Accession Number:

AD0501007

Title:

Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 101st Airborne Division

Descriptive Note:

Operational rept. for quarterly period ending 31 Oct 1968

Corporate Author:

ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-11-22

Pagination or Media Count:

66.0

Abstract:

During the period 1 August to 31 October 1968, the 101st Airborne Division conducted operations in coordination with the 1st ARVN Division to provide for the external defense of Hue City interdict Hwy 547 and Hwy 547A implement rice denial measures destroy NVAVC forces, VC infra-structure, caches and installations and assist in the pacification program of Thua Thien Province. The operations conducted during the reporting period included Operation SOMERSET PLAIN 4 Aug - 20 Aug and continuation of Operation NEVADA EAGLE 17 May - continuing.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE