ARVN articles on Wikipedia
Army of the Republic of Vietnam
The Army of the Republic of VietnamVietnam (ARVN; VietnamVietnamese: Lục quan Việt Nam Cộng hoa), also known as the South VietnamVietnamese Army (SVA), were the ground forces
May 19th 2017



18th Division (South Vietnam)
of Vietnam (ARVN). The U.S. Military Assistance Command Vietnam considered the 18th as undisciplined and was well known throughout the ARVN for its "cowboy"
Sep 28th 2016



3d Armored Cavalry Squadron (South Vietnam)
Thiết giap) a battalion-sized unit of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN), the South Vietnamese army. It was part of II Corps that oversaw the twelve
Sep 13th 2016



Army of the Republic of Vietnam Special Forces
launched by the ARVN against Diệm. Knowing Tung was a loyalist who would order his Special Forces to defend Diệm, the generals invited him to ARVN Joint General
Apr 14th 2017



Vietnamese Rangers
properly known in VietnameseVietnamese as the Biệt Động Quan, more commonly known as the Rangers ARVN Rangers, were the Rangers of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam. Trained
Dec 10th 2016



Battle of Svay Rieng
Vietnam (ARVN) against the Communist People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN) forces. On 27 March PAVN sapper units attacked Đức Huệ which was held by the ARVN 83rd
Mar 14th 2017



Battle of Thượng Đức
Ðức. Losses on both sides were heavy with the ARVN losing more than 4,700 killed and wounded. Despite ARVN efforts, Thuong Duc finally fell to the PAVN
Feb 4th 2017



Operation Utah
Operation Utah was a US Marine Corps and Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) operation that took place northwest of Quảng Ngai, lasting from 4–7 March
Mar 13th 2017



First Battle of Quảng Trị
shock to the soldiers of the ARVN, who were largely unprepared for the onslaught. In 1972 Camp Carroll was occupied by the ARVN 56th Regiment, under the
Mar 9th 2017



Battle of Song Be
Cong) and Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) in May 1965. Planned as a major show of force against the ARVN forces, the Viet Cong attempted to capture
Mar 13th 2017



Operation Texas (Vietnam)
Operation Texas was a US Marine Corps and Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) operation that took place northwest of Quảng Ngai, lasting from 20–25 March
Mar 13th 2017



II Corps (South Vietnam)
Republic of Vietnam (ARVN), the army of the nation state of South Vietnam that existed from 1955 to 1975. It was one of four corps in the ARVN, and it oversaw
May 26th 2016



Phạm Văn Đồng (ARVN general)
regarded highly by AmericanAmerican and French officers, and well respected by many ARVNARVN officers. A staunch nationalist and anti-communist, he was considered an
Nov 15th 2016



Battle of An Lão
back large numbers of counterattacking ARVN troops, who rushed in by jeep and armored personnel carrier (APC). ARVN troops regained control of the district
Mar 13th 2017



Battle of An Lộc
bombing. To protect this critical area, the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) had essentially a single division in Binh Phước Province, the 5th Division
May 10th 2017



Battle of the Iron Triangle
towards Phu Cường. ARVN The ARVN battled with PAVN tanks on June 4 and inflicted heavy casualties on the PAVN forces. Six weeks after the ARVN regrouped and reinforced
Oct 11th 2016



IV Corps (South Vietnam)
Republic of Vietnam (ARVN), the army of the nation state of South Vietnam that existed from 1955 to 1975. It was one of four corps in the ARVN, and it oversaw
Nov 10th 2014



Battle of Huế
VietnameseVietnamese city of Huế, 11 battalions of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN), two U.S. Army battalions, and three understrength U.S. Marine Corps battalions
May 11th 2017



Battle of Kontum
half. The Battle for Kontum would pit the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) 22nd and (later) the 23rd Divisions under the command of Lt. Gen. Ngo Dzu
Mar 14th 2017



Operation Colorado
Colorado/Lien Ket 52 was a US Marine Corps and Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) operation that took place in the Hiệp Đức District, lasting from 6–22 August
Mar 25th 2017



III Corps (South Vietnam)
Republic of Vietnam (ARVN), the army of the nation state of South Vietnam that existed from 1955 to 1975. It was one of four corps in the ARVN, and oversaw the
Sep 13th 2016



Battle of Snuol
According to General Hieu's plan, instead of searching for the enemy, the ARVN would use one regiment to try to lure the Viet Cong out and then trap them
Jul 29th 2015



Đông Hà Combat Base
on 29 May in Operation Reno to support Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) forces in sweeps around Đong Ha. During this period the U.S. Air Force (USAF)
Apr 24th 2017



Battle of Xuân Lộc
battle of the Vietnam-WarVietnam War in which the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) committed almost all their remaining mobile forces, especially the South
Mar 14th 2017



Battle of Long Dinh
Liberation Armed Forces (Việt Cộng) and the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN). U.S. helicopter survelliance had spotted a large group of Viet Cong fighters
Mar 13th 2017



Operation Quyet Thang 202
202) was a 1964 Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) operation carried out with USUS support. ARVN commandos were transported by U.S. helicopters behind
May 23rd 2017



Battle of Prey Veng
of the Republic of Vietnam's (ARVN) campaign in Cambodia. It took place in Prey Veng Province on June 15, 1970, where ARVN and Cambodian troops battled
Mar 14th 2017



Vietnamization
Assistance Command, Vietnam, stated that the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) had been steadily improving, and the point at which the war could be "de-Americanized"
May 15th 2017



Hue–Da Nang Campaign
Army (VPA) and the Viet Cong against the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) during the Vietnam War, also known in Vietnam as the American War. The campaign
Mar 14th 2017



Cambodian Campaign
major operations were conducted by the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) between 29 April and 22 July and by US forces between 1 May and 30 June
May 14th 2017



Battle of Tam Quan
attacks against Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) positions along Highway 1, however U.S. and ARVN forces were unable to locate the PAVN. On the afternoon
Mar 15th 2017



South Vietnamese Popular Force
"Ruff-Puffs" referring to the abbreviation RF/PF. From 1965-1969, the ARVN took over most security operations as the Americans and other allies fought
Nov 2nd 2016



Quảng Trị Combat Base
former U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Army and Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) base northwest of Quảng Trị in central Vietnam. The base was located
Apr 24th 2017



Battle of Quang Tri (1968)
Army People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN) attacked Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) and American forces across major cities and towns in South Vietnam in an
Mar 25th 2017



7th Infantry Division (Vietnam)
Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) positions at Bố Đức and Duc Phong overrunning them the next day. On 26 December Regiment 141 attacked the ARVN base at Đon Luan
May 17th 2016



Easter Offensive
regular army of Vietnam North Vietnam) against the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN, the regular army of South Vietnam) and the United States military between
May 23rd 2017



Second Battle of Quảng Trị
days until September 16, 1972, when the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) defeated the North Vietnamese at the ancient citadel of Quảng Trị (Vietnamese:
Apr 23rd 2017



South Vietnamese Regional Force
Vietnam (ARVN) and placed under the command of the Staff">Joint General Staff. When U.S. forces began to withdraw from South Vietnam during 1969 and the ARVN began
Jul 8th 2016



Viet Cong attack on Tan Son Nhut Air Base (1966)
for the support of Army United States Army and Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) ground operations. The attack by Vietcong (VC) sappers supported by mortar
Mar 26th 2017



3rd Division (South Vietnam)
The 3rd Division of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN)—the army of the nation state of South Vietnam that existed from 1955 to 1975—was part of
May 8th 2017



Battle of Dong Xoai
Viet Cong assault, the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) Joint General Staff ordered the ARVN 1st Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, to retake Đồng Xoai
Mar 13th 2017



South Vietnam
sent advisors and a great deal of financial support to aid ARVN in combating the Viet Cong. ARVN and President Diệm began to be criticised by the foreign
May 20th 2017



Operation Concordia (Vietnam)
the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) from 19–21 June 1967 against the Cong">Viet Cong. It resulted in a US/ARVN victory. Cần Giuộc District was a Vietcong
Mar 25th 2017



Operation Union II
The assault was coordinated with ground attacks by the 6th ARVN Regiment and the 1st ARVN Ranger Group. The plan called for 1/5, commanded by Lieutenant
Mar 25th 2017



52nd Ranger Battalion (South Vietnam)
Battalion was a ranger battalion of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) during the Vietnam War. To form the battalion, the 347th, 348th, 351st and
Feb 5th 2016



22nd Division (South Vietnam)
The 22nd Division of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) was part of the II Corps that oversaw the region of the central highlands north of the
May 22nd 2017



Nguyễn Viết Thanh
An, Vietnam. General-ThanhGeneral Thanh served in the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) and was a Commander of the IV Corps from 1968 to 1970. In May 1970, General
Jul 11th 2016



East Sea Campaign
the islands under the occupation of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN), and it eventually ended in complete victory for the North Vietnamese.
Apr 29th 2017



Battle of Ba Gia
of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) in large-scale battles, and pin down the elite units of the ARVN strategic reserve. In Quảng Ngai Province
Mar 25th 2017



Firebase Gio Linh
former U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Army and Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) firebase north of Đong Ha in central Vietnam. The base was established
Apr 24th 2017





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