Vietnam War (1966-1969)

The 69th Brigade was mobilized into active federal service in May 1968. The 69th went to Fort Carson, Colorado and some 2,350 members were deployed to Vietnam. The 995th Maint Company was also mobilized in May of 1968 and was sent to Fort Hood, Texas. The unit sent some 60 of its soldiers to Southeast Asia. The 184th Tactical Fighter Group also was mobilized in January of 1968 and it was sent to Kunsan Air Base in the Republic of Korea.

Kansas Vietnam War Units


69th Infantry Brigade (April 1968-Dec 1969)
995th Maintenance Company (1968-1969)
184th Tactical Fighter Group (1962-Present)

Other Kansas Vietnam War Information


COL Donald E. Ballard: Medal of Honor recipient