Accession Number:

AD0392622

Title:

LESSONS LEARNED, HEADQUARTERS, 3RD BRIGADE 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION

Descriptive Note:

Operational rept. for period ending 30 Apr 1968

Corporate Author:

ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-05-12

Pagination or Media Count:

63.0

Abstract:

The 3d Brigade, 82d Airborne Division was alerted for deployment to a combat area on 12 Feb 68 and deployed from CONUS to CHU LAI, RVN. In-country orientation and training began as soon as brigade elements arrived in CHU LAI. One battalion was airlifted from CHU LAI to HUEPHU BAI on 23-24 Feb 68 and the brigade conducted a road movement to the same area eight days later. From 9 March 68, the entire brigade was involved in combat operations.

Subject Categories:

  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE