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Cold War Files: All Units: Events: Wheeler and Westmoreland Request More Troops

February 28, 1968
Wheeler and Westmoreland Request More Troops

Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Wheeler, at the behest of Gen. Westmoreland, asks President Johnson for an additional 206,000 soldiers and mobilization of reserve units in the U.S.

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