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1. "Kuehn, John Dr CIV USA TRADOC" <firstname.lastname@example.org> 2. Gordon Rottman <email@example.com> -----Message from: "Kuehn, John Dr CIV USA TRADOC" <firstname.lastname@example.org>----- Rats!! Everytime I surf to the history channel it is discussing Nostradamus, ice cream, trucks, or some other esoteric topic. I liked it better when it was "the Hitler channel." John T. Kuehn, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Military History Curriculum Developer Department of Military History U.S. Army Command and General Staff College Fort Leavenworth, KS "Kuehn, John Dr CIV USA TRADOC" <email@example.com> -----Message from: Gordon Rottman <firstname.lastname@example.org>----- Some may be interested in the amount of artillery the US and the French possessed at Khe Sanh and DBP and amount of rounds fired. From my Osprey book on Khe Sanh: Major Weapons, Khe Sanh and Dien Bien Phu US/French Khe Sanh Dien Bien Phu* heavy mortars 7x4.2-inch 28x120mm 105mm howitzers 18 24 155mm howitzers 6 4 recoilless rifles 93x106mm 8-12x75mm tanks 6x90mm 10x76mm quad .50-cal MGs 2 4 twin 40mm guns 2 -- Artillery expenditure (rounds) US/French 158,900 93,000 NVA/Viet Minh 11,114† 103,000‡ * The French lost 11x120mm, 2x105mm, and 1x155mm in the first two days. † Includes rounds fired on the hill outposts. ‡ Viet Minh claim they fired 350,000 rounds. Gordon Rottman Gordon Rottman <email@example.com> ----- For subscription help, go to: http://www.h-net.org/lists/help/ To change your subscription settings, go to http://h-net.msu.edu/cgi-bin/wa?SUBED1=h-war -----