The following pix are from Jesse Overbaugh Jesse was with HHT from Feb 69 to Feb 70. His MOS's were 44c20 and a 63c20 (Track Vehicle Mechanic and Welder). He worked out of Thunder One and Two and was at FSB Doc as well as all the other places the cav went in Vietnam. He was on the M88 VTR with Charlie Cole, Henry and Meagher. Other names he recalls are Jughead(nickname), Terrill, Carvajal, Sgt.Sanders, Macdonald(from Ohio), E-8 Herndon, Lt. Phillips(KIA rat patrol), Smitty died(was run over by a VTR) a few days after Jessie left Vietnam. E-mail Jesse


Recent picture of Jesse

 


A 12 cyl, fuel injected, gasoline engine out of VTR

 


French Home Tank and Personnel Carrier

 


In front of barracks @ Lai Khe

 


Hadquarters Co. Lai Khe barracks

 


Bob Hope Show Charlie Cole without shirt wearing boonie hat

 


Fire Base (believe)Thunder One

 


Headquarters VTR (maybe) Jessie

 


Headquarters VTR

 


Jessie O.

 


Jessie standing in front of Personnel Carrier his friend was killed on (A-29)

 


Jughead (standing) wounded at DOC need name for the one laughing

 


Lai Khe MotorPool area 69-70

 


Lai Khe MotorPool work area

 


Lai Khe Motorpool

 


Lai Khe, Tracks being worked on

 


Laundry Girls @ Lai Khe

 


Meagher, mechanic on Headquarters VTR

 


Motorpool during monsoon

 


Need Name, Mechanic @ Thunder One

 


Need Names one without glasses was wounded 7 times

 


Quarter Cav Mechanics showers, unknown person

 


Showers @ Thunder One and Ammo Boxes for bunkers

 


Smitty (believe) He was killed a few days after I left Late Feb. 1970

 


Thunder One Artillery being shot into tree line

 


Thunder One My Barricks made of Ammo Boxes

 


Thunder One, pulling in a CBL'ed Tank 69-70

 


unknown.mechanic

 


Vietnamese civillians on way to work

 


Vietnamese House

 


VTR Thunder One

 


VTR

 


Zippo-Flame Thrower @ Lai Khe

More pictures from the Bob Hope Show below


Charlie Cole and Jesse


French Home 1969