12 x Vintage 1958 Kodachrome Color Slides - FT. RILEY, KS - Maneuver/Base Scenes For Sale
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12 x Vintage 1958 Kodachrome Color Slides - FT. RILEY, KS - Maneuver/Base Scenes:
12 x Vintage 1958 Kodachrome Color Slides - FT. RILEY, KS - Maneuver/Base Scenes
Slide List Description:
Fire Power Demon. M-59 APC's advancing
Pentomic Firepower live-fire demonstration – M-48 tanks at center; M-59 armored personnel carriers at left.
M-59 armored personnel carrier – it mounts a .50 cal. machine gun
H21C choppers flying the contours to reinforce the troops on the objective.
H21C helicopter resupplying ammo in firepower demonstration
H21-C “Shawnee” helicopter, carries crew of 2 and 20 fully-equipped troops.
M-48s advance followed by M-59 APC's – smoke on objective is from white phosphorus artillery & mortar rounds.
Inf. Rifle squad loads into an M-59 APC – ramp has been dropped for them to enter.
The 1st Division's recon. Squadron's barracks on Custer Hill.
Gambler and Chief – the last two cavalry horses in the U.S. Army. One is 24 years old; the other is 26.
Union Pacific locomotive on display.
First territorial capitol of Kansas