Hal Moore Background
Hal Moore – Complete Discussion of Lz Xray
In the early 90’s, the Air Force Academy recorded Hal Moore giving a complete overivew of Lz Xray
100 Year Connection to Fort Benning
The Moore family connection to Fort Benning starts in 1921 and includes both Infantry and Armor.
Moore’s Sense of Humor
Hal Moore had a great sense of humor.
Hal Moore on Fair and Equal Treatment
On March 5, 2002, Alabama State Senator Charles Langford, the African American attorney who represented Rosa Parks in the famous civil rights case, joined with 34 other Senators to sponsor Resolution Number 66 honoring Hal Moore.
Vietnam – Learning to Fight
Interesting letter from Major General Depuy to Hal Moore discussing how to fight the North Vietnamese.
Army Magazine – Intuitive Commanders
The August 2021 issue of Army magazine featured an article by COL Cole Kingseed where he discusses two American Commanders whose intuition was key to their success – Hal Moore and George Patton.
Experimental Parachute Tester
After returning from Occupation Duty, Hal Moore tested parachutes. Here is his jump log.
Hal Moore assumed command of the 7th Infantry Division in Korea after racial issues – including burning buildings led to the relief of the previous commander.
At the conclusion of Moore’s tour of duty in Vietnam, his Commanding General commented on his overall performance.
Tanks and Helicopters?
Hal Moore was able to marry armor with his airmobile units in Operation LIncoln in Vietnam
Operation Davy Crockett
This is imaginative leadership! Move 368 vehicles at night, 125 miles into the enemy rear… and attack!
Vietnam Performance – Brigade Commander
Hal Moore was an intuitive, aggressive commander in Vietnam. Here is his appraisal at the end of his command.