Sunday, February 3, 2013

Milspotters' Challenge: From Another Era, Not So Long Ago... With Prize for the Winner!

Speaking of the field...

Okay, Dear Ones: Who is this, and what is his significance? First with the scoop will receive a Madison Rising CD12. Extra points (with Restrepo promo post card) if you tell me the Mystery Man's nickname. You may commence!


timpson said...

Edén Pastora Gómez, Nicaraguan guerrilla leader and legendary fighter, led the assault on the national palace in Managua on August 22, 1978.
Nickname: Zero, or Commander Zero

Minicapt said...

1. It's an AN/PRC-25:

2. Radio Operators, or 'Rad-Ops' are traditionally nicknamed "Jimmy".

3. The background foliage is probably not characteristic of the Vietnamese lowlands.