Rattler/Firebird Vietnam Service
These links lead to pages that deal with our unit's service in Vietnam
between 1964 and 1971.
A searchable listing of the aircraft used by the Rattlers and Firebirds
September 1966, along with historical accident/incident reports and assignment history.
A sortable listing of the call signs used by the men in our unit.
A tribute to those men from our unit who made the ultimate sacrifice
in the service of their country.
A collection of more than 5,000 photographs taken by our men.
A large listing of "war stories" authored by the men who served with
A comprehensive listing of all awards authorized for the unit during
our Vietnam service.
A textual living history of our unit's service from its formation
in 1962, through deployment to Vietnam in 1964, to 1971 compiled
from a variety of historical documents and unit histories.
Assorted videos from our own members as well as YouTube.
Things have changed since we came home from Vietnam. It took many years,
but public perception has changed somewhat and our service is being recognized
and appreciated by most people.