This Date in the Vietnam War – May 1st

This photo was taken at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Lasdon Park in Katonah, New York. To learn more about this and other Vietnam Veteran Memorials purchase Fallen Never Forgotten here

The following events took place on this date in Vietnam War History. We have gathered this information from sources deemed to be accurate. If you find any mistakes please contact us

1963

U.S. Army intelligence releases bulletin “Enemy Presses Hard on Shaky South Vietnam Regime.”

It states that the Viet Cong attacks that occurred in March were at an all time high (1,860+) and were larger in scale.

1972

Quang Tri is overtaken by communist forces, the communist’s biggest accomplishment of the the Easter Offensive.

 

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Book

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