TITLE

Marble Mountain, Vietnam

AUTHOR(S)
Karlin, Wayne
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Sep2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
26113174

 

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