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Vietnam War

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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...

What was combat like in WWII as compared to Korea, Vietnam, Iraq ...

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Oct 17, 2015 ... Mush more brutal. In China, it was large scale open warfare, a war of manuveur. In Vietnam, it was widespread jungle guerrilla fighting and ...

HOW TO STAY ALIVE IN COMBAT - America Stands Tall

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If you continue to think like an American when you are in combat, you will die. ... In Viet Nam, we had women and children strap explosives to their backs and ...

A soldier's experience in Vietnam: Tex Howard - North Carolina ...

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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 ...

Vietnam War soldiers - Alpha History

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No war is easy for the men who must fight it - and Vietnam War soldiers faced ... traps, like pits containing 'Punji stakes' (sharpened spikes) or venomous snakes. ... In the 1960s America's combat troops formed the most powerful offensive ...

Easy Living in a Hard War: Behind the Lines in Vietnam | HistoryNet

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May 2, 2012 ... But the reality is that most troops were more like Specialist Howard than ... and danger stoked combat soldiers' resentment of support troops, ...

Vietnam, Iraq & Afghanistan: Different or the Same? | Hoover Institution

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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 ...

Combat 101 - Vietnam Veterans Home Page

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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.

Mud, blood and horror: The brutality of the Vietnam War captured in ...

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Jan 25, 2013 ... Mud, blood and terror: The brutality of the Vietnam War captured in harrowing images ... Five days after this photograph was taken, he was killed in combat .... Of What Once-Hot Women Rockers Look Like TODAYTopix Stars.

The Experiences Of A Vietnam Veteran

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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.

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COMBAT Library: So ... What Was Vietnam REALLY like? - Combat.ws

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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 ...

Vietnam War Facts, Stats and Myths - US Wings

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This list of Vietnam War Facts, and statistics helps set things right. ... said they analyzed the claim that blacks were used like cannon fodder during Vietnam “ and ... The average infantryman in Vietnam saw about 240 days of combat in one year ...

Australia and the Vietnam War | Combat

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Australians in Vietnam could be involved in several types of combat. Some engagements, such as when naval vessels provided gunfire support for land forces, ...