These missions significantly defeated North Vietnamese army units when they could be engaged but had little to no effect on the insurgency which was hampering the government of South Vietnam from establishing legitimacy.
What does NVA stand for?
NVA stands for North Vietnamese Army
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- National Vehicle Airconditioning Association (Australia)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
These daring and heroic souls venture well beyond their artillery coverage to confront ambushes laid down by some of Asia's most seasoned and professional troops from the North Vietnamese Army (NVA).
In April 1975 South Vietnam was in chaos and the North Vietnamese Army threatened Saigon.
Ho Chi Mihn and his North Vietnamese army defeated the French and South Vietnamese armies, which were supported by the Western-colonizing countries of the United States, Britain, and France.
Before this charter and going back to the late 1960s and early 1970s, NVC used to stand for North Viet Cong, the guerrilla force that, with the support of the North Vietnamese Army, fought against South Vietnam and the United States.
1968: A North Vietnamese Army Division needed less than 10 tons of supplies per day.