By Jacamo Peterson
The tale of strive against in South Vietnam,Republic of, with the boys of a small unit often called a cellular response or "Mike Force". Operating out of the Chu Lai base camp at the coast of South Vietnam,between Danang to the north and Cam Rhon Bay to the south. Home to the twenty third Infantry department (Americal) the seventy fifth Rangers and different aid devices. Their missions took place in the northern provinces, which were dubbed via the army as the 1st strive against Tactical sector (1CTZ).From Rosemary's aspect at Chu Lai, to Da Nang, to the Tuy Lon River and the White Mountains, around the Hai Van cross to Phu Bai, Quang Tri City and directly to the DMZ
They have been both recon and striker unit, occasionally simply trying to find intell, occasionally attacking and infrequently being attacked. usually deployed to augment a small camp or firebase. occasionally workng as convoy security.Mostly it was once just HOT! lifestyles for them was once both base camp dull, or "boonie rat" severe in complete "battle rattle" sweat soaked, sneakin within the bush. Living on salt pills,nasty tasting water or even worse tasting rations.
Often assigned missions to find or trap particular pursuits. All in their missions have been either categorized and clandestine. Even their life used to be denied. up to attainable their events have been hidden or camouflaged inside better unit operations and pursuits.
Their operations have been carried out with out back-up,or aid on hand. They have been required to maneuver and continue to exist on their bush talents, to evolve, over come, improvise, and if that failed, E&E (escape and steer clear of) again to a pick-up or rendezvous element for extraction.
This tale is set serving in Vietnam as specialist squaddies in a "No Such Unit Exists" prestige. a part of the "other" military, the single no longer circumscribed via line unit regimentation, order of conflict flow, or ideas of engagement, in - South Vietnam, Republic of "A tough PLACE." .