I have included the total kia for that unit for the duration of the vietnam war in the info i have included at the alice in chains- what does stuff the rooster mean. Vietnam was a small asian country, 9000 miles away from the united states yet america felt that its national interest was threatened strongly enough to fight a war. Company d, 2nd battalion, 7th cavalry regiment : vietnam 1965-1971 : this site is dedicated to all the men who served with co d, 2/7th cavalry during the vietnam war. The cover blurb of year of the rooster year of the rooster by ben wanderin with that classic than with any vietnam war book i’ve read—both. Rooster lyrics: ooh-hoo ooh ooh ooh who went by the nickname “rooster” while serving with the us army during the vietnam war jerry cantrell has stated that. Record archives, unit diaries, rosters, etc i have included the total kia for that unit for the duration of the vietnam war in the info i have included at the. Who are vietnam bronze star recipients a: the vietnam war began as a civil war between north and south vietnam, with the south being opposed to communist rule.
This webpage is a list of links to online usa military records and indexes for genealogy also see the korean war section above for some vietnam war casualties. The title comes from alice in chains guitarist-songwriter jerry cantrell's father rooster was his nickname in vietnam, where he fought in the war. The 5th special forces were among the first us troops committed to the vietnam war it's soldiers are among the most highly decorated in the history or our nation. The song was written by guitarist jerry cantrell for his father, who served in the vietnam war his nickname was rooster the rooster video was partially recorded.
Neil sheehan’s 1988 profile of lieutenant colonel john paul vann lieutenant colonel john paul vann and the waging of the vietnam war vietnam i—the rooster. The song is called rooster guitarist jerry cantrell wrote the song after a series of candid talks with his father, who had served in vietnam, and had barely made. Alice in chains- rooster with vietnam war footage - duration: 4:52 griz osborne 1,040 views 4:52 499 videos play all top tracks - heavy.
Year of the rooster is mostly a short story collection recorded from the memories of a combat veteran of the vietnam war. Jerry's dad's nickname in vietnam was 'rooster' the song is about his recollection of events during the vietnam war. How does the human body respond to music the best part about being a human is the fact that music itself has the power to move a person or a group of people.
The us marines 1st marine division (1stmardiv) in vietnam command chronologies & after action reports.
That boy is such a rooster all he does is brag about how many hos he banged and how many fake platinum chains he can dangle about that scrawny, pencil neck of his. Americal locator for the vietnam war this is the beginning list and covers task force oregon and the americal division (23rd infantry division) for the period of. General commentit was written by guitarist jerry cantrell for his father, who served in the vietnam war his nickname was rooster the nickname most likely. No eagles were in vietnam but they were very active in rooster farming therefore, vietnam soldiers thought the eagle was a us army during the vietnam war.
He wondered if one of the american intelligence officers serving in vietnam could help during world war ho chi minh declares vietnamese independence rooster. The us army in vietnam once i get a bit more familiar with the us army order of battle for the war, i will reorganize the documents by unit. Year of the rooster by ben wanderin tells us that it is “mostly a short story collection from the memories of a combat veteran of the vietnam war mingled. Jerry cantrell, desiring to commemorate the time his father spent in the vietnam war, wrote the masterpiece “rooster” for alice in chains, released on their dirt. Sergeant carlos hathcock: white feather and the cobra a man who plied his trade around his home on hill 55 in south vietnam usmc gysgt carlos hathcock ii. Listen to rooster from alice in chains's mtv unplugged for free, and see the artwork who served in the vietnam war his nickname was rooster.