Det 2, Da Nang, Red Beach transmitter hit by enemy fire on January 7, 1968.

Det 5, Hue, overun during TET '68--two killed, one executed and five became POWs and

one managed to escape during the  the battle which lasted for five days fom January 31, 1968. 

Det 1, Qui Nhon, received enemy fie to the mess hall on January 31, 1968.

A 122 mm rocket lands directly in front of the KLIK studio in January, 1968.

AFVN Saigon Headquarters suffers heavy damage due to car bomb on May 3, 1968.

​​​​​​​​Saigon Main Station

Akins, Richard C.  SP4, USA  TV, Saigon  (67-68)    BIO   TET   TAPS

Antoniweicz , John T.  TSgt, USAF  Radio, Saigon  (67-68)   TET  TAPS

Arter, Orval R.  PO1, USN  Film Librarian, Saigon (67-68)   TET

Aubuchon, John  CPL, USA  (67-68)  News, Saigon   BIO   TET   TAPS

Austin, David  SP5, USA  71R, Saigon   (67-68)   TAPS
Babcock, Michael D. "Mike"  SP5, USA  Saigon / Tuy Hoa / Qui Nhon  (66-68)   TET

Baldridge, Paul D.  SP5, USA  Announcer  (68-69)    BIO

Bamford. Clifford E.  TSgt, USAF  Engineering, Saigon  (68)

Baxter, James D. "Dan"  SP5, USA  New, Saigon  (67-68)   TET

Beard, James T.  SP5, USA  Radio, Saigon  (67-68)   TET

Beitch, Morrie P.  SP4,USA  Saigon / Tuy Hoa  (68-69)   BIO

Bemus, James C.  SN, USN  Engineering, Saigon  (68)   TET

​Bernstein, Bennett  Major, USA  Chief, TV / Network News OIC, Saigon  (67-68)   BIO

Bottoms, Paul  SP5, USA  Chu Lai / Saigon  (68-70)   BIO   TAPS
Brooks, Ralph "Toney"  SP5, USA  Saigon  (68-69)   BIO

Burcker,  Ronald W.  PFC, USA  Engineering, Saigon  (68)   TET

Burford, Robert D. "Dutch"  SP5, USA  Saigon  (68-69)   BIO

Burke, Francis K. "Frank"  SSgt, USMC  FM-Saigon  (67-68)   BIO

Burner, Leo M.  SFC, USA  Transmittter Maint. Tech., Saigon  (67-68)   TET

Burns, Donald S.  SP5, USA  Announcer, Saigon  (68-69)   BIO

Burnside, James W. "Jim"  SP5, USA  Announcer, Saigon  (67-68)   BIO   TET

Carney, Peter J. "Art"  MSgt  NCOIC, Engineering, Saigon  (67-68)   TET

Casey, Robert J. "Bob"  SP5, USA  Saigon  (68-69)    BIO   TAPS

Ciokon, Joseph F., Jr. "Joe"  JO1, USN  Radio Announcer, Saigon  (67-68)   BIO   TET

Clancy, Bernie  SGT, Australian Armed Forces  (68-69)

[Did an Aussie-Kiwi hometown newscast.]

Cluff, Preston M.  SSG, USA  Sports, Saigon  (67-71)   BIO   TET
Cole, Cedric D.  MSgt, USAF  Program Supv., News, Saigon  (67-68)   TET

Condo, Fred T.  SSgt, USMC   Transmitter, Maint. Tech., Saigon  (67-68)   TET
Cook, Joseph L. "Joe" "Fuzz" 1LT, USA  OIC, Pleku / Special Projects Officer, Saigon  (67-68)   
TET

Cox, Garry  Lcpl, NZ Army  1967-68
[Garry read the New Zealand news over AFVN radio out of Saigon.]

Crothers, Dick  SGT, Australian Armed Forces  (68-69)
[Did an Aussie-Kiwi hometown newscast.]

Dantz, Michael E.  Sgt, USMC  Film Librarian, Saigon  (67-68)

Davis, John W.  1LT, USA   Ass't Chief to Dir. of Engineering, Saigon    (67-68)   TET



Det 1, Qui Nhon

Aho, Archie R.  SSG, USA  TV Equip Maint Engr, Qui Nhon  (67-68)   TET

Babcock, Michael D. "Mike"  SP5, USA  Saigon / Tuy Hoa / Qui Nhon  (66-68)   TET

Borland, Arthur K.  RM1, USN  Saigon / Qui Nhon [Pleiku?]  (68-69)   BIO   TAPS

Canada, Ama Bryant  TSgt, USAF   Qui Nhon  (68-69)   BIO   TAPS

Davis, Howard L.  TSgt, USAF  Broadcast Specialist, Qui Nhon  (67-68)   TET   TAPS



Det 2, Da Nang


Det 3, Pleiku

Anderson, Randolph R. "Randy"  SP4, USA  Broadcast Specialist, Pleiku  (67-68)   TET

Bailey, Charles H. Jr.  SP4, USA  TV Equip. Maint. Engr., Pleiku  (67-68)   TET

Bertsch, Charles D. Jr.  SP5, USA  Announcer, Pleiku  (67-68)   TET

​Borland, Arthur K.  RM1, USN  Saigon / Qui Nhon [Pleiku?]  (68-69)   BIO   TAPS​

Boucher, Mike  SPC, USA  Pleiku (68)

Brannon, John J.  SSG, USA  Transmitter Maint. Tech., Pleiku  (67-68)   TET

Brinson, Frank  SSG, USA  Cameraman, Pleiku  (67-68)

Brooks, Richard  SP5, USA  Pleiku  (68-69)   BIO   TET

Cook, Joseph L. "Joe" "Fuzz" 1LT, USA  OIC, Pleku / Special Projects Officer, Saigon  (67-68)   TET

Crider, Larry  SP4, USA  Pleiku  (68-69)   BIO

Cutlip, Homer  S. "Hal"  1stLt, USMC  OIC, Nha Trang - Dong Ba Thin / OIC, Pleiku  (68-69)   BIO    TAPS

Dawson, Quinton H.  SP5, USA  Announcer,  Pleiku  (66-68)   TET
Dearth, Alan W.  PO3, USN  Engineering, Saigon  (68)


Det 4, Nha Trang / Hon Tre / Dong Ba Thin

Berg. John R.  SP4, USA  Nha Trang (67-68)   TET

Black, James H.  SP4, USA  Hon Tre  (68-72)   BIO​

Blosser, Victor L.  Sgt, USMC  Transmitter Maint. Tech., Nha Trang  (67-68)

Bozarth, William F. "Bill"  1LT, USA  Network TV OIC, Saigon / OIC, Nha Trang  - Dong Ba Thin  (68-69)   BIO

Candelario, Frank R.  GySgt, USMC  Program Supervisor, Nha Trang  (67-68)   TET

Carita, Ronald  Sgt, USMC  Nha Trang  (68-69)   TAPS

Corprew, Joseph B.  PFC, USA  Cameraman, Nha Trang  (67-68)   TET

Cutlip, Homer  S. "Hal"  1stLt, USMC  OIC, Nha Trang - Dong Ba Thin / OIC, Pleiku  (68-69)   BIO    TAPS



Det 5, Hue

Anderson, John T.  MSG, USA  Broadcast Specialist, Hue (67-68)   BIO  TET   POW   TAPS

Bagwell, John F.  SP5, USA  Hue  (67-68)   BIO    TET

Deering, John A.  Cpl, USMC  Video Operator, Hue  (67-68)   BIO   TET   POW    TAPS

DiBernardo, James V. 1stLt, USMC  OIC, Hue  (67-68)   BIO   TET   POW   TAPS​



Det 5, Quang Tri

Deaner, Thomas  SP5, USA Quang Tri  (68-69)   BIO



Det 6, Tuy Hoa

Babcock, Michael D. "Mike"  SP5, USA  Saigon / Tuy Hoa / Qui Nhon  (66-68)   TET

Beitch, Morrie P.  SP4,USA  Saigon / Tuy Hoa  (68-69)   BIO

Belot, Henry G.  SP4, USA  Audio Specialist, Tuy Hoa  (67-68)   TET

Bowen, Ray  SSgt, USAF  Engineer  Tuy Hoa  (68-69)
​[Barry was assigned to the 1st Logistics Command and volunteered to work part-time with AFVN.]

Dimick, Roger  "Roger Dodger"  SSgt, USAF  Part-time, Standby News Announcer, Tuy Hoa  (68-69)



Det 7, Chu Lai

Bottoms, Paul  SP5, USA  Chu Lai / Saigon  (68-70)   BIO   TAPS
Collison, Duane  Sgt, USAF  Chu Lai  (68-69)

Cross, James A.  SSgt, USAF   TV Repair Technician, Chu Lai  (68-69)   TAPS


Cat Lo / Vung Tau


KLIK (1st Infantry Division)

Abney, Tim  SP4, USA  (67-68)   KLIK

Agotness, Rich  (67-68)    KLIK

Archdeacon, Len  (68-69)   KLIK

Brandt, Forrest  1LT, USA  IO, 1st Div  (68-69)   BIO   KLIK
[Did a weekly show on the BRO on AFVN.]

Carruth, Lon  USA  (67-68)   KLIK


Location Unknown

Andrus. Gerald A.  SP5, USA  (67-68)    TET

Bednar, Richard O. "Rick"  SP5, USA  (68-69)  BIO

Benedict. Lawrence  TSgt, USAF  Radio Engineer, Bui Vien  (67-68)  TET

Berry, Ron  SP4, USA  (68-69)

Bramble, Michael  (68)​​

Brereton, Dan  SSgt, USMC  (68-69)   TAPS

Brown, Marshall "Mark"  USAF  Phu Cat 
[Was assigned to AFTN-NKP (Thailand) in 67-68 and 73-74.  Also TDY to AFVN, Saigon for orientation
and did a few one-hour, late-night, weekend shows for AFVN (Det 5, Hue?) while TDY to Phu Cat.]
[See his
Photos & Stories page]

Bucher, Wayne B.  PO3, USN  Electrician, Engineering  (68)   TET

Burg, John  (67-68)

​Carter, Carl  GySgt. USMC  (68-69)

​Cartledge, Rob  Cpl, USMC  Pleiku (68)​

​Chgappel, William W.  A1c, USAF  (68)

Chgappel, William W.  A1c, USAF  (68)​

Dadd, Bruce  SP5, USA  (68-69)   BIO   TAPS


Alphabetical Index by Year(s) with AFVN - 1968

(Click on a year or a combination of years.)

1962   1962-63   1963   1963-64   1964   1964-65   1965   1965-66   1966   1966-67   1967  1967-68

1968   1968-69   1969   1969-70   1970   1970-71   1971   1971-72  1972   1972-73   1973   ARS   Year Unknown

Alphabetical Index by Year(s) with AFVN - 1968

(Click on a year or a combination of years.)

1962   1962-63   1963   1963-64   1964   1964-65   1965   1965-66   1966   1966-67   1967  1967-68

1968   1968-69   1969   1969-70   1970   1970-71   1971   1971-72  1972   1972-73   1973   ARS   Year Unknown