U.S. Commanders Involved In LZ Albany

Commander, 1st Cavalry Division, Airmobile
Major General Harry W. O. Kinnard

Asst Division Commander
Brigider General Richard Knowles

3rd Brigade Commander, Flew Over Battle Scene
Colonel Tim Brown

3rd Brigade XO
LTC Edward C. Meyer

The Following Were Present On The Ground At LZ Albany

2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry, Commander
Lt Colonel Robert McDade

2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry, XO
Major Henry Frank

A Company Commander, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry
Captain Joel Sugdinis

B Company Commander, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry
Company was not there during the ambush, but was
airlifted in late in the day, Nov 17, for support.

C Company Commander, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry
Captain Skip Fesmire

D Company Commander, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry
Captain Hank Thorpe

A Company Commander, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry
Captain George Forrest

Other Officers were present on the ground in LZ Albany such as Staff Officers, Laison Officers, Company XO's and Platoon Leaders. Those and others not in command positions are not listed.