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Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao

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List of Pathet Lao battles in the Vietnam War, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in Vietnam War involving the Pathet Lao is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these Vietnam War battles that involved Vietnam War you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

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Battle of Ban Dong is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao
Ban Dong, Phitsanulok, Thailand
The Battle of Ban Dong was a major battle of the Vietnam War that took place in Laos, involving the North and South Vietnamese armies. The battle lasted from February 8 to March 20, 1971. Before ...more
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Battle of Lima Site 85 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao
Houaphanh Province, Laos
The Battle of Lima Site 85, also called Battle of Phou Pha Thi, was fought as part of a military campaign waged during the Vietnam War and Laotian Civil War by the Vietnam People’s Army and the ...more
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Joint warfare in South Vietnam... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao
Laos
In the Vietnam War, after the assassinations of Ngo Dinh Diem and John F. Kennedy in late 1963 and the Gulf of Tonkin Incident in 1964 and the continuing political instability in the South, the ...more
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North Vietnamese invasion of L... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao
North Vietnamese invasion of Laos Kingdom of Laos, Laos
The North Vietnamese invaded Laos between 1958–1959. Control over Laos allowed for the eventual construction of the Ho Chi Minh Trail that would serve as the main supply route for enhanced NLF ...more
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Operation Barrel Roll is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao
Laos
Operation Barrel Roll was a covert U.S. Air Force 2nd Air Division and U.S. Navy Task Force 77, interdiction and close air support campaign conducted in the Kingdom of Laos between 14 December ...more
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Operation Lam Son 719 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao
Ho Chi Minh trail
Operation Lam Son 719 was a limited-objective offensive campaign conducted in southeastern portion of the Kingdom of Laos by the armed forces of the Republic of Vietnam between 8 February and 25 ...more
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Secret War is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao
Kingdom of Laos, Laos
The Laotian Civil War was fought between the Communist Pathet Lao and the Royal Lao Government, with both sides receiving heavy external support in a proxy war between the global Cold War ...more
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Vietnamization is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Vietnam War Battles Involving the Pathet Lao
North Vietnam
Vietnamization was a policy of the Richard Nixon administration during the Vietnam War to end U.S. involvement in the war and "expand, equip, and train South Vietnam's forces and assign to ...more