operation report information
for 1 CAV

For date 680515


1 CAV was a US Army unit
Operation DELAWARE
Thua Thien Province, I Corps, South Vietnam
Location, A Shau Valley
Description: As the rains increased, the 1st Cav began destroying its fire bases and leaving the way they came, via helicopter. The 3rd Bde departed on May 10 followed by the ARVN units; then the 1st Bde extraction was completed by the middle of the month.

The source for this information was Rise & Fall P: 248
Rise & Fall = The Rise and Fall of an American Army: U.S. Ground Forces in Vietnam, 1963 - 1973 by Shelby Stanton.


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