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  1. What was the name of the most successful unofficial American Soldiers Newspaper in the Vietnam War?
  2. What was the most highly successful secret program at eliminating the Viet Cong organizational \'Infra Structure?
  3. Which Gunship support Units accrued the highest amount of per capita medals and citations?
  4. What is the basis for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall?
  5. How many men killed in Vietnam were 16?
  6. How old was the oldest man killed in Vietnam?
  7. What was Ho Chi Minhs birth name?
  8. How many Medals of honor were awarded for valor to date for the Vietnam War?
  9. There were three catagories of Red Cross Workers in Vietnam, one of them were the Supplement Recreational Activities Overseas (SRAO). What was the nickname given to this group of women?
  10. Master Sgt. Debra J Dulinsky of the US Marine Corps was known for what in the Vietnam War?
  11. What was the name of the operation to evacuate the American Embassy in Saigon on april 29, 1975?
  12. What was the name of the operation to evacuate the American Embassy in Phnom Penh, in Cambodia on April 12, 1975?
  13. What was OPERATION MARKET TIME?
  14. What was OPERATION GAME WARDEN?
  15. Besides the US, what other allied nations were involved in the conflict?
  16. What foreign military unit was awarded the US Presidential Unit Citation (PUC)?
  17. In 1968 who convinced President Johnson to deny General William Westmoreland's request for 206,000 more troops in Vietnam?
  18. During the Vietnam War,which Airborne Unit did a group Combat Jump,qualifying all participants for a set of the coveted Combat Jump Wings?
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  1. What was the name of the most successful unofficial American Soldiers Newspaper in the Vietnam War?
    The Grunt Free Press.
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  2. What was the most highly successful secret program at eliminating the Viet Cong organizational \'Infra Structure?
    The Phoenix Program Employed Provisional Reconnaisance Units (PRU) under the control of Spec Ops personnel and was so successful Hanoi mounted a counter smear propaganda campaign calling them assasins which was totally false!
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  3. Which Gunship support Units accrued the highest amount of per capita medals and citations?
    The US Navy \'Seawolves\' using old UH-1Bs were part of Naval warfare Spec Ops supporting the SEALs and PBRs..flying in all weather,day or night even under heavy fire accrued the most..they were everybody\'s First Choice!
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  4. What is the basis for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall?
    The CDAC - the Combat Area Casualty File
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  5. How many men killed in Vietnam were 16?
    5
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  6. How old was the oldest man killed in Vietnam?
    62
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  7. What was Ho Chi Minhs birth name?
    Nguyen Tat Thanh.
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  8. How many Medals of honor were awarded for valor to date for the Vietnam War?
    245
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  9. There were three catagories of Red Cross Workers in Vietnam, one of them were the Supplement Recreational Activities Overseas (SRAO). What was the nickname given to this group of women?
    Donut Dollies.
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  10. Master Sgt. Debra J Dulinsky of the US Marine Corps was known for what in the Vietnam War?
    She was the first woman to be ordered into a combat zone.
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  11. What was the name of the operation to evacuate the American Embassy in Saigon on april 29, 1975?
    Operation Frequent Wind.
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  12. What was the name of the operation to evacuate the American Embassy in Phnom Penh, in Cambodia on April 12, 1975?
    Operation Eagle Pull
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  13. What was OPERATION MARKET TIME?
    OPERATION MARKET TIME was a joint effort of the US Navy, US Coast Guard and Republic of Vietnam Navy to blockade the ememy's use of sea trading routes for resupply. The operation was under the control of Task Force 115.
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  14. What was OPERATION GAME WARDEN?
    OPERATION GAME WARDEN was the Naval Riverine Force's mission to prevent enemy use of South Vietnam's river highways for resupply. The operation was under the control of Task Force 116.
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  15. Besides the US, what other allied nations were involved in the conflict?
    Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the Republic of South Korea, and the Republic of the Phillippines.
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  16. What foreign military unit was awarded the US Presidential Unit Citation (PUC)?
    President Lyndon B. Johnson awarded the Presidential Unit Citation to members of D Company, 6th Battalion Royal Australian Regiment (6RAR). The citation was awarded to the Aussies for its 'extraordinary heroism while engaged in military operations against an opposing armed force' during the Battle of Long Tan on August 18, 1966.
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  17. In 1968 who convinced President Johnson to deny General William Westmoreland's request for 206,000 more troops in Vietnam?
    Lyndon Johnson's newly appointed Secretary of Defense, Clark Clifford
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  18. During the Vietnam War,which Airborne Unit did a group Combat Jump,qualifying all participants for a set of the coveted Combat Jump Wings?
    The 173rd Airborne
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