Firebase Barbara

We moved to Charlie One from Firebase Barbara, which was to the west and south, just south of Khe Sanh and west of Quang Tri.  When I was there in 1970, the siege of Khe Sanh was long over.

Here's the ARVN headquarters at Firebase Barbara:

And here's one of the spectacular views from the mountaintop where Firebase Barbara was located:

Here we are on the road between Barbara and the relative safety of Highway QL1 back to the east:

To move on to Charlie One itself, click here.