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Here is another updated exhibit that we are working on here at the NCO Heritage and Education Center (Museum)

A SOG NCO with a regular line grunt discussing location on map and a VC that just came out of a spider hole. The model in front of the enemy is a VC tunnel complex that one of our International Student instructors from Australia constructed. We are still modifying the exhibit and waiting on some more support items to arrive. We will have a look down case with most of the infantry weapons used during the Vietnam War (M-14, M16A1, M-79, etc). So this will be updated when we have that completed..

Hope you like it...

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Re: Vietnam Exhibit, NCO Heritage and Education Center, Fort Bliss, Texas
« Reply #1 on: January 26, 2017, 07:26:04 AM »
A very impressive life-size diorama!
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Re: Vietnam Exhibit, NCO Heritage and Education Center, Fort Bliss, Texas
« Reply #2 on: January 26, 2017, 12:02:48 PM »
  Looking great Smitty! Love the backdrop and foliage, it really brings it to life.   Scott
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Re: Vietnam Exhibit, NCO Heritage and Education Center, Fort Bliss, Texas
« Reply #3 on: January 26, 2017, 02:17:21 PM »
Thanks everyone..

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Re: Vietnam Exhibit, NCO Heritage and Education Center, Fort Bliss, Texas
« Reply #4 on: April 08, 2017, 02:41:49 PM »
Looks great brother !!silly question but is everything of original issue ?
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Re: Vietnam Exhibit, NCO Heritage and Education Center, Fort Bliss, Texas
« Reply #5 on: April 08, 2017, 07:56:03 PM »
Top notch brother!  Hope to be in ELP to see it soon!
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Re: Vietnam Exhibit, NCO Heritage and Education Center, Fort Bliss, Texas
« Reply #6 on: April 10, 2017, 07:21:41 AM »
Top notch brother!  Hope to be in ELP to see it soon!

Great.. Will be good to see you Brother...

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Wow, I really like it.

 

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