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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
This timeline is meant to keep track of what was both happening on the battlefield, politically and at home in the USA during the Vietnam war.
Gen. Edward Lansdale presents a report of the Main Observation Group the surreptitious fighting unit requested by JFK in May. Going to rise from 340 to 805 soldiers, the unit’s focuses are soon to move from activities against the Vietcong in the South and concentrate altogether on N. Vietnam.
Hanoi challenges the Nixon and the white house over the dike bombing controversy, They claimed that there were 173 attacks in 149 places against the embankments, dams and dikes in North Vietnam