Army Reporter information
for 9 INF DIV

From date 681229 to 690106

9 INF DIV was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
South Vietnam
Location, Dong Tam
Description: The following is an edited version from the weekly Vietnam Communique column in the 20 Jan 1969 issue. Soldiers from the 9th Inf Div experienced heavy contact the past week, killing 299 enemy. On Dec 30 infantrymen of the 9th Div operating in the Mekong Delta killed 23 VC in scattered contacts. The previous day, soldiers of the 9th Division and supporting elements reported killing 36 VC in scattered contacts. Riflemen from the 3/47th Inf killed two VC after receiving automatic weapons fire while extracting troops during airmobile operations 15 miles south of Dong Tam.

The source for this information was 6901AR.AVN supplied by Les Hines

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Date posted on this site: 05/13/2023