SUBJECT: Task Force 1-11 Combat After Action Report

21 July 1971

 
 

(Operation Montana Mustang) (U)

 
     
 

Commanding Officer, B Company, 1st Battalion, 11th Infantry

 
 

CPT Beasley, Alvin E. Jr, XXX-XX-XXXX, 08 April 71 03 August 71

 
     
 

Commanding Officer, C Company, 1st Battaltion, 11th Infantry

 
 

CPT Stowell, Walter O, XXX-XX-XXXX, 08 April 71 13 June 71

 
 

1LT Johnson, William A, XXX-XX-XXXX, 14 June 71 03 July 71

 
 

CPT Clayton, Ronald A, XXX-XX-XXXX, 04 July 71 03 August 71

 
     
 

Commanding Officer, D Company, 1st Battalion, 11th Infantry

 
 

CPT Pierce, Robert V, XXX-XX-XXXX, 08 April 18 June 71

 
 

CPT Ruffin, Willie L, XXX-XX-XXXX, 19 June 71 03 August 71

 
     
 

Commanding Officer, E Company, 1st Battalion, 11th Infantry

 
 

CPT Cothren, Sanford D, XXX-XX-XXXX, 08 April 71 16 June 71

 
 

CPT Dickenson, Mark V, XXX-XX-XXXX, 17 June 71 03 August 71

 
     
 

6. (C) TASK FORCE ORGANIZATION (TF 1-11): The task organization changed repeatedly during the operation due to the necessity of detaching infantry companies OPCON to the armor battalion (TF 1-77) and the mechanized battalion (TF 1-61) of the brigade, but basically the task organization consisted of four (4) rifle companies. There were periods when a mechanized scout platoon was placed OPCON to TF 1-11 for specific missions within the battalions area of operations. Upon assuming the additional responsibilities of AO BLUE a cavalry troop was placed OPCON to TF 1-11.

7.   (C)   SUPPORTING FORCES:

      a. Army Aviaiton: Throughout the duration of the operation     extensive use was made of the brigades organic UH1H and OH58 helicopters, in addition UH1H and UH1G helicopters were requested through the brigade aviation section and were provided by the 101st Abn Div (AMB). The total number of helicopters utilized during the period 08 April 1971 to 21 July 1971.

 
     
 

        (1) UH1H: 318

        (2) AH1G:   85

        (3) OH58:  102

        (4) CH47:      0

 
     
     
     
     
 

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