history fact – January 6, 2017

Today is Friday, Jan. 6, the sixth day of 2017. There are 359 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History:

On Jan. 6, 1967, U.S. Marines and South Vietnamese troops launched Operation Deckhouse Five, an offensive in the Mekong River delta. The 10-day operation reportedly claimed the lives of 21 Viet Cong fighters along with seven Americans.

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