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Strength of Viet Cong "Main Force Support Personnel"
Date of Creation:
December 2, 1966
Date of Declassification:
July 16, 1975
Type of Document:
Information paper
Level of Classification:
Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
5 p.
The Strength of Viet Cong "Main Force Support Personnel" [evidence in captured documents and POW reports indicates VC "Main Force Support Personnel" are carried at a strength far below their actual numbers, probably as high as 100,000. Strength of VC irregulars also considerably underestimated]. Memorandum, Samuel A. Adams, for Chief, Indochina Division. Dec. 2, 1966. 5 p. Att: Information Paper, Forces in South Vietnam. Nov. 28, 1966 [not attached]. SECRET. Declassified July 16, 1975.
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