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3 BDE 9 INF was a US Army unit
for 3 BDE 9 INF
From date 670409 to 670411
3/39 INF was a US Army unit
2/60 INF was a US Army unit
5/60 INF was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
Long An Province, III Corps, South Vietnam
Location, Rach Kien
Description: As part of ENTERPRISE, the 3rd Brigade, 9th Inf Div was involved in a three day battle just outside their base camp at Rach Kien. Initially the 3/39th Inf made contact with the 506th VC Bn during an air assault. The 2/10 ARVN Cav and two Bns from the 60th Inf also joined this battle.
The source for this information was Rise & Fall P:145
Rise & Fall = The Rise and Fall of an American Army: U.S. Ground Forces in Vietnam, 1963 - 1973 by Shelby Stanton.
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