Army Reporter information
for 2/11 ACR

From date 681229 to 690106

2/11 ACR was a US Army unit
1 INF DIV was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
South Vietnam
Location, Lai Khe
Description: The following is an edited version from the weekly Vietnam Communique column in the 20 Jan 1969 issue. Soldiers of the 11th ACR killed 13 enemy in a two-hour battle near Lai Khe on Dec 30. Conducting a reconnaissance-in-force operation under the control of the 1st Inf Div, soldiers from the 2nd Squadron engaged an unknown-size enemy force near a creek three miles east of Lai Khe. Reinforced by tanks and gunships, the soldiers battled the enemy for two hours in the heavily wooded swamp area. Thirteen enemy were killed and seven suspects detained.

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

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