unit history information
for B/7/17 CAV
3/506 INF 101 ABN

For date 681101

B/7/17 CAV was a US Army unit
3/506 INF 101 ABN was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
South Vietnam
Description: B/7/17 Cav flew in support of the 3/506th INF, 101st ABN and reconnoitered the northern position of the Le Fong forest. The Scouts located a suspected VC training camp. Two 3/506th INF platoons were directed in a sweep of the area which disclosed not only a training area but a small hospital and 35 pounds of medical supplies which were evacuated along with 3 small bags of documents.

The source for this information was B/7/17 CAV 4 Feb 67 - 1 JAN 69 Unit History

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