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VC-Viet Cong, a term used to refer to the Communist guerrillas in


South Vietnam; a contraction of the Vietnamese phrase meaning


"Vietnamese Communists." VCI-Viet Cong Infrastructure. VCLF-Viet Cong Local Force. Viet Minh-The Vietnamese contraction for Viet Nam Doc Lap Nong


Minh Hoi, a Communist-led coalition of nationalist groups, which


actively opposed the Japanese in World War II and the French in


the first Indochina War. VIS-Vietnamese Information Service. VMA-Marine Attack Squadron. VMA(AW>-Marine All-Wearher Fighter Squadron. VMCJ-Marine Composite Reconnaissance Squadron. VMFA-Marine Fighter Attack Squadron.


VMF(AW)-Marine Fighter Squadron (All-Weather). VMGR-Marine Refueller Transport Squadron. VMO-Marine Observation Squadron. VNAF-Vietnamese Air Force. VNMB-Vietnamese Marine Brigade. VNMC-Vietnamese Marine Corps. VNN-Vietnamese Navy. VNRS-Vietnamese National Rail System. VT-Variable timed electronic fuse for an arrillery shell which causes airburst over the target area.


WestPac-Western Pacific.


WIA-Wounded in Action.


WFRC-Washington Federal Records Center.



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