Battle of Pleiku

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An attack by the Vietcong on U.S. troops at Pleiku, killing eight Americans on February 7, 1965. In retaliation, President Lyndon B. Johnson ordered bombing north of the Demilitarized Zone ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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