Battle of Ap Nha Mat information
for 1 INF DIV

For date 651205

1 INF DIV was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
South Vietnam
Location, Ap Nha Mat
Description: During Operation BUSHMASTER II, the 2/2nd Inf became heavily engaged with an estimated VC regiment. They were supported by A/2/33rd Arty and reinforced by 2/28th Inf. These 1st Inf Div units killed 301 VC, captured many weapons and destroyed a main camp. For this active the 2/2nd and A/2/33rd received a Valorous Unit Award.

The source for this information was Tunner 1st Inf Div P 21

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Date posted on this site: 05/13/2023