Army Reporter information
for 1 BDE 5 INF

From date 681229 to 690106

1 BDE 5 INF was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
Quang Tri Province, I Corps, South Vietnam
Location, Quang Tri
Description: The following is an edited version from the weekly Vietnam Communique column in the 20 Jan 1969 issue. Elements of the 1/61st Inf, 1st Bde, 5th Inf Div detained three suspects who had one AK47 rifle in a camouflaged bunker on a beach eight miles east of Quang Tri City. The suspects were later confirmed as VC.

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

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Date posted on this site: 05/13/2023