Accession Number : AD0504499

Title :   Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 1st Cavalry Division.

Descriptive Note : Operational rept. for quarterly period ending 30 Apr 69.

Corporate Author : ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 15 APR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : During the reporting period, the 1 ACD completed the extremely successful Operation TOAN THANG II. Initiated on 12 November 1968, the mission of the Operation in its basic format was to eliminate and reduce the enemy threat in the TAOR by setting out to crush 4 NVA divisions and elements of a fifth operating along the more than 100-mile section of the lower Cambodian border.

Descriptors :   (*ARMY OPERATIONS, VIETNAM), DEPLOYMENT, MISSION PROFILES, COUNTERINSURGENCY, ENEMY PERSONNEL, CLOSE SUPPORT, TACTICAL AIR SUPPORT, MILITARY ENGINEERING, LOGISTICS (U) CASUALTIES, AIRMOBILE OPERATIONS, NIGHT WARFARE, HELICOPTERS, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, SMOKE SCREENS, GRENADES, CS AGENTS

Subject Categories : Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE