551st Light Maintenance Company

Blackhorse Base Camp, Long Giao, and Xuan Loc in Vietnam





551st Memories, Stories, and Other Documents.

This area is reserved for user submitted Vietnam war articles, stories, and other documents pertaining to the 551st Light Maintenance Co. at Blackhorse Basecamp. Many formerly classified documents regarding military operations in Vietnam have become unclassified in the last few years. I've collected any United States Government items that I could locate that even mentions the 551st Light Maintenance Company and added them here.

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Base Camp Diagram

Valorous Unit Award Proposed

Valorous Unit Award Ammended and Awarded

Operational Report - Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Period Ending 30 April 1967

Operational Report - Lessons Learned, HQ, 188th Maintenance AJ. Battalion (23 May 1967)

Operational Report - Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Period Ending 31 October 1967

Combat After Action Report - Operation AKRON, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Period 9 - 27 June 1967

Operational Report - Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Period Ending 30 April 1968

Operational Report - Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Period Ending 31 July 1968

Operational Report - Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Period Ending 31 October 1968