April 30 1968 - Black Knights

April 30 1968 – Attack on 3rd/5th Squadron Command Post - 10 US KIA.

KIAs  include: Charles Lee Frisby, Eddie Augustus Gardner, John Anthony Glorioso, Rollie Melvin Northouse, Johnny Gene Reid, Alexander Tsiros, Marcello Garza C Troop and Michael Santos HHT, Paul Miller HHT, Alfred Wolfe HHT.

 

 On May 6, 1LT. William Lendell Rushing dies in US hospital from burns received in the 30 April action.

 

Our thanks toMarvin "Doc"  Davis for the update to the time line.