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Mekong Rescue

Mekong Rescue

A Daring Mission to Save an American POW

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Published by Nissi Publishing in Roanoke, Texas, U.S.A. .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24735245M
ISBN 100944372198
ISBN 10978-0944372197

The rescue of Bat 21 Bravo, the call sign for Iceal "Gene" Hambleton, a navigator aboard an EB aircraft shot down behind North Vietnamese lines, was the "largest, longest, and most complex search-and-rescue" operation during the Vietnam War. Five additional aircraft were shot down during rescue attempts, directly resulting in the deaths of 11 airmen, the capture of two others, and another. February 23rd , in the Foreign Correspondents’ Club, Bangkok, Thailand: the Mekong Migration Network, launched its third resource book on migration in the Greater Mekong Subregion, focusing on arrest detention and deportation. A total of 68 participants came to celebrate the launch with MMN, including UN officials, NGO staffers, community.

These experiences are best for tours in Luang Prabang: 1 DAY Mekong Cruise to Pak Ou Caves. Kuang Si Waterfalls. Local Villages; Half Day: Mekong Cruise to . Dieter Dengler ( – February 7, ) was a German-born United States Navy aviator during the Vietnam War and later a private aircraft test pilot and commercial airline pilot. He was one of two survivors, the other being Phisit Intharathat, out of seven prisoners of war who escaped from a Pathet Lao prison camp in was rescued after 23 days on the run following six months Battles/wars: Vietnam War, Flaming Dart I operations.

A classic historical, political and cultural portrait of the Vietnam War, seen through the eyes of the Vietnamese. Winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award, FitzGerald, a staff writer at the New Yorker and a reporter in Vietnam, presents a vivid image of a revolution and a clear-sighted case for why the U.S offensive was doomed from the start.   King of the Mekong book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The adventure of a lifetime might just be their last. Filled with cur /5.


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