Force Recon Marines Behind the Lines in Vietnam

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The definitive account of Force Recon Marines behind the lines in Vietnam.
Publisher: San Diego : Author Coach, 2000.
ISBN: 9781937868055
Characteristics: 1 online resource (505 p.)
Additional Contributors: Norton, B. H. (Bruce H.)
Contents: 25. In Conclusion . . .Epilogue; Recommended Reading; Index; Footnotes; Chapter 1; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 9; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 21; Chapter 22; Chapter 23; Chapter 24; Chapter 25
13. U.S. Strategy for Vietnam in 196714. "Marines Should Know about This Thing Called Stingray": 1968; 15. Stingray '70; 16. Employing the Recon Patrol, 1968; 17. The Defining Year, 1968: Marine Reconnaissance Operations; 18. Marine Corps Reconnaissance Activities: 1969; 19. "The Older We Get the Better We Were!": 1969; 20. Vietnamization and Redeployment Reconnaissance Operations: 1970-1971; 21. My Thoughts about Stingray Operations in Vietnam: 1969-1970; 22. "We Have Something of a Problem Out Here....": 1969-1970; 23. The Battle for Hill 510: 1970; 24. "And the Beat Goes On," 1991
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Maps; Introduction; 1. Force Recon-By Land, Sea, and Air; 2. The Vietnam War: An Overview; 3. "In the Beginning...": 1962-1965; 4. Marine Reconnaissance in Vietnam: 1965; 5. The Creation of Stingray; 6. First One In-Last One Out: 1965-1970; 7. Early Lessons Learned-the Hard Way: 1965; 8. Operation Hastings: July-August 1966; 9. Stringray in Operation Prairie: August-September 1966; 10. Just Another Day in October: 1966; 11. The Story Is in the Letters: 1967; 12. Mike McKenna, Radio Operator, 3d Force Recon Company, 1967
Summary: The definitive account of Force Recon Marines behind the lines in Vietnam.


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