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Clyde "Rowdy" Yates

Wanette, OK

32D

313th Radio Research Battalion



The following pictures were taken during a ceremony where Rowdy received the actual medals that he earned in Vietnam. The presentation was made by Congresswoman Mary Fallin who arranged for the medals to be awarded.

Presentation Ceremony Presentation Ceremony Presentation Ceremony

Congresswoman Fallin's Speech


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313th Radio Research Battalion


Easy time off Co. area Nha Trang

Easy time off Co. area Nha Trang

Jungle near Nha Trang

Jungle near Nha Trang

Getting ready for T.S. courier

Getting ready for T.S. courier

Ready for courier run

Ready for courier run

Checking out .45 cal pistol

Checking out .45 cal pistol

Dragon Mountain 374th RR Co after courier run

Dragon Mountain 374th RR Co after courier run

With my M-14

With my M-14

   

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Puff The Magic Dragon Near Nha Trang


Puff DC-3 aircraft with million candle watt flares

Puff DC-3 aircraft with million candle watt flares

Puff going away

Puff going away

This image shows the flare & Puff

This image shows the flare & Puff

Puff going left to right & flare

Puff going left to right & flare

Up close of Puff firing left to right

Up close of Puff firing left to right

   

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Sometimes we just monkey around
The Korean White Horse Division had this monkey


Love to drink Cokes (Sgt. Coke forgotten his name)

Love to drink Cokes (Sgt. Coke forgotten his name)

Love to drink Cokes

Love to drink Cokes

Monkeying around!

Monkeying around!

Monkeying around!

Monkeying around!

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374th RRC, Dragon Mountain, Central Highlands


Listening Post

Listening Post

H.Q. 4th Infantry Bn.

H.Q. 4th Infantry Bn.

Old French Gun

Old French Gun

Bunker

Bunker

Bunker

Bunker

105mm gun in front of 4th Inf. Div.

105mm gun in front of 4th Inf. Div.

4th Infantry Division

4th Infantry Division

Dragon Mountain

Dragon Mountain

Dragon Mountain

Dragon Mountain

Dragon Mountain

Dragon Mountain

Sign showing the way home & how far

Sign showing the way home & how far

Fire base south of Dragon Mountain

Fire base south of Dragon Mountain

Fish trap south of Dragon Mountain

Fish trap south of Dragon Mountain

Helicopter landing pad, Dragon Mountain

Helicopter landing pad, Dragon Mountain

Listening chopper I rode in, Dragon Mountain

Listening chopper I rode in, Dragon Mountain

Chinook, Dragon Mountain

Chinook, Dragon Mountain

Cobra, Dragon Mountain

Cobra, Dragon Mountain

Cockpit of Huey chopper, Nha Trang

Cockpit of Huey chopper, Nha Trang

Cobra, Dragon Mountain

Cobra, Dragon Mountain

Different aircraft, Dragon Mountain

Different aircraft, Dragon Mountain

C-130 with body bags

C-130 with body bags

Listening airplanes

Listening airplanes

Caribou on landing, flew back to Nha Trang on it

Caribou on landing, flew back to Nha Trang on it

Kaman HH-43 Huskie, Air force rescue helicopter

Kaman HH-43 Huskie, Air force rescue helicopter

Cobra

Cobra

Prop on Huey chopper

Prop on Huey chopper

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313th Radio Research Battalion Nha Trang


Company Area

Company Area

Company Area

Company Area

Bunker

Bunker

USO Show

USO Show

Pets

Pets

Pets

Pets

Pets

Pets

Co House girls

Co House girls

Co house girls

Co house girls

Co house girls

Co house girls

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

Army buddies

VC Mountain

VC Mountain

Artillery base on our perimeter

Artillery base on our perimeter

Artillery base on our perimeter

Artillery base on our perimeter

Artillery base on our perimeter

Artillery base on our perimeter

175mm Gun

175mm Gun

175mm Gun

175mm Gun

80mm Mortar

80mm Mortar

155mm Gun

155mm Gun

Attack on VC in caves

Attack on VC in caves

Co area, mountains

Co area, mountains

Co area, mountains

Co area, mountains

Co area, mountains

Co area, mountains

Armored Cavalry Assault Vehicle, taken from hotel room in Nha Trang

Armored Cavalry Assault Vehicle, taken from hotel room in Nha Trang

   

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Supply run from Nha Trang to Cam Ranh Bay


Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Supply run

Rubber tree plantations

Rubber tree plantations

Mountains

Mountains

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Buddhist Temple


Going across river to Buddhist Temple

Going across river to Buddhist Temple

Going across river to Buddhist Temple

Going across river to Buddhist Temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

Rock off shore with handprint in rock of wife waiting for fisherman husband to come back home

Rock off shore with handprint in rock of wife waiting for fisherman husband to come back home

   

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Buddhist Temple, Nha Trang


Buddhist temple near Nha Trang Buddhist temple near Nha Trang Buddhist temple near Nha Trang Buddhist temple near Nha Trang
Buddhist temple near Nha Trang Buddhist temple near Nha Trang Buddhist temple near Nha Trang Buddhist temple near Nha Trang

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Local Vietnamese People


Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese people
Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese people City of Saigon Local Vietnamese people
Local Vietnamese people City of Saigon Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese people,
Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese people
Local Vietnamese people Local Vietnamese girl and Rowdy    

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Captured Viet Cong Weapons


Captured VC arms

Captured VC arms

Captured VC arms

Captured VC arms

Captured VC arms

Captured VC arms

Captured 12 MM rocket

Captured 12 MM rocket

Four block area of damage by VC

Four block area of damage by VC

Houses and residents on water

Houses and residents on water

Houses and residents on water

Houses and residents on water

   

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Nha Trang Orphanage


Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage
Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage
Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage Nha Trang orphanage

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Air shots of Vietnam


Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam
Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam
Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam
Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam Air shots of Vietnam  

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Ground shots of Vietnam


Ground shots of Vietnam

Ground shot of Vietnam

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

Rice paddies in Nha Trang

Rice paddies in Nha Trang

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

600 AD Buddhist temple

Goat herd in the Nha Trang

Goat herd in the Nha Trang

Tray Island GI radio station

Tray Island GI radio station



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