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Sam Houston

Written December 2013



1 Jan 1967 - 5 Apr 1967

Area of Operation:

Pleiku Province and Kon Tum Province, II Corps

Allied Units:

US Army 2d Brigade 4th Infantry Division, HQ 4th Infantry Division, 3d Brigade 25th Infantry Division

Allied Casualties:

169 KIA

Enemy Units:

NVA and VC

Enemy Casualties:

733 KIA


Search and destroy, border surveillance


This operation sought to prevent the movement of troops and supplies coming into South Vietnam from Cambodia and Laos. Operation Francis Marion was an immediate follow up.


Vietnam War Almanac by James H. Willbanks

The Vietnam Center And Archive (at Texas Tech University)

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