Thursday, June 1, 2023

Tomorrow in
Vietnam History

1965 - In Saigon, the first contingent of Australian combat troops arrived by plane.

1967 - In Fort Jackson, SC, Captain Howard Levy was convicted by a genereal court martial of willfully disobeying orders and making disloyal statements about the U.S. policy in Vietnam. He was sentenced to three years of hard labor and was dismissed from the service. He served 26 months.

Vietnam Quotes

There is a simple prescription for peace--leave your neighbors alone."
Secretary of State Dean Rusk, May 22, 1964

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