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Augusta veterans remember Vietnam buildup 50 years ago

...tried to say he wasn't qualified.Hunt was persuaded and assigned as a Signal Corps advisor to the Vietnamese 5th Infantry Division. He didn't even know where Vietnam was.Hunt, who now lives in Augusta, arrived in Vietnam in August 1964...
Veteran remembers Christmas Eve attack

...sent to the replacement depot in Belgium and then returned to America and began readying to invade Japan with the 5th Infantry Division. But on Aug. 6, 1945, the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. Japan surrendered Aug. 15, officially ending...