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Green Berets in Vietnam, 1961-71

Kelly, Francis J.

Green Berets in Vietnam, 1961-71

by Kelly, Francis J.

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Published by Brassey"s (US) in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. Special Forces -- History,
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Regimental histories -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrancis J. Kelly.
      SeriesAn AUSA book, AUSA Institute of Land Warfare book.
      ContributionsInstitute of Land Warfare (Association of the United States Army)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS558.4 .K45 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 227 p. :
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1868342M
      ISBN 100080410529
      LC Control Number90026669

      He would eventually become a Green Beret and was then sent to Vietnam where he was made a Special Forces, Green Beret, O3 Captain. He was the youngest man to have made that rank in the Army while serving in Vietnam. While in Vietnam he was stationed in the highlands in the southern part of the II Corps area, at a place called Fire Base Kate. A tale of intrigue between the CIA and the Green Berets during the Vietnam War, by the author of The Vietnam Fact Book ( paperback). In , a captured photograph suggested that a Vietnamese employed by the Green Berets as an agent, one Thai Khac Chuyen, was actually a North Vietnamese soldier. Chuyen was involved in the gathering of intelligence to support the Nixon Administration's.

      The Wars of the Green Berets: Amazing Stories from Vietnam to the Present by Moore, Robin, Lennon, Michael and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   All other enlisted K-Bars hold their knives up to his and say "Am I worthy Top". 2 of 2 Combat jumps in Korea and the Silver Star is how a man becomes a SFC at 25 and one of the 1st Green Berets of JFK the 35th. 2 additional tours in Vietnam, Bronze Stars, 2 combat veteran sons and a nephew on the LTC list as a Marine, A father from the.

        At 91 and with seven tours in Vietnam behind him, Gaspard is the eldest — and perhaps most revered — member of the crew, all of who served as Green Berets with the U.S. Army.   An official Army history of the Green Berets, published after the Vietnam War, does not mention Project GAMMA or Detachment B despite the high level of intelligence garnered.


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