Army Reporter information
for 5 SF GRP

From date 690107 to 690113

5 SF GRP was a US Army unit
CIDG was a Vietnamese Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
South Vietnam
Description: The following is an edited version from the weekly Vietnam Communique column in the 27 Jan 1969 issue. Civilian Irregular Defense Group soldiers accompanied by their 5th SF Grp Advisors experienced light action during the week as they reportedly killed 55 VC. Captured were 12 VC in addition to 35 individual weapons. CIDG camps throughout the country reported 11 mortar or rocket attacks during the week, 10 more than reported during the previous week.

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

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Date posted on this site: 05/13/2023