operation HOOD RIVER information
for 1 BDE 101 ABN
196 LIB

From date 670802 to 670813

1 BDE 101 ABN was a US Army unit
2 ARVN DIV was a Vietnamese Army unit
2 MAR BDE was a Korean Marine Corps unit
196 LIB was a US Army unit
Operation HOOD RIVER
South Vietnam
Location, Base Area 118
Description: This was a joint operation by the 1st Brigade, 101st Airborne and the 196th Light Infantry Briage of Task Force Oregon, the ARVN 2d INF Div, and the 2 ROK Marine Bde to conduct assaults in zone to destroy enemy forces and installations in Base Areas 118, 120, and 121. The results for US units were 3 KIA and 38 WIA with 78 enemy KIAs.

The source for this information was Americal Div ORL period Oct 67

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