Tag Archives: MACV-SOG
American is still Looking
Name: John Hartley Robertson Rank/Branch: E7/US Army Special Forces Unit: C & C North, MACV-SOG, 5th SFG Date of Birth: 25 O...
CCS Trains Cambodians
Cambodian Incursion, 1970 — Part Three By How Miller I wrote about the overt operations that were carried out during the Cambodian In...
MACV RECONDO SCHOOL
By Kenn Miller, Recondo #1096 Concerned that his division’s paratroopers needed more intensive training in raiding and reconnaissan...
On 25 November 1970, Edward Ziobron volunteered to join a Hatchet Force platoon into Laos. Their mission was to raid an NVA regimental ...
SFC Gilbert Lee Hamilton, FOB-1
SFC Gilbert Lee Hamilton, FOB-1, who was awarded the DSC for his actions on January 17, 1968. He was on his 4th tour in Vietnam. As you...
Remembrance: Everette Cofer’s Last Mission
By Stephen L. Boylan “I am not sure of the exact date but I remember it was around the 1st or 2nd of April that the team was inserted ...
HALO history was made in SOG
Into the late 1960’s and early 1970’s, MACV-SOG’s infiltration into Laos, Cambodia and North Vietnam became a major problem. Time and ...
Beverage Run to Dong Ha
By: Bob Donoghue Location: FOB-3 Mai LocDate: September 25th , 1968Mission: Take One 2 ½ ton (Deuce and a half) truck with HF Eldorado...
The Jim Bolen SOG Interviews Part 8: Extraction by Helicopter
By Peter Alan Lloyd PAL: Jim, a number of times in your book No Guts, No Glory and in our previous interviews you’ve touchedon helicop...