unit history information
for 119 AHC
101 ABN

For date 700511

119 AHC was a US Army unit
101 ABN was a US Army unit
Primary service involved, US Army
Pleiku Province, II Corps, South Vietnam
Location, LZ WILDCAT
Description: The 119th unit history states the same place on another day. Gator 408 is sling loaded out of the LZ from which CPT Gibson force landed the aircraft. Wildcat troops from the 101st Airborne were inserted into yesterday's proposed LZ for reinforcing one of their elements. Wounded personnel and KIAs were evacuated from the area. Light contact was confirmed with negative results.
Comments: CPT Gibson; 119 AHC AC; ;

The source for this information was 119th Sup Hist by CW2 Oliver & W01 Wiggin (covered 1970)

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