Accession Number:

ADA955096

Title:

Command History. 1966. Sanitized

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

MILITARY ASSISTANCE COMMAND VIETNAM APOSAN FRANCISCO 96222 MILITARY HISTORYBRANCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

924.0

Abstract:

Contents Chapter I - Setting the Stage, A Situation Report both friendly enemy forces Chapter II - The Enemy. Explains the role of NVN, Leadership, relations W Soviets, Chinese, and aid rendered. Infiltration, Enemy Operations, Enemy Support Operations Chapter III - The Increasing Tempo. Concerns troop buildup, RVNAF Deployments and strength. Command posture, Physical security, Discipline Chapter IV - Broadening the Logistical base. Supply, Maintenance, Lines of Communication, Communications, SEAITACS Chapter V - Military Operations - The Road to Success. Rules of Engagement, Ground Operations, Air Support, Naval Operations, Amphibous Operations, Air-Operations out of the Country Chapter VI - The US Advisory Effort. The RVNAF in 1966 Chapter VII - Pacification and Nation-Building. Rural Construction to Revolutionary Development, Psychological Operations Chapter VIII - Continuing Challenges. Challenge Response in Vietnam, Conflict of Opinion at Home, World- Wide Reaction to the War Following each of the above chapters, are numbered footnotes, providing source material for the contents.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE