The U.S. role grows "... ARVN regimental headquarters northeast of Saigon in January 1960 Americans in Vietnam begin to plan for increased U.S. aid to Diem." http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/628478/Vietnam-War/234631/The-US-role-grows
This post is part of the ongoing #FultonFridays featuring the writings of Ven. Fulton Sheen. Goodness, patriotism, honesty and loyalty are losing their battles not by conflict, but by default. Those who are called to be defenders of what is right are not wounded in the battle. They flee. Courage has always been in the […]
30 Jan 1967, Vietnam --A long line of wounded US Marines heads for a helocopter standing by to evacuate them. An 11-day fight for this triangle of high ground less than 10 miles from North Vietnam, has taken a total of 118 Marines. They are sown walking or being carried off of a field.