EGENMAIER, Ralph G. (Major, USA)

Call No.: K239.0512-105 

IRIS No.: 00903895 

IRIS Tape No.: 00903896 

Accessibility: OPEN 

Pages/Time: 23pp/):33 

Class: U 

Date/Location: 21 January 1969/Fort Benning GA 

Interviewers: Major Samuel E. Riddlebarger 

Sources: Project CORONA HARVEST Collection 


(1967-1968) Oral history interview with Major Ralph Egenmaier district senior advisor, Trom District, Bien Hoa Province, IV Corps area. Topics discussed are the Army's efforts to stem 1968 Tet Offensive in Trom District, use made of forward air control and close air support, support received from AC-47 gunships and Navy Sea Wolves, request system for air support, communications effectiveness and the effectiveness of preplanned airstrikes.