BEN HET - You Decide! Some say it is and some say it is not.
Yes that is ben het i was there, 1969 and yes through the tank attack I got hit there and went to hospital in japan for 2 months and then went back to the same camp the one thing that stands out about the pic is the 50 cal. tower to the right that's where I got hit with Shrapnel, they were trying to hit the tower while I was pulling up 50 cal. ammo and one piece came through the opening of the entrance door and hit me in the knee - ouch!!!!!!!!!!!!
NEWS: June 23, 1969 - Ben Het, a U.S. Special Forces camp located 288 miles northeast of Saigon and six miles from the junction of the Cambodian, Laotian and South Vietnamese borders, is besieged and cut off by 2,000 North Vietnamese troops using artillery and mortars. The base was defended by 250 U.S. soldiers and 750 Montagnard tribesmen. The siege lasted until July 2 when the defenders were reinforced by an allied relief column.