TITLE

Special Operations Forces in the Vietnam War

AUTHOR(S)
Warchola, Amy
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Social Science Docket;Winter/Spring2010, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the aspects of special operations forces during the Vietnam War. It is stated that the forces continues to play an important role in the U.S. in which they are trained in unconventional military strategies including reconnaissance and guerrilla warfare. It mentions that special operations forces Navy Seals and Army Security Agency (ASA) has conducted a secretive and dangerous missions in order to save captured American soldiers during the war. It stresses that in the selection of members for special operations forces, they follow similar criteria and protocols. It further provides information on various special operations forces and significant people during the Vietnam war.
ACCESSION #
47660944

 

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