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Americal Division News Sheets - Beginning in May 1968 the Americal Division published numerous news sheets and distributed them to members of the division.  The news sheets were published under the name Southern Cross. A selection of these news sheets are now available for your your viewing.

     ---1968 Southern Cross News Sheets---

**May 1968** **June 1968** **July 17 1968** **August 1 1968** **August 17 1968** **August 30 1968** **September 15 1968** **September 27 1968** **October 11 1968 ** **November 10 1968** **November 24 1968** **December 8 1968** **December 22 1968**

     ---1969 Southern Cross News Sheets---

**January 5 1969** **January 19 1969** **February 2 1969** **February 16 1969** **March 2 1969****March 16 1969** **March 30 1969** **April 13 1969** **April 27 1969** **May 11 1969** **May 25 1969** **June 8 1969** **June 22 1969** **June 30 1969** **July 9 1969** **July 16 1969****July 23 1969** **July 30 1969** **August 6 1969** **August 20 1969** **August 27 1969** **September 3 1969** **September 10 1969** **September 17 1969** **September 24 1969** **October 1 1969** **October 8 1969** **October 15 1969** **October 22 1969** **October 31 1969** **November 7 1969** **November 14 1969** **November 28 1969** **December 12 1969** **December 19 1969** **December 26 1969**

     ---1970 Southern Cross News Sheets---

** January 9 1970** ** January 16 1970** ** February 20 1970** ** February 27 1970** ** March 6 1970** ** March 13 1970** ** March 20 1970** ** April 3 1970** ** April 17 1970** ** May 8 1970** ** May 15 1970** ** May 22 1970** ** May 29 1970** ** June 5 1970** ** June 19 1970** ** June 26 1970** ** July 3 1970** ** July 24 1970** ** July 31 1970** ** August 7 1970** ** August 21 1970** ** August 28 1970** ** September 4 1970** ** September 11 1970** ** September 18 1970** ** September 25 1970** ** October 9 1970** ** October 23 1970** ** October 30 1970** ** November 6 1970** ** December 4 1970** ** December 18 1970** ** December 25 1970**

     ---1971 Southern Cross News Sheets---

** January 1 1971** ** January 15 1971** ** January 22 1971** ** January 29 1971** ** February 5 1971** ** February 12 1971** ** February 19 1971** ** February 26 1971** ** March 12 1971** ** March 19 1971** ** March 26 1971** ** April 2 1971** ** April 9 1971** ** April 30 1971** ** May 14 1971** ** May 21 1971** ** June 4 1971** ** June 11 1971** ** June 18 1971** ** June 25 1971** ** July 2 1971** ** July 9 1971** ** July 16 1971** ** July 23 1971** ** July 30 1971** ** August 6 1971** ** August 13 1971** ** August 20 1971** ** August 27 1971** ** September 3 1971** ** September 10 1971** ** September 17 1971** ** September 24 1971** ** November 26 1971**

Viet1

Americal resupply helicopter climbs fast to avoid ground fire after resupplying soldiers on the ground (Photo: Robert Richardson)

Viet2

Americal armored personnel carriers on a sweep operation west of Landing Zone Gator in the Chippewa Valley (Photo: Robert Richardson)

Viet3

155mm Howitzer at Americal Fire Base Fat City – Vietnam (Photo: Robert Richardson) 

Viet4

Soldiers reorganize after combat assault to commence a search and clear operation west of Chu Lai (Photo: Robert Richardson)

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