Images November 10, 2017



US Military Police Jeep WW2


Spc. 4 Dale Tauer, a member of the 101st Airborne, holds an M-79 grenade launcher as he sits atop a hill in Vietnam. It was just before “The Battle of Ripcord,” one of the largest battles of the war, that soured the American public on Vietnam

He survived Battle of Ripcord with 101st Airborne in Vietnamby Don Moore
Dale Tauer of Punta Gorda, Fla. was a member of the 1st. Battalion, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division–The Screaming Eagles. In July 1970 he fought on a hill top in The Battle of Ripcord, the last major battle involving Americans in Vietnam’s A-Shau Valley against the 324th Division of the North Vietnamese Army.