November 04, 1969 : South Vietnamese battle communists along the Cambodian border

Introduction

In the biggest battle in four months, South Vietnamese infantry, supported by U.S. planes and artillery, clash with North Vietnamese troops for 10 hours near Duc Lop near the Cambodian border. Eighty communist troops were reported killed. South Vietnamese losses included 24 killed and 38 wounded.

Article Details:

November 04, 1969 : South Vietnamese battle communists along the Cambodian border

  • Author

    History.com Staff

  • Website Name

    History.com

  • Year Published

    2009

  • Title

    November 04, 1969 : South Vietnamese battle communists along the Cambodian border

  • URL

    http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnamese-battle-communists-along-the-cambodian-border

  • Access Date

    December 18, 2017

  • Publisher

    A+E Networks