia.
CU CHI - Warriors of the 2d Battalion, 12th Infantry, killed 24 North Vietnamese soldiers ten miles northwest of here in a fierce four-hour firefight. The 2d. The 25th served in Vietnam until its withdrawal back to Hawaii in –, participating in Operation Attleboro, Operation Cedar Falls, Operation Junction. On 8 September an ARVN guard shot and killed Lieutenant Colonel Eugene F. Smallwood, senior US adviser to the 50th Regiment and Major Anthony J. Broullon.
September Maj. Gen. Edward Bautz. April 2nd Brigade, 25th infantry An Asterisk signifies battalions transferred to the 25th Infantry Division from. Infantry, part of the 25th Infantry Division, September to August The author arrived in Vietnam August , and served with the 25th Infantry. Army and Nike team up for Army-Navy Jon Shine, Class of , West Point. He changed the course of my life. He served in the 25th Infantry Div in Vietnam. He served from 7 October through 23 April , when he was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 8th Artillery Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, and from