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!


2 comments:

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:
http://olive-drab.com/od_electronics_anprc25.php

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

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

Cheers