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By Gordon L. Rottman

Khe Sanh used to be a small village in northwest South Vietnam that sat astride key North Vietnamese infiltration routes. In September 1966 of the Vietnam battle (1955-1975), a Marine battalion deployed into the world. motion progressively elevated because the NVA tried to ruin loose international Forces bases, and the siege of Khe Sanh right all started in October 1967. The sour struggle lasted into July 1968 whilst, with the altering strategic and tactical scenario, the bottom was once ultimately closed. This booklet info the siege and explains how, even though the NVA effectively overran a distinct Forces camp close by, it used to be not able to force US forces from Khe Sanh.

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