Accession Number:

AD0763299

Title:

Lesson from My Lai

Descriptive Note:

Student essay

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-04-14

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The publicity accruing to the trials and investigations associated with the My Lai Incident, which occurred in the Republic of Vietnam on 16 March 1968, raises the question What has the Army learned from My Lai. The document considers Training in the Geneva Conventions GC and Rules of Engagement ROE the impact on the Armys professional integrity and public information considerations.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE