unit history information
for 155 AHC
180 ASHC

For date 680111

155 AHC was a US Army unit
23 ARVN DIV was a Vietnamese Army unit
180 ASHC was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
Operation THIEN BO 1/68
Darlac Province, II Corps, South Vietnam
Location, Ban Me Thuot
Description: The 155th Aviation Company unit history states that as part of Operation THIEN BO 1/68, they extracted the Fire Support Base established on the 6th. This was accomplished with eight lift helicopters escorted by four gunships and four CH-47's were agains attached to lift out the artillery and heavy equipment. A total of 90 aircraft sorties were flown without incident.

The source for this information was 1968 Unit History of the 155th AVN by SP4 Royce J. Campbell

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