Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Hard Lessons of the My Lai Massacre

By Gary G. Kohls
March 9, 2010

Forty-two years ago this week, on March 16,1968, a company of green, battle-untested U.S. Army combat soldiers from the Americal Division, swept into the Vietnamese hamlet of My Lai, rounded up the 500+ unarmed residents, all women, children and old men, and efficiently executed them in cold blood, Nazi-style.

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