operation SAN ANGELO information
for 1 BDE 101 ABN
1/327 ABN
2/327 ABN
2/502 ABN

From date 680116 to 680209


1 BDE 101 ABN was a US Army unit
1/327 ABN was a US Army unit
2/327 ABN was a US Army unit
2/502 ABN was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
Operation SAN ANGELO
Phuoc Long Province, III Corps, South Vietnam
Description: The 1st Brigade, 101st Abn Div with two ARVN Bns conducted this operation along the Cambodian border between II and III Corps to establish blocking positions during the TET truce period. The I Field Force Vietnam report states that the SF personnel stationed at Bu Prang were OPCONed to IIFFV who directed this operation on the III Corps side. Partial casualty results were: U.S. 11 KIAs and 59 WIAs, enemy 43 KIAs.

The source for this information was Chron P:65


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