The American Soldier at LZ X-Ray

By Army.milFebruary 26, 2007

UH-1 aircraft of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, carry wounded 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry Soldiers away during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
1 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – UH-1 aircraft of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, carry wounded 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry Soldiers away during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, on the radio during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
2 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, on the radio during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
3 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
4 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A wounded Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, is attended to by fellow comrades during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
5 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A wounded Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, is attended to by fellow comrades during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, carry a wounded comrade to a waiting UH-1 of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
6 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, carry a wounded comrade to a waiting UH-1 of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
7 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, gathered together heating rations during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
8 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, gathered together heating rations during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
9 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A wounded Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, is assisted by two fellow comrades during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
10 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A wounded Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, is assisted by two fellow comrades during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
11 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
A wounded Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, is watched over by a fellow comrade during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
12 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A wounded Soldier of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, is watched over by a fellow comrade during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
During the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam, a UH-1 of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, takes off after being unloaded of water and other supplies.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
13 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – During the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam, a UH-1 of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, takes off after being unloaded of water and other supplies. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
During the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam, a UH-1 of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, takes off after being unloaded of water and other supplies.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
14 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – During the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam, a UH-1 of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, takes off after being unloaded of water and other supplies. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
During the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam, the wounded are rushed to the waiting UH-1 of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965) "
15 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – During the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam, the wounded are rushed to the waiting UH-1 of the 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965) " (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL
LTC Hal Moore, Commander of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, on the radio during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam.  Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)"
16 / 16 Show Caption + Hide Caption – LTC Hal Moore, Commander of the 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry, on the radio during the fight for LZ X-Ray in the Ia Drang Valley of Vietnam. Photo extracted from US Army motion picture footage. (Nov 1965)" (Photo Credit: US Army) VIEW ORIGINAL