~ 720th Military Police Battalion Reunion Association Vietnam History Project ~

720th Military Police Battalion
Vietnam Era Index

10 October 1966 through 13 August 1972
“We did it all, and then some”
Battalion Honor Roll
   We honor our veterans from all eras who paid the ultimate safrafice for their service to our country and fellow soldiers. Click on the flag.
Vietnam Era Timeline
   The only military unit history website on the Internet where you can follow your tour in Vietnam day-by-day. Includes thousands of photos, personal stories and reflections of the soldiers that served. Click on the book to start your tour.
Vietnam Now
   Photographs and comments from Battalion Veterans who returned to their old bases and duty assignments. Click on the camera.
   The entire website is being reformatted and many links are still broken, so please bear with us.   This Page Last Updated  30 October 2014
Chain Of Command
III & IV Corps Tactical Zones
MACV
USARV
2nd
Field Force
18th MP
Brigade
89th MP
Group
720th MP
Battalion
Headquarters Detachment ~ III Corps Tactical Zone ~ Bien Hoa Province ~ Long Binh
Honors and Campaigns
Battalion Commanders
Sergeants Major
Theater Chain Of Command
HQ Detachment Commanders
Miscellaneous Photograph Index
Staff Elements
Rosters
1966
1967
1968
1969
1970
1971
1972
Revisit your HQ & HQ Detachment tour through our Battalion Timeline
Battalion Support Services
Introduction
Armorer
Chaplains Services
Communications Shops
Mess Hall
Motor Pool
Orderly Room
Reutilization & Upkeep Unit
Supply
 
Alpha Company ~ III Corps Tactical Zone ~ Bien Hoa Province ~ Long Binh
Company Commanders
First Sergeants
Photograph Index
Rosters
Revisit your tour through our Battalion Timeline
Bravo Company ~ III Corps Tactical Zone, Long Binh & IV Corps Tactical Zone, Vinh Long
Are you interested in joining the Bravo Company Vietnam Era Veterans Group?
Liaison for Email, Contact  and Reunion Information Notify Bob Bogison   Email Link 
Photograph Index
Rosters
Revisit your tour through our Battalion Timeline
Charlie Company ~ III Corps Tactical Zone ~ Bien Hoa Province ~ Long Binh
Rosters
Revisit your tour through our Battalion Timeline
South Vietnamese Military & Civil Allies
Military Police (Quan Canh)
Convoy's  In The II ~ III ~ IV Corps Tactical Zones
1969 Convoy Checkpoint Map ~ Di An - Phu Loi - Lai Khe - Phuoc Vinh - Quan Loi
Personal Convoy Journal 10 March to 7 November 1971  SP/4 Charles "David" Spruell, C Company, 720th MP Battalion, 89th MP Group, 18th MP Brigade, 1971-1972.
Regular Convoys
If you know of any regular convoy routes that are missing, please notify the History Project  Manager via the Email link on any of the convoy-detachment pages.
   Some of the convoy & detachment links are being merged and many links are still broken, so please bear with us.
Bu Gia Map  (Dijamar)
Bunker Hill  (FSB)
Bu Dop  (Bo Duc)
Camp Dillard  (Di Linh)
Mace  (FSB)
Song Be  (Phuoc Binh)
Wade  (FSB)
 
Detachment's & Convoys  (III & IV Corps Tactical Zones)
   The convoy destinations that were also Battalion Detachment locations are being merged to a new file, and many links are still broken, so please bear with us. The Email Link on the pages are still available for your use.
Blackhorse (Xuan Loc & Long Gaio)
Tra Vinh  (Phu Vinh)
Camp Widder  (Duc Hoa)
 
Other MP Assignments
 
Escorts & Patrols
Patrol & Escort Checkpoints & Landmarks
III & IV Corps Tactical Zones
Enemy Prisoners Of War ~ Hospital Guard & Escort Teams
 
The Tactical Area Of Responsibility (TAOR)
Republic of South Vietnam
11 September 1967 through 25 July 1970
Operation STABILIZE

The first Military Police Battalion in the history of the United States Armed Forces to be assigned a counterinsurgency-pacification light infantry mission and command and operational control of infantry, armor, air, and artillery elements in support of Military Police ground forces.

The History of the TAOR   Includes direct links to Ambush & Reconnaissance, Outpost Liaison Duty, River Patrol Security & Transport Unit, Civic Action Program, the Dong Nai River POL & Dredge Site and recent over-flight era photographs and current satellite photographs of how the TAOR appears now.

Scout Dog Unit
212th MP Company
The 1st of its kind in
the Military Police Corps
Regional Forces / Popular Forces
South Vietnamese Army Village Militia
Regional Forces
Popular Forces
D Company / 87th Infantry
95th & 720th MP Battalions
D Company
87th Infantry
     Mortar Platoon
 
Weapons
Vehicles
Field Equipment
1/4 Ton Truck  "Jeep"
2 & 1/2 Ton Truck  "Deuce & 1/2"
Grenades Frag  Concussion  Smoke
 
Communist Forces
III Corps Tactical Zone