Navy Advanced Tactical Support Base: Being a Vietnam vet, this was probably my favorite exhibit. The entire support base is surrounded by protective wire fencing. As you approach from the visitor's entrance area the first thing you see is Huey Cobra helicopter off to the right. As you approach the entrance to the camp, you pass a 31-foot river patrol boat (PBR), the workhorse of the "Brown Water Navy."
Once inside the perimeter, you can visit the individual exhibits including a dining facility, sleeping quarters (hootch), mortar pit, gun and observation tower, ammo bunker, and two UH-1 helicopters. To the best of my recollection, these exhibits are excel...Read More