An Air Force C-130 Hercules drops supplies to U.S. troops attempting to encircle a suspected Viet Cong headquarters during Operation Junction City in Vietnam in February, 1967.

U.S. troops find Viet Cong R&R center

U.S. troops met only light resistance Friday as a 23,000-man American force swept north of Tay Ninh in search of the communist supreme command.

World War II hero returns to another battlefield

"It's just like coming home," said World War II Medal of Honor winner Paul B. Huff as he was greeted by officers and men of the 101st Airborne Div. on his recent arrival in. Vietnam.

Bird Dog sniffs out VC, F100s clobber him

The pilot banked his light plane sharply, barely missing the jagged treetops.

Part of VC's headquarters uncovered in jungle

American infantrymen found part of the Viet Cong's supreme headquarters in a hidden jungle enclave north of Tay Ninh, a U.S. general said Sunday.

Tough springboard to valor

The South Vietnamese soldier is tough — he has to be, he's up against a tough opponent.

Reds flee advancing U.S. units

U.S. troops found at least seven hastily-evacuated enemy base camps Saturday as communist forces fled the massive American thrust in Operation Junction City.

Paratroopers drop into VC stronghold

TAY NINH, Vietnam — The U.S.

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