operation UNIONTOWN information
for 1 BDE 9 INF
2/28 INF

From date 670128 to 670318

1 BDE 9 INF was a US Army unit
2/28 INF was a US Army unit
was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
Phuoc Tuy Province, III Corps, South Vietnam
Location, Long Binh
Description: This security and defense operation was conducted around the Bien Hoa Air Base and the Long Binh complex by the 2/28th Inf from the 1st Inf Div and three battalions (2/39th, 4/39th, and 2/60th) of the newly arrived 9th Infantry Division possibly under the control of the 1st Brigade, 9th Inf. This was the first operation to carry the name UNIONTOWN.

The source for this information was Vietnam Battle Chronology P:34

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Date posted on this site: 05/13/2023