Accession Number:

AD0392590

Title:

LESSONS LEARNED, HEADQUARTERS, 1ST LOGISTICAL COMMAND,

Descriptive Note:

Operational rept. for quarterly period ending 30 Apr 68.

Corporate Author:

ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-05-14

Pagination or Media Count:

177.0

Abstract:

There were no major unit arrivals in which the command was involved during February, March and April. Command activities during this period were highlighted by the US Force response to the Communist Tet attacks and the establishment of the US Army Support Command, Da Nang Provisional in the 1 corps Tactical Zone CTZ. It was assembled from 1st Logistical Command assets located among the other three support commands and this headquarters. During the reporting period, 109 emergency airdrop missions were executed in support of US Army, US Marine Corps and Free World Military Assistance Forces. A total of 12,830.14 short tons of all classes of supplies were delivered. The largest recipient was the Marine Corps at Khe Sanh, which received a total of 8,335.70 short tons. A total of 45 major tactical operations were logistically supported during the three month period.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE