4 December 1967 – On this day during the Vietnam War: U.S. and South Vietnamese forces engage Viet Cong troops in the Mekong Delta. (1) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69nxwf1s7Tw&lc=z223xp2ybzj2zfvws04t1aokgti0lg43uezcimvwos4kbk0h00410 (1) Wikipedia
Preferred Name: Dick
Date of Birth: May 21, 1943
Highest Military Grade: 0-4 – Major
Hometown: Charleston, WV
Dick Garrett flew the F-100 from 3/1968-9/1968 with the 481st Tactical Fighter Squadron, F-100 RTU at Cannon AFB, NM, and from 11/1968-11/1969 with the 416th Tactical Fighter Squadron, out of Phu Cat AB and Tuy Hoa AB, RVN.