SCHNEIDER, Carl G. (Major)

Call No.: K239.0512-277

IRIS No.: 00904195

IRIS Tape No.: no tape

Accessibility: OPEN

Pages/Time: 12pp/no tape

Class: U

Date/Location: 2 June 1963/Tan Son Nhut AB, South Vietnam

Interviewers: Joseph W. Grainger

Source: Project CORONA HARVEST Collection


(1962-1963) Oral history interview with Major Carl Schneider Chief, Air Liaison Officer/Forward Air Control Section, Joint Air Operations Center, Tan Son Nhut Air Base, Vietnam. Topics discussed are TDY deployment, tactical air control system indoctrination, lack of close air support request system, need for L-19 aircraft, air support operations centers, deficiencies in communications, rare use of forward air guides and relations with Vietnam Air Force.