Accession Number:

AD0392384

Title:

LESSONS LEARNED, HEADQUARTERS, 16TH COMBAT AVIATION GROUP

Descriptive Note:

Operational rept. for quarterly period ending 30 Apr 1968

Corporate Author:

ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-05-15

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The quarter commenced with the 16th Groups two battalions, the 14th Combat Aviation Battalion and the 212th Combat Support Battalion heavily engaged in providing aviation support to suppress the enemys Tet Offensive in the 1 Corps Tactical Zone. The heaviest fighting was concentrated in and near the City of Hue, which was one of the main objectives of the VC and NVA forces. The gunships of the 212th Combat Support Aviation Battalion were extensively instrumental in providing support to the ground forces during this battle.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE