Battalion 1971 Timeline Index
~ 720th Military Police Battalion Reunion Association Vietnam History Project ~
Allied Troop levels In South Vietnam for 1971
South Vietnamese 1,046,250
American 156,800
Australian 2,000
New Zealand 100
South Korea 45,700
Philippines 70
Thailand 6,000

U.S. Casualties 1971: 2,348 Killed (all categories), 18,109 Wounded, 16 Missing In Action
720th MP Battalion Casualties 1971: 0 Killed In Action, 4 Line Of Duty Deaths, WIA statistics unavailable.
North Vietnamese Army & Viet Cong:19,320 Killed, with 2,304 captured in action.
MP Corps
18th MP
89th MP
720th MP

These Website Timeline pages contain summarized outlines for many of the operations and events the Veteran's of the 720th MP Battalion participated in.

     Much more detail to include many personal accounts of the events can be found in the books Vietnam Journal, Volume-I "We did it all and then some," and Volume-II "Operation Stabilize." They are great mementoes of your service for your children & grandchildren. Click on the book Icon to the right for information on purchasing the the hard or soft cover set. All royalties benefit Reunion Association programs & operations.

This Timeline is currently being reformatted and some links remain broken.
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