Battle of Ia Drang: The United States Army’s Brutal Entry into the Vietnam War

In the wake of Joseph L. Galloway’s death, we’re revisiting his iconic book on the conflict, We Were Soldiers Once...and Young.

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Read on for an excerpt from We Were Soldiers Once...and Young, and then download the book. 

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We Were Soldiers Once . . . and Young

By Harold G. Moore and Joseph L. Galloway

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  • Combat operations at Ia Drang Valley, Vietnam, November 1965. Major Bruce P. Crandall's UH-1D helicopter climbs skyward after discharging a load of infantrymen on a search and destroy mission.

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