Gallant conduct

4/30/1968 - 5/2/1968

This document describes Captain Manuel “Jay” S. Vargas’s gallant conduct during the April 1968 battle near Dai Do in the Republic of Vietnam. This statement by fellow Marine Lieutenant Colonel William Weise was part of the supporting documents that led to a Medal of Honor for CPT Vargas.

National Archives, Records of the U.S. Forces in Southeast Asia


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