Category Archives: Feature Stories

In Honor Of Vietnam Veterans Day

March 29, 2016: On this Vietnam Veterans Day, a video I put together to honor all 3/17th Air Cav Troopers, from Vietnam to the present. I believe A Troop is currently deployed in Afghanistan. We have a LONG legacy of … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Vietnam Veterans

Submitted by fellow Spur, Clayton Marsh:  

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Veterans Day 2015

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Requiem For A Soldier

Submitted by fellow Spur, John “Waldo” Pepper with lyrics below: Requiem for a Soldier You never lived to see What you gave to me One shining dream of hope and love Life and liberty With a host of brave unknown … Continue reading

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Faces Never Forgotten with Joe Galloway

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A Viet Nam Veteran’s Forest of Souls

Geoff Steiner, a Vietnam combat vet, shows the forest he has planted in honor of the American dead and missing from that war. On the course of his tour, he reveals a secret that still haunts him to this day. … Continue reading

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Silver Spurs: Brothers In Arms

Video dedicated to all my fellow Silver Spurs – Bear:

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In Remembrance 2015 by Dan Sutherland

A very special Spur poem/video tribute by Dan in honor of our fallen Spurs this Memorial Day:

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The OH-6 Helicopter

Submitted by Waldo, an Army Training Film:

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Return to Southeast Asia by Decker A. Decker

A very special slideshow by our Spur Engine Shop NCOIC, Decker A. Decker. I really enjoyed putting this together with Decker because I feel this is a very special photo tour and hope all Spurs enjoy the tour! – Bear

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Hero – Silver Spurs

A very important part of our Spur history, our ventures into Cambodia in 1970 & 1971 – Bear: It is important to understand that when the Spurs were supporting the ARVN thrust deep into Cambodia in 1971, a similar operation … Continue reading

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Great Special Veteran Projects by KOMO-TV4

Shared with us for our use by then KOMO-TV producer and Special Projects Manager, Doug Tolmie. These are special memories for Pam and myself. Hope you enjoy them! – Bear Dog Tags, 1998: Vietnam Wall Experience 2001:

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Special Tribute to the Ladies of the Vietnam War

Post by Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund.  

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Texas Capitol Vietnam Veterans Monument (Texas Country Reporter)

An OUTSTANDING video on the Vietnam Veterans Monument in Austin, Texas, brought to my attention by Spur 3, Chuck Oualline:

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Vietnam POW 40th Reunion News Coverage

Submitted by fellow Spur, Clayton Marsh. Description: On May 24, 1973, President and First Lady Nixon hosted American Prisoners of War held captive in Vietnam for the largest dinner ever held at the White House. 40 years later, the Richard … Continue reading

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