Battle of Duc Lap

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Battle of Duc Lap
Part of the Vietnam War
Date August 22–24, 1968
Location South Vietnam
Result U.S. victory
United States United States Vietnam North Vietnam
Commanders and leaders
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown

The Battle of Duc Lap was a battle of the Vietnam War where North Vietnamese forces attempted to overrun a United States Special Forces Civilian Irregular Defense Group (CIDG) camp between August 22–24, 1968.


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