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William Westmoreland

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William Westmoreland

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One of the most controversial generals of the Vietnam War, Westmoreland commanded all U.S. forces from 1964 until 1968. After repeated calls for increased troop levels and a widening of the conflict, he was replaced following the surprise Tet Offensive of January 1968.

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