The Vietnam War also known as the Second Indochina War, and known in
Vietnam as ... Regular U.S. combat units were deployed beginning in 1965. ..... "
Now we have a problem making our power cred...
Jun 17, 2016 ... It would be difficult even to give you an idea of what fighting in extreme conditions
like the ones encountered by the parties in Vietnam was like.
For Viet Nam is stagnant rice paddies, red clay gumbo, prehensile jungle vines,
bamboo thickets and 12 foot elephant grass. It is weeks of 120 degree heat and ...
Nov 12, 2014 ... From 1965 to 1972 in Vietnam, America fought both a conventional slugfest ... will
be accomplished without Americans entering into ground combat. .... The enemy
fought like badgers, digging trenches in the soft earth and ...
Were more men prone to be in combat if they had a specialty or did ... I had made
some promises, if I had know then, like I know now, I would have known better ...
Haywood T. "The Kid" Kirkland from Bloods: An Oral History of the Vietnam ... up
in a front-line combat unit; and within the combat unit was more likely than ... As
long as we didn't murder, it was like the chaplain would give you his blessings.
I never saw combat in Vietnam that remotely resembled the combat I saw on ...
They looked for a fight and chased after the enemy like a bar girl seeing green.
The Causes of the Vietnam War · America and Vietnam (to ... F Kennedy and
Vietnam · America and Vietnam (1965-1973) · America's involvement in Vietnam.
No war is easy for the men who must fight it - and Vietnam War soldiers faced ...
Viet Cong units also built primitive weapons and booby traps, like pits containing
... In the 1960s America's combat troops formed the most powerful offensive ...
It will give you a slight idea of what an AVERAGE combat veteran goes through.
The stressors read like a story. It was the only way I could write them.