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Author Warr, Nicholas, 1945-

Title Charlie one five : a Marine company's Vietnam War / Nicholas Warr ; foreword by Scott Nelson.

Publication Info. Lubbock, Texas : Texas Tech University Press, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    959.704 WAR    Available
Description xxvii, 311 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Modern Southeast Asia series
Modern Southeast Asia series
Note Includes index.
Contents The early days and Operation Jackstay, December 1965-early 1966 -- Sparrow Hawk and Operation Colorado, June-December 1966 -- Changes of command, November 1966-March 1967 -- Changes of weaponry, April 1967 -- Operation Union I, 21 April-9 May 1967 -- The Battle for Hill 110, 10 May 1967 -- Dying delta, and the move to Hill 51, 11-17 May 1967 -- Operation Union II, 26 May-5 June 1967 -- Operation Swift, 4-5 September 1967 -- Hoi An days, 1 October-25 December 1967 -- Incoming! Phu Loc 6 Combat Base, December 1967-March 1968 -- Lang Co Village and the Phantom Mortar Crew, 16 January-10 February 1968.
Summary "The Vietnam War combat history of the U.S. 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, known as Charlie 'One Five' (1/5); drawn from historical research, command chronologies, combat after-action reports, and first-person accounts"--Provided by publisher.
Subject United States. Marine Corps. Marine Regiment, 5th. Battalion, 1st . Company C -- History.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Campaigns
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Regimental histories.
ISBN 9780896727977 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0896727971 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780896727984 (e-book)
Sudoc No. Z TT422.8 W25ch txdocs

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