Robinson, George, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Signal Corps
Last Primary MOS
31M20-Multichannel Transmission Systems
Last MOS Group
Signal Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1969, 31M20, 54th Signal Battalion/B Company
Service Years
1967 - 1969

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Home State
Maryland
Maryland
Year of Birth
1946
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Elkton
Last Address
Elkton

Casualty Date
Apr 25, 1969
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Vehicle Loss, Crash
Location
Binh Dinh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Gilpin Manor Memorial Park - Elkton, Maryland
Wall/Plot Coordinates
26W 050

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Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
Start Year
1968
End Year
1968

Description
This campaign was from 1 July to 1 November 1968. During this period a country-wide effort was begun to restore government control of territory lost to the enemy since the Tet offensive. The enemy attempted another such offensive on 17-18 August but his efforts were comparatively feeble and were quickly overwhelmed by Allied forces.

In the fall of 1968 the South Vietnamese government, with major U.S. support, launched an accelerated pacification campaign. All friendly forces were coordinated and brought to bear on the enemy in every tactical area of operation. In these intensified operations, friendly units first secured a target area, then Vietnamese government units, regional forces/popular forces, police and civil authorities screened the inhabitants, seeking members of the Viet Cong infrastructure. This technique was so successful against the political apparatus that it became the basis for subsequent friendly operations. Government influence expanded into areas of the countryside previously dominated by the Viet Cong to such an extent that two years later at least some measure of government control was evident in all but a few remote regions.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Year
1968
To Year
1968
 
Last Updated:
Jan 16, 2017
   
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Units Participated in Operation

1st Cavalry Division (Unit of Action)

I Corps/29th Civil Affairs Company

 
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  3788 Also There at This Battle:
  • Allbright, Jan, SP 4, (1967-1970)
  • Allman, Timothy, SGT, (1965-1973)
  • Alvarez, Charles, SP 4, (1966-1968)
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