TITLE

Vang Pao

AUTHOR(S)
RAUHALA, EMILY
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);1/24/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 3, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Obituary
ABSTRACT
An obituary is presented for Vang Pao who led a military campaign against the communist Viet Cong in Laos that was backed by the United States' Central Intelligence Agency.
ACCESSION #
63595872

 

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