MACV Command History. 1968. Volume 1

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Letter of Promulgationi
Title Pagev
Prefaceix
Table of Contentsxi
List of Illustrationsxiv
Chapter
I.INTRODUCTION1
II.THE STRATEGY AND OBJECTIVES
US Policy and Objectives5
Combined US/RVN Strategy13
III. THE ENEMY
Introduction37
The Role of North Vietnam39
NVN Infiltration into RVN56
VC Political Infrastructure59
Enemy Support Operations96
Enemy Operations in RVN128
Conclusion195
IV.FRIENDLY FORCES
Command and Control Structure217
United States Forces223
Republic of Vietnam Armed Forces (RVNAF)249
Free World Military Assistance Forces345
V.OPERATIONS IN THE REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Ground Operations371
Air Operations402
Naval Operations [page missing]441
VI.PACIFICATION AND NATION BUILDING
Introduction519
Summary519
Pacification523
Territorial Security Forces530
Project RECOVERY536
Attack on the VC Infrastructure544
Chieu Hoi549
Economic Revival552
Revolutionary Development People's Groups and Urban Self-Defense Groups554
Revolutionary Development Cadre and Song Tan RD556
New Life Development557
Psychological Operations560
GVN Leadership561
Outlook for 1969564

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