Army Reporter information
for 23 INF DIV
11 LIB
174 AHC

From date 681229 to 690106

23 INF DIV was a US Army unit
11 LIB was a US Army unit
174 AHC was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
South Vietnam
Location, Quang Ngai
Description: The following is an edited version from the weekly Vietnam Communique column in the 20 Jan 1969 issue. Americal Division soldiers reported killing 181 enemy in a week of intense action. On Dec 30 Americal forces killed 39 enemy, detaining 13 suspects and found one ton of rice in scattered actions. Soldiers of the 11th LIB accounted for 22 enemy killed in action this day. Patrolling an area near a lakeside village 10 miles southeast of Quang Ngai City, an element of the 1/20th Inf was fired upon by an estimated 16 VC. The infantrymen returned fire and called in gunships from the 174th AHC.

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

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Date posted on this site: 05/13/2023