operation AKRON V information
for 1 BDE 9 INF
2/47 INF
2/39 INF
4/39 INF

From date 680111 to 680121


1 BDE 9 INF was a US Army unit
2/47 INF was a US Army unit
2/39 INF was a US Army unit
4/39 INF was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
Operation AKRON V
Bien Hoa Province, III Corps, South Vietnam
Location, Base Area 303
Description: The 1st Brigade, 9th Inf Div with the 3/5th Cav conducted this search and destroy, reconnaissance in force operation into Base Area 303. The 274th VC Regt was the primary enemy unit involved. They reported 8 U.S. KIAs and 84 WIAs versus 39 enemy KIAs.

The source for this information was Chron P:52


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Date posted on this site: 05/16/2021