Early in Nam in Late 60's

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Early in Nam in Late 60's

Post by Surveyor » September 18th, 2018, 9:36 pm

I saw this interesting slide of an early in Nam currently on ebay … 2D 9239. Image title states Nov. 1969. This is a reduced image. Unfortunately I can't make out the text just behind the driver on larger version.

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1960 M151 Run #1 (working on it)
"There is one nut on a M151 that is very difficult to remove....." - K8icu
"She ain't a Cadillac and she ain't a Rolls, But there ain't nothin' wrong with the radio" - Aaron Tippin
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Re: Early in Nam in Late 60's

Post by rickf » September 18th, 2018, 9:47 pm

Here is a bigger version but I still can't make it out.

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1964 M151A1
1984 M1008
1967 M416
04/1952 M100
12/1952 M100- Departed
AN/TSQ-114A Trailblazer- Gone

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Re: Early in Nam in Late 60's

Post by rickf » September 18th, 2018, 9:55 pm

If you click on the picture it opens in a new window and if you click it again it doubles in size, still can't read it since the resolution just isn't there.
1964 M151A1
1984 M1008
1967 M416
04/1952 M100
12/1952 M100- Departed
AN/TSQ-114A Trailblazer- Gone

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Re: Early in Nam in Late 60's

Post by Surveyor » September 18th, 2018, 10:47 pm

I reduced the original so it looked better on the site, the right side was getting cut off on my screen.
1960 M151 Run #1 (working on it)
"There is one nut on a M151 that is very difficult to remove....." - K8icu
"She ain't a Cadillac and she ain't a Rolls, But there ain't nothin' wrong with the radio" - Aaron Tippin
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Re: Early in Nam in Late 60's

Post by SEABEE62 » September 19th, 2018, 9:25 pm

my first observation is....it looks like at one of the air strips we ( seabees ) built in VN...looks like some of the equipment we used, including a rock crusher on site....still, a bit fuzzy tho. Just a thought....Seabee
1971 M151A2 MUTT , M416 trailer
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Re: Early in Nam in Late 60's

Post by rickf » September 19th, 2018, 9:39 pm

Damn Seabees smoking in the ammo dump again! Stolen Marlboros at that! :twisted: :twisted: :twisted: :twisted:
1964 M151A1
1984 M1008
1967 M416
04/1952 M100
12/1952 M100- Departed
AN/TSQ-114A Trailblazer- Gone

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Re: Early in Nam in Late 60's

Post by Mark » September 19th, 2018, 11:15 pm

I showed this to my apple computer expert, to see if she could do something to read the words on the left rear fender, no, the photo is of too poor quality to do so.But she still wants me to buy a new laptop(mine is 10 years old)
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1968 m274A5
1960 m151
1981 m151A2
1964 m416
1971 m416

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