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November 1964 - South Vietnam


NH 93796:   USS Princeton (LPH-5), Marine UH-34 helicopters prepare to deliver food relief supplies to north South Vietnam, in late 1964.    NHHC Photograph Collection.
Caption: NH 93796: USS Princeton (LPH-5), Marine UH-34 helicopters prepare to deliver food relief supplies to north South Vietnam, in late 1964. NHHC Photograph Collection.

NH 93797:  USS Princeton (LPH-5), U.S. Marines loading relief supplies on a USMC/Sikorsky Ch-34 helicopter for delivery to South Vietnam.   NHHC Photograph Collection.
Caption: NH 93797: USS Princeton (LPH-5), U.S. Marines loading relief supplies on a USMC/Sikorsky Ch-34 helicopter for delivery to South Vietnam. NHHC Photograph Collection.

USS Princeton (LPH-5) completed seven days of humanitarian relief (1,300 tons of supplies) to the Quang Tri, Quang Ngai, and Binh Dinh provinces of South Vietnam which suffered damage from typhoon and floods.  


NH 93798:  USS Princeton (LPH-5), General William Westmoreland, COMUSMACV (left), with Captain Paul J. Knapp, USN, Commanding Officer of Princeton, on the ship’s flight deck, on the occasion of her delivery of food relief supplies to South Vietnam.   NHHC Photograph collection.
Caption: NH 93798: USS Princeton (LPH-5), General William Westmoreland, COMUSMACV (left), with Captain Paul J. Knapp, USN, Commanding Officer of Princeton, on the ship’s flight deck, on the occasion of her delivery of food relief supplies to South Vietnam. NHHC Photograph collection.
Published: Tue Apr 28 13:29:50 EDT 2020