Union II May 26-29

Union II May 30 – June 6


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From: Commanding Officer
To: Commanding General, 1st Marine Division
Via: Commanding Officer, 5th Marines
Subj: Combat After-Action Report, Operation “UNION II”
Ref: (a) DivO 3480.1
(b) 5th Marines Frag Order 28-67
c) 5th Marines Frag Order 29-67
(d) 5th Marines Frag Order 30-67
(e) 5th Marines Frag Order 31-67
(f) 5th Marines Frag Order 32-67
(g) 5th Marines Frag Order 34-67
(h) 5th Marines Frag Order 35-67
(i) 5th Marines Frag Order 36-67
(j) 5th Marines Frag Order 37-67
(k) 5th Marines Frag Order 38-67
Encl: (not included in this text)
(1) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 47-67
(2) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D-Day
(3) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+1
(4) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 48-67
(5) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 49-67
(6) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+2
(7) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+3
(8) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 50-67
(9) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 52-67
(10) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+4
(11) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 53-67
(12) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+5
(13) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 54-67

DOWNGRADED AT 3-YEAR INTERVALS:
DECLASSIFIED AFTER 12 YEARS.

DOD DIR 5200.103
(14) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+6
(15) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 55-67
(16) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 56-67
(17) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+7
(18) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+8
(19) Operation and Night Disposition Overlay D+9
(20) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 57-67
(21) 1st Battalion, 5th Marines Frag Order 58-67
(22) Operation Overlay D+10

1. Code Name and Type Of Operation.
Operation “UNION II” (Search and Destroy)

2. Dates of Operation.
260001H May 1967 to 051800H June 1967.

3. Location. From 26-30 May 1967, the Battalion participated in Operation UNION II in the central part of Que Son District, Quang Nam Province
RVN. On 30 May 1967, the Battalion was helicopter lifted from the combat base (BT 025343) to LZ Robin (BT 012210), located in the northeast
part of Tien Phuoc District, RVN. The Battalion commenced a coordinated attack in a northeasterly direction from the LZ into the northwest
portion of the Tam Ky District, RVN around to the eastern side of Nui Da Ngua (BT 165267) to a northwesterly direction through Thang Binh
District, Quang Tin Province, RVN, to combat base located in Que Son District, Quang Nam Province, RVN.

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