May 10, 1969 — The Battle of Hamburger Hill began. Identified on American battle maps as Hill 937, the battle for Hamburger Hill—actually Ap Bia Mountain—cost Americans 46 killed and 400 wounded. It was one of the most significant battles of the Vietnam War as it spelled the end of major American ground combat operations.

  2 comments for “This Day in History

  1. May 10, 2018 at 4:52 PM

    In 1969 I was 9 years old. I wish I had more awarenss back then.

    Liked by 1 person

    • May 11, 2018 at 7:51 AM

      Awareness is a gift and we get it when we are ready to receive. Thanks for your comment.


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