VIETNAM OPERATIONAL TIMELINE: 1970
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From the Daily Journals of the 1/14th
April May June July
Day at Camp Enarie from the photos of David "Doc" Brown
(Pleiku) from the photos of Randy Bauman
The 4th Infantry Division relocated from Pleiku to An
from the photos of Randy Bauman
Base Camp at An
Khe from the photos of (Sgt.) Don Price
Khe Base Camp from photos of Randy Bauman
from photos of Randy Bauman
Hard Times (Bravo)
Times from photos of David "Doc" Brown
Times from the photos of Randy Bauman
LZ Hard Times/Another
View from the photos of Wayne Muhr C Btry 6/29th
Late April 1970
Battalion Commander, LTC Andrew
Simko, was killed in a helicopter crash, during a
multi-battalion encirclement operation North of AnKhe. He was
followed by temporary Battalion Commander, LTC
Robert Naylor. The 4 rifle company commanders at that time
were: Cpt. Jimmy Wheeler, Alpha Co;
Cpt. Jerry Roberts, B Co;
Cpt. Gordon Anderson, Charlie Co;
and Cpt. Bob Pickett,
14th INFANTRY PRESS
COVERAGE: April-Oct: by Stephen Heck
Into Cambodia... Operation "Tame The West"
"One Man's Memory of
Cambodia" by Lt. Colonel Robert L. Pickett (retired)
Convoy from Camp Radcliff to
LTC. Naylor, the
Dragon, Maj. Scott, XO and Cpt. Pickett, OPS
Dragon/Cambodia from the photos of David "Doc" Brown
Dragon/Another view from the photos of Wayne Muhr C Battert, 6/29th
COMMAND ROSTER 5/70-12/70
XO: 1st Lt. William (Wild Bill) Cody
BRAVO COMPANY: Commander: Cpt. Jerry Roberts
DELTA COMPANY: Commander: Cpt. Robert Pickett
1st Sergeant: Gene
1st Platoon: 1st Lt. Robert E. Szigethy
PSG... SSG McCormick
2nd Platoon: ???
PSG... SFC Breidinger
3d Platoon: No officer. Led by PSG Bill
KIA Sp4 Eugenio Barbosa-Oyola
KIA Pfc. Horacio A.
Fonseca-Vargas C Co.
KIA Pfc. Charles Koon C Co.
KIA Sp4. Philip Bennett HQ Co. .
4 KIA from Bravo Co. when their helicopter was shot
1st Lt. Dennis Dotson,
SP4 Robert Goselin
Pfc. Robert Hill
SP4 Steven Stefanski.
1st Battalion was reduced to zero strength at An Khe,
Vietnam, with the exception of a battalion color guard, which returned
the regimental and 1st Battalion colors to Schofield Barracks.
The 1st Battalion was reassigned to the 25th Division
and the 3rd Battalion, 14th Infantry, was inactivated with it's
personnel and equipment reassigned to the 1st Battalion.
Feb-Apr 4th Div Ops Report
May-Jul 4th Div Ops Report
Aug-Oct 4th Div Ops Report
(Thanks to Kevan Welch, D Co
for above Reports)