Here's some pics of that Birddog, 57-6273 in the opening of the video after it had sustained damage in a mortar attack, '67.
Impact hole in steel plating.
Damage to the tail section of the airplane.
View of the damage to the front of the airplane.
273 being airlifted to Bien Hoa for repairs.
Tail section in the hangar at Bien Hoa. Mechanic in the pic is Coyne Alred, now deceased.
The iron cross on the tail was the crest of the 3d Bde/1st ID, The Iron Brigade.
which we (Forward Air Control) supported in III CTZ.