Marble Mountain, Vietnam

Karlin, Wayne
September 2007
Military History;Sep2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p76
The article discusses the author's experience of traveling to Vietnam where he served as a U.S. soldier during the Vietnam War. He and his son drove to Da Nang over the Hai Van pass. En route to Marble Mountain, they visited Khe Sanh, seeing the now peaceful hills from which the base, 5,000 Marines surrounded by 40,000 North Vietnamese, had been shelled for 77 days.


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