VietNam Medals
L to R: Republic of Vietnam Service Medal
Viet Nam Gallantry Cross, Vietnam Campaign Medal

Highlights of Operations


Vietnamese Counteroffensive
14 to 17 June 1966
28 to 29 June 1966

Vietnamese Counteroffensive II
21 July to 11 August 1966
25 August to 4 September 1966
10 to 20 September 1966
2 October 1966
25 October to 6 November 1966
14 to 18 December 1966

Tet Counteroffensive
3 to 14 March 1968
26 to 30 March 1968

Vietnamese Counteroffensive IV
7 to 9 April 1968
13 to 17 April 1968
9 to 12 May 1968
21 to 23 May 1968
Vietnamese Counteroffensive IV (cont)
28 May to 3 June 1968
10 to 14 June 1968
19 to 25 June 1968

Vietnamese Counteroffensive V
13 to 19 July 1968
24 to 28 July 1968

Vietnam Summer-Fall 1969
1 to 10 September 1969

Vietnam Winter-Spring 1970
5 to 11 November 1969
27 November to 1 December 1969
12 to 15 December 1969
20 to 22 December 1969
30 December 1969 to 2 January 1970
14 to 16 January 1970
22 to 27 January 1970
17 to 20 February 1970


For pictures from Vietnam and the 60s, go here.


For a 1968 Command History, go here


Details of the ship's movements and logistics for the year 1968
provided by Mike Anderson, RM, 1966-68