Features
Articles, Pictures, Recordings, and other Items of Interest

 

 

ARTICLES

Hell Rains Down

SitRep All Secure

Why I like Marines

What They Carried

Big Dummy on a Tarmac

Higher Power

The Monument & The Myth

A Poem by Bob Chatigny

Robert Hays on LZ Neville

Feb. 25,1969 + 32 Years

General Raymond Davis

One Marine, One Ship

Taps

H & I's: Why We Lost the War

Memorial Day

Vietnam Era MOS Guide

Cover of Life Magazine, November, 1968  LZ Russell had been in operation for one month.

 

Cover of Playboy Magazine, Nov., 1968

 

VOICES FROM THE PAST

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LZ Russell Time - 25:21

LZ Neville Time: 37:42

Listen to Situation Report debriefings of the February 25, 1969 attack by North Vietnamese Army Suicide Sappers.  These tapes were made in 1969!  Files may take a few moments to buffer.

OFFICIAL LZ RUSSELL TATTOO

 

 

 

 

This award winning work of art, painstakingly acquired by John Monkewicz, is an amazing honorarium to the families of those who died on LZ Russell, both American and Vietnamese.

 

 

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS

 

The proud tradition of the United States Marine Corps continues into the 3rd Millennium.  It is still a great place for a kid to get off on the right foot as an adult.  Technology has taken quantum leaps since the Vietnam era, but the spirit of the Marine Corps lives on.

 

OFFICIAL LZ TOUR GUIDE

If you plan to visit Vietnam, you would do well to contact Duy (pronounced zwee).  He has done a fine job as a tour guide for many LZ Russell members.

 

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Updated: 07 Jul 2009