“Mike Force 2 - The Mobile Strike Force Command, or MIKE Force, was a key component of United States Army Special Forces in the Vietnam War. They served with indigenous soldiers selected and trained through the largely minority Civilian Irregular.
vietnamwarera: “ “A member of U. Navy Seal Team shown in a converted ‘mike’ boat as it pulls toward a jungle river bank for a search and destroy operation in the Mekong Delta Republic in Vietnam in January (AP Photo/U.
On the 8th of November 1965, the 173rd airborne troops of the U.S Army landed in Vietnam and took part in what is known as Operation Hump. Due to lack of intelligence they were dropped smack into enemy territory and were ambushed by 1200 N.V.A Troops. Both sides suffered heavy losses with 48 paratroopers killed. Read more at http://americahonorsandremembers-ahr3.bravesites.com/holidays#cJIdYG7TckmTzrr5.99