“OPERATION QUICKSILVER”

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June – July 2 1967 –“OPERATION QUICKSILVER”Bihn Long & Tay Ninh Provinces, III Corps – OPCON 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment. –

 

“OPERATION QUICKSILVER” involved the 1st and 2nd Squadrons of the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment.  Its purpose was to secure routes that moved logistical personnel of the 101st Airborne Division between Bihn Long and Tay Ninh Provinces. Cordon, search and Reconnaissance In Force missions were also performed.