Accession Number:

AD0388315

Title:

LESSONS LEARNED, HEADQUARTERS, 716TH MILITARY POLICE BATTALION.

Descriptive Note:

Operational rept. for quarterly period ending 31 Oct 67.

Corporate Author:

ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-11-13

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

During the reporting period, this units mission continues to be security and law enforcement in the SaigonCholonTan Son Nhut metropolitan area, Vietnam. Specific security missions, involving approximately 70 of the military policesecurity guard resources of the battalion, includes the US Embassy, new MACV Complex, VIP and Generals quarters, BOQs BEQs, and critical US facilities and installations throughout the city. This security mission is primarily aimed at detering terrorist acts, both overt and covert. The law enforcement mission involves normal military police functions in a metropolitan area, to include criminal investigations. The battalion supports the requirements of the Provost Marshal, US Army Headquarters Area Command, for military policesecurity guards within the resources available.

Subject Categories:

  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE