operation report information
for BLT 2/7

For date 681124


BLT 2/7 was a US Marine Corps unit
Primary service involved, US Marine Corps
Operation MEADE RIVER
Quang Nam Province, I Corps, South Vietnam
Location, Dodge City area
Description: BLT 2/7 was reinforced with two more companies, K/3/26th and C/1/7th Marines, for its fifth attempt to clear the NVA from the "Horseshoe." At 1830, faced with stiff resistance, the Marine broke contact and withdrew for the night with 5 KIA and 31 WIA.

The source for this information was 1968 USMC History P:425+


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