Attack on Plei Me SF camp information

For date 651025

Primary service involved, Vietnamese Army
Pleiku Province, II Corps, South Vietnam
Location, Plei Me
Description: At 1700H the NVA ending Phase I of the battle plan when they withdrew the 320th and 33rd Regts from the area and moved back toward the Cambodian border. The 3d ARVN Cav Sqdn, the 1/42d ARVN Inf Regt, and the 21st ARVN Ranger Bn arrived at Plei Me about the same time. This force and the air support provided it were simply too strong for the NVA units in position around Plei Me.

The source for this information was We Were Soldiers Once P:54

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Date posted on this site: 05/13/2023