A chronology of the United States Marine Corps, 1965-1969 : by Gabrielle M Neufeld; John Haskell Kemble

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It replaced MACV Forward . (Naval Review, 1970, p . ) 10 Mar VIETNAM---The 1st Marine Aircraft Wing's fixed-wing strike aircraft were placed under operational control of the Commanding General, Seventh Air Force . It was hoped that this "single manager" concept for tactical air would combine into a single system the best features of Marine and Air Force tactical air support systems . (Naval Review, 1970, pp . ) 12 Mar CONUS---Major Robert J . Modrzejewski and 2d Lieutenant John J . McGinty, III were presented the Medal of Honor by President Johnson for separate actions in Vietnam in July 1966 .

Enemy forces were supposedly regrouping after suffering severe losses during the Tet offensive . (Sea Tiger, v . IV, no . 13, 29 Mar 1968, p . ) 22 Mar CONUS---The Marine Aviation Cadet Program, which provided men without college degrees an opportunity to earn commissions as Marine Aviators, ended . Since its beginning in 1959, 1,293 Marines became aviators . The present Aviation Program demands a college degree . (1968 Chronology, p . ) 23 Mar VIETNAM---The Marine outpost at Khe Sanh received 625 rocket, mortar, and artillery shells .

1968, p . ) 25 1968 14 May CONUS---At the Pentagon, a Hall of Heroes was dedicated, honoring recipients of the . Medal of Honor . The plaques on the wall list more than 3,200 Medal of Honor recipients . Marines had been awarded 242 Medals of Honor prior to the war in Vietnam . (Naval Affairs, v . 47, no . 6, Jun 19,68, p . ) control of ALLEN BROOK passed from the 7th Marines to the Review, 1969, p . )- 16 May VIETNAM---Operational 27th Marines . (Naval 18 May VIETNAM---The 7th Marines launched Operation MAMELUKE THRUST southwest of Da Nang .

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