operation report information
for 3 BDE 101 ABN
9 MARINES

For date 690510


3 BDE 101 ABN was a US Army unit
9 MARINES was a US Marine Corps unit
was a Undefined unit
Operation APACHE SNOW
South Vietnam
Location, A Shau Valley
Description: In support of APACHE SNOW, the 3rd Brigade, 101st Airborne Div conducted a combat assault along the Laotian border west of the A Shau Valley and established a FSB at Ta Bat, an abandoned village. Only light resistance was met and the troops began sweeping eastward through the valley.

The source for this information was Rise & Fall P:284+
Rise & Fall = The Rise and Fall of an American Army: U.S. Ground Forces in Vietnam, 1963 - 1973 by Shelby Stanton.


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