enemy attack on LST WESTCHESTER COUNTY information
for MRF 9 INF

For date 671101

MRF 9 INF was a US Army unit
South Vietnam
Location, My Tho River
Description: Just as CORONADO IX was starting, VC sappers mine the LST USS Westchester County as she lay at anchor on the My Tho River. The blast killed 25 and wounded 27; there were four Americans listed as MIA.

The source for this information was Chron P:58

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Date posted on this site: 05/13/2023