Posted By:Ernie Hurst
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Subject:Re: question about vietnam
Post Date:January 14, 2005 at 02:04:14
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/vietnamwar/messages/441.html
Forum:Vietnam War Forum
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I doubt if you'll get many responses here, but a google search for "drugs, Vietnam & US Army" got about 600,000 hits, so you can probably find the info you want. Same search procedure will probably work for gear & weight. Just as drug use increased in the US during the 1960s & 70s, the same happened in Vietnam. It wasn't prevalent when/where I was there (1966/67, Cam Ranh Bay Air Base), but probably was elsewhere, at that time.