This book is a monumental, encyclopedic work of immense detail concerning U.S. and allied forces that fought in the Vietnam War from 1962 through 1973. Includes extensive lists of units (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and allied countries) when they arrived and when they left the theater, shoulder patches and distinctive unit insignia of all divisions and battalions. Also extensive maps portraying unit locations at each six-month interval, lists of friendly and enemy casualties by campaign or phase of the war, and photographs and descriptions of all major types of equipment employed in the conflict.Many Army Regulations and Field Manuals (AR and FM) were utilized to provide unit mission statements and tactical material. Of special significance were the extracts of tables of organization and equipment found in the three-part FM 101- 10 Staff Officersa#39; Field Manual issued and updated throughout the war. ... May 1969, pp. 43-48. Hoffman. Fred S. aquot;The Airmobile Division: Trial by Combat.aquot; National Guardsman. October 1965 ... aquot;A Victory in the la Drang: The Triumph of a Concept.
|Title||:||Vietnam Order of Battle|
|Author||:||Shelby L. Stanton|