The 2nd Battalion 94th Artillery

 

VIETNAM HISTORY

                                                                       

1966-1972

‘The Longest War’

                                                     

   

 

A Battery Gun called ‘Alphie’, Gun Number 2

I Corps, Carroll, Early 1968

Sergeant Dwight W. Wells, Gun Chief

 

Photo taken by Gun Four Sergeant, Jerry ? 

 

Preface

 

This History is of the 2nd Battalion 94th Artillery and the men, past and present, who served with one of the finest Artillery Battalions in the United States Army, I Corps, Republic of Vietnam from 1966 to 1972.  

 

The men, who fired and supported the mightiest artillery piece in Vietnam.

 

The men, who by their bravery and devotion to duty constituted an Artillery Unit the enemy soldier soon learned to hate.

 

The men, whose artillery missions supported the 1st and 3rd Marines, the 101st Airborne, the 196th LIB and saved many American Infantryman.

 

From the sea to the borders of Laos and deep into the enemies homeland they reached their long ranging weapons. 

 

The History order of precedence is as follows:

 

    Data gathered at the National Achieves in Maryland.

 

    Articles gathered from the USARV Information Office and Articles from the S&S.

 

    Personal remembrances of the individual 2/94th men.

 

    Personal remembrances of the individual men the 2/94th supported. 

 

2/94th HISTORY INDEX

 

 1966-1972

 

  *Special thanks to SGT Dean Shanklin for going to the Archives in Maryland and gathering the Operational Reports, Campaign Reports, and other documents associated with the 2/94th over it's six year history in South Vietnam.

 


The Beginning

June 1966 to October 1966

 

The Unit Reactivation at Fort Sill     

& The Trip by Boat to Vietnam  


 

2/94th History by the 14 Official Campaigns the Unit Participated In While Serving In Vietnam

 


1st Campaign 

        Title                                                        Dates 

                                           

Counteroffensive, Phase II                         07/01/66 to 05/31/67

2nd  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates                                            

 

Counteroffensive, Phase III                        06/01/67 to 01/29/68 


3rd  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates   

 

TET Counteroffensive                                 01/30/68 to 04/01/68 


4th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

  

Counteroffensive, Phase IV                      04/02/68 to 06/30/68  


5th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Counteroffensive, Phase V                        07/01/68 to 11/0168       


6th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Counteroffensive, Phase VI                      11/02/68 to 02/22/69 


7th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

TET/69 Counteroffensive                          02/23/69 to 06/08/69 


8th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Summer/Fall 1969                                       06/09/69 to 10/31/69 


9th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Winter/Spring 1970                                     11/01/69 to 04/30/70 


10th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Sanctuary Counteroffensive                   05/01/70 to 06/30/70 


11th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Counteroffensive, Phase VII                   07/01/70 to 06/30/71  


12th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Consolidation, I                                          07/01/71 to 11/30/71 


13th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Consolidation, II                                         12/01/71 to 03/29/72 


14th  Campaign

      Title                                                        Dates

 

Cease Fire                                                  03/30/72 to 01/28/73 


 

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