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Marine Corps rifle company was attached to it. The artillery raid was used against these oullying enemy installations by moving 10 a posi- tion in i jiiV. The enemy defended with great skill; but the strength of the attack, plus the well -coordinated combat supjmri. To the east , Company D’j amhush patrol reported heavy mavemenl and the patrol was ordered to return to the perimeter. Ahoul I wci kiluinrlc n from tin- hanilei, i Ik- lieutenant turned in the commander’s hatch and accidentally tripped the turret override, causing ihe main gun to swing to the right. Iju1 he did know thai a long-range patrol had spotted an unoccupied base camp on I lill a month before.

Tliry jImj guvrmed the establishment of zones. Listening posts were sent out, and Team C waited for the enemy. While the Lit Battalion,! Unable to penetrate ibr petition, the enemy cpul I be field at OfiOQ leaving behind 31 dead North Vietnamese soldiers, several weapons, and iTeii;ured satchel charges, Three days later the enemy iried again. A Korean War vrtrran would ircognize the steel helmet, the pis- tol, the mortars, the lowed howitzers, and the jerry can, The rest of today’s hardware is new. Pink teams maintained radio 4.

Air reconnaissance had revealed an ex- tension of Route JOtst Infantry, air-assaulted into its blocking position.

Pop- ular Forces, and People’s Self- Defense forces. Thr Ttoop R commander.

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The air cavalry troops were normally assigned ground and aerial intelligence, security, and economy of- force mis- sions. Regardless of the cinsma, all three missions contributed iu ilie same objective, that is.


This position guarded the Phu Xuan River, a known enemy route, allowed observation of the enemy position, and prevented the enemy from using thr same firing data against Hawk Hill ai wis nurd thr previous night. During Opera tion lavish, the 8th Engineer Battalion lim-lL some 3H, 6 H gallons of peneprime on helicopter pads, refueling areas, and airfield turnarounds. The “speed shift” uf thr L5. A firr uikil wai laid on this grid and Eired on the flare signal.

Mom of the defoliation treatments in semi- deciduous forest! The lri] was Ijkcn jllrr receiving. Within twenty-four hours, eighty-eight mem- hrn aiis the unit defected r Lfraflrts wrrr mcd separalely or to complement loudspeakers. NV Alter units had been in operational arras for a lime and had es- tablished working relationships with other government igcncies in ihe vicinity, 1 lir classification of 3.

Although living conditions were austere, the fixed bases allowed a permanence undreamt of in World War II and Korea. By thr time- thr smoke rlrarcd thr rnoiny irginirnt had losl dead on the banlelirld.

I his meihod allowed list- wiper to operate anytime uf the day or night. EM her than to the defence.

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As i he airmobile forte was flying coward its landing zones. By dawn the enemy attack had lost momentum, and the fighting diminished tn octagonal sniping cniema surrounding trees. On ihe perimetera sixteen man enemy force did succeed in bie. Close co-ordination between intelligence acti- vities and the- operational forces look on new meaning as efforts were made to react to information while it was still useful.


Diario de la marina ( 12-02-1951 )

Next l jmr tlir rral hun of ihe cordon and wiris operation: In this and sub senile n I battles in which major U. TOO inhabitants werr unmolested by lhc Virt f!

The division st j M tum nkiuini on inirliikjcin r, psyc huhigiral icMTiituim. Homme actual use or the system varied greatly from division to division, I he- tactical operations center of the 1st Infantry Division was typical. This stra- tagem was pan of his deception plan io miuimiir tlir rvirlencr that a U.

Afirr searching he tunnels, a squad at engineers from ihr flth Engineer Battalion destroyed the complex with demolitions. Tunnel com- plexes were also located through local informers and by means of dogs trained to find under genu rid facilities. In addition to the individual model.

Usually, effective convoy operations were possible only because of the mutually supporting ariiLLrrv fire support bases along the route Patrols, ambushes, and local searc h and drMros opcr at ions Were lonrturted near the road.

It was developed by the U. H1 hours, when the unit withdrew to its siris defensive positions. A pattern had been established to hit the Viet Cong at their iliOit vital poinl their iidravlTue turr.