• Letter detailing Song Be search-and-destroy mission

    Ammons, Christopher D., 1948

    Five-page handwritten letter from Christopher Ammons to his family describing a 7-day search and destroy mission in the woods of Song Be. Ammons's company located Viet-Cong base camps and bunkers as t…

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  • Company D working at Chorwon Valley bunker fabrication site

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    Photo taken in the Chorwon Valley at a bunker fabrication site. Logs are being notched and cut to make bunkers to be assembled at the front. The logs were numbered and fit together like a puzzle. This…

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  • Supply route to western front at the Hook

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This is a photo of the back of a hill that is located on the western front near the Hook. A supply route road up to the front can be seen. A vehicle and big drums are visible; the drums might contain…

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  • Western front of the Korean War

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    Photo taken on the western front of the Korean War in the Kumhwa region. On the hill were bunkers on the MLR (main line of resistance). Camouflage nets to inhibit the enemy's view can be seen in this…

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  • Engineers building a bunker for a general

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    Brock's fellow soldier, Carl Langley, is on the right; an unidentified soldier is on the left. These engineers are building a bunker in a safe area for a general. It is located out of range, so they d…

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  • Supply route road leading up to the Kumhwa front

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This is a road in Korea in the Kumhwa area. There is a hill leading up to the front. The road leading to the front is used as a supply route. The edge of a bunker and a vehicle behind it are barely vi…

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  • Foggy day at Vung Chua Mountain base

    Ammons, Christopher D., 1948

    View of Vung Chua Mountain on a foggy day. The base and array of signals are pictured on the left. Two soldiers can be seen sitting on top of a concrete bunker in the center of the frame.

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  • Soldier resting during a patrol near Vung Chua Mountain

    Ammons, Christopher D., 1948

    A soldier sitting in the grass and resting during a patrol. He is holding an M-16 rifle and has a set of keys attached to his uniform. His name appears to be "Metzger."

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  • Brock and Martinez at the 2nd Engineers bunker fabrication site

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    Brock on the left, and Martinez on the right at the bunker fabrication site. Brock has one hand at his waist and one arm slung over Martinez's shoulders. Pictured in the image are trucks and bunkers a…

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  • Brock in foreground as 2nd Engineers build bunker for general

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    Here engineers are seen building a special bunker for a general. The ones for the front were built out of raw material to fit together like a puzzle. This one was special. It had 12 x 12 posts and was…

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  • Bunker or guard station on Vung Chua Mountain

    Ammons, Christopher D., 1948

    One of the many concrete bunkers on Vung Chua Mountain that defended the signal station. The photograph was likely taken at night and is illuminated by the base lights.

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  • Army truck at base of hill on the back side of the Korean War front

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This image depicts the back side of the front. A number of bunkers are shown, and an Army truck is at the base of the hill. One of the structures may be a medic area. Partially visible are caves, rock…

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  • Road leading up to front close to the Hook

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This is the front or MLR (main line of resistance) close to the Hook. An American flag, a vehicle, and a bunker can be seen. Trenches were over the hill. The road pictured leads up to the front. The m…

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  • Fencing at the Hook front delineate minefields present

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    This is on the western front next to the Hook, Brock's last station. There is fencing in the foreground, and there were minefields along the sides of the roads at this location. Brock's girlfriend, wh…

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