operation BDA of O-8 information
for FOB 1

For date 670602

HMM-165 was a US Marine Corps unit
219 VNAF SQDN was a Vietnamese Army unit
VMO-3 was a US Marine Corps unit
Primary service involved, US Army
Operation BDA of O-8
Incident reference: 67060201.BAT This information is available on CD-ROM.
Description: BDA of O-8 is the VHPA's name for the Hatchet Force operation for SOG CCN FOB 1 to conduct a bomb damage assessment of target area Oscar-8 in Laos. The mission was to determine if a B-52 Arc Light mission had eliminated what was flet to be the NVA HQ directing and controlling the whole Ho Chi Minh trail. Eighteen helicoopters were //insert D98H///

The source for this information was Saal's SOG V 3 P:136

Additional information is available on CD-ROM.

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